Sacramento County Sheriff

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Sacramento County Sheriff Hopes Intelligent Policing Will Tighten Bond With Communities

They are stretched thin, heavily burdened and recognize the need to make adjustments. That’s why the department won’t look the same in the very near future.



Abducted Carmichael Girl Says Suspect Let Her Go After She Pleaded With Him

The girl’s father says the man let himself in through an unlocked patio sliding glass door at 3 a.m. Deputies say he put his hand over the little girl’s mouth and carried the child out of her Carmichael home.



Deputies Searching For Man Who Allegedly Abducted Child From Unlocked Home

The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department says an 8-year-old was taken from a home on Adelaide Way against her will. The child was taken to a wooded area and later allowed to return home without further incident. The child suffered no serious injuries.


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Former Sacramento County Sheriff’s Parade Horse Turns 40

For a horse to live is almost unheard of. The fact Cancho is galloping around and rolling around in the dirt like a teenager is nearly unbelievable.


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Sacramento Woman’s Alleged Stop Smoking Plan: Slap a Deputy

Etta Lopez, 31, allegedly admitted she sat in front of the county jail for hours, intent on assaulting an officer to get arrested and be put in jail, where she would be forced to stop smoking cigarettes.

CBS13/CW31 Television–05/08/2013

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Man Found Shot To Death On South Sacramento Street

Sacramento County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating the death of a man found dead in a south Sacramento gutter early Friday morning.


More Applying For Permits To Carry A Concealed Weapon

Hundreds of people are applying for concealed weapons permits in Sacramento County after another round of budget cuts forced law enforcement agencies to cut more officers from active duty this year.