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CBS13 Investigation: Expert Shortage Creating Huge Backlog of Unsolved Cases

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.

CBS Sacramento–08/28/2012

Copper Theft

Could Copper Recycling ID Law Work In Sacramento?

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.

08/18/2011

Yolo County Sheriff

Layoffs Announced At Yolo County Sheriff’s Department

The Yolo County Sheriff’s Department said today it has laid off multiple deputies to help deal with a $2.8 budget deficit.

03/01/2011

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Calaveras Residents Told To Report Crimes Online

Budget cuts have forced Calaveras County authorities to tell residents to stop calling 911 for non-life threatening emergencies and report crimes online.

CBS13/CW31–11/30/2010