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Police Beat – April 17

NEWMAN POLICE Multiple charges Newman police said Enrique Mendoza, 29, of Newman was arrested April 11 on charges stemming from a burglary at Newman Mini-Storage which was reported March 19. […]
April 18, 2014 | Posted in: Police Beat | 0 Comments | Full Story »

NPD Explorers look to rebuild ranks

NEWMAN – Students with an interest in law enforcement can get a taste of the profession as Explorers. The Newman Police Department is hoping to build its dwindling ranks of […]
April 18, 2014 | Posted in: Community, Police Beat | 0 Comments | Full Story »

‘Suspicious persons’ report triggers Diablo response

DIABLO GRANDE – Law enforcement converged on Diablo Grande Tuesday morning for a report of unknown subjects armed with shotguns, authorities said. Officers reportedly conducted an extensive search of a […]
April 15, 2014 | Posted in: News, Police Beat | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Sentence handed down in murder of Gustine man

By Rob Parsons MERCED SUN-STAR Story reprinted courtesy of Merced Sun-Star Kimberly Brewer stood before a crowded courtroom Friday morning and said she would never forgive the gang member who […]
April 11, 2014 | Posted in: News, Police Beat | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Police Beat – April 10

Gustine Police Graffiti cases under investigation Gustine police are investigating five gang graffiti incidents which occurred over the weekend and are believed to be linked. According to authorities the cases […]
April 11, 2014 | Posted in: Police Beat | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Police Beat – April 3

Newman Police Shots strike home Newman police are investigating a March 26 shooting incident in which bullets struck an occupied home in the 1000 block of Q Street. Police Chief […]
April 7, 2014 | Posted in: Police Beat | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Police Beat – March 27

Newman Police Burglary/vehicle theft Police said a burglary and vehicle theft were reported March 20 at a residence in the 1300 block of P Street. According to police reports, the […]
March 27, 2014 | Posted in: Police Beat | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Police Beat – March 6

Newman Police Drug charges Newman police said three people were arrested last week on drug possession charges. Authorities identified those arrested as: • Adam Q. Torres, 25, of Newman, who […]
March 10, 2014 | Posted in: Police Beat | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Police Beat – Feb. 27

Newman Police Drug charge Newman police said a Feb. 20 traffic stop at Merced and Highway 33 led to the arrest of the driver on drug possession charges. Authorities said […]
March 4, 2014 | Posted in: Police Beat | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Police Beat – Feb. 20

Gustine Police Felony charges Gustine police said a Feb. 15 vehicle stop at Highway 140 and Second Street led to the arrest of the driver on felony charges of vehicle […]
February 24, 2014 | Posted in: Police Beat | 0 Comments | Full Story »