Whiskey Creek Grow Eradicated

On 6/30/2015, Agents with the Shasta County Sheriff’s Office Marijuana Investigative Team, California Department of Fish and Wildlife Marijuana Enforcement Team and the National Park Service conducted an investigation on illegal marijuana cultivation taking place on public land in the… Continue Reading

Pot Raids Remove 82,704 Plants, Arrest 3, Seize Guns

Starting June 21 and ending June 30, 2011, the Shasta County Sheriff’s Office Marijuana Eradication Team conducted marijuana eradication operations throughout Shasta County. During the operations, a total of 82,704 marijuana plants were eradicated, 3 arrests were made and 3 weapons were seized. The weapons were an SKS assault type rifle, 12 gauge sawed-off shotgun and a .22 caliber rifle. Charges of 11358 H&S, 11359 H&S, 148(A)(1) PC and 12023 PC will be filed against all three suspects. Continue Reading


5/25/11 Sheriff: 2 Pot Raids Yield 32,500 Plants, 4 Arrests

NEWS RELEASE CONTACT OFFICER: Sgt. Barry Powell CASE #: 11-15987 and 11-16078 BY: J. Breese CRIME/INCIDENT: Marijuana Cultivation LOCATION: Eastern and Western Shasta County VICTIM(S): State of California SUSPECTS(S): 1) Jose Cruz-Torres, HMA, 26 years old, Michoacan, Mexico Heriberto Aguilar-Constreras,… Continue Reading