SAN LUIS OBISPO —  On Sept. 1, the Sheriff’s Office deployed personnel to provide mutual aid assistance to El Dorado County in response to the growing Caldor Fire. Included in the deployment were 12 members of the Sheriff’s Office, along with seven members from allied County agencies, including the San Luis Obispo Police Department, California Polytechnic State University Police Department, Grover Beach Police Department, and the Atascadero Police Department.

Staff will be assisting with evacuations, road closures, and keeping the areas around the Caldor Fire secure.