Imperial Valley News
Brawley, California - During the morning hours this morning, Imperial County Sheriff’s Investigators arrested Leobardo Casarez (44) at the conclusion of an investigation for attempted lewd acts on a child under 14 years of age, attempted removal of child without parental consent, meeting with a minor to commit a sexual act, distributing harmful matter and arranging to meet with a minor to commit a sexual act.
Imperial County Sheriff’s Office Correctional Clerk arrested for Contact with Minor with Intent to Commit Sexual Offense
Brawley, California - Today, after a lengthy investigation, Imperial County Sheriff’s Investigators served a search warrant in the city of Brawley, which resulted in the arrest of Michael Ruelas (29). Ruelas was booked into Imperial County Jail for 288.4(a)(1) PC: Contact with Minor with Intent to Commit Sexual Offense, 288.3(a) PC: Contact with Minor to Commit Sexual Offense, 272(a) PC: Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor and 146(a) PC: Impersonating a Peace Officer.
Sacramento, California - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced the following appointments:
Energy Department Announces Funding to Train Engineers, Provide Energy Assessments for Small- and Medium-sized Manufacturers
Washington, DC - The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced approximately $35 million in funding, subject to congressional appropriations, to assist small- and medium-sized U.S. manufacturers with increasing their energy efficiency, productivity, sustainability and competitiveness and to help address the shortage of engineering professionals with applied energy-related skills.
Palo Alto, California - On April 7, Under Secretary Gottemoeller will join Deputy Secretary Blinken for a day-long workshop at Stanford University, “The Hunt for Weapons of Mass Destruction: Leveraging New Technology” in Palo Alto.
Washington, DC - Ambassador Bonnie Jenkins will lead the U.S. delegation to a Review and Assistance Conference on the Implementation of UN Security Council resolution 1540 (2004) at the African Union (AU) in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on April 6-7, 2016. Resolution 1540, among its other legally binding obligations, requires all States to prohibit non-State actors, including terrorists, from engaging in a range of activities related to nuclear, chemical, and biological weapons and their means of delivery, and to have controls for legitimate commercial and scientific activities that terrorists and other criminals might abuse for proliferation purposes.