Placer County Sheriff’s Office
A Sacramento man was sentenced Tuesday to three years, five months in federal prison for identity theft after defrauding 50 victims out of between $30,000 and $70,000, United States Attorney Benjamin B. Wagner announced.
A 15-year-old Granite Bay boy was arrested Thursday on four counts of attempted homicide in connection with a firebombing late Wednesday night, according to the Placer County Sheriff’s Office.
Placer County sheriff’s detectives cut down 16,721 marijuana plants growing near Colfax on Wednesday.
A traffic stop in Loomis turned into a felony drug and weapons arrest after a Placer County sheriff’s K-9 sniffed out a large load of marijuana.
A 14-year-old boy was arrested for lewd and lascivious acts against two other children at an Auburn daycare on Tuesday and the center was shut down by the state.
Cynthia Lynn Van Holland, 48, a transient from the states of Idaho and Washington, pleaded guilty Wednesday morning to 21 counts of bank robbery.
A 48-year-old woman was arraigned in federal court on Friday on 21 counts of bank robbery, including three in the Sacramento region.
Two Bay Area men were arrested on Tuesday after they reportedly rammed two Placer County sheriff’s patrol cars in a stolen Honda.
A 19-year-old man was arrested for attempted murder following a stabbing in Sheridan on Thursday morning.
The Placer County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a young man in connection with a reported rape near the Colfax Ball Park earlier this week.
Sheriff’s deputies in Placer County caught six burglars in the act on Monday in two separate home break-ins, one in Meadow Vista and the other in Applegate, the department announced.
Human skeletal remains were found Thursday evening at a creek near a Roseville golf course, the Placer County Sheriff’s Office reported.