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Woman arrested for charge of providing alcohol to juvenile

The Inyo County Sheriff’s Department issued the following press release: On February 24th, a Sheriff’s Department Deputy located an unconscious juvenile on the floorboard of a truck parked in the desert at a known local party spot.  By the time the juvenile was admitted to Northern Inyo Hospital, the juvenile was suffering from hypothermia, alcohol […]

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Law Enforcement Appreciation Day at Bishop City Park

Law Enforcement Appreciation Day 10a-2p Bishop City Park The Bishop Police Department in conjunction with other local law enforcement agencies is sponsoring a Law Enforcement Appreciation Day. There will be booths including on-site Children ID Kits (sponsored by the Masons), Senior Safety information kits, Bike Registration, Volunteer Recruiting, Dunking Booth (who knows which officers will […]

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Inyo’s Shane Scott garners more honors

the following press release was issued by the Inyo County Shefiff’s Department: Sheriff’s Investigator, Shane Scott, has been selected to receive two additional Medal of Valor Awards for his selfless, and decisive actions during a vehicle collision that took place on August 9, 2010 which resulted in the rescue of a 22-year old college student […]

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Drug bust nets three in Mono County

The Mono County Sheriff’s Office issued the following press release: On Sunday, August 28, 2011, at approximately 11:00 p.m., Mono County Sheriff’s Department Deputies stopped a Tioga motor home for not observing the speed limit as it traveled north bound on Hwy 395 north of Bridgeport.  The deputy made contact with the individuals inside of […]

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Letter to the Editor: Parking police

Summer is here and a lot of us travel north to cooler climes from the Indian Wells Valley.  If you travel through Bishop be forewarned: “there’s a new sheriff in town”.  Akin to the age-old unethical use of speed traps, Bishop has found a way to pad their coffers with at least one version of […]

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