Effective 6/19/2020, the following services are now being made available for "in person" contact at the Sheriff's Office:

  • All civil processes, except evictions and real property levies.
  • Report requests for the public are available via phone or at the records counter.
  • All CCW- initials requests, renewals and modifications will be online through Permitium, available on the Sheriff's Webpage.
    • CCW applicants will be contacted to schedule "in person" appointments.
    • Renewals/modifications will be processed and contacted with a time to pick up CCW.
  • Vehicle release requests will be handled at the records counter, as needed.
  • Registrants- these will be handled by "walk in" or by phone interview.
  • Live scan services are available to the public by appointment only. Services will be scheduled in one hour time slots to allow for proper cleaning procedures. Appointments to the general public are available on Tuesdays from 8-11AM and on Thursdays 1-4PM
  • In Person visiting is suspended once again at the Sutter County Jail in compliance with recommendations from the Board of State and Community Corrections. The public will be updated of additional changes as information becomes available.

Fatal Stabbing in Sutter

Monday, July 25, 2011 9:00 AM

For Immediate Release:

On Sunday, July 24, 2011, at approximately 8:21 P.M., Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a call of a possible stabbing victim at the Sutter Food and Gas at 7505 Highway 20 in Sutter. Deputies and Paramedics arrived at the scene and found a male victim with stab wounds to the body. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation revealed that the victim entered the store and three other males entered the store after him. When the victim left the store, two of the three males followed the victim outside. According to witnesses the victim ran around the outside of the store with the other males chasing him. The victim staggered in front of the store and then collapsed. The suspect males then fled the scene.

During the investigation, detectives were able to identify one of the suspects involved in this incident. Hector Alvaro Baca, 30 years old of Sutter was arrested and booked into Sutter County Jail on the charge of homicide. He is being held without bail.

Identification of the victim will be made available once the next of kin has been notified.

Investigation into this incident remains ongoing. Anyone with information regarding the circumstances of this case is encouraged to call Sutter County Sheriff’s Detectives at (530) 822-7307 or “Leave a Tip” on the Sheriff’s website at www.suttersheriff.org.

Contact and Telephone Number:

Sergeant David Whiteaker
(530) 822-7307

Undersheriff Jeff Pierce
(530) 822-7307

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