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Roseville Fire Burns 2nd Floor Of Residents Home, Firefighters Save Pets

Roseville Fire Burns 2nd Floor Of Residents Home, Firefighters Save Pets

Photos courtesy City of Roseville Roseville Fire responded to reports of a residential structure fire on Brent Tree Drive Tuesday afternoon. Once on scene they found the second floor of the home partially engulfed near the laundry room. Photos from the scene show firefighters saving family pets from the residence. The first crew…

Granite Bay Man Destroys Anti-Semitic Display In Front Yard Of Another Resident

Granite Bay Man Destroys Anti-Semitic Display In Front Yard Of Another Resident

courtesy photo A Granite Bay man decided to take matters into his own hands when he broke down a display of anti-semitism on a Sacramento River Park front lawn. On Monday night, Robert Dixon admitted ripping the display to shreds. Dixon’s actions were applauded by the River Park neighbors. Dixon…

Placer County Bans E-Cigarettes In County Buildings and County Cars

Placer County Bans E-Cigarettes In County Buildings and County Cars

Vaping, it’s trending with youth and it’s considered helpful for people trying to kick the smoking habit. But is it safe? It’s no longer legal to puff an electronic cigarette in county building or vehicles in Placer county. County staff recommended taking action banning the use of the vapor cigarettes…

A Not So Ordinary Day On The Job

A Not So Ordinary Day On The Job

A Not So Ordinary Day On The Job A typical day at the office for most people might be sitting at a desk staring out a giant pane glass window, but for Erik Vandagriff, it’s a much bigger view out of his helicopter desk job. Vandagriff has been a helicopter…

Lake Tahoe Man Identified In Fatal DUI Crash

Lake Tahoe Man Identified In Fatal DUI Crash

A Lake Tahoe man was killed Saturday in a single-vehicle wreck on the North Shore of Lake Tahoe.  Daniel Koenig, 24, of Tahoe City was pronounced dead after he as ejected from a 2009 Subaru Outback driven by Kelley Robert Smith, 23, (pictured) of Tahoe City.  CHP said that Koenig…

Placer Superior Court Seeks Volunteers For Grand Jury

Placer Superior Court Seeks Volunteers For Grand Jury

Applications are now being accepted for interested citizens of Placer County to serve on the Grand Jury for the next term. The one-year term begins on July 1, 2015 and ends on June 30, 2016. Considered applicants must be a United States citizen who is at least 18 years of…

Man Who Attacked Early Morning Jogger Arrested

Man Who Attacked Early Morning Jogger Arrested

  On Friday, Roseville Police Department announced detectives made an arrest in an early morning attack on a runner late last month. At about 5:20 a.m. February 25th, a woman was attacked while she was running on a trail in the Highland Reserve neighborhood of Roseville. A man later identified…

Auburn Police and Auburn Recreation Want Your Input In Making Parks Safer

Auburn Police and Auburn Recreation Want Your Input In Making Parks Safer

The Auburn Police Department and the Auburn Recreation District are jointly hosting a community meeting to discuss safety in parks in the City of Auburn.  The meeting takes place on March 16th at 6 p.m. at City Hall.  Discussion at the meeting will cover:  •Background information on the parks in the…

Man Found Shot To Death On Popular Bike Trail

Man Found Shot To Death On Popular Bike Trail

Sacramento Police investigators found the body of a man in his 30’s on Thursday.  The victim lay still with multiple gunshot wounds along a popular bike trail in Sacramento. The American River bike trail is popular with riders taking off from Placer County. There were reports of shots being fired…

Roseville Police Warn Residents Of Phone Scams

Roseville Police Warn Residents Of Phone Scams

The Roseville Police Department is putting out a warning about new phone scams that are being reported. With the tax deadline approaching, this seasonal scam, is dubbed the “IRS Arrest” scam. Scores of such attempted scams are reported each month to Roseville Police. The caller pretends to be a collector…