News

Press Releases

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

Press Release - UPD Case #22-0373 - Robbery (first degree)

 Date: 02-27-2022 Location: 600 block of Talmage Road Victim: 42-year-old male of Ukiah Suspect: Marco Fermin-Garcia (30-year-old male of Ukiah) Violations: 211 PC - Robbery (first degree) (Felony) 466 PC - Possession... (Read more →)

Press Release - Warm-Up Thefts

Over the past two months, Ukiah Police Department has received numerous reports of stolen vehicles. Most of these vehicles had been left unattended, in front of residences warming up. UPD refers to these stolen vehicles as “warm-up thefts” as the common factor is that on a cold morning the owner chose to leave... (Read more →)

Press Release - UPD Case #22-0195 - Vehicle Theft

  Date: 02-02-2022 Location: 500 Block of Marlene Street Victim: 30-year-old male of Ukiah Suspect: Bailey F. Blunt (26-year-old female of Fort Bragg) Violations: 10851(a) CVC – Vehicle theft (Felony)                  ... (Read more →)

Press Release - Soroptimist Scholarship

Soroptimist International Of Ukiah The Shirley Grover Law Enforcement/Public Safety Scholarship application is now available for graduating seniors and College Students at www.siukiah.org. This scholarship is available to high school seniors and college students pursuing studies in Law Enforcement or Public... (Read more →)

Press Release - Security Camera Registry Program

Press Release Security Camera Registry Program The Ukiah Police Department (UPD) invites you to participate in our crime prevention effort by joining our Security Camera Registry Program. UPD is working with businesses and residents from the community to compile a list of privately-owned... (Read more →)

Press Release - UPD Case #22-0179 - 25850(c)(6) PC - Possession of an Unregistered Loaded Firearm, 29610(a) PC - Minor in Possession of a Handgun

Date: 1-28-2022 Location: 700 Block of S. Orchard Ave. Suspect: 16-Year-Old Male Juvenile of Ukiah Violations: 25850(c)(6) PC – Possession of an Unregistered Loaded Firearm – ( Felony )        32310(a) PC – Possession of High-Capacity Magazine – ( Felony ) ... (Read more →)

Press Release-UPD Case # 22-0114-Assault with a Deadly Weapon

  Date:           01-19-2022 Location:    700 block of Waugh Ln. Suspect:     Jose Estrada Wirt 30-year-old male of Ukiah Violations: 245 (a)(1) PC– Assault with a deadly weapon (Felony)                    417(a)(1) PC-... (Read more →)

Press Release-UPD Case #22-0113-Assault with a Deadly Weapon

Date:       01-19-2022 Location: 150 Luce Ave. Suspect: Tatiana Franco Cortez 36-year-old female of Ukiah Violations: 245 (a)(1) PC– Assault with a deadly weapon Felony                   21310 PC- Possession of Dirk or Dagger Felony On 01/19/2022 at about 9:13 AM, UPD Officers were... (Read more →)

Press Release - UPD Case # 22-0099 - Attempted Murder, Assault with a Deadly Weapon & Burglary

Date:               01-17-2022 Address:         100 Observatory Avenue Suspect:           Andrew McDonnell Custer (50-year-old male of Ukiah) Violations:       664/187 PC -   Attempted... (Read more →)

Press Release - UPD Case # 22-0065 - Fatal Traffic Collision

Date:               01-09-2022       Location:        South State St. @ Beacon Lane Incident:         Fatal Traffic Collision Decedent:       Charles Partridge (52-year-old male of Ukiah)   On... (Read more →)

Press Release - UPD Case # 22-0057

  Date:               01-10-2022       Location:        1300 block of Airport Rd.       Suspect:          Donavan Parrish-Male out of Ukiah Violations:      496d(a) PC – Possession of Stolen Vehicle - (Felony)    ... (Read more →)

Press Release - UPD Case # 22-0052

Date:                  01-09-2022       Location:          200 block of Tedford Ave.      Suspect 1:         17-year-old male of Yorkville (S1) Violations:        23103 CVC – Reckless driving - (Misdemeanor) ... (Read more →)