How the death of a sheriff’s deputy changed this county’s law enforcement practices

Modoc County in Northern California lost its first deputy in the line of duty in 2016, highlighting the scarcity of law enforcement in rural counties, where answering calls alone is common.
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Modoc County in Northern California lost its first deputy in the line of duty in 2016, highlighting the scarcity of law enforcement in rural counties, where answering calls alone is common.
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‘It’s not the good Old West’ — A deputy is ambushed, guilt takes down the sheriff

September 06, 2018 12:00 AM