NEW! Firearms/Weapons Laws - Effective Jan. 1, 2017, firearms that currently have a "bullet button" will be considered assault weapons. If you are in possession of an affected firearm, it must be registered by June 30, 2018.
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The Monterey Police Department (MPD) has arrested a Monterey Peninsula Unified School District (MPUSD) employee who worked as a campus monitor and assistant football coach at the Monterey High School.
On September 12, 2016 at 7:12 PM, Monterey Police Officers were dispatched to the 800 block of Grace St. regarding a strong-armed robbery.
On September 8, 2016 at approximately 11:20 a.m., Monterey County Probation Officers and Detectives with the Marina Police Department, Carmel Police Department, and California State University of Monterey Bay assisted Peninsula Regional Violence and Narcotics Team (PRVNT) Detectives with a probation search in the 200 block of Reservation Road in the City of Marina. Detectives located evidence of drug sales at the residence and obtained a search warrant for the residence and associated vehicles.
On August 25, 2016 a robbery occurred at the Cash ‘N Go located at 1171 Fremont Blvd. in the City of Seaside. The suspect entered the business and simulated he had a firearm in his jacket pocket. The suspect demanded money from the clerk and left the business with an undisclosed amount of money. He was last seen walking westbound through the parking lot towards Hilby Avenue.