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Man, 67, Dies After Accident At Northstar Ski Resort

A 67-year-old man skiing up at Northstar Ski Resort died after an accident, Placer County Sheriff’s officials say.


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Sheridan Woman Allegedly Stabbed Mother To Death

A Placer County woman is facing murder charges after she allegedly stabbed her own mother to death.


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Placer County Sheriff Seeks Public’s Help Identifying Persons Of Interest

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying three women wanted for using stolen credit cards.


Dwayne Deshawn Hargo

Release Of Surveillance Photo Leads Detectives To Placer County Robbery Suspect

Acting on a tip from the public, Placer County sheriff’s detectives arrested a man wanted in connection with armed robberies at Loomis and Penryn businesses.


Reiner Poppenga

Transient Arrested After Reportedly Threatening To Kill Roseville Middle School Principal

A Roseville area homeless man was arrested Thursday afternoon after he reportedly entered a middle school and threatened the principal


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Video Captures Thieves Removing Safe From Loomis Liquor Store

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office is searching for two suspects who were caught on surveillance video carrying a safe out of a Loomis liquor store early Saturday morning.


Daniel Loredo, 37, and Rose Herzog, 53

Deputies Catch 2 In Act Of Stealing From Loomis Home

Deputies caught two Sacramento burglars in the act as they stripped pipes inside a foreclosed home in Loomis on Wednesday night, the Placer County Sheriff’s Office said.


Marquise Montgomery

Man Pleads No Contest To Raping Disabled Woman At Placer County Care Home

The man accused of raping a severally mentally disabled woman in a Placer County care home and impregnating her pleaded no contest on Wednesday.


Marquis Montgomery

Man Charged With Rape Of Disabled Woman In Penryn

A man has been arrested and charged with the rape of a disabled woman who was living in a Penryn care facility.


Sacramento Man Sentenced To Federal Prison For ID Thefts

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.


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Granite Bay Teen Accused Of Firebombing Home

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.


The Placer County Sheriff's Office removed thousands of marijuana plants from an area called Secret Ravine northeast of Colfax on Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2012. (credit: Placer County Sheriff's Office)

Placer Sheriff’s Office Removes 16,721 Marijuana Plants Near Colfax

Placer County sheriff’s detectives cut down 16,721 marijuana plants growing near Colfax on Wednesday.