Deputies Deliver $400 In Gift Cards To Family Whose Twin Toddlers Are Battling LeukemiaA Placer County family received $400 in gift cards from the sheriff's department on Friday as part of their Operation Santa program.
Washington State Fugitive Arrested After Chase In Placer CountyA dangerous Washington State fugitive is in custody after a welfare check on Tuesday turned into a chase.
Best Buy Employee Honored By Sheriff For Tackling FugitiveHe put his job on the line to help deputies catch a wanted suspect, and now this Best Buy employee is getting a special honor from the Placer County Sheriff's Office.
K-9 Hero On The MendA big step forward on the road to recovery for a hero K-9.
911 Callers Help Placer County Authorities Find And Arrest ShooterThe manhunt is over for the suspect who shot a man inside an Auburn Quick Lube Tuesday afternoon. Placer County law enforcement conducted an extensive search for 41-year old Joseph David De La Cruz.
Group Behind Foresthill Bridge's 'Notes Of Hope' Responds To Negative VandalismA community is shaken up after vandalism and hateful messages were left on the Foresthill Bridge in Auburn, this weekend. The vandalism comes about a month after a movement to get people to post inspiring messages on the bridge, to help suicidal people.
Man Arrested For Trying To Meet Up With A 15-Year-Old, Brings Alcohol, Meth, And CondomsAfter driving to meet a girl half his age, a 31-year-old man was arrested on multiple charges stemming from an online predator sting operation Thursday.
Two Placer County Sex Offenders Arrested For Fleeing The StateThe arrests were a joint effort between the Placer County Sheriff's detectives, Placer County Probation, and the U.S. Marshals Service.
Suspects Accused Of Stealing 4 Pounds Of Pot In Home Invasion RobberyFour people were arrested in a home invasion robbery where the victim reported four pounds of marijuana stolen from his home.
Pair Suspected In String Of NorCal Ulta Store Burglaries ArrestedAuthorities have arrested a pair suspected of burglarizing Ulta stores across Northern California.
Once-Honored Placer County Sheriff's Deputy Arrested On Teen Sex ChargesKen Skogen isn’t used to being on the other side of the law. The deputy was arrested by his own team, accused of having a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old sheriff’s department volunteer.
Detectives: Reported Attempted Placer County Kidnapping A MisunderstandingHe told detectives that he had bumped into the child while walking the aisles of the store. He went to pick up the child, the man tells detectives, but the grandmother misunderstood his actions and yelled.
Fish And Wildlife Scientist Arrested On Child Sex Charges At Auburn ParkPlacer County Sheriff’s deputies say Tim Nosal tried arranging a meeting with a 13-year-old girl for sex. Outside his Fair Oaks home, visiting family members were apparently unaware of his arrest.
Couple Accused Of Torturing, Sexually Assaulting Colfax Man During RobberyPlacer County Sheriff’s deputies say Donald Bell, 46, and Robin Brawley, 23, sneaked into the victim’s apartment and waited for him to come home. They hit him with a stun gun, put handcuffs on his legs that left deep wounds.
Newcastle Man Accused Of Setting Home On Fire With Mother InsidePlacer County Sheriff's deputies arrested Sean Petty, 20, after detectives found gasoline and other items used to set fire to a side of the home.