K9 apprehends man who fled from, fought with SCSO deputies

REDDING — A probationer who fled from deputies during a Redding area traffic stop and then fought with a sheriff’s K-9 deployed to subdue him was ultimately apprehended and arrested early Tuesday morning, July 16. One of his two companions was also arrested for multiple warrants after the stop, which happened in the area of Lake Blvd. and Hiatt Dr. […]

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Parolee arrested after stabbing woman along Sacramento River Trail

REDDING — A Redding parolee was arrested after stabbing another woman early this morning, Thursday, July 11. The “unprovoked attack” happened where the victim had been camping, near the Turtle Bay East Open Space, along the Sacramento River Trail, at the dead-end of Bechelli Ln. According to authorities, the alleged suspect and victim are both transients who knew each other […]

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Too high to drive, woman lets son, 5, take the wheel – major crash ensues

REDDING — A woman who later admitted she was addicted to drugs and high on methamphetamine and heroin was arrested after crashing her vehicle while allowing her 5-year-old son drive, Saturday evening, July 6. After the collision, which happened at the intersection of Placer and Pine streets, the woman abandoned her young son and fled the scene on foot. Despite […]

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Woman, 22, critical after pulled from Sacramento River

REDDING — A 22-year-old woman was rushed to an area hospital in critical condition after an officer pulled her lifeless body from the Sacramento River in Redding yesterday afternoon, Thursday, July 4. The victim was reportedly swept down river into whitewater conditions near the Anderson Cottonwood Irrigation District (ACID) diversion dam, after she and three companions used pool/lake inflatables to […]

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Anderson motorcyclist ID’d after fatal Redding crash

REDDING — A motorcyclist has been identified after a fatal crash in unincorporated Redding, Saturday evening, June 29. This weekend’s deadly accident happened in the area of Texas Springs and Montgomery Ranch roads, southwest of the city limits. SEE OTHER RECENT SCNS HEADLINES: Hours-long Redding standoff ends with arrest of wanted felon CHP searching for woman who fled scene of […]

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Hours-long Redding standoff ends with arrest of wanted felon

REDDING — An hours-long barricaded standoff in Redding that began as an attempted probation search ended peacefully after a man was taken into custody late Wednesday evening, June 26. The standoff forced the evacuation of numerous homes surrounding the residence where the suspect was holed up and caused the closure of several surrounding roads, including Miller St, Harrison Ave., Cedars […]

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Wanted parolee arrested after Redding foot pursuit

REDDING — A gang member and parolee at large was arrested after leading officers on a foot pursuit in Redding Tuesday afternoon, June 18. The suspect who fled from officers was apprehended about two-tenths of a mile from where the chase began, according to official radio traffic at the time. LEADING THE SCNS HEADLINES: Crash sends logs raining down onto […]

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Two arrested in Redding after stolen handgun & property recovered

REDDING — Officers conducting extra patrol at the Redding Rodeo Grounds arrested two people, including a juvenile, after the pair was found to be in possession of a stolen handgun and other stolen property early Sunday morning, June 16. Redding PD had beefed up security and patrol around the grounds and surrounding areas after several recent burglaries had been reported, […]

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Woman arrested for attempted murder after Redding stabbing

REDDING — Authorities in Redding tracked down and arrested a woman they allege was responsible for the stabbing and attempted murder of a local man last Wednesday afternoon, June 12. The stabbing, which left the victim in critical condition with life-threatening knife wounds to his upper back and neck area, happened on the 800 block of Parkview Ave., in Redding. […]

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Man who fled in halter top, high heels taken down by RPD K-9

REDDING — A distinctively dressed Redding man who fled from officers while wearing a halter top, high heels, and tight jeans earlier this afternoon, Sunday, June 2, was apprehended with assistance from a CHP aviation crew and a police K-9. Today’s arrest happened in a heavily-wooded area northeast of S. Bonnyview Rd. and Bechelli Ln. SEE OTHER RECENT SCNS HEADLINES: […]

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