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California Highway Patrol Officer Arrested On Child Pornography Charges

Eric Lund, 49, is from Chico, but was arrested in Fairfield at the CHP office where he works. He lives part of his professional life in the public eye, but in his personal life, neighbors describe him as reclusive, and say he hardly ever came outside.


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CHP: Suspect In Deadly Carmichael Hit-And-Run Originally Reported Car Stolen

On that September night, Dorrance Byrd lost the laughter, smiles and happiness of his longtime girlfriend Deadra Griffin. The woman he planned to marry was killed in a high-speed hit-and-run crash in Carmichael.


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Getting Answers Tour: Why Can’t I Dig A Well, And Who Handles Our Law Enforcement?

Without its own police force, Antelope relies on the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department to patrol, and the Sac Metro Fire District handles the fire calls. The same thing goes for Rio Linda and North Highlands.



NTSB Investigating Plane Crash At Yosemite That Killed Pilot

An air tanker sent to take on a wildfire smashed into a canyon wall on the edge of Yosemite National Park, killing the pilot, sending wreckage tumbling to the ground below and leaving onlookers shocked at the grim spectacle.



Pilot Dies In Plane Crash At Yosemite National Park During Fight Against Dog Rock Fire

The park issued an evacuation order for the Foresta Area of Yosemite because of the wildfire.


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California Highway Patrol Officer To Be Honored For Saving Motorist From Ant Attack

While on patrol on westbound Interstate 580, he came on a Southern California man named Didrick Johnck who was passing through Tracy on vacation with his family. Didrick had a blown-out tire and asked the officer to stick around on the shoulder and give him a little light.


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Car Slams Into Tree; Teen Driver Dead, 5 Others Hurt

A teen is dead and five others were hurt after a car slammed into a tree in Stockton Friday morning.


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Man Indicted After Nevada County Shootout With Bureau Of Land Management Ranger, CHP Officer

Prosecutors said a federal Bureau of Land Management ranger gave Cole a warning for driving his truck on a closed dirt road near the South Yuba River campground. The ranger then found a makeshift campground with two motorcycles, one of them reported stolen and the other with expired tags.


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Woman Walking Along I-5 Hit, Killed By Big Rig

Officers say that a woman walking up the northbound lane of Interstate 5 was hit and killed by a big rig early Thursday morning.


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Woman, 44, Killed In Crash Outside Of Robbins

A woman was killed after her car was hit by another car along Highway 113 just outside of Robbins Friday morning.


The end of the chase. (Photo by CHP-Placerville)

‘Impatient Resident’ Blows Through Road Closure In King Fire Area

Authorities say that an impatient resident blew through the road closure in the King Fire area Wednesday morning.


Scene of the crash Saturday evening. (Credit: CHP Placerville)

Woman, Child Killed In Crash East Of Auburn

A woman and child were killed in a car crash in east of the community of Cool Sunday afternoon.