Struggling to keep up with fingerprint evidence after a hiring freeze, Sacramento County has quietly stacked up a backlog of almost 600 cases, a CBS13 investigation has learned.
A new law in the South requires people who sell scrap copper to show a sheriff’s department-issued permit when doing business at the scrap yard. The law also requires recyclers to be paid by check.
The Yolo County Sheriff’s Department said today it has laid off multiple deputies to help deal with a $2.8 budget deficit.
Budget cuts have forced Calaveras County authorities to tell residents to stop calling 911 for non-life threatening emergencies and report crimes online.