Placer County Sheriff’s Office


Men Found On Fire, Shot In Placer County Die

Detectives say the two men found on fire and shot in the head have died.


Scene of the search for the suspect Thursday morning. (Credit: CBS13)

Newcastle Double Shooting Suspect Arrested In Rocklin

Authorities in Placer County say a person is dead after a shooting in Newcastle Thursday morning.


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Quiet, Gated Roseville Community Rocked By Fatal Stabbing

A gated Roseville community is marked with memorial candles and painful emotion.


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Man, 21, Stabbed To Death In West Roseville; Suspect Sought

Detectives say a 21-year-old man was stabbed to death in Roseville late Friday night.


Photo of Lee provided by the Placer County Sheriff's Office.

Cold And Alone: Boy Found Wandering Rural Lincoln

Authorities are asking for help in finding the family of a boy found in rural Lincoln Sunday morning.



Widow Of Slain Placer County Sheriff’s Deputy Thankful For Outpouring Of Support

For the first time since his funeral, Deputy Michael Davis Jr.’s wife Jessica is speaking out about her husband who was killed while doing his job.


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WATCH: Placer County Sheriff’s Honor Guard Ready For Department’s Darkest Days

When Placer County Sheriff’s Det. Michael Davis was killed in the line of duty in October, the honor guard never left his side until he was laid to rest.


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Detective Michael Davis Honored At Memorial Service

Law enforcement officials from across the state attended a memorial service to honor the second deputy killed in a bloody Northern California chase that left a third deputy wounded.


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Suspect Shot After Allegedly Hitting Deputy With Car In Auburn

A Placer County sheriff’s deputy was taken to the hospital Sunday night after being hit by a suspect driving a stolen vehicle, according to authorities.


The items that the three suspects allegedly stole. (Credit: Placer County Sheriff's Office)

3 Found With Large Cache Of Stolen Baby Formula

Three people from the Bay Area are under arrest after they were caught stealing a large amount of baby formula from an Auburn store Wednesday.


Skogen's booking photo. (Credit: Placer County District Attorney's office)

Placer County Deputy Accused Of Unlawful Sex With 17-Year-Old Arrested

A sheriff’s deputy has been arrested on charges he had unlawful sex with a 17-year-old, authorities say.



Detectives Pose As 13-Year-Old Girl, Arrest Suspect In Jail Parking Lot

An unwitting suspect who thought he was meeting up with a 13-year-old girl was arrested Tuesday – in the parking lot of Placer County Jail, authorities say.