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09-12-14 Placer County, CA Detectives seeking ID of bank robber



07-30-14 Tahoe City, CA Dunk a Cop not a Donut!

07-29-14 Auburn Justice Center, CA Free Identity Theft Prevention Class Offered

07-22-14 Auburn, CA Detectives looking for attacker

07-22-14 Tahoe City, CA PCSO offers free alcohol licensee education

07-16-14 Auburn Justice Center, CA Sign-up for Sheriff’s Community Awareness Academy

07-15-14 Placer County, CA Phones scams on the rise

07-11-14 Auburn, CA Guard arrested for possession of child porn

07-09-14 Auburn, CA Online predator arrested 

07-08-14 Placer County, CA Sheriff announces promotions

07-01-14 Placer County, CA Fair Oaks Man Arrested

07-02-14 Auburn, CA PCSO Youth Citizen's Academy


06-24-14 Granite Bay, CA, Law enforcement torch run

06-24-14 Auburn, CA, New problem-oriented policing deputy

06-20-14 Placer County, CA Three arrested for counterfeiting

06-19-14 Auburn, CA Caretaker arrested for theft

06-10-14 Loomis, CA Stolen property recovered, chop shop discovered

06-03-14 Roseville, CA Two arrested for stabbing


05-30-14 Roseville, CA Books now accepted for jail reading

05-28-14 Kings Beach, CA Shooting

05-27-14 Placer and Sacramento counties, CA Placer Sheriff’s copter busy over holiday weekend

05-22-14 Auburn, CA Nursing assistant arrested  

05-16-14 Auburn, CA Placer Sheriff’s Athletic League First Family Night/BBQ

05-16-14 Kings Beach, CA Bank robber caught fleeing Kings Beach bank

05-15-14 Auburn Justice Center Auburn,CA Free Identity Theft Prevention Class Offered

05-08-14 Rocklin, CA Two arrested for identity theft

05-06-14 Auburn, CA Sign-up time for Ride With Pride horse camp


04-30-14 Auburn, CA Woman arrested for embezzling from youth program

04-29-14 Placer and Sacramento counties, CA Man arrested for unlawful videotaping of women

04-05-14 Auburn, CA Robbery Attempt

04-04-14 Folsom, CA Big Wake Weekend Promoter Arrested

04-02-14 Antelope, CA Two killed by teens in stolen car

04-02-14 Placer County, CA Missing runner found


03-31-14 Foresthill,CA Search for missing runner

03-25-14 Auburn, CA Motorcycle thief caught after running from deputies

03-24-14 Colfax,CA Pursuit ends in crash

03-21-14 Placer County, CA Sheriff Offering Training to Alcohol Licensees

03-18-14 Placer County, CA ABC operation nets 17 cites, one arrest

03-03-14 Juniper Creek Area of Placer County, CA Plane Crash/Update


02-25-14 Foresthill, CA Steep Angle Rescue

02-20-14 Placer County, CA Mountain Rescue Team hosting event

02-13-14 Placer County, CA Two arrested in online sex charges

02-07-14 Loomis, CA Names of home invasion robbery released

02-06-14 Loomis, CA Home invasion: 3 suspects arrested


01-27-14 Colfax, CA Man stabbed inside home

01-24-14 Granite Bay, CA Granite Bay CVS robber arrested 

01-14-14 Placer County, CA PCSO wins award for national night out

01-14-14 Aubun, CA Grant funds battling under-age drinking

01-10-14 Loomis, CA Three arrested for shooting stolen guns

01-09-14 Placer County, CA PCSO Wins National Award for National Night Out

01-09-14 Kings Beach, CA Serial burglar arrested


12-23-13 Foresthill, CA Vehicle Pursuit- Suspect Fired Gun At Pursing Deputy

12-20-13 Placer County, CA Inmates knit Christmas toys & hats for kids

12-16-13 Weimar,CA Missing person found deceased 

12-12-13 Placer County, CA Two burglary suspects arrested

12-04-13 Granite Bay, CA Detectives seeking ID of possible burglar


11-25-13 Auburn, CA Meth found in birthday gift

11-20-13 Placer County, CA Reward offered for missing ashes

11-13-13 Placer County, CA Man leaves child in car while gambling

11-08-13 Placer County, CA Newcastle man arrested for arson of his own home

11-07-13 Placer County, CA Promotions announced

11-6-13 West Roseville, CA Man shot, three suspects sought


10-24-13 Granite Bay, CA Burglar arrested

10-08-13 Reno, NV Bank robber arrested

10-01-13 Granite Bay, CA Two burglary suspects arrested