Shasta County's Chaparral Incident: Burning Down The House

Feb 26, 2014

News organizations far and wide took notice when the Shasta County Sheriff's Office recently burned down a mobile home filled with explosives. 

Credit New York Daily News

And the fire came after deputies evacuated nearby residents.  It's not an everyday occurrence, to be sure. 

Sgt. John Greene from the sheriff's office joins us with details of the so-called "Chaparral Incident" and the decision-making process.