Media Relations

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.

Deputies Prevent Woman from being Injured during a Violent Domestic Disturbance Call

Created 07/31/2015 @ 04:41pm

Around 12:00 pm on Friday, the Fresno County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch Center received a 911 call from a woman who lives in the area of Belmont and Leonard Ave. in Fresno.


Deputies Arrest Two Men Fleeing from Car Involved in a Hit and Run Crash

Created 07/29/2015 @ 04:46pm

Harvey Welch & David Piersen41-year-old Harvey Welch of Fresno has been booked into the Fresno County Jail for multiple counts including:  Hit and run, reckless driving and drug possession.  Welch is also on active probation for a drug charge and had a warrant out for his arrest.


79-Year-Old Tree Trimmer Dies from Injuries Suffered in an Industrial Accident

Created 07/27/2015 @ 04:14pm

Shortly before noon Monday, a 911 call was made to report an industrial accident and fire at an orchard located at 7855 N. Valentine Ave. in Fresno.  Fresno County Sheriff’s deputies, Fresno Fire and American Ambulance responded and found a 79-year-old man who was deceased.


Take Precautions to Avoid Injury or Getting Lost in the Wilderness

Created 07/24/2015 @ 04:09pm

The Fresno County Sheriff’s Office wants to remind the public to be safe by properly preparing themselves for outdoor activities.


Sheriff's Activity League (SAL) Career Day

Created 07/23/2015 @ 04:03pm

On Thursday, the Sheriff’s Foundation for Public Safety hosted a Career Day event as part of the Sheriff’s Activity League (SAL) Summer Program.


Homicide Detectives Investigating Death of Man Found on Roadside Near Coalinga

Created 07/22/2015 @ 04:27pm

Hector LemusThe Sheriff - Coroner’s Office has identified a recent homicide victim as Hector Steven Lemus, 37, of Santa Clarita.


Deputies Capture Wanted Felon Following a Car Crash & Foot Pursuit

Created 07/22/2015 @ 04:19pm

45-year-old Carlos Campos has been booked into the Fresno County Jail for resisting arrest and having two outstanding felony warrants.


Woman Arrested for Auto Theft While Attempting to Visit Boyfriend in Fresno County Jail

Created 07/21/2015 @ 03:11pm

Members of the Fresno HEAT (Help Eliminate Auto Theft) Task Force have booked 41-year-old Cynthia Abate of Clovis into the Fresno County Jail.  Abate faces charges of auto theft, identity theft and drug possession.


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