These are the current press releases issued by the Mono County Sheriff's Department for the current year (2015). If you have any questions regarding the information contained in the press releases, or, would like to be placed on the distribution list, please contact:
Jennifer M. Hansen, Public Information Officer
(760) 932 - 5279
pio [at] monosheriff [dot] org
On the evening of Sunday, January 25, 2015, at approximately 10:00pm, the Mono County Sheriff’s Office received a call regarding a hiker with an ankle injury in the White Mountains.
A male hiker, age 19, from Dyer, NV, was hiking in the backcountry of the White Mountains when he injured his ankle jumping off some rocks along the trail, during a camping trip to Crooked Creek. Upon attempting to walk, he was unable to put weight on his ankle and requested assistance to exit the backcountry in the morning.
25th Sheriff of Mono County Sworn into Office
Today, the Mono County Sheriff's Office has new leadership. Sheriff-Coroner Ingrid Braun was sworn in during the Board of Supervisors meeting as the 25th Sheriff to serve the citizens and visitors of Mono County.