Injured Hiker Rescued From Colfax TrailPlacer County Sheriff Department's helicopter assisted Cal Fire with the rescue.
Beloved Placer K-9 Shane Dies After Battle With CancerDespite his advanced cancer, Shane continued to serve over the past six months and even helped locate two missing elderly people suffering from dementia, according to his handler.
Retired Placer County Sheriff K9 Jet Dies After Long Battle With CancerA retired K9 who served with the Placer County Sheriff’s Office for more than five years has died from cancer.
Placer Deputies Help Firefighters Transport Unconscious Man Who Jumped Off Ponderosa BridgeA man was airlifted to a hospital Monday after losing consciousness when he hit the water under the Ponderosa Bridge in Colfax.
Granite Bay Traffic Stop Leads To 2 Arrests For Identity Theft, ConspiracyTwo people were arrested on conspiracy and identity theft charges in Granite Bay last week.
Crews Contain 40-Acre Grass Fire In Placer County Near Watt And Walerga; Evacuations LiftedFirefighters have contained a grass fire in Placer County that prompted evacuations on Thursday.
Search On For Bear Seen Roaming Around Colfax TuesdayPlacer County authorities are keeping an eye out for a bear that crashed a conference call in Colfax Tuesday morning.
Deputies Rescue Woman Who Fell From Foresthill BridgeIt wasn't a picture-perfect moment for an Elk Grove couple on Wednesday, after visiting the Foresthill Bridge in Auburn.
2 Juveniles, 1 Adult Arrested In Connection To Granite Bay Drugstore RobberyDeputies say three people were arrested Tuesday night in connection to a robbery at a Walgreens.
Search On For Robbery Suspect In Auburn After Chase, Crash Into Stop SignAccording to the Placer County Sheriff's office, three suspects robbed a Walgreens in North Auburn around 7:30 p.m. Monday.
Barricaded Suspect Peacefully Surrenders To Deputies In AuburnA barricaded suspect surrendered to Placer County deputies in Auburn Wednesday evening.
Placer Co. Sheriff Says Suspect Stole Vehicle With 2 Small Children Inside Near Thunder Valley CasinoAuthorities say the vehicle was abandoned nearby with the children safe inside.
Deputies Say 2 Women Stole Nearly $5K In Makeup, Perfume From Ulta On Black FridayTwo women in Placer County are facing charges of burglary and grand theft after reportedly swiping high-end items of the shelves of an Ulta on Black Friday.
Deputies Arrest Student After Alleged Threats Against Del Oro High SchoolPlacer County Sheriff's deputies arrested a student who allegedly made a threat against Del Oro High School Tuesday.
Man Arrested For Allegedly Shooting Woman In Meadow VistaPlacer County Sheriff's deputies arrested a man for attempted murder Wednesday afternoon after receiving reports of a shooting in Meadow Vista.