Reno, NV…Robbery suspect is in custody after team effort from two local law enforcement agencies. An 18-year-old Sparks man, Jaran Twohearts, is in custody after being arrested for resisting a public officer and armed robbery. At 2:08 a.m. Thursday, May 26, 2022, Washoe County Sheriff’s Office Deputies responded to the 7-11 in Lemmon Valley on […]
President Biden and Vice President Harris at Signing of Executive Order to Advance Effective, Accountable Policing and Strengthen Public Safety
Washington, DC….Good afternoon, everyone. Good afternoon. Please have a seat. Good afternoon. President Joe Biden, members of our Cabinet, members of Congress, community leaders, law enforcement officials: It’s good to be here with all of you — not under these circumstances, but it is good be with you. And I know, of course, that today, […]
Following Texas Elementary School Shooting, Governor Newsom and Legislative Leaders to Expedite Gun Reform Legislation
Following a mass shooting at an elementary school in Texas that left at least 19 children and two adults dead Tuesday, Governor Gavin Newsom, Senate President pro Tempore Toni G. Atkins (D-San Diego) and Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Lakewood) announced California will expedite commonsense gun safety laws that will protect people from gun violence. Governor […]
Uvalde, TX…As a mark of respect for the victims of the senseless acts of violence perpetrated on May 24, 2022, by a gunman at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, by the authority vested in me as President of the United States by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, I […]
Austin, TX…“Texans across the state are grieving for the victims of this senseless crime and for the community of Uvalde. Cecilia and I mourn this horrific loss and we urge all Texans to come together to show our unwavering support to all who are suffering. We thank the courageous first responders who worked to finally […]
Washoe County, NV…For nearly two decades the Mobile Outreach Safety Team (MOST) has been a part of law enforcement response in northern Nevada. The program was first implemented in October of 2003 by the City of Reno and marries a social worker with a law enforcement officer. The MOST intervention capability provides a more proactive […]
Lake Tahoe, CA/NV…Is winter finally over? Let’s hope so! Ebbetts Pass (SR-4) and Monitor Pass (SR-89) are open for the season. Drive safe out there.
Reno, NV…The Washoe County Sheriff’s Office will host a Community Resource Fair as part of an ongoing effort to help people in our community connect with essential services necessary to be successful. The Resource Fair is free and open to all ages. The Community Resource Fair is scheduled for Saturday, May 21, 2022, and will […]
Simi Valley, California, CA…California Highway Patrol (CHP) investigators today arrested two suspects in connection with nine catalytic converter thefts in Ventura County. On Wednesday, May 11, 2022, at approximately 7:25 a.m., an officer from the CHP Moorpark Area office was on routine patrol when he encountered a disabled vehicle stopped on the right shoulder of […]
Lake Tahoe, CA/NV…May 15th through May 21st marks National Police Week, during which we honor and remember the legacy of all law enforcement personnel who have made the ultimate sacrifice. We will always cherish the memories of the officers who laid down their lives in the service of their communities and we will never forget.