Daylight Carjackings Of Elderly Women Raise Concerns At Carmichael Community Center

Joe Decocq was there for the first carjacking. Horrified, he says he watched three people forcibly take the elderly woman’s car and speed off. The victim, still bruised and bandaged, still comes to play cards. But now she needs a ride.


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Fire At Carmichael Playground Believed To Be Arson

Firefighters are investigating a fire they believe was intentionally set at playground in Carmichael.


Credit: Sac Metro Fire Dept.

Fire Started By Oil-Soaked Rags Spreads To Carmichael Home

A Carmichael home was damaged by fire this morning when oil-soaked rags caught fire.


Credit: CBS13

Carmichael MetroPCS Store Heavily Damaged By Fire

Fire crews are investigating a fire at a Metro PCS store in Carmichael. Metro Fire Dept. crews were called out to the store on Fair Oaks Boulevard near El Camino Avenue just before 3 a.m.


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Longtime Carmichael Fruit Stand Destroyed In Suspected Arson

An arson attack destroyed an entire fruit stand on a popular corner in Carmichael, leaving the longtime owner wondering how she’ll rebuild.



$85M In Renovations In Store For San Juan District Schools This Summer

School is out for the summer for students in the San Juan Unified School District, but now marks a busy time for construction on campuses.



Deputies: Bulletproof Vest Test Ends With Man Accidentally Killing Friend

Sources tell CBS13 that Elijah Ray Lambert, 21, was with a group of friends testing out a bulletproof vest near Bannister Park in Carmichael when one of his friends decided to put the vest on.


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Postal Worker Who Saved Woman From Carmichael Shooting Honored

Scott Gallegos told CBS13 last month about how he saved a woman who had been shot twice at a Madison Avenue home. The pressure of the moment intensified as investigators say the suspect, Jeremiah Hankins, started shooting at the woman he was helping and Sacramento County Sheriff’s deputies.


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Researchers Find Ping-Pong Can Slow Effects Of Dementia, Alzheimer’s

The smashes come at a rapid pace for members of the Sacramento Table Tennis Club. But even when they miss their mark, they’re right on target when it comes to taking part in an activity that experts say forces out brains to work a little hard, reducing our risk of getting dementia or Alzheimer’s.


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Postal Worker Hailed As Hero After Saving Shooting Victim In Carmichael Standoff

Investigators say she had just been shot by Jeremiah Hankins, the man at the center of Monday’s standoff. When the victim saw the postman, she made her move. Gallegos, a military veteran who’s only been on the job four weeks didn’t hesitate to help.



Neighbors Recount Chaotic Scene During Carmichael Shooting, Standoff

Jeremiah Hankins’ booking photo reveals bloodshot eyes and a blank expression.


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After Hours-Long Standoff, Carmichael Shooting Suspect Surrenders Peacefully

Authorities say that the man suspected of shooting a woman and at deputies has surrendered peacefully.