Red Bluff targeted clean-up effort removes more than 30,000 lbs of trash from Reeds Creek area

RED BLUFF, Calif., — Officials say a targeted clean-up effort that began in Red Bluff on Friday has already yielded more than 30,000 pounds of trash removed from the Reeds Creek area near the Red Bluff River Park. Weather permitting, the clean-up is expected to continue throughout the weekend. Reeds Creek passes under Main Street, between the Sacramento River and […]

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Wrong-way driver killed in fiery head-on crash with big rig on I-5 in Redding

REDDING, Calif., — Authorities say a wrong-way driver was killed in a fiery wreck when she plowed head-on into a tractor-trailer combo on Interstate 5 in Redding early this morning, Friday, Jan. 14. Two occupants from the big rig managed to escape serious injury after the collision, which occurred just north of South Bonnyview Road, according to officials. LEADING THE […]

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Yreka burglary investigation leads to pair’s arrest

YREKA, Calif., — Authorities say two people were arrested after they were found hiding at a Yreka home they had broken into and were staying without permission Tuesday, Jan. 11. LEADING THE SCNS HEADLINES: Wrong-way driver killed in fiery head-on crash with big rig on I-5 in Redding Missing since 2014, man’s remains identified after discovered at Redding construction site […]

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Oregon man arrested after stealing county-owned backhoe in Yreka, crashing through barricade

YREKA, Calif., — Authorities say an Oregon man was arrested after a wild incident involving a stolen county-owned CAT backhoe, which he commandeered from the Siskiyou County Service Yard on Sharps Road in Yreka Thursday afternoon, Jan. 13. The alleged suspect was eventually dragged from the stolen piece of construction equipment by a witness and Yreka police officer, after ramming […]

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Seen shooting into ex-girlfriend’s Red Bluff home, shotgun-wielding man shot by responding officer

RED BLUFF, Calif., — Authorities say a shotgun-wielding man who was seen actively shooting into his ex-girlfriend’s Red Bluff residence was shot by an officer who responded to reports of a disturbance early this morning, Wednesday, Jan. 12. The alleged gunman was hospitalized and faces attempted homicide and shooting into an occupied dwelling charges related to the shooting, which happened […]

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Missing since 2014, man’s remains identified after discovered at Redding construction site

REDDING, Calif., — Authorities have released the name of a local man whose remains were discovered at a construction site in Redding late last year. SCNS has since learned that the man had been reported as a missing and endangered person nearly eight years ago. The bones were discovered at the future Costco site by Native American Archeological Monitors who […]

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Anderson traffic stop leads to seizure of firearms, meth, MDMA & $16,000 cash

ANDERSON, Calif., — Authorities say a convicted felon was arrested after an overnight traffic stop led to the discovery of multiple handguns and rifles, along with ammunition, methamphetamine, MDMA (Ecstasy), and around $16,000 in US currency early Monday morning, Jan. 10. LEADING THE SCNS HEADLINES: Felon arrested after Anderson search warrants uncover multiple firearms, ammo Red Bluff hit and run […]

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Red Bluff hit and run leads to pursuit, multi-agency search – Local couple arrested

RED BLUFF, Calif., — Authorities say two people were arrested after a non-injury parking lot hit and run led to a dangerous pursuit and multi-agency search Saturday afternoon, Jan. 8. California Highway Patrol, Tehama County Sheriff’s Office, and Bureau of Land Management officials assisted Red Bluff Police Department with the search that ultimately led to the pair’s apprehension. Yesterday’s incident […]

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Red Bluff citizen’s tip leads to wanted felon’s arrest for attempted catalytic converter thefts

RED BLUFF, Calif., — Authorities say a citizen’s tip led to the arrest of a wanted felon who was seen trying to cut off a vehicle’s catalytic converter outside a Red Bluff fast-food restaurant Thursday, Jan. 6. LEADING THE SCNS HEADLINES: Felon arrested after Anderson search warrants uncover multiple firearms, ammo Woman, 72, arrested after drunken and violent incident at […]

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Local man arrested after Anderson search warrants uncover multiple firearms, ammo

CORRECTION: An earlier version of this article indicated the suspect was charged as being a felon in possession of weapons and ammunition. However, it has since been learned that the suspect was prohibited from owning or possessing firearms and ammunition due to being a drug addicted person. ANDERSON, Calif., — Authorities say an Anderson man was arrested after a pair […]

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