Press Releases

Wednesday 01/24/2018 12:24 PM - At-Risk Missing Person

Contact: Tony Cipolla
Phone: (805) 781-4547
Type of Incident: At-Risk Missing Person
Date and Time of Incident: 1-21-18, Approximately 6:30 PM
Place of Occurrence: 200 block of San Luis Street, Avila Beach
Victim Information: James Ross Calder, 40, Avila Beach
Suspect Information: N/A
Details of News Release: On 1-21-18, Sheriff's Deputies received a report of an at-risk missing person from the Avila Beach area. James Ross Calder is described as a White, male adult, 40 -years-old, with mental health issues. When Deputies responded to his residence in the 200 block of San Luis Street in Avila Beach, they initiated a search but were unable to locate Calder. Neighbors reported they had not seen him since 1-19-18. Neighbors became concerned when Calder left his dog outside his apartment. Another search was conducted on 1-22-18 with the assistance of a CHP helicopter. On 1-24-18, Detectives and Deputies along with the assistance of the Sheriff's Search and Rescue Unit are conducting another search in the area. Calder is described as 6' 0" tall, 185 pounds, with brown hair and blue eyes. If anyone has information on his whereabouts, please contact the Sheriff's Office at 805-781-4550.

Prepared By: tcipolla
Released: Wednesday 01/24/2018 12:24 PM