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Butte County Feb 21 Weekly Crime Report: 147 Incidents and 12 Crime Stories
Butte County Feb 21 Weekly Crime Report: 147 Incidents and 12 Crime Stories. During the last week, the place of Butte County recorded a total of 147 crime cases. The most reported crime was 'Suspicious Situation' with 46 cases, followed by 'Disturbance' with 32 cases, and 'Theft' standing at 24 cases. More severe crimes such as 'Assault' were reported 16 times, while 'Vandalism' was reported 10 times. Lesser reported crimes included 'Civil Problem' with 6 cases, 'Burglary' and 'Hit & Run' each with 4 cases, and 'Violation' and 'Robbery' each with 2 cases. The data also shows a single case filed under 'Other'. The situation calls for heightened vigilance and improved security measures in the place to curb the rising crime rates. The local authorities need to pay particular attention to the increasing number of 'Suspicious Situation' cases, which topped the list last week.
Rain-triggered landslides cause boulders, rocks to tumble onto California highway forcing closure
The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has announced road closures in the Feather River Canyon due to heavy rainfall triggering landslides, posing potential hazards to motorists in Butte County.
These Grass Valley, CA based Cats are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near grass valley.
❄️ Snowfall Triggers Chain Control Advisory in Marysville, CA
The time displayed is local to the original X account in 703 B St., Marysville, CA. Local drivers are being cautioned that ongoing snowfall may necessitate the use of chain controls today. Commuters and travelers in the Marysville area should remain vigilant and prepare for winter road conditions. Timely updates and detailed information regarding chain control locations can be found by visiting the provided link: https://t.co/X5OiS6OEtB. Weather forecasts suggest an improvement in conditions throughout the rest of the week, however, motorists are advised to stay informed on the latest traffic developments.
A Taste of Italy in Grass Valley: 4 Restaurants You Can't Miss
This article presents a guide to four exquisite Italian restaurants nestled in Grass Valley. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If yes, we'd love to hear your experiences and thoughts in the comments section below. Enjoy the read!
Tornado warning issued in Butte and Plumas counties
(FOX40.COM) — The National Weather Service issued a tornado warning in eastern Butte County and southwestern Plumas County until 4:30 p.m. and advised residents to immediately take cover on Monday afternoon. The NWS said that at 3:41 p.m. a thunderstorm was detected near Oroville Dam that could produce a tornado, and that radar indicated rotation. […]
Oroville: Firefighters extinguish small fire in commercial vehicle
OROVILLE, Calif. - CAL FIRE responded to a commercial vehicle fire Wednesday afternoon. CAL FIRE said they were dispatched around noon to the 3000 block of Oro Dam Boulevard East and when they arrived they found a 20-foot long travel trailer with light smoke showing. It took crews about five...
Man arrested for multiple gun and drug charges in Chico
BUTTE COUNTY, Calif. - A man was arrested for possession of methamphetamine, fentanyl and cocaine for sale and illegal firearm possession. On Tuesday, agents with the Butte Interagency Narcotics Task Force and the Butte County Sheriff’s Office Special Enforcement Unit executed a search warrant at Godman Avenue in Chico.
New project could combine recreation and fire-resilience in Butte County
BUTTE COUNTY, Calif. - There are new plans to make the Ridge fire-resilient for years with a focus on recreation. This Wildland Buffer Zone focuses on reducing the risk of wildfires in several communities while using the land for good as the community continues to recover. The map covers the...
Oroville Feb 19 Weekly Crime Report
During the last week, Oroville witnessed a total of 108 crime cases, with the majority being 'Suspicious Situation' cases, accounting for 37 incidents. This was closely followed by 'Disturbance' with 34 incidents, while 'Theft' came in third with 15 cases. Other recorded crimes include 'Vandalism' with 6 incidents, 'Burglary' and 'Hit & Run' both with 5 cases each, 'Civil Problem' with 4 incidents, 'Violation' with 2 cases, and 'Assault' with a single case. The high frequency of 'Suspicious Situation' and 'Disturbance' cases indicate a need for increased vigilance and community awareness in Oroville. Although the number of 'Assault' cases is relatively low, the severity of such a crime should not be overlooked. The local authorities are urged to implement stringent measures to curb the crime rate and ensure the safety of the residents.
Half-sunken boat, a nuisance on California river, finally removed after litany of complaints
In a collaborative effort between the Yuba County Sheriff's Code Enforcement team and the Boat Patrol, an abandoned boat was successfully recovered from a precarious position near Star Bend. The vessel, found half-sunk and lodged above the fish ladder, posed a potential hazard in the area.
Second Round of Firewise Micro-Grants Open for Application: Enhancing Safety in Nevada County
The Nevada County Office of Emergency Services (OES) is urging Firewise Communities to apply for a second round of micro-grant funding. This funding supports the removal of dangerous vegetation and improves evacuation route safety. The first round of micro-grants in 2022 saw 76 applications for 26 grants of $3,600 each. The program won the National Association of Counties (NACo) Award.
Walmart: Warning issued after device that steals card info found at self checkout
The card skimmer was found at a California Walmart
Bike or boat? Submerged Chico trails amidst Butte County flooding
CHICO, Calif. — Some Chico residents might need to turn their bike ride into a boat ride, at least for one area of Chico. Located at Little Chico Creek Bike Trail and the parking lot behind Kohls Shopping Center is a rather submerged scene that is also connected to Teicert Ponds.
CA Rough And Ready's Most Loveable Dogs Eagerly Awaits Forever Homes Today!
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of rough and ready..
If you look up, you might see drones flying in Oroville
The drones take flight on Thursday and will go on for a week.
Several roads are flooded across Butte County
Breaking News: Butte County faces widespread road closures due to severe flooding. Key routes like River Road, Cox Lane, and Stimson Road are submerged. For a comprehensive list of affected areas and detour information, visit actionnewsnow.com under news links. Stay safe and informed with the latest updates.
Unhoused individuals face storm challenges in Butte County; outreach offers aid
CHICO, Calif. — Many unhoused people are seeking shelter after a major storm swept through multiple areas including Butte County. Heavy rain, wind, and even hail from the storm have had an impact on those who remain homeless in Chico. KRCR spoke with True North Housing Alliance Marketing and Communications Director, Ashiah Bird, about how their street outreach team is doing all they can to assist those in need all year round.
Making room in the reservoir in Oroville
The Department of Water Resources reopened the spillway on Friday.
Deputies warning car sellers of new scam spanning four counties
PLACER COUNTY, Calif. — Deputies are warning people trying to sell cars on websites like Marketplace and Craigslist to be on high alert after reports of a new scam. Investigators said it involves multiple people claiming to want to buy the car, then driving down the price. Officials said the scam has been played out in Sacramento, El Dorado, Placer and Nevada counties.