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.

Fresno County Sheriff’s deputies have arrested 34 year old Anthony Garza of Fresno.  He has been booked into the Fresno County Jail on multiple charges of burglary, possession of stolen property, attempting to steal a car and evading police.  His bail is set at $203,500.

Property crimes detectives with the Fresno County Sheriff’s Office have arrested 29 year old Nelson Navarrette of Fowler and an 18 year old man.

Thursday evening, Fresno County Sheriff’s deputies contacted and arrested 20 year old Jake Randles of England at Fresno Yosemite International Airport.

10/6/17 - Through a comparison of fingerprints, technicians with the Fresno County Sheriff's Office Crime Scene Unit have positively identified the two people recovered from the car in the Kings River on Thursday.  The man is Yinan Wang, 31, of San Diego.  The woman is his 32 year old wife, Jie Song, of China.  These are the two names we were initially given, but needed to confirm, which we now have done.  Song’s age was previously reported to be 30.  It has been adjusted to the accurate age of 32.

Shortly after 9:00 pm on Sunday, Huron Police officers responded to a call of suspicious activity at an apartment complex located on the northeast corner of S. Lassen and W. Tornado Avenues in Huron.

Fresno County Sheriff’s detectives have arrested 64 year old Peter Samhammer of Clovis.  He has been booked into the Fresno County Jail on four felony counts of child abuse.  His bail was set at $100,000.  He posted bond Friday night and was released from jail.

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On Wednesday, Fresno County Sheriff’s deputies arrested 38 year old Casy Weaver.  He has been booked into the Fresno County Jail.  He is facing felony charges of auto theft and possession of stolen property.  His bail has been set at $23,500.

9/22/17 - Friday, detectives with the Fresno County Sheriff’s Office met with members of the Fresno County District Attorney’s Office to review Wednesday’s case involving a toddler from Calwa who was killed.  The DA’s Office made the decision to file a murder charge against the suspect, 24 year old Gage Hurtado.  He is scheduled to be arraigned in court Monday morning.

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Tony Botti
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