RPD Investigator Faces Criminal Trial After Allegedly Using State Police Database to Harass Male Rival

A Redding Police Department investigator has been charged with six criminal misdemeanors after he allegedly used the California Law Enforcement Telecommunications System (CLETS) to have a male rival’s brand-new Dodge pickup towed and impounded. The RPD inspector, Joshua Siipola, allegedly… Continue Reading


Oh, Sweet Irony! Former RPD Chief Paoletti is Back in Charge … This Time, as California National Guard Commander for the Carr Fire

As key leadership players were introduced during a recent Carr Fire press conference, there was a brief murmur among some local media at the mention of a familiar name. “… Paoletti, in command of the California National Guard…” [s2If !current_user_can(access_s2member_level1)]… Continue Reading