County News 2016

Tulare County Sheriff's Operation Baby Face Phase II
August 22, 2016
Tulare County Sheriff's Operation Baby Face Phase II

Sheriff Boudreaux announced seven men were arrested over the weekend following an operation similar to “Dateline NBC: To Catch a Predator.”

Crews Battle Cedar Fire
August 18, 2016
Crews Battle Cedar Fire

The fire burned over 22,000 acres by August 25, and is active within areas of 80-100% tree mortality from drought and bark beetle infestation.

Sheriff Busts Human Trafficking Crime Ring
August 11, 2016
Sheriff Busts Human Trafficking Crime Ring

Sheriff Mike Boudreaux announced a special operation entitled “Operation Baby Face” that culminated with multiple arrests on August 11, 2016.

Board Approves Tree Removal Plan
August 9, 2016
Board Approves Tree Removal Plan

Supervisors took the first step in the enormous task to remove dead and dying trees up in the mountains that pose a hazard to public safety and mountain roads in the County.

Community member contracts Zika Virus in Central America
August 3, 2016
Community member contracts Zika Virus in Central America

Tulare County Public Health branch has confirmed two Zika virus cases after getting bitten by mosquitoes during recent travels.

Visalia Courthouse Training Drill - August 18
August 2, 2016
Visalia Courthouse Training Drill - August 18

The County of Tulare, in partnership with the Tulare County Superior Court, Judicial Council, Tulare County Sheriff’s Office, and in coordination with other local agencies, will be conducting an active shooter training drill on August 18. 

August is Child Support Awareness Month in Tulare County
August 1, 2016
August is Child Support Awareness Month in Tulare County

Board of Supervisors officially declared August as Child Support Awareness Month in Tulare County.

Around Tulare County Newsletter - July 2016
July 29, 2016
Around Tulare County Newsletter - July 2016

The latest issue of the Around Tulare County newsletter.

County Formulates a Plan for New Office Spaces
July 26, 2016
County Formulates a Plan for New Office Spaces

County office spacing, relocation and improvement programs underway. 

County of Tulare Personnel Actions Upheld
June 21, 2016
County of Tulare Personnel Actions Upheld

“The judge’s decision and the jury verdict confirm the personnel actions taken by the County to terminate employees for multiple documented causes including the gross misuse of county resources and repeated dishonesty on the job were entirely justified,” said Mike Ennis, Chairman, Tulare County Board of Supervisors.