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Crews Monitoring Levee in Western Fresno County

Crews Monitoring Levee in Western Fresno County

The Fresno County Sheriff’s is working with members of the...

Detectives Arrest Lottery Scratcher Thief

Detectives Arrest Lottery Scratcher Thief

2/15/17 - Property crimes detectives with the Fresno County...

Detectives Prevent Possible Sex Abuse; Arrest Man Targeting a 16 Year Old Girl

Detectives Prevent Possible Sex Abuse; Arrest Man Targeting a 16 Year Old Girl

On February 14th, Fresno County Sheriff’s detectives arrested 74...

Man Beats Co-Worker to Death; Suspect Arrested

Man Beats Co-Worker to Death; Suspect Arrested

2/15/17 - The Coroner’s Office has released the name of Tuesday’s...

Man Shoots Innocent Bystander in Courthouse Park; Deputies Arrest Gunman

Man Shoots Innocent Bystander in Courthouse Park; Deputies Arrest Gunman

Fresno County Sheriff’s deputies have arrested 24 year old John...

Two People Identified in Case of Smuggling Contraband into the Fresno County Jail

Two People Identified in Case of Smuggling Contraband into the Fresno County Jail

The Fresno County District Attorney’s Office is reviewing a case...

Man Safe Following Swift Water Rescue

Man Safe Following Swift Water Rescue

Around 1:30 pm on Tuesday, Fresno County Sheriff’s Office...

Understanding the Legalities of Prop 64

Understanding the Legalities of Prop 64

Since the passage of Proposition 64, many legal questions have been...

Beware of Reoccurring Phone Scam

Beware of Reoccurring Phone Scam

The Fresno County Sheriff’s Office wants to make the public aware of...

Avoid Accidental 911 Calls

Avoid Accidental 911 Calls

Accidental 911 phone calls can congest emergency dispatch centers.

  • Crews Monitoring Levee in Western Fresno County

    Crews Monitoring Levee in...

  • Detectives Arrest Lottery Scratcher Thief

    Detectives Arrest Lottery...

  • Detectives Prevent Possible Sex Abuse; Arrest Man Targeting a 16 Year Old Girl

    Detectives Prevent Possible...

  • Man Beats Co-Worker to Death; Suspect Arrested

    Man Beats Co-Worker to...

  • Man Shoots Innocent Bystander in Courthouse Park; Deputies Arrest Gunman

    Man Shoots Innocent...

  • Two People Identified in Case of Smuggling Contraband into the Fresno County Jail

    Two People Identified in...

  • Man Safe Following Swift Water Rescue

    Man Safe Following Swift...

  • Understanding the Legalities of Prop 64

    Understanding the Legalities...

  • Beware of Reoccurring Phone Scam

    Beware of Reoccurring Phone...

  • Avoid Accidental 911 Calls

    Avoid Accidental 911 Calls

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Accidental 911 phone calls can congest emergency dispatch centers.

Many times this occurs when cell phones are placed in a pocket, belt clip or purse and a pre-programmed emergency button gets bumped.  Even a locked phone can dial 911.  

Please click on the thumbnail gallery on the upper left to learn about some simple tips to eliminate accidents and ensure that people who need legitimately emergency service, get it.

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