Officers say there were forced to fire at a man who attacked a police K-9 with a hammer late Tuesday night.
Sacramento Police identified the suspect as Ilaya Prozorov, who has been employed as a civilian community service officer for just over a month. Prozorov graduated from the department’s basic recruit academy in December.
It had all of her critical medical information, but more importantly it had priceless pictures of their family and friends. Trisha would look at those pictures, recognize them and remember. It was the best way to keep her memories from slipping away.
Julie Lake’s passion for the program and the loves for her clients oozes out of her. She started Archway nearly 20 years ago. After battling with alcohol addiction herself, she knew it was up to her to help others.
In yet another example of a shift in tone on gay rights, leaders of the Mormon church spoke out on Tuesday in support of anti-discrimination laws for the LGBT community. At the same time, the church also called for laws that would protect faith communities against discrimination and retaliation.
Shannon and Jerry West have been in their home since 2009. But when Shannon lost her job last year, it threw their family for a loop.
There’s a lot more than grapes that go into that bottle there is a lot of cool science and technology and it’s all happening here in Sacramento.
Police are trying to figure out who made the bombs that were found in Olga Myshnova’s vehicle after she was allegedly caught shoplifting twice. They say what she planned to do with the bombs could lead to federal charges.
Last year, a panel of outside transit experts recommended Sacramento’s RT officials improve security for passengers after a deadly shooting in January 2014, and another incident where officers were forced to shoot and kill a suspect on a train in March.
The Sacramento County Board of Supervisors approved the multimillion-dollar Hyatt Place to be built on airport property. While supervisors see it as a chance to serve travelers, it could also have an impact on businesses that already do that.
A pedestrian was struck and killed by a train on Tuesday afternoon. The accident happened on the tracks between Elk Grove Florin and Sheldon roads in Elk Grove.
Someone called police to report the woman had been stabbed in the apartment on the 3200 block of Laurelhurst Drive. Rancho Cordova police officers found the woman, believed to be between 50 and 60, dead inside.
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These photos were taken near the Placer County Sheriff’s Office North Lake Tahoe Station. Surfers unafraid of the wind took advantage of the large waves.
A gourd weighing 2,058 pounds took first prize and set a new tournament record Monday at an annual pumpkin-weighing contest in Northern California.
The Applegate fire started on Wednesday afternoon along I-80 in Placer County. As of Thursday morning, it had already destroyed five homes.
The huge, human-caused fire has destroyed nearly three-dozen structures in El Dorado County.
A fire driven by fierce winds raced through a small town near the Oregon border on Monday, burning a church to the ground, damaging or destroying 100 homes and prompting evacuation orders for at least 1,500 people, authorities said.