Elk Grove


‘They Stole The Church:’ Thieves Hit Elk Grove Church, Women’s Crisis Center

An Elk Grove church and women’s crisis center was hit by thieves who took off with tens of thousands of dollars worth of their property.



Law Enforcement Converges On Elk Grove For One-Day Crackdown

Joining Elk Grove Police were officers from departments in Citrus Heights, Sacramento, Folsom, West Sacramento and Rancho Cordova. The once a month crackdown rotates to cities throughout Sacramento County. Tuesday just happened to be Elk Grove’s turn.



Elk Grove Store Takes Down Confederate Flag, Citing Alleged Death Threats

The shop placed the flag outside the store after nine people were shot to death in a historically black church, drawing protests.


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Man Accused Of Killing Girlfriend’s Dog, Placing It On Barbecue In Elk Grove

Police say once they got to the Elk Grove neighborhood, they had to completely shut it down, and once they made contact with the suspect, the chase was on.


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Dead Dog Discovered Inside Of BBQ In Elk Grove, Man Arrested

A dog was found dead inside of a BBQ in a suspected case of animal cruelty.


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Improving Economy May Force Elk Grove Teen Center To Close Its Doors

Nearly 400 teens hang out at the teen center before and after school, but because a new survey shows a majority of them are no longer living in poverty, the building may soon close.


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Confederate Flag Moves Inside Elk Grove Gun Shop After Protest

“Why all of a sudden now it takes nine people to get shot now to throw a fit over a flag? It’s been around for how many years?” he said. “Everybody started caving in. Saying that’s a racist flag. But we don’t believe it’s a racist flag.”


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Woman Robbed After Having Car Rear-Ended In Elk Grove

Police say a woman was robbed by a man from a car who rear-ended her car Wednesday morning.


View of the fire taken by viewer Elina Boss.

Fire In Rural Elk Grove Burns Two Structures

Firefighters are mopping up a fire that burned two outbuildings late Wednesday morning.



Thieves Steal Landscaping Equipment From Elk Grove Church While Pastor Is Ill

Thieves stole thousands of dollars worth of landscaping equipment and more from Peace Presbyterian Church. Criminals targeted the shed of the small congregation with a very small budget.


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Elk Grove Considers Its Own Entertainment And Sports Center

Residents CBS13 spoke to at a jam-packed grand opening of a new Smart & Final in Elk Grove said they were excited about the idea of the center, saying the city needs the buzz and economic boost for businesses and residents.



High Winds Spark Fast-Moving Elk Grove Fire

Investigators say the strong winds that fueled the flames are also to blame for starting the fire. The winds caused a high-voltage power line to arc, sending sparks down to the dry grass below.