Press Releases

Press releases from the Ukiah Police Department will appear below. For press releases, please check our Archive.

Press Release - UPD Case #23-1962 - Man evades Federal Law for 30+ Years

Date: 9-24-2023 Location: E. Perkins St. @ U.S. 101 on-ramp Suspect: Kourosh Sadeghi. 62-year-old male Violations: 529(a)(3) PC – False Impersonation – Felony 23152(a) CVC – DUI – Misdemeanor 23152(b) CVC – DUI in Excess of .08% BAC – Misdemeanor U.S. Marshall’s Warrant On 9/24/23, at... (Read more →)

Press Release - UPD Case #23-1920 - Fatal Traffic Collision

Date: 09/17/23 Location: 800 block of Live Oak Ave. Ukiah, CA Incident: Fatal Traffic Collision Decedent: 52-year-old male of Ukiah Involved Party : 48-year-old male of Ukiah On 09/17/2023, at approximately 5:24 PM, Ukiah Police Officers and Ukiah Valley Fire Authority units were  dispatched to... (Read more →)

Press Release - UPD Case #23-1531 - Vehicle Pursuit

Date: 7-26-2023 Location: 437 North Orchard Ave. Ukiah, Ca   Suspect: Monique Martinez (37-year-old female from Woodland, Ca) Violations: 2800.2(a) VC- Evading with willful wanton and disregard for safety “Felony” 182(a) PC- Conspiracy "Felony" 11359(b) H&S- Possession of Marijuana for Sale... (Read more →)

Press Release - UPD Case #23-1506 - Possession of Stolen Vehicle & Pursuit

Date: 7/24/2023 Location: 700 block of South State Street Suspect(s): Dustin Blakesley (33-year-old male of Clearlake Oaks, CA)   Violation(s): 2800.2(a) VC - Evading with willful wanton and disregard for safety “Felony”  2800.4(a) VC - Evading with wrong-way driving “Felony” 496D(a) PC... (Read more →)

Press Release - UPD Case #23-1500 - Stolen Vehicle Pursuit

PRESS RELEASE: UPD CASE # 23-1500 Date: 07-22-2023 Location: 900 block of S. Dora St, Ukiah, Ca 95482  Suspect(s): 17-year-old juvenile (name withheld). Passenger (unknown) Violation(s): 2800.2(a) VC- Evading with willful wanton and disregard for safety “Felony”  2800.4(a) VC- Evading with... (Read more →)

Press Release - UPD Case #23-1432 - DUI with Injury

Date: 07-14-2023 Location: 800 Block Mendocino Dr, Ukiah, Ca 95482 Suspect(s): Antonio Amador (25-year-old male from Willits) Violation(s): 23153(a) CVC (felony), 23153(b) CVC (felony)  On 07/14/23, at approximately 0200 hours, Ukiah Police Department officers were dispatched to the 800 block  of Mendocino... (Read more →)

Press Release - UPD Case #23-1220 - Carjacking

Date: 06-16-2023 Location: 1139 N. State Street, Ukiah, Ca 95482 Suspect(s): Travis Edward Alvarez (29 year old male from Ukiah) Victim(s): U-Haul                  18 Year old male                   29 Year old male                  48 Year old male Violation(s):   10851... (Read more →)

Press Release - UPD Case #23-1242 - Shots Fired

Date: 6/20/23 Location: 500 Block of Clara Ave. Suspect #1 : Reynolds, Jesse Wayne Daniel                       35 Year Old Male                      Ukiah, Ca.  Charges: 245(a)(2) PC, Assault With a Firearm (Felony)                  246 PC, Shooting Into An Inhabited... (Read more →)

Press Release - UPD Case #23-1044 - Domestic Dispute

Date: 5-24-2023 Location: 200 Block of Thomas St, Ukiah, CA  Victim(s): Withheld Female + State of California  Suspect: Andru Cambell; 23-year-old male from Ukiah  V iolation(s):   273.5(a) PC – Felony Domestic Battery  273.6(a) PC – Violation of a Domestic Violence Restraining Order ... (Read more →)

Press Release - UPD Case #23-1034 - Assault with a Deadly Weapon on a Peace Officer

Date: 5/23/23 Location: South East Corner of W. Perkins St. and S. School St. Suspect #1: Seivertson, Rachael Diane 34 Year Old Female Transient, Ukiah Charges: 245(c) Assault With a Deadly Weapon on a Peace Officer 243(c)(1) Battery With Great Bodily Injury on a Peace Officer 3056 PC Parole Violation   ... (Read more →)

Press Release - UPD Case #23-0970 - Felon in Possession of Firearm

Date: 05/15/2023 Location: 1200 block South State Street Suspect: Tobias Wood Violations: 11351 HS- Possession of controlled substance for sale Felony 29800(a)(1) PC- Felon in possession of firearm Felony 31360(a) PC- Felon in possession of body armor Felony On 05/15/2023, at approximately 0930 hours, a UPD... (Read more →)

Press Release - UPD Case #23-0835 - Suspicious Death Investigation

Date: 04-24-2023 Location: 700 block El Rio Dr.  Investigation: Suspicious Circumstances  On 04-24-23, UPD was contacted by a male subject wishing to report suspicious circumstances following the  recent death of his 58-year-old sister. The male, who resided out of state, had traveled to Ukiah after... (Read more →)