Redding Police News Releases

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Felon on PRCS arrested with loaded firearm

POLICE DEPARTMENT Bill Schueller, Chief of Police 530.225.4200 530.225.4553 FAX     NEWS RELEASE  December 1st, 2020      5:30 A.M. CASE#20R078832     In ...

Slow the Fast Down: Public Encouraged to Follow the Speed Limit

A new statewide initiative encourages drivers to “slow the fast down” and understand the dangers of speeding.

Convicted felon arrested for possession of loaded firearms

POLICE DEPARTMENT Bill Schueller, Chief of Police 530.225.4200 530.225.4553 FAX     NEWS RELEASE November 25th, 2020   5:30 A.M. CASE#20R077539     On November 25th ...

K9 Helps Locate Stolen Guns

During the track, K9 Otto located several items stolen from the vehicle, including hunting gear and all outstanding firearms.

K9 Chase helps Redding Police Officers locate heroin hidden in vehicle

On Friday, November 13th, 2020, at 9:32 P.M., Redding Police K9 Chase helped officers find heroin hidden in a vehicle parked at Food Maxx.

Redding Police Investigations Press Conference Today

November 13, 2020 @ 1:40PM The Redding Police Department will be holding a press conference today at 3:00 PM in the City of Redding Council ...

K9 Gunner Locates Wanted Subject Fleeing Collision

K9 Gunner located Vandolah hiding in the overgrown brush surrounding a water hazard, and assisted Officers in taking Vandolah into custody. 

Redding Police and California Alcoholic Beverage Control cite four store clerks during minor decoy operation in Anderson

Redding Police Department officers and agents with the California Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) conducted a Minor Decoy operation on November 5th, 2020 from 5 pm ...

Officers Arrest Santa Rosa Man After Brief Standoff

Staff at the motel called to report an occupant of a room was screaming, damaging property and flooding the room with water.

Felony Hit-and-Run Suspect Arrested

19R083712   On December 20, 2019 at about 5:49 p.m., officers responded to a fatal hit-and-run traffic collision on South Market Street south of Angelo ...

Two Major Injury Motorcycle Traffic Collisions

20R072692     20R072704   On November 2, 2020, the Redding Police Department responded to two major-injury motorcycle traffic collisions. Officers first responded to a single ...

DUI Driver Arrested Following Collisions, Battery Report

Officers made contact with Michael Hernandez, 46 years of Santa Rosa, driving a 2004 burgundy Pontiac Grand Prix.  Hernandez initially refused to comply with the ...