BEATING ALL ODDS

Rudy is back on regular duty

Deputy Rudy Mirelez, left, is shown on Tuesday morning at the Mariposa County Board of Supervisors meeting, flanked by Sheriff Doug Binnewies. Mirelez returned to regular duty this week. Photo by GregLittleA Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office deputy who became the subject of statewide, and even national, news after being shot is now back on duty.
Rudy Mirelez, 37, was shot in the line of duty on Oct. 1, 2015, during a traffic stop near the fairgrounds in Mariposa. His wounds were so serious he nea...

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