This section of the Web site is kept up-to-date with the latest news, announcements, and alerts from the Fresno County Sheriff's office.

The Fresno County Sheriff’s is working with members of the California Office of Emergency Services, Cal Fire, Fresno County Public Works and the Tranquillity Irrigation District to monitor a potential hazardous situation in an area northwest of the town of Tranquillity.

On February 14th, Fresno County Sheriff’s detectives arrested 74 year old Van Nechvatal of Fresno.

2/15/17 - The Coroner’s Office has released the name of Tuesday’s homicide victim.  She is Outi Hicks, 32, of Fresno.

Fresno County Sheriff’s deputies have arrested 24 year old John Major and booked him into the Fresno County Jail.

The Fresno County District Attorney’s Office is reviewing a case where Sheriff’s detectives identified two men who tried to smuggle contraband into the Fresno County Jail.

Around 1:30 pm on Tuesday, Fresno County Sheriff’s Office dispatchers received a call from a woman who said her neighbor was trapped in his pickup truck, which was submerged in water.

Members of the Fresno County Sheriff’s Office Crime Scene Unit have identified the victim of a recent homicide.  He is Jonny Alexy Calderon Aguilar, 25, of Mendota.

On Thursday, February 2nd, 2017 just before 9:00 pm, a robbery occurred at the Valero gas station located on the 2400 block of W. Tahoe Ave. in Caruthers.

1/30/17 - The homicide victim has been identified as Francisco Acosta, 68, of Huron.

Contact Information

Tony Botti
Public Information Officer
(559) 600-8137
(559) 977-0379
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