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Is Sacramento County Wasting Water With Hydrant Flushing?

A CBS13 viewer contacted us wondering if the county was wasting water in his Mather neighborhood. We got a surprising answer from county officials.

08/13/2014

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Three Dogs Die Trapped In Hot Car In Sacramento County, Fourth Rescued

A concerned passerby called the Sacramento Sheriff’s Department after seeing the dogs trapped inside a blue SUV in the parking lot of the Sierra Fair apartments on Fair Oaks Boulevard Thursday afternoon.

08/08/2014

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Sacramento County Mom Accused Of Dealing Drugs Out Of Bra With Child Nearby

While conducting a probation search, investigators say they didn’t find a gun, but they did find some interesting items in her bra.

08/06/2014

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Officials Report First 2 Deaths From West Nile In California

Officials announced Wednesday that a 74-year-old woman and another adult has died from West Nile Virus – the first fatal cases this year in California.

08/06/2014

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Sacramento County Officials Concerned About Spike In Hash Oil Explosions

Homemade hash oil is becoming a growing concern as the Sacramento County District Attorney’s Office says it’s already prosecuted more than a dozen cases this year.

08/01/2014

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Texas Man Accused Of Flying To Sacramento County For Sex With Minor

Investigators say over the weekend they met through Skype and agreed to meet at a Sacramento motel. The family didn’t know about the encounter and called 911 when the teen was gone for an extended period of time.

07/29/2014

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Firefighter Possibly Injured While Battling Grass Fire In Sacramento County

A firefighter may have been injured while battling a grass fire that was burning near Sacramento and San Joaquin County lines County.

07/28/2014

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Third Antelope Home Invasion In Three Weeks Injures Man On Garbage Day

The home invasion on Monday was the third in the area. Two weeks ago, two men stormed a home less than two miles away on Ackerson Way. A half-hour later that same day, a family was held at gunpoint on La Tour Drive.

07/14/2014

Frank Eugene Jackson and Tana Dania (l-r) (Credit: Sacramento County Sheriff's Dept.)

2 Men Arrested In Fatal Fulton Avenue Shooting; 1 Still At Large

Sheriff’s homicide detectives have made two arrests in connection with the shooting death of a young man on Fulton Avenue in Sacramento over the weekend.

07/14/2014

Small's booking photo. (Credit: Sacramento County Sheriff's Department)

Suspect In Murder Near Arden-Arcade Park Arrested

Detectives say they have arrested the man wanted for the murder of 34-year-old Kareen Johnson.

06/28/2014

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CBS13 Exclusive: Behind The Scenes Of Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department Wiretapping Program

The department says while they have the ability to listen to phone calls, investigators say it’s a rarely tool of last resort that has a high threshold to meet before it can be used.

06/23/2014

Scene of the fire.

Crews Battled Fire Near Mather Airport

Metro Fire crews are mopping up a fire that burned near Mather Airport Sunday night.

06/22/2014

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