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CDCR: Prison Gangs’ Rumored Threats Against Officers Not Credible

This year ends with highly publicized police shootings of unarmed black men, the murders of two NYPD officers and massive, sometimes destructive, protests across the nation.


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Sacramento Woman Became First Female Police Chief, Thanks To Advance Degrees

According to Cynthia Renaud, the first female police chief for the Folsom Police Department, her education helped her to act as a police officer, communicate successfully in a leadership role and effectively work with her team.



New K-9 Officer Hitting Streets With Folsom Police Department

Gunner and his partner Mike Grueneberg have been patrolling the streets of Folsom for almost a month now.


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Man Allegedly Responsible For Fatal Folsom Crash Had Suspended License

The man accused of causing a fatal motorcycle crash Monday is behind bars on vehicular manslaughter charges and admits he made a deadly mistake.


The photo of a robbery suspect was taken by a passerby who witnessed the crime. (Credit: Folsom Police Department)

Folsom Police Ask Public For Assistance Identifying Robbery Suspect

Folsom police are asking for the public’s help identifying a suspect in a strong-arm robbery that occurred in late July.


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UPDATED: Folsom Police Cancel Silver Alert For Man With Mental Issue

Folsom police have issued a silver alert for a missing 62-year-old man suffering from a mental issue.


In addition to charges he sexually assaulted a patient, former nurse Daniel Ratner is now facing child porn charges. (credit: CBS)

Nurse At Local Hospital Accused Of Sexually Abusing Patient

A male nurse at a well-respected local hospital is accused of sexually abusing at least one of his patients.


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Burglary Suspect Found Hiding In Ceiling Of Folsom Jewelry Store

Police responding to a burglar alarm at a Folsom jewelry store found it empty, only to come back later when an employee heard noises coming from the ceiling.


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Folsom Police Officer Recalls Pitching For Detroit Tigers

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – A local police officer has quite the connection to the World Series. He used to pitch for the Detroit Tigers, but is a giants fan at heart. Officer Kurt Knudsen is now […]


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UPDATE: Folsom Police Arrest Parolee Accused Of Attempted Break-In

A parolee who reportedly attempted to break in to his father-in-law’s house in Folsom on Friday afternoon has been arrested.


A bank robbery suspect is shown on surveillance footage at Wells Fargo Bank on East Bidwell in Folsom on Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2012. (courtesy Folsom Police Department)

UPDATE: Suspect Fatally Shot After Bank Robbery, Police Chase In Folsom

A suspect was shot and killed after an attempted bank robbery in Folsom early Tuesday evening led to a chase and deadly confrontation with officers.


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Folsom Resident Fights Off Home Intruder Armed With Shotgun

A frantic resident called the Folsom Police Department early Monday morning to report he had disarmed an intruder in his home and had the suspect held at gunpoint, according to a department press release.