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MCAlerts And Red Cross Resource Fair

OAKHURST – The Madera County Sheriff’s Office continues to host events through the rest of the week to help everyone sign up for MCAlert. Three more opportunities are available in Oakhurst for people to ask questions and get assistance in making sure they are registered to be alerted in the event of an emergency such as the Courtney Fire.

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Fire Engines In Major Crash On Highway 41

FRESNO – A strike team of Cal Fire engines reportedly heading home from the Courtney Fire today had their trip interrupted when two of the engines were involved in a major collision on Highway 41 near Shaw Avenue. The engines were southbound at about 12:40 p.m. when one engine slowed for heavy traffic.

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Single Vehicle Crash On Road 274

NORTH FORK – A single vehicle crash resulted in major injuries today when a car went off the roadway just north of Putney Place on Road 274. Cara Duke, 24, of North Fork was southbound on Road 274 at about 4:20 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 13. in a 2012 Mazda 3, when she reportedly lost control of her car, crossed ...

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Sheriff To Host MCAlert Registrations

MADERA COUNTY – All the fires affecting the mountain area this summer have been a stark reminder of just how important it is to register to receive emergency alerts from the Madera County Sheriff’s Office when disaster strikes. The Sheriff’s Office will be hosting events in Oakhurst in the next few weeks to provide residents the opportunity to register for ...

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Oakhurst Man Dies In Fight

OAKHURST – One man is dead and another remains hospitalized following a fight last night in the backyard of a home located on Canoga Drive in Oakhurst. The Sheriff’s Office received a call shortly after 9:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 12, advising that two males were in the backyard, and neither one was moving. Steven George Rhoan, 50, of Oakhurst, ...

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Madera County's Most Wanted

MADERA COUNTY – The Madera County Sheriff’s Office is seeking help from the public in locating Madera County’s most wanted. 29-year old Edgar Gaeta, of Madera, featured on Madera County Sheriff’s Fugitive Friday, is wanted on a $50,000 warrant for Domestic Violence and Resisting Arrest.

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Sheriff Thanks Teams Involved With Search & Rescue Mission

MADERA COUNTY – Sheriff John Anderson offered his thanks today for the tremendous support received during the recent Search & Rescue (SAR) mission in the Sierra National Forest. The joint operation, launched shortly after 8 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 10, was carried out by personnel from the Madera County Sheriff’s Office, Yosemite National Park and the California Highway Patrol. Five Madera ...

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Fresno Woman Accused Of Counterfeit Check In Coarsegold

MADERA COUNTY – A 53-year old woman is incarcerated today, accused of trying to pass a counterfeit check in a Coarsegold establishment at around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 10. According to the Madera County Sheriff’s Office, Lanan Kaye Gallo-Harper, also known as Lanan Spencer, gave the check to a cashier who accepted it and suspected the check was a fake. ...

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Search On For Missing North Fork Hiker

SIERRA NATIONAL FOREST – A search is underway at this time for a 76-year old North Fork man, Jack Goldman, who the Sheriff’s Office says is also known to family and friends as Nick Goldman. Mr. Goldman failed to return on Tuesday, Sept. 9, from a cross-country hike to Chiquito Lake in the Sierra National Forest. According to the Madera ...

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Sheriff Warns Of Fraud Via Phones And Email

MADERA COUNTY – The Sheriff’s Office has issued two fraud alerts in an effort to keep residents safe from scams related to land-lines, cell phones and computers. The first is an alert about a new scam using the name of the Publishers Clearinghouse. Predators are now said to be calling potential victims with instructions to send cash by way of ...

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