San Joaquin Sheriff’s K-9 units train for drug detection at Ripon facility

A k9 and his handler search for drugs in a trailer at the Top Dog Training facility in Ripon.

FRENCH CAMP — The San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office released its annual Year in Review report this week, and in 2021 deputies responded to more than 165,000 calls for service and made nearly 4,800 arrests.

Posted on the Sheriff’s social media pages Tuesday, the 11-page report breaks down every call to which deputies responded, as well as highlights some high-profile incidents that occurred throughout the 1,282 square miles the department patrols in the county.