Madera County Sheriff Department Warns of Scam Phone Callers

March 31, 2016 – The Madera County Sheriff Department reports over the past few weeks, residents in Fresno, Tulare, Sanger, and Madera have been receiving phone calls from a person claiming to be with the Madera County Department of Social Services (DSS). The phone number appearing on their caller ID (559-675-7841) is the actual phone…

21-year-old Madera man killed in solo vehicle crash | Fresno Bee

21-year-old Madera man was killed Wednesday morning when his vehicle went off the roadway and struck a tree in Madera, police said. Officers responded to a fatal solo vehicle crash that occurred on Granada Drive, just north of Driftwood Drive, around 4:46 a.m., Detective Sgt. Johnnie Smith said. Arthur Silva, 21, was traveling south on…

Suspect arrested on a warrant issued for assault with a deadly weapon / firearm. | City of Madera Police Department

Today Madera Police Detectives arrested Jesus Rueda on a warrant issued for assault with a deadly weapon / firearm. The arrest occurred in the area of Oak and Cypress after a short foot pursuit. Several Madera Police units responded and Rueda was quickly taken into custody. MT https://www.facebook.com/City-of-Madera-Police-Department-641767625867582/?ref=notif¬if_t=notify_me_page Chowchilla News Day Chowchilla Patriot Please follow…