Human Remains Found on Forest Trail in Big Bear City

Big Bear City, CA, March 30, 2015 - According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department, on Friday, March 27, 2015, at approximately 11:05 a.m., a hiker reported finding what he believed to be human remains in the forested area North of Myrtle Avenue and North Shore Drive in Big Bear City.  Deputies and detectives from the Big Bear … [Read more...]

Tow Service Operators Needed

Big Bear, CA, February 5, 2013 - The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department will be conducting open enrollment for tow service operators interested in contracting for services with the Big Bear Sheriff’s Station.  The open enrollment period is from March 1st through March 31st, 2013.  Applications are available on-line at … [Read more...]

Local Woman Identified in Swim Beach Incident

Big Bear Lake, CA, September 17, 2012 - UPDATE: The San Bernardino County Coroner’s office has released the name of the deceased victim found in a car that was pulled from the waters of Big Bear Lake at Swim Beach in Meadow Park last Saturday, September 15th.  In a bizarre series of events, at approximately 6am, a single vehicle apparently … [Read more...]

Crime Scene and Vehicle Accident at Meadow Park

Big Bear Lake, Ca, September 15, 2012 - Details are few regarding an incident that happened in the early morning hours today at Meadow Park.  A single vehicle apparently crashed through the fencing at Swim Beach, traveled through the beach area and into the water.  As of 3:00pm, the vehicle was still in the water with Big Bear Sheriff deputies … [Read more...]

Big Bear Sheriff’s Station Releases Warning for Residents of a Sexually Violent Predator


Big Bear, CA, June 15, 2012, 5:00pm - The Big Bear Sheriff’s Station has just released information for the public’s safety regarding a new resident of Big Bear Lake who is a Sexually Violent Predator.  Martin Kenneth Smith registered at the Big Bear Sheriff's Station on Thursday, June 14th, as required by law, listing his new address as … [Read more...]

New Scam Reported to Big Bear Sheriff’s Station

Big Bear, CA, May 21, 2012, 3:00pm - On Friday, May 18th, the Big Bear Sheriff’s Station released information about a new scam that was reported locally.  The reporting party received an official-looking letter from a company identifying themselves as Consumer Panel from New York, NY.  The envelope was postmarked out of Canada and contained a … [Read more...]

“Those Who Host Lose The Most” Theme for Community Information Night Regarding the Social Host Ordinance

Big Bear, CA, May 16, 2012, 5:00pm - The Big Bear Sheriff’s Station is partnering with the Breakthrough Task Force and Rim Youth Prevention Leadership Coalition to host a Community Information Night to educate the public on the provisions of the new Social Host Ordinance.  The City of Big Bear Lake City Council adopted the Ordinance at their … [Read more...]

Arrests Made by the Big Bear Sheriff’s Department

Big Bear, CA, May 3, 2012, 8:00am - Recent criminal activity has resulted in two arrests in the Big Bear Valley.  On April 29, 2012, Big Bear Sheriff’s deputies arrested Clinton Lorenzo Moore at a hotel in Big Bear Lake. Moore is a resident of Victorville who was wanted by the Corona Police Department for attempted murder, brandishing a weapon, … [Read more...]

Big Bear Sheriff’s Station Hosts Free Seminar on Identity Theft and Scams

Big Bear, CA, April 10, 2012, 5:00pm - In order to raise community awareness, the Big Bear Sheriff’s Station is offering a free seminar on identity theft and common fraud scams on Wednesday evening, April 11th.  Our local Sheriff’s Department has received an increased number of reports of scams and identity theft over the past three months.  … [Read more...]