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Ex-Cal Fire Chief Gets Alternative Sentencing

Ex-Cal Fire Chief Gets Alternative Sentencing

Cal Fire battalion chief Ronald Ray Wright Jr. may end up serving no jail time, according to the Auburn Journal, as a result of a plea deal on his drug charge. Instead, Wright will apply for a sentencing alternative that could include home monitoring, if approved by county probation authorities. As well,…

Auburn Library Set To Reopen Friday

Auburn Library Set To Reopen Friday

Auburn Library Set To Reopen Friday The public will have a chance to check out the new carpeting and linoleum in the Auburn Library when it reopens for regular operations today at 10 a.m. The Auburn Library has been closed since the beginning of the month for the restoration project.…

Driver Hides 10 Pounds of Pot Under Children’s Items

Driver Hides 10 Pounds of Pot Under Children’s Items

Tuesday night, a California Highway Patrol officer, stopped a driver who reportedly was acting suspicious and driving erratically. According to CHP, the arresting officer was traveling on Highway 20 at 9:30 p.m., when he observed the vehicle “suddenly dart off” into the dirt, and made several unspecified traffic violations. The…

Rocklin Shows Off Stop-Sign Bling

Rocklin Shows Off Stop-Sign Bling

Two Rocklin intersections are in the process of testing new solar-powered stop signs with a ring of blinking red lights. Due to an increase of auto accidents near Stanford Ranch and Blue Oaks Boulevard over the course of the past few weeks, the City of Rocklin made the decision to…

El Dorado County Deputy Booked On Narcotics Charges

El Dorado County Deputy Booked On Narcotics Charges

A Douglas County Sheriff’s Officer placed a fellow deputy under arrest on Tuesday in Minden, Nevada. A deputy from the El Dorado County sheriff’s office who was assigned to the South Lake Tahoe Narcotics Enforcement Team, was arrested on suspicion of drug-related charges. Sheriff’s officials said that Douglas County deputies…

Roseville Man Threatens Businesses, Buildings, And Police Officers

Roseville Man Threatens Businesses, Buildings, And Police Officers

Roseville Police arrested 51-year-old, Collin John Box, who is accused of threatening to kill officers and use explosives at the Westfield Galleria and Roseville High School. According to Roseville PD, the Orangevale man made multiple calls on Tuesday to various Roseville officers, and threatened to kill them.   The suspect also…

Placer County Fair’s Exhibitor Entry Deadline Is This Friday

Placer County Fair’s Exhibitor Entry Deadline Is This Friday

The Placer County Fair is nearly one month away, on June  25th-28th. Each year, hundreds of competitors enter the open exhibitor classes for a chance to win one of the blue ribbon prizes. It’s a great forum to show of your skills. Most entry forms are due this Friday, May…

Placer County Sheriff’s Office Is Asking For Help Identifying The Pharmacy Robber

Placer County Sheriff’s Office Is Asking For Help Identifying The Pharmacy Robber

                                                    The Placer County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in identifying a man suspected of robbing pharmacies in Kings Beach, Colfax, Incline…

Body Cameras May Be Headed to Sacramento Police

Body Cameras May Be Headed to Sacramento Police

According to the Bee, Sacramento Police officers may soon be armed with a new tool that city officials hope will help restore community trust in law enforcement: body cameras. In a Tuesday night presentation of the Police Department’s proposed budget, which includes an increase of $3.6 million and more than…

Folsom Prostitute Pleads Guilty To Charges Of Involuntary Manslaughter

Folsom Prostitute Pleads Guilty To Charges Of Involuntary Manslaughter

Alix Tichelman, appeared before a judge in Santa Cruz and pleaded guilty to charges of involuntary manslaughter and administering drugs. During the court proceedings, the judge handed down a sentence of six years to Tichelman. Tichelman, at one point, was considered a high-end prostitute.  She is accused of injecting heroin…