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Sacramento County Sheriff Scott Jones cites the recent shooting of two deputies by an illegal immigrant as evidence the immigration process is broken. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Sheriff Jones Criticizes Obama Immigration Policy In Video

Sacramento County Sheriff Scott Jones cites the recent shooting of two deputies by an illegal immigrant as evidence the immigration process is broken.


Simon and Njoku (l-r) (Credit: Sacrament County Sheriff's Dept.)

Two Women Accused In Fatal Stabbing On Sunday, 3rd Suspect At Large

Detectives have arrested two women in connection with the stabbing death of a man in Sacramento County on Sunday night.


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Sacramento County Mom Accused Of Abandoning Children Over Weekend

Deputies say it came to light on Saturday morning when a stranger found Julianus’ 7-year-old developmentally disabled daughter wandering alone in a park. Investigators say they child was dirty, hungry and didn’t know where her mom was, and apparently spent the night in the park.



Dozens Of Prisoners Freed From Sacramento County Jail Days After Voters Approve Proposition 47

Sheriffs across the state immediately began implementing Proposition 47, which calls for treating shoplifting, forgery, fraud, petty theft and possession of small amounts of drugs, including cocaine, heroin and methamphetamines, as misdemeanors instead of felonies.



Toddler In Surgery After Being Stabbed In The Face

Deputies say that a 2-year-old boy is in surgery after he was stabbed in the face Friday morning.



Community Honors Slain Sacramento County Deputy Who Swore To Solve Their Problems

Sacramento County Sheriff’s deputy Danny Oliver was shot and killed as he was approaching a suspicious vehicle at a Motel 6 on Friday. On Sunday, community members, old and young, wrote a note to the fallen deputy. Some not even tall enough to reach the blue posters shared their wishes for Oliver and his family.


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Woman Allegedly Found Passed Out With Marin County Principal, Drugs Appears In Court

Brittany Hall, 21, had already bailed out of jail, and was not happy to see CBS13’s cameras. Her attorney is optimistic she will be cleared of all charges.


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Getting Answers Tour: Why Can’t I Dig A Well, And Who Handles Our Law Enforcement?

Without its own police force, Antelope relies on the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department to patrol, and the Sac Metro Fire District handles the fire calls. The same thing goes for Rio Linda and North Highlands.


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Marin County Principal Arrested In Rancho Cordova Motel With Unconscious Woman, Drugs

Dr. Thomas Woodrow Price is a seasoned academic professional with a long, successful career as principal at Branson High, a small private school near San Francisco.


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Massive Tree Falling In Downtown Sacramento Prompts Concerns Drought May Have Played Role

A new Mazda was crushed by the 100-foot pine tree that crews spent hours removing. The owner of the car, a local 911 operator, was at work at the time and not in the car.



Stretch Of Roseville Road Too Dangerous For Drivers?

A CBS13 viewer has a problem with a well-traveled stretch of roadway. In fact, she says turning into her neighborhood is one of the scariest things she’s ever done.


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Wild Horses Help Break Inmates’ Ways, Cut Into Recidivism In Sacramento County Program

One day 20 wild mustangs and burros will hopefully be adopted after being rehabilitated by convicted men and women who are also being rehabilitated at the Rio Cosumnes Correctional Center in Elk Grove.