With the holiday season underway, police are reminding motorists to drive safely and soberly in order to reduce the risk of injury or death due to a collision—and avoid being arrested, jailed or fined.
Following a five-month search, the Morgan Hill Police Department reached outside the community to hire its newest captain: veteran San Bernardino Police Sgt. Emil Kokesh. Kokesh began his new position in Morgan Hill Dec....
Someone stole scores of goats from a farm in unincorporated Morgan Hill just after Thanksgiving, according to authorities. The owner of the goats, which are essential to a local family’s landscaping business, is offering a “generous reward”...
Morgan Hill Police are investigating a late-night shooting that occurred in the city’s downtown this past weekend. No injuries were reported in the altercation that took place in front of The Hill Bar &...
‘Tis the season for doorstep package thefts and the Morgan Hill Police Department’s annual sting operation to arrest thieves who want to steal Christmas from local residents. Throughout the winter holiday season, local police...
Acting on a tip, Morgan Hill Police investigated a report of child pornography and arrested an 18-year-old suspect Nov. 29, authorities said. Officers received information from an unidentified source that a Morgan Hill resident...
Morgan Hill Police recently recovered a local victim’s $50,000-plus loss in an “advance fee lottery scam.” Authorities say such a resolution is rare in this common fraud scheme. Police cautioned citizens—particularly the elderly and...
Disturbance A man defecated inside a laundry-mat on the 16900 block of Monterey Road and was harassing customers before he was removed from the business. The man was served with a trespassing notice. The incident was reported...
Graffiti abatement A resident reported that someone painted swastikas onto trees next to a playground on Via Del Castille. The graffiti was reported 12:38pm Nov. 3. Disturbance A...
School resource activity A female student at Britton Middle School, 80 W. Central Ave., sent inappropriate videos to other students. Police investigated and forwarded the case to the District Attorney’s office for review. The...

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