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City To Sue County Over Costco Project

City To Sue County Over Costco Project

              The Auburn Journal and other local media are reporting that Auburn city council members have announced plans to file a lawsuit against the county and the controversial Costco project, citing economic and environmental concerns.  The move came after a closed door session Monday…

Third Man Struck And Killed By Car In Roseville Already in 2015

Third Man Struck And Killed By Car In Roseville Already in 2015

For the third time in just over 10 days, another pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle on a Roseville street. According to California Highway Patrol, the male victim was attempting to cross traffic on foot on Monday at 5:45pm. CHP officers said Mark Colemen, 61, was driving his 1998…

Car-jacking In Roseville Leaves Family Stranded

Car-jacking In Roseville Leaves Family Stranded

On Monday afternoon a suspect running from police car-jacked a rental car in Roseville, and is still on the loose. Roseville police say they were investigating a suspicious person who was reported near Douglas Avenue and Sunrise Blvd. When police arrived and spotted the suspect, he ran from them. They do…

Signups for Placer County Sheriff’s Office Community Awareness Academy Taking Place Right Now

Signups for Placer County Sheriff’s Office  Community Awareness Academy Taking Place Right Now

Reservations are now being taken for the Placer County Sheriff Office’s Community Awareness Academy. This year, participants will tour the new South Placer Jail in Addition to several other “field trips.” The academy will kick off with a welcoming by top sheriff’s administrators and an overview of how the department…

K-9 Officer Alerts Officers To Drug Activity In Car, Leads To Murder Suspect Arrest

K-9 Officer Alerts Officers To Drug Activity In Car, Leads To Murder Suspect Arrest

K-9 Officer Alerts Officers To Suspicious Drug Activity In Car That Leads To Murder Suspect Arrest A suspect wanted on multiple warrants including murder in California and Florida was arrested on Saturday night after a routine traffic stop. Truckee police say that 33-year-old McKinley Calvin Williams of Elk Grove and…

Colfax Boy Not Seen For 24 Hours Found Safe

Colfax Boy Not Seen For 24 Hours Found Safe

A search for a 14-year-old boy who went missing on Sunday morning ended with great news. Robert Erickson was found less than 100 yards from his mother’s home where he disappeared from early Sunday morning. Family members became concerned for Robert’s welfare because the teen had been depressed recently and was…

Man Steals Car, Then Crashes In Roseville, Arrested Wearing Pink Sweats

Man Steals Car, Then Crashes In Roseville, Arrested Wearing Pink Sweats

Placer County sheriff’s deputy arrested a man driving a stolen car after the suspect led thim on a one-mile pursuit in Roseville Friday morning. The suspect, Michael Wayne Adams, 33, of Sacramento, was driving aggressively and with malfunctioning taillights along East Roseville Parkway at Eureka Road when the deputy saw…

Wrong Way Driver Crashes And Takes The Lives Of Three Young Friends

Wrong Way Driver Crashes And Takes The Lives Of Three Young Friends

  Three people are dead and a wrong-way driver on Interstate 80 is to blame for their deaths after he crashed head on into their car. The fatal accident happened very early Saturday just west of Madison Avenue. The California Highway Patrol identifies the victims as 18-year-old Kendra Langham, of…

CHP Wants Senior Citizens To Stay Sharp Behind The Wheel

CHP Wants Senior Citizens To Stay Sharp Behind The Wheel

The California Highway Patrol is about to Hold a Free Age Well, Drive Smart Class for Seniors Holding a valid California’s driver’s license signifies more than the ability to drive a car,  it is a symbol of self-sufficiency and freedom. Understandably, driving is not a privilege that anyone wants to…

Grass Valley Stabbing Suspect Appears In Court

Grass Valley Stabbing Suspect Appears In Court

Steven Robledo Jr., 30, the Grass Valley man suspected of stabbing several people at a hip-hop concert in November 2014 in downtown, was arraigned Tuesday morning.  At Tuesday’s arraignment, Robledo chose not to entered a plea. Robledo is being charged with three counts of assault with a deadly weapon, and…