Furious after running out of gas, man torches own car

REDDING — A man who officers warned after investigating reports that he was smashing out the windows of and destroying his own vehicle was later arrested after setting fire to his vehicle in the parking lot of a Redding business, Tuesday, Dec. 11. Redding PD later said the man, identified asĀ  Dane Allan Brayman, 39, of Antelope, CA, was angry […]

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Redding pedestrian, 61, critically injured after hit by pickup

REDDING — A 61-year-old Redding man is in critical condition after he was struck by a pickup truck while attempting to cross the road, early Tuesday evening, Dec. 4. The major-injury accident happened near the intersection of South and California streets, according to Redding PD. LEADING THE REDDING HEADLINES: Man threatens to sexually assault girl, 4, while masturbating in her […]

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Man threatens to sexually assault girl, 4, while masturbating in her direction

REDDING — A man who had just caused a disturbance at a downtown Redding business accosted a mother and her young daughter as they left another nearby store. According to officials, the man threatened to sexually assault the 4-year-old girl, while pulling down his pants and masturbating in the mother and daughter’s direction. The man initially fled after citizen’s intervened […]

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With safe in hand, man tries to flee on foot after wild Redding pursuit, multiple crashes

REDDING — A probationer and suspected drug dealer who fled on foot after crashing into a car in a Redding Wal-Mart parking lot was apprehended this afternoon, Monday, Dec. 3. When the man fled from his wrecked car he was seen running while carrying a safe, which officers later learned was stuffed with cash and a “significant amount of heroin.” […]

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Firefighters battle Redding dump blaze started by “unknown hazardous material”

REDDING — Firefighters spent about two-and-a-half hours knocking down and cleaning up after a fire erupted at City of Redding’s Solid Waste Transfer Facility Saturday morning, Dec. 1. According to fire officials, the source of this weekend’s fire was traced to an “unknown hazardous material” someone had recently dumped at the facility, at 2255 Abernathy Ln. LEADING THE SCNS HEADLINES: […]

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Red Bluff man arrested after Redding high-speed pursuit, crash

REDDING — A Red Bluff man who led officers on a high-speed pursuit that was eventually cancelled due to the man’s alleged dangerous actions and inclement weather conditions was later apprehended when he crashed into another car. The pursuit began near Shasta View Dr. and Marigold Way and ended when the alleged suspect crashed into another vehicle in the area […]

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Traffic stop leads to arrest of pair who burglarized Redding school

UPDATED: Saturday, Dec. 1, 12:30 p.m., With Goltz’s booking information. REDDING — A traffic stop in Redding late last night, Thursday, Nov. 29, led to the arrest of two people officials say burglarized Boulder Creek Elementary School and later sold the items they stole from the school’s campus for drugs. LEADING THE SCNS HEADLINES: Bicyclist without helmet, other safety equipment, […]

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Bicyclist without helmet, other safety equipment, seriously injured when struck by car

REDDING — Heavy rains and limited visibility are being partially blamed after a vehicle plowed into a bicyclist early Tuesday morning, Nov. 27. The collision left the bike rider – who had not been wearing a helmet – with major injuries, and happened at the intersection of Hilltop Dr. and Browning St., according to Redding PD. LEADING THE SCNS HEADLINES: […]

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Impaired on prescription drugs, man arrested after Redding crash

REDDING — An allegedly impaired driver was arrested after a Redding crash early this morning, Friday, Nov. 23. The non-injury, two-vehicle accident happened in the area of Butte and Sequoia streets, according to Redding PD. LEADING THE SCNS HEADLINES: Arrested days ago with “tens of thousands” dollars worth of stolen Redding vehicles & property, man nabbed again in stolen car […]

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Officers investigating after argument leads to shots fired at Redding motel

REDDING — Officers are asking for help identifying several subjects who became involved in a verbal argument that led to at least one gunshot being fired at a Redding motel Tuesday, Nov. 20. The altercation and shooting happened at Motel 6 at 1250 Twin View Blvd. LEADING HE SCNS HEADLINES: Woman attacks Redding officers, K-9, & firefighters with rocks over […]

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