Tahoe Bear Sightings Not Necessarily Increasing, But More Are Being Rescued From DumpstersThe Placer County Sheriff’s Office is becoming quite familiar with a particular call: a Tahoe bear trapped in a dumpster.
Man Charged With Attempted Murder, Child Endangerment For Loomis ShootingJohn Elmer is being charged with attempted murder, attempted premeditated murder and felony child endangerment in connection to the shooting.
Sheriff: Children In Home During Loomis ShootingA man and a woman were removed from a Loomis home Tuesday night, both suffering from gunshot wounds.
Three People Accused Of Stealing From Recently Deceased Person's Home In Placer CountyThree people have been arrested after they allegedly stole items from a recently deceased person's home and used some of the items to make purchases.
Placer County Sheriff’s Sergeant Dies While Diving In MontereyThe Placer County Sheriff’s Office is mourning the unexpected passing of one of their own.
Sex Offender On Parole Arrested After Cutting Off Ankle MonitorA sex offender who was on parole is back behind bars after cutting off his ankle monitor, according to the Placer County Sheriff's Office.
Body Of Man Who Went Missing At American River Confluence In Placer County FoundThe body of a man who went missing at the confluence of the American River in Placer County earlier this month has been found.
Unknown Substance That Sickened Deputies And Inmates At South Placer Jail Remains A MysteryThe mystery of the unknown substance that sickened inmates and deputies at the South Placer County Jail last month will stay unsolved.
Man Arrested After Ramming Patrol CarThe Placer County Sheriff's Department said a man is behind bars after driving into the front of a patrol car and disabling his own car Saturday.
Four Rescued From Rock In American RiverFour people were trapped on a rock at the confluence Saturday and had to be rescued.
Sheriff: Intoxicated Women Steal Dinghy On Lake TahoeTwo women, one 19 and the other 20, are facing grand theft charges after stealing a dinghy.
Eros, Placer Co. K9 Hurt In January Shootout, Dies After Bout With CancerThe Placer County Sheriff’s Office is in mourning after the death of K9 Eros.
Overturned Vehicle Partially Closes I-80 In Placer CountyThe westbound lanes of Interstate 80 at Blue Canyon were shut down Wednesday evening after a big rig crash, authorities said.
Sheriff: Bay Area Men Arrested For Stealing $10K Worth Of Wheels And TiresThe Placer County Sheriff's Office said three men were arrested for stealing wheels and tires from Winner Chevrolet in Colfax.
Traffic Stop Turns Drug Bust In Tahoe A vehicle stop turned into a drug bust this weekend for a Placer County Sheriff's Sergeant in Tahoe.