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Water Gushes After Main Break Near North Highlands

Neighbors say water shot into the air for at least an hour early Thursday morning due to a water main break.


Imani Bryant (left) Devonte Wright (right) (Credit: Sacramento Sheriff)

Man, Woman Arrested For Pimping Underage Sacramento County Teen

A man and a woman are in jail for allegedly pimping a 16 year old girl. Bail for each of the suspects has been set at $2 million. Sacramento Sheriff arrested Devonte Wright, 25, and Imani Bryant, 20.


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Feral Cats Get Second Chance At Life Hunting Rodents In Drought

The dry lands of California has led to a pardon of sorts for the caged critters at the Sacramento County Animal Shelter. Instead of being euthanized, feral cats are being put out in the open to hunt down the bounty the drought is attracting—rodents.


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Owners Say Sacramento Strip Club Bounced For Russian Church

The strip club will be replaced with a Russian church. The VIP room will be replaced with a day care.



Sacramento County Deputy Killed In October Rampage Honored, Along With Partner

Deputy Danny Oliver was shot and killed at the start of a deadly rampage that spanned two counties and also claimed the life of Placer County Det. Michael Davis.


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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.


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Burglary Suspect Caught After Reportedly Crashing Stolen Van

A burglary suspect in Sacramento County has been caught after he slammed his van through a hedge and a fence.


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Why Am I Always Stuck At A Red Light? Who Times These Things In Sacramento County?

It’s the one thing that impacts every single drive on our roads, and one of the most-often asked questions from CBS13 viewers: How are traffic lights timed?


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Fourth of July 2015: What’s Open And What’s Closed In Sacramento?

Since Independence Day, July 4, is on Saturday this year, some government offices and businesses are shifting the holiday to Friday or Monday.


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Sacramento Police Determining Whether Security Guard Was Justified In Shooting

Former Sacramento County Sheriff John McGinness says security guards to not share the same protections as police when using a weapon with deadly force. They can only fire in self-defense.


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Grand Jury: Sacramento County’s Mental Health Cuts Tax Law Enforcement, Hospitals

The cost of treating patients has weighed heavily on the county since the closure of its Crisis Stabilization Unit in 2009, the report states. What was supposed to save the county, the grand jury argues has instead overwhelmed both law enforcement and local hospitals.



Sacramento County CPS Recruiting Foster Parents For LGBTQ Children, Teens

The task force is recruiting foster parents specifically for those children. Candidates can be LGBTQ or not, but they must be supportive of kids who identify as LGBTQ.