Sacramento Police

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Sacramento Police: Flashing Blue Light On Surveillance Cameras Not A Distraction

The cameras have already drawn criticism as an invasion of freedom by some residents, but neighbors say the bright blue light on top of the cameras is a distraction that only gets worse as it gets darker.


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Daughter Questions Sacramento Police Pursuit That Claimed The Life Of Her Mother

Michelle Bryden came back to the site where her mother died to grieve. She says her mom, Linda Hull, was no angel. She abused drugs and Bryden was raised in foster care.


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Sacramento Sniper: Who Shot Stephen McDonald From A Second-Story Midtown Apartment?

It was a Friday just before noon. Someone would walk up the stairs leading to a second-floor apartment and shatter all peaceful sounds. Multiple shots were fired from a second-floor window. A sniper had gotten into position to do some serious damage.



Mom, 2 Children Sought By Sacramento Police Found

Police believe Sanjuana Munoz Vasquez, 43, took Yurisel Munoz-Velasco, 6, and Yaretzi Munoz-Velasco, 9, took the children and is possibly heading to Mexico.


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Family, Friends Hold Vigil For Bicyclist Killed In Sacramento Hit-And-Run

Sacramento Police say a driver in a silver Cadillac Eldorado with tinted windows was seen in surveillance video fleeing the scene.


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Sacramento Police Traffic Patrol Revived After Budget Cuts Slashed Force Three Years Ago

Back on the bike and back on the lookout for those not-so-safe Sacramento drivers, Sgt. Adam Vassallo is the head of the newly re-formed Sacramento Police traffic unit.


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Police: North Highlands Church Choir Director Has Another Sexual Abuse Victim

Sacramento Police say Kareem Mitchell, 42, will face four additional charges, because another victim has come forward.



Sacramento Testing ShotSpotter Program In Del Paso Heights

Police want to use the technology, which uses a network of sensors to instantly detect the sound and location of gunshots. The system then immediately notifies police dispatchers who can send officers to within 25 feet of where the crime occurred.


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Sacramento Police Seeking Driver Who May Have Run Car Off Road, Killing Man

Police say the driver of a stolen Pontiac Grand Am was speeding down Fulton Avenue, north of Michelle Drive. A 59-year-old man in a white Volvo traveled alongside the Pontiac.


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Suspect In Downtown Sacramento Police Pursuit Surrenders After Cigarette

During the pursuit, the police department has reported the woman hit three patrol cars.


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Sacramento Police Investigating Suspicious Death As Homicide Inside Shining Star Drive Home

Investigators responded to the area before 2 p.m. for a welfare check and found a dead person inside a single-family home.


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Sacramento Police Searching For Topless Thief In Hair Heist

They say the man ran out, hair in hand and the woman tried to follow until she was blocked at the front door by the owner. That’s when a struggle started, ending with the suspect’s sweater being ripped off as she ran away, leaving her in just a hot pink bra.