Citizen’s tip in northern Yreka leads to arrest of Hornbrook probationer

YREKA, Calif., — Authorities say a citizen’s tip regarding a man acting suspiciously in northern Yreka led to the arrest of a man who was found to be in possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia, along with two California prohibited knifes Saturday, May 28. One of the illegally possessed knives the man was found to have was a ballistic-style knife, […]

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K-9 Otto takes another bite out of crime, takes down man caught burglarizing Redding Dollar Tree

REDDING, Calif., — Authorities say a man who broke into and vandalized a Redding business was apprehended with the assistance of a police K-9 early this morning, Sunday, May 29. LEADING THE SCNS HEADLINES: Alleged gun-toting student detained at Enterprise High in Redding, ending lockdown Wanted on child sex abuse warrant, man plows head-on into Redding business, killing himself Arcata […]

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Wanted on child sex abuse warrant, man plows head-on into Redding business, killing himself

REDDING, Calif., — Authorities say a man who was wanted in connection with an ongoing child sexual abuse investigation was killed when he crashed into the side of a furniture store on Dana Drive Saturday morning, May 28. It was not immediately clear if the man intended to crash into the side of the building or if the collision was […]

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Victim, 63, ID’d after fatal offroad vehicle crash in Lakeview

LAKEVIEW, Calif., — Authorities say a man was killed in a solo-vehicle crash involving an offroad vehicle in the unincorporated community of Lakeview, between the cities of Perris and San Jacinto, Friday evening, May 28. The fatal accident occurred in the area of 5th Street and Yucca Avenue, according to officials. SEE OTHER RECENT RCNS HEADLINE NEWS: Riverside boy, 15, […]

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Riverside boy, 15, ID’d after fatal Corona wreck that injured three others

CORONA, Calif., — Authorities say a teen was killed after a vehicle he was a passenger in left the freeway and launched over a dry wash before crashing and overturning on the opposite side of the embankment late Tuesday evening, May 24. Three other occupants from the vehicle were injured and hospitalized with a variety of injuries after the solo-vehicle […]

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4 arrested, $36,000 in stolen golf carts recovered in Palm Desert theft investigation

PALM DESERT, Calif., — Authorities say four people were arrested and more than $36,000 in stolen golf carts were recovered as the result of an extensive investigation that began earlier this month. Palm Desert Sheriff’s Station personnel, along with the Riverside Auto-Theft Interdiction Detail (RAID) team members conducted the weeks-long investigation, “which incorporated numerous man-hours and included the disassembling of […]

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Arcata man who attempted to injure Anderson officer with fifteen-pound metal pipe arrested

ANDERSON, Calif., — Authorities say a man who was allegedly seen throwing rocks and other objects at passing vehicles and later threw a large metal pipe at a responding officer was taken into custody Tuesday morning, May 24. No citizens or officers were injured as a result of the violent encounter, which began in the area of Highway 273 and […]

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Alleged gun-toting student detained at Enterprise High in Redding, ending lockdown

REDDING, Calif., — Authorities say reports of an Enterprise High School student in possession of a firearm in Redding led to a campus-wide lockdown and the safe and swift apprehension of the student, reported to be a juvenile female, earlier this morning, Wednesday, May 25. While officials have not said if a handgun or other firearm was actually recovered as […]

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TONIGHT: Area residents invited to Burney “Town Hall” meeting – With multiple June candidates scheduled to attend

BURNEY, Calif., — Residents of Shasta County’s Intermountain communities and beyond are invited to attend tonight’s open-forum “Town-Hall” style meeting to meet some of the “non-established” candidates running in the June 7 elections. The meeting, which will be held this evening at the Burney VFW Hall, begins at 6 p.m. and will continue through 8 p.m. for all those interested […]

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Man jumps from second-story window to evade RPD K-9 nabbed by second K-9 waiting below, ending hours-long standoff

REDDING, Calif., — Authorities say the investigation into a man who has been accused of terrorizing and threatening to kill his neighbors and brandishing a knife at them led to his arrest following an hours-long standoff at the Redding apartment complex where he lives yesterday afternoon, Monday, May 23. The man’s neighbors have since said the suspect, 46-year-old Jeffrey William […]

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