Petaluma Crime

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  • 18-Year-Old Petaluma Woman Arrested On Dui After Hit...

    Saturday Aug 11 | via SFGate 

    An 18-year-old Petaluma resident was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of driving under the influence after a hit-and-run rollover collision in Petaluma. At about 9:40 p.m. Wednesday, officers responded to the report of a crash at the intersection of D and Sixth streets.


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  • Tuesday Morning News Roundup

    Tuesday Jul 31 | via SFGate 

    The suspect in the recent fatal punching of a 47-year-old transient man on the platform of the Bay Fair BART station in San Leandro has turned himself in to police, BART officials said. The arrest Monday of 24-year-old Jashawn Combs for the death of Don Stevens in the attack at about 1:20 a.m. on July 21 means that suspects have now been apprehended for all three homicides that occurred in the BART system in a recent five-day period, according to transit agency officials.


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  • Teen Arrested After Drugs, Gun, Cash Found In His Be...

    Jul 1, 2018 | via SFGate 

    A teenager was arrested Thursday in Petaluma on suspicion of selling drugs, possessing a gun and stashing $1,000 in cash in his bedroom, according to police. Officers spoke with the teen at about 2 p.m. in the Westridge Knolls area of the city.


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  • Richmond man shot to death near Petaluma cockfightin...

    Jun 30, 2018 | via Vallejo Times-Herald 

    PETALUMA >> A Richmond man was shot and killed on a remote vineyard here that was being used for cockfighting matches, authorities say. Julian Ramirez Ramirez, 45, was shot at a ranch on the 6500 block of Lakeville Highway at around 11:30 a.m. June 24, and died after his family took him by truck to a hospital.


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  • Sheriff's Office Identifies Man Shot At Cockfighting...

    Jun 29, 2018 | via SFGate 

    Following his death Sunday in a shooting at a cockfighting arena on a Lakeville Highway ranch, Julian Ramirez, 45, of Richmond was identified as the victim, Sonoma County sheriff's officials said. Ramirez was shot in the neck and chest area by one or more people, and bullet casings were found near the cockfighting arena, sheriff's office spokeswoman Misti D. Harris said.


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  • A 45-year-old Richmond resident was fatally shot at ...

    Jun 29, 2018 | via Inside Bay Area 

    Police have identified a man who was shot to death at an illegal cockfight near Petaluma last weekend as 45-year-old Julian Ramirez Ramirez from Richmond. Ramirez died of his injuries at Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital shortly after he was shot at a ranch in the 6500 block of Lakeville Highway on Sunday morning.


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  • Sophisticated' cockfighting arena found near site of...

    Jun 27, 2018 | via Sonoma Index Tribune 

    The Sonoma County SWAT team responded to the scene of a homicide off Lakeville Highway on Sunday, June 24, 2018. For the first time Tuesday, the Sonoma County Sheriff's Office detailed what detectives described as a "sophisticated" illegal cockfighting arena near Lakeville Highway where a man was shot and killed Sunday.


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  • Water line work to close Avenue P at 130th Street be...

    Jun 24, 2018 | via KCBD-TV Lubbock 

    Beginning Monday, July 2, 2018, the City of Lubbock with Utility Contractors of America Inc. will begin construction of a water line at the intersection of 130th Street and Avenue P. This phase of the project will restrict access for traffic along Avenue P from 129th Street to 131st Street. Drivers are encouraged to avoid the construction if possible and to use extreme caution while driving in the construction area.


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