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Police arrest felon armed with a stolen firearm

Police arrest felon armed with a stolen firearm

Josiah Nicholl

May 11, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Community, Crime, News

A previously convicted man in possession of drugs and a stolen firearm was arrested Wednesday evening. According to a press release from the Chico Police Department, officers first responded to the incident at 4:21 p.m. after receiving calls about a suspect stealing merchandise from Safeway on West S...

Man yells at customers in Walmart

Man yells at customers in Walmart

Jafet Serrato

May 14, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, News, Police Blotter

Chico PoliceCall Type: Suspicious Subject Tuesday, 7:43 a.m., 222 Degarmo Dr. A man riding a bike was driving around the neighborhood and told a child that he would give him money for going to school. Call Type: Transient Problem Tuesday, 8:18 a.m., 1951 E. 20th St. An employee at a business noticed...

Safeway cuts hours due to theft

Safeway cuts hours due to theft

Jafet Serrato

March 13, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, Community, News

Safeway at Mangrove Avenue is reducing hours of operation due to a high amount of theft in the area. The shopping center will now be closed from 2 to 5 a.m., seven days a week, instead of the previous 24 hour service. Managers of Safeway declined to comment on the issue. "A lot of the reaso...

Spare the time to spare change

Spare the time to spare change

Sophia Robledo-Borowy

January 30, 2017


Filed under Columns, Opinion

We are all guilty of walking past a donation box or skipping on giving the extra dollar at the checkout line. That guilt might not sit with us for long, but we should not lose sight of trying to assist those in need. I understand that as college students we regularly break our piggy banks to find extra 3...

Beer cans thrown from parking structure

Beer cans thrown from parking structure

December 13, 2015


Filed under Breaking News, Community, Crime, Police Blotter

University PoliceCall Type: Suspicious Subject, 8:23 p.m., Cherry StreetThree subjects throwing full cans of beer from the east side of the top floor of the parking structure.Chico Police DepartmentCall Type: Open Container, 9:08a.m., Forest AvenueA subject was drinking alcohol from an open container at the bus stop in front of Walmart.Call Type: Shoplif...

Safeway fire leads to evacuation

Safeway fire leads to evacuation

Brittany Mcclintock

April 30, 2015


Filed under Community, News

Ryan Murray, junior at Chico State, and his friend Kevin were on their way to Bidwell Park when they saw black smoke in the air on Tuesday coming from the Safeway on Mangrove Avenue. When they pulled into the parking lot, they noticed the smoke was coming from the back. Murray went around to the back o...

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