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Placer County Sheriff’s Office Patrolling With 2 New Off-Road Vehicles

The Placer County Sheriff’s Department announced Friday it has purchased new off-road vehicles to help them patrol remote areas of the county.


Quinton's booking photo. (Credit: Placer County Sheriff's Department)

Nursing Home Assistant Suspected Of Exposing Himself To Residents

Patients at an Auburn senior care home say that one of the nursing assistants was touching them inappropriately and exposing himself.


Joel Bumgarner (Credit: Placer County Sheriff's Dept.)

Auburn Man Accused Of Ramming Deputy’s Vehicle After Chase, Crash

A Placer County Sheriff’s deputy arrested a reported suicidal man after the man allegedly led a deputy on a chase that ended in a crash in Colfax.


Eric Garcia found

Friends, Family Of Colfax Man Frustrated Deputies Didn’t Do More To Find Him

Placer County deputies watched for Eric Garcia’s vehicle when he was reported missing on Dec. 8. Search crews weren’t sent out until Dec. 11


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Human Remains Found In Rio Linda Field, Suspect Arrested

A murder suspect was already in custody when Sacramento deputies booked him in connection to body remains found in a Rio Linda field Tuesday.


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Police: Auburn Man Killed Himself After Shooting Other Man

Placer County sheriff’s deputies found an Auburn man dead in his home early Sunday morning.



Off-Duty Deputy Tackles Shirtless Man At Local High School Football Game

It was the hardest hit in Friday night’s high school football game between Colfax and Placer high schools – and it wasn’t from one of the players.


Denise Wilder

Roseville Mother To Be Charged In 2-Year-Old Daughter’s Death

Friday evening, Roseville police detectives arrested Denise Marie McGrath Wilder, 37, on suspicion of child abuse, neglect and endangerment in regard to the death of her two-year-old daughter, McKinley Wilder.


Placer County Sheriff's Department

Deputy Sues Placer County Sheriff’s Department

He’s an Army sergeant and a Placer County sheriff’s deputy, but he says the time he spent serving our country held him back in his career.


Daniel McGrath Mug

Granddaughter Death Investigation Leads To Grandfather’s Child Porn Arrest

It’s the investigation into his granddaughter’s death that investigators say lead them to Daniel McGrath’s extensive collection of child porn.


Denise Wilder (credit: Roseville Police)

Roseville Mother Arrested In Daughter’s Death Released

Denise Marie McGrath Wilder, the Roseville mother accused in the death of her 2-year-old child, was released from police custody on Monday.


Denise Wilder (credit: Roseville Police)

Roseville Mother Arrested In Death Of 2-Year-Old Girl

A Roseville woman has been arrested on suspicion of homicide in the death of her 2-year-old child.