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  • 040414-KFSN-11PM_UndergroundPot-vid
  • A large illegal marijuana operation was found in Livingston which deputies believe is tied to a much bigger crime operation.
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crimetracker, drug bust, marijuana, livingston, merced county, local, mariana jacob
  • 140328_KFSN_6PM_PortervillePot
  • Porterville city officials are weighing the options of allowing medical marijuana dispensaries and allowing people to grow pot.
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marijuana, medical marijuana, porterville, tulare county, local, jessica peres
  • Fresno narcotics officers have been called out to more than a dozen properties in the past two days, where marijuana was growing in backyards, shanty's or garage enclosures.
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marijuana, medical marijuana, fresno, fresno county, local, gene haagenson
  • 53 acre pot grow busted in Madera County
  • Four men, accused of growing more than 53 acres of marijuana in the Coarsegold area, have been arrested.
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coarsegold, madera county, marijuana, drug bust, local
  • Visalia Police say a man they arrested was trying to sell 100 pounds of pot from his home.
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tulare county, visalia, marijuana, local
  • Fresno bans marijuana grows indoors and outdoors
  • The Fresno City Council has deemed it illegal to grow marijuana both indoors or outdoors.
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fresno, fresno county, marijuana, medical marijuana, local, dale yurong
  • Fresno County imposes marijuana growing fines
  • Fresno County's new anti-marijuana growing ordinance was enforced for the first time on Tuesday.
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crimetracker, marijuana, medical marijuana, fresno, fresno county, local, gene haagenson
  • Four people were arrested after police found a marijuana grow at a home they've been investigating for drug sales.
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marijuana, drug bust, crimetracker, porterville, tulare county, local
  • Fresno Bans Pot
  • The city of Fresno already bans outdoor marijuana growing. One opponent of extending it indoors told the City Council it would deprive medical marijuana users of their medicine.
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marijuana, medical marijuana, fresno, fresno county, politics, gene haagenson
  • 140315_KFSN_8AM_MercedCoPotBust
  • A North Valley man is in jail after sheriff's deputies uncovered an elaborate indoor marijuana grow in Merced County.
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crimetracker, marijuana, merced county, local
  • Honey Oil
  • Merced Police officers have arrested 24-year-old Michael Ward for allegedly making honey oil in his home and triggering an explosion and fire.
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crimetracker, marijuana, drug bust, local, anthony pura
  • Police say they found a honey oil operation in Northwest Fresno
  • A domestic disturbance call turned into a drug bust in Northwest Fresno.
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fresno northwest, fresno, fresno county, crimetracker, marijuana, local, mariana jacob
  • A father and son are in jail after a bust at a marijuana grow site that had a lookout tower meant for an armed sniper, authorities said.
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marijuana, fresno county, local
  • Mendota honey oil fire
  • Investigators want to know who was behind a honey oil explosion that landed three people in the hospital with serious burns.
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crimetracker, marijuana, explosion, fresno county, mendota, local, stephanie stone
  • 3 injured in Mendota honey oil explosion
  • Investigators say the five people inside were making marijuana honey oil which caused the blast in a back bedroom.
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explosion, mendota, fresno county, marijuana, local
  • Pot Bust
  • Fresno County sheriff's deputies are hitting the streets early this year to enforce a new ban on all indoor and outdoor marijuana grows.
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marijuana, medical marijuana, fresno county, local, sontaya rose
  • Fresno police make $25,000 drug bust
  • A traffic stop in Central Fresno ended in a bust of drugs and guns Saturday.
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drug bust, marijuana, fresno central, local
  • NorCal teacher arrested over pot-laced food
  • A Northern California elementary school teacher has been arrested for allegedly serving marijuana-laced food to her colleagues at a potluck dinner without their knowledge.
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marijuana, state
  • Fresno firefighters see increase in marijuana honey oil explosions
  • Fresno firefighters are seeing an increase in explosions and flash fires created by criminals who they say are extracting "honey oil" from marijuana.
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fresno, fresno county, marijuana, explosion, local, mariana jacob
  • Tulare CO. deputies search for suspect in Terra Bella drug bust
  • South Valley authorities are looking for a man who may be connected to a recent drug bust in Terra Bella.
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marijuana, terra bella, tulare county, crimetracker, local
  • Fresno man suffers burns during marijuana honey oil extraction
  • One man is being treated for burns after Fresno firefighters say he was involved in an operation to extract honey oil from marijuana.
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crimetracker, marijuana, fresno, fresno county, local, mariana jacob
  • Mariposa CO. Deputies seize $150,000 worth of pot
  • Deputies in Mariposa County say $150,000 worth of pot is now off the streets.
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mariposa, mariposa county, marijuana, crimetracker, local
  • Dunlap Pot Bust
  • About $2 million worth of illegal marijuana is in the hands of the Fresno County Sheriff's Department as a result of a bust in the foothills.
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dunlap, fresno county, fresno county sheriff department, marijuana, crimetracker, local
  • Central Fresno explosion sends man to hospital
  • A small explosion sent a man to the hospital with serious burns.
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explosion, fresno, fresno central, marijuana, local, anthony pura
  • Brent Miller poses for a photo with marijuana plants ready to harvest in one of the grow rooms of his medical marijuana grow operation, Thursday, May 16, 2013
  • The nation's first recreational pot industry opened in Colorado this morning.
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marijuana, national/world
  • Triple Shooting Fresno
  • Three people are in the hospital recovering from a shooting. Fresno police say a sleeping toddler was near the violence.
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crimetracker, shooting, marijuana, fresno, fresno county, fresno central, local, sontaya rose
  • Marijuana crop was target of Fresno County home invasion robbery
  • Just before 2 a.m. Tuesday, Fresno County Sheriff Deputies foiled a home invasion robbery, as the suspects tried to get away.
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fresno county, fresno southwest, marijuana, home invasion, local, sontaya rose
  • Fresno County Pot ban
  • Fresno County is a step closer to making growing medical marijuana against the law.
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marijuana, medical marijuana, fresno, fresno county, politics, gene haagenson
  • Dope rip off motive for Delhi home invasion says sheriff
  • Authorities found two pounds of stolen marijuana, a loaded gun, and also a receipt for tactical gear on one of the suspects.
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crimetracker, home invasion, marijuana, delhi, merced, merced county, local, sara sandrik
  • Deadly home invasion investigation leads to major drug bust
  • Fresno County Sheriff's deputies found nearly three hundred pounds of processed marijuana at a home and a business near Orange Cove.
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fresno, fresno county, orange cove, homicide, home invasion, marijuana, drug bust, local, anthony pura
  • Drug-fueled shooting ends with murder of a 71-year-old man
  • Detectives in Merced County connect a drug fueled shootout to what they say is a brutal murder of a 71-year-old man.
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crimetracker, shooting, marijuana, medical marijuana, merced, merced county, ballico, winton, local, stephanie stone
  • Mariposa Pot
  • Mariposa County leaders are considering a new ordinance to crack down on illegal marijuana grows.
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mariposa county, marijuana, medical marijuana, politics, sara sandrik
  • Marijuana found in Raisin City home after SWAT team siege
  • Fresno and Kings County tactical units began surrounding a home on the corner of South Oleander and West Gladys Avenues in Raisin City Tuesday morning after a man decided to lock himself inside.
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raisin city, standoff, crimetracker, marijuana, homicide, local, anthony pura
  • A murder investigation is underway in Fresno County after a man was found shot to death.
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orange cove, fresno county sheriff department, marijuana, crimetracker, murder, fresno county, local, anthony pura
  • Fresno County Sheriffs Deputies investigate a homicide near Orange Cove
  • Sunday a man was found shot to death near a marijuana grow near Orange Cove.
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orange cove, homicide, marijuana, crimetracker, local, anthony pura
  • Fresno County deputies search for thieves disguised as police
  • Investigators are searching for a group of thieves disguised as police officers who are forcing their way into Valley homes.
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fresno county, reedley, home invasion, theft, marijuana, crimetracker, local
  • Growing marijuana in Fresno County could get expensive
  • The sheriff's department estimates there are 450 big marijuana farms operating in Fresno County.
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crimetracker, marijuana, medical marijuana, fresno county sheriff department, local, gene haagenson
  • Thousands of pot plants seized within blocks of Clovis schools
  • Local and federal law enforcement busted a 37 acre marijuana grow in Fresno County Friday morning.
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fresno county, clovis, marijuana, drug bust, local, amanda venegas
  • Large pot farm busted near Clovis education complex
  • Authorities made a marijuana bust in Fresno County near a well-known educational complex.
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clovis, fresno county, marijuana, drug bust, local
  • Pot farm busted near elementary school in Fresno County
  • Fresno County Sheriff's deputies are looking for the people operating two large pot grows that surrounded an elementary school.
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fresno county, fresno southeast, marijuana, drug bust, local, rick montanez
  • Madera Co deputies bust 17 acre marijuana grow
  • It was a busy week for sheriff deputies in Madera County as they worked to destroy a massive marijuana grow.
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madera, madera county, medical marijuana, marijuana, local, linda mumma
  • Valley man pleads guilty in drug and money laundering scheme
  • The last of seven suspects pleaded guilty Monday in a drug and money laundering scheme that federal agents say spanned from Fresno to Alabama and Texas.
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alabama, texas, fresno, marijuana, crimetracker, local, sontaya rose
  • Man shot trying to steal marijuana in Fresno County
  • A shooting investigation led Fresno County Sheriff's deputies to a major pot grow in Sanger.
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crimetracker, shooting, marijuana, fresno county, sanger, local, dale yurong
  • Visalia Police say a gang member is off the streets after they found drugs and a bomb inside a home.
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visalia, tulare county, marijuana, drug bust, local
  • Sheriff's deputies busted an illegal pot grow in Fresno County Thursday afternoon.
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marijuana, drug bust, fresno county, selma, fresno, local, linda mumma
  • Authorities are assessing the damage Wednesday morning, after an explosion inside a Northwest Fresno apartment.
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fresno, fresno county, fresno northwest, explosion, marijuana, local
  • Proposal to limit marijuana grows in Merced County
  • A plan to crack down on marijuana grows in Merced County is getting a strong show of support from the community.
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marijuana, crimetracker, merced county, local, sara sandrik
  • New medical marijuana ordinance to be debated in Merced County
  • Merced County is considering a new ordinance to crack down on marijuana grows, but some opponents say it's too restrictive.
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merced county, marijuana, medical marijuana, local, sara sandrik
  • Fresno County's biggest pot bust of the year came Tuesday at a hidden farm that also revealed a new trend in large marijuana grows.
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marijuana, sanger, sheriff margaret mims, local
  • Fresno County's biggest pot bust of the year came Tuesday at a hidden farm that also revealed a new trend in large marijuana grows.
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marijuana, sanger, sheriff margaret mims, local