Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office

Siskiyou County officials appoint new sheriff

YREKA, Calif. — There’s a new sheriff for Siskiyou County. In August of 2020, then-Siskiyou County Sheriff Jon Lopey announced he’d retire after serving nearly a decade in office and over four decades in law enforcement. Lopey said,  “I have decided to …

Suspect arrested in Spencer Hodgson murder case

SISKIYOU COUNTY, Calif. – A breakthrough in a Siskiyou County murder case has led to the arrest of a suspect. The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office says after nine months of investigation into the murder of 31-year-old Spencer Richard Hodgson, they may now have …

Missing hunter found in northern California

This story has been updated. MCCLOUD, Calif. – A missing hunter was found in northern California According to the Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Department, Jimmy Burris was reported missing early Monday morning after not returning home from his hunting trip. The sheriff’s office …