Fireman’s Ball 12.31.2018

The Atascadero firefighters association is hosting a New Year’s Eve fireman’s ball tonight at the Atascadero pavilion on the lake. All proceeds benefit the firefighters association That’s tonight at the pavilion on the lake. The fireman’s ball. Tickets are $50 if you buy them on line. $65 at the door. You can buy tickets at…

Paradise Fire and PG & E – 12.31.2018

The Sacramento Bee is reporting that PG and E may face charges in connection with the Paradise fire, during which more than 80 people were killed. The Bee says attorney general Xavier Becerra says the utility could face criminal charges. The LA Times reports that Butte county officials ignored warnings that a fire catastrophe was…

SB 54 – 12.31.2018

So, what is senate bill 54? SB 54 is known as the California Values Act or by its moniker as the sanctuary state bill. This is the bill that impacts law enforcement and, according to the united states department of justice, allegedly interferes with the ability of federal immigration authorities to carry out their jobs.…

Newman Arrest 12.31.2018

In the central valley, the suspect who shot and killed a Newman police officer in Stanislaus county is captured outside Bakersfield. Gustavo Perez Arriaga was caught near Bakersfield while trying to flee to Mexico. Five people were arrested for allegedly aiding and abetting Arriaga. His brother, his girlfriend and three Bakersfield residents were arrested. Stanislaus…

Escapee Arrested 12.31.2018

An inmate who escaped from San Quentin state prison was arrested Saturday afternoon at taco bell in Paso Robles. Shalom Mendoza walked away from the state prison Wednesday. He was seen purchasing dark clothing to replace his prison uniform at a dollar store in San Miguel. That was about 4:20 Friday afternoon. He was spotted…

Sobriety Check Point 12.31.2018

Friday night, the Paso Robles police department set up a sobriety check point on Creston road. Law enforcement will be out in force tonight on New Year’s Eve, looking for drivers under the influence. If you’re celebrating the new year tonight, you’re encouraged to use a designated driver or take Uber, Lyft or Fetch.

Fuel Theft in Mexico 12.28.2018

Mexico’s new president says the theft of $3 billion in fuel every year from state run fuel depots and pipelines in Mexico is an inside job. President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador says company employees steal fuel and distribute it or help thieves steal it by ensuring fuel continues to run through pipelines. Thieves drill an…