California Highway Patrol

National Guard called in to support local law enforcement

HORNBROOK, Calif.– Sisikiyou County is getting additional support from the National Guard and other law enforcement agencies across the state. According to the sheriff’s office, there are 74 law enforcement personnel currently supporting the local agencies. Those include 38 National Guard personnel and …

CHP officer killed in Christmas Eve crash

WINTON, Calif. – A California Highway Patrol officer was killed in the line of duty on Christmas Eve. At about 11:30 p.m. Officer Andrew Camilleri was stopped along with his partner on Interstate 880 southbound at the Winton, California onramp. A vehicle …

CHP Officer injured in Del Norte crash

Del Norte County, Calif. – A California Highway Patrol officer was injured after he was broadsided by a big rig while traveling in the area of Highway 101 in northern California. The California Highway Patrol said the collision occurred on February 16 …

Missing hunter found dead in Siskiyou County

Siskiyou County, Cal. – The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office was notified on October 8th that 66-year-old Montague resident Donald Nyland was reported missing. He was last seen on October 7th when he left his home to go hunting in rural areas of …

New traffic laws for California drivers

Calif. — Californians will have some new traffic laws to know at the beginning of the new year. A yellow alert system will start for hit-and-run incidents resulting in death or serious injury. A silver alert system will be amended to allow the alert …