Redding Police Investigate Deputy’s Fatal Shooting

On Tuesday, October 25th, 2011 at 10:05 pm a Shasta County Sheriff’s Deputy initiated a traffic stop for a traffic violation on a 1991 Toyota pick up in the area of Cascade Boulevard and Oasis Road. As the driver slowed… Continue Reading


Redding Woman Kills Would-be Intruder

On Friday, October 21, 2011 at 3:52 am a security officer employed with Wolfe Security observed a subject on the property at Roger Funk Cars located at 5460 Westside Road. The security officer confronted the subject who immediately fled the… Continue Reading


Woman Arrested in Case of Homicide’s Witness Intimidation

On August 30, 2011 at approximately 11 a.m., investigators from the Redding Police Department, in conjunction with the Anderson Police Department, arrested Rebecca Roman, 49, of Redding, in the area of Bond Street and Churn Creek Road. Roman was arrested… Continue Reading


Redding Man Arrested, Confesses to Sandwich Shop Robbery

On Tuesday, 8/16/11, at 10:11 p.m., Redding Police officers responded to the Best Little Sandwich Shop at 2225 Eureka Way in Redding on a report of an armed robbery that just occurred. An employee reported that a black male adult… Continue Reading


Iowa Inmate Confesses to 1991 Cold-Case Murder, Police Say

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Redding Police investigators gained a murder confession from an Iowa prison inmate for a brutal, two-decades-old killing and sexual assault, Sgt. Al Mellon said today in a press release. On August 10, 1991, the Redding Police Department investigated a homicide… Continue Reading