2020 fire season preparedness and Shasta County’s “Code Red” Emergency Notification System

SHASTA COUNTY, Calif. — Living in Shasta County means wildfire is a reality we face every year, and wildfire preparedness – including staying informed with Code Red, the county‚Äôs Emergency Notification System – is essential, say area public safety officials. To ensure the area’s residents are as prepared as possible, Redding Fire Department and SHASCOM 911 are partnering to educate […]

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Redding PD’s UAV’s prove critical during major incidents

REDDING — Like many other law enforcement agencies its size, Redding Police Department does not have its own aviation unit or helicopters. Instead, the department relies heavily on assistance from CHP’s Northern Division Aerial Operations, which provides aerial support for 13 counties throughout northern California. Because of the vast area CHP’s Air Ops covers, much needed help from above is […]

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