KPAY News

The Chico Police Street Crimes Unit completed its 10th week with a number of arrests. Officers with the unit made 17 arrests with many of those in the Esplanade Corridor from East Avenue to 11th Avenue as well as Bidwell Park. Many of the arrests were drugs or weapons related.

According to a Chico Police Department press release, the Street Crimes Unit has arrested a total of 150 people during its 10 weeks in operation.