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Auburn Man Arrested For Bringing Chain Saw To Bar Fight

An Auburn man is behind bars for threatening to use a chain saw during a fight outside of a Lake of the Pines bar on Tuesday night.

10/31/2013

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Nevada County Fugitive Caught In Georgia 15 Months After Failing To Report To Jail

A Nevada County woman convicted of elder abuse received a one-day pass from jail and disappeared for 15 months before police caught up with her in Georgia Thursday.

02/28/2013

Volunteers and sheriff's deputies searched for a man in Nevada County after reports of hearing cries for help. (credit: CBS13)

UPDATE: Search Winds Down In Nevada County

A man who could be the person sheriff’s deputies were searching for in Nevada County checked himself into the hospital Thursday afternoon.

10/20/2011

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Nevada County Sheriff’s Accountant Suspected Of Stealing $13,000

An accountant at the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office is suspected of embezzling $13,000 from a county jail program.

08/29/2011