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Local pharmacy alerted police, arrest made

Press Release from Bishop Police Public Information Officer Katie Coffman Date of Event:         May 4, 2012 at 6:15pm. Type of Event:    459 PC- Burglary; 11350 HS-Possession of a Controlled Substance; 11368 HS-Forgery to Obtain Prescription Medication; 182(a)(1) PC-Conspiracy to Commit Crime; and 4060 BP-Possession of Controlled Substance Without a Prescription. Location:    644 W. […]

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Bishop Police arrest Arizona man on drug charges

Press Release from Bishop Police Public Information Officer Katie Coffman Date of Event:         May 3, 2012 at 8:53 pm. Type of Event:    11357(c) HS-Possession of over 1 Ounce Marijuana and 11359 HS-Possession of Marijuana for Sale; 11360(a) HS-Transportation of Marijuana for sales; 11364 HS-Possession of Paraphernalia; and $10,000 warrant out of Orange County. […]

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Bishop Police: flurry of calls and city council question

A flurry of activity for Bishop Police Monday night, and a question for police at last night’s City Council meeting. First the police action.  Officers told Sierra Wave that police were called about a possibly suicidal female in the Glenwood Trailer Park.  Officers responded and the situation turned out okay. Then, officers dealt with someone […]

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High-school high? Bishop residents arrested for pot sales

Two Bishop residents, 48-year-old Jeff Clifton Paco Sr., and a male juvenile, have been arrested for sales of marijuana, among other charges, with information that sales were allegedly taking place in and around Bishop Union High School. An investigation by the Inyo Narcotics Enforcement Team led to the arrests. According to a press release from […]

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Update on reported medical office burglary

(Press release from Bishop Police Public Information Officer Katie Coffman) On Tuesday February 28, 2012 at 1:54pm the California Highway Patrol responded to a vehicle accident, which occurred south of Lone Pine near Boulder Creek. On arrival, officers made contact with  a male driver and a female passenger. The California Highway Patrol, along with the […]

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Police investigate medical office burglary

Over the week-end, Bishop Police officers responded to a report of a possible burglary at the medical offices of Dr. Ashvin Pandiya at 611 W. Line St. in Bishop. Police said that it was on Saturday, February 25, at 1:18pm that the Bishop Police Department was dispatched to a report of a possible burglary on […]

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Bishop Police make a marijuana arrest

On February 16, 2012 at 2308 hours, the suspect,  James Michael Degroot, 26 of West Hollywood, was stopped for a minor traffic infraction by a Bishop Police Officer near the Bishop Country Club on Highway 395.. During the contact, a search of the vehicle was conducted and Officers said they recovered a large mason jar […]

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Bishop Police arrest two for car burglary

Bishop Police have arrested two Bishop men on allegations of burglary and other charges.  Public Information Officer Katie Coffman filed this report: On February 14, 2012 at approximately 0246, The Bishop Police Department was notified of two males breaking into vehicles. Officers responded to the area and located two males subjects standing near a vehicle […]

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Two arrested in Bishop on drug charges

Bishop Police Public Information Officer Katie Coffman reports: On February 4, 2012 at 2256 hours K9 Officer Gillespie conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle traveling south bound on N. Main Street. The vehicle was stopped for not using proper turn signals and a defective windshield. When Officer Gillespie approached the vehicle he could smell […]

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Police arrest local man on suspicion of theft

Bishop Police have arrested a local man on suspicion of stealing merchandise from Dwayne’s Pharmacy on West Line St.  One of the stolen items was Coricidin cough syrup. Bishop Police Lieutenant Fred Gomez said that the Police Department received a call from Dwayne’s close to noon on Thursday.  The caller reported that a man entered […]

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PORAC article reveals another side of a Mammoth conflict

Mammoth Police Sergeant Eric Hugelman went back to work at MLPD after almost two years of a fight over his termination and reinstatement. Now, his attorney in the appeal, Rob Sergi, has written an article in the PORAC magazine (Police Officers Research Association of California) this month. He tells a very different story from both […]

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