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Three Suspects Make Off With Cart Full Of Wal-Mart Merchandise

Three Suspects Make Off With Cart Full Of Wal-Mart Merchandise

Rocklin Police issued their weekly crime report Tuesday and they need the public’s help identifying three suspects from a burglary on March 16th. The three entered the Wal-Mart on Crossings Drive and filled a shopping cart with merchandise. They exited the store without paying. The suspects then met up in…

A Second High Speed Chase In Placer County

A Second High Speed Chase In Placer County

Tuesday afternoon, a suspected carjacker stole a woman’s 2003 Gold LaSabre from an Arden Area gas station near Watt Avenue. The California Highway Patrol led the chase while other law enforcement supported. The suspect drove through multiple counties including Placer, making his way up to Rocklin, then back down I-80…

Placer County Delays April 7th Vote On Closing Two Libraries

Placer County Delays April 7th Vote On Closing Two Libraries

Placer County Board of Supervisors has requested the planned April 7th vote regarding the closure of the Meadow Vista and Loomis branch libraries be delayed. The delay came at the urging of members of the community and supervisors Jim Holmes and Jenifer Montgomery. The time will be used to continue…

Man Driving Jeep Crashes Into Motorcyclist, Arrested For DUI

Man Driving Jeep Crashes Into Motorcyclist, Arrested For DUI

On Saturday at 5:15p.m.,  37-year-old Benjamin Newcomb,  was driving his Jeep westbound on Tyler Foot Road in Grass Valley at an unsafe speed. As he approached a curve, he lost control and crossed over into oncoming traffic where he nearly struck the first of two motorcycles. The second motorcycle, driven…

Teen Mom Loses Control Of Her Vehicle

Teen Mom Loses Control Of Her Vehicle

On Monday morning in Grass Valley, 18-year-old Bridgette Glover, was driving her VW Jetta on Highway 20 west of Ponderosa Rd when she looked towards the backseat to check on her 20-month-old son. Looking away caused Glover to veer right and the teen then attempted to correct her steering back…

Caretaker Arrested For Stealing Checks And Jewelry From Client

Caretaker Arrested For Stealing Checks And Jewelry From Client

Placer County Sheriff’s detectives arrested a Sacramento caretaker on Friday for stealing checks and jewelry from a patient she was working for. Kneisha Ann Dosty, 31, was taken into custody in Sacramento and was booked at the Placer County Jail. Dosty is charged with financial elder abuse by a caretaker,…

Grass Valley Man Steals Tools On Monday, Gets Caught Selling Them On Tuesday

Grass Valley Man Steals Tools On Monday, Gets Caught Selling Them On Tuesday

A Grass Valley man has been arrested for his connection to a commercial burglary. The burglar is accused of taking three toolboxes full of tools, including geological surveying equipment, with an estimated value of $30,000. Grass Valley Police officers received a call on Monday from a business owner about a…

Female Pedestrian Struck And Killed Crossing Rocklin Road

Female Pedestrian Struck And Killed Crossing Rocklin Road

Early Friday morning, at around 1:30 a.m., a woman was hit by a car while crossing the street in the eastbound traffic lanes on Rocklin Road, near Granite Drive. In a press release issued by the California Highway Patrol, the victim was struck and killed by an off duty Rocklin…

2nd Annual Placer County Ag Day

2nd Annual Placer County Ag Day

The Placer County Farm Bureau, Echo Valley Ranch, and the Placer Resource Conservation District (RCD) hosted the 2nd Annual Ag Day” educational event at Gold Country Fairgrounds on Wednesday. Hundreds of elementary school age children spent the day learning the ins and outs of agricultural farming.  Students learned about raising animals…

Golf For A Good Cause

Golf For A Good Cause

Bowman Charter School is seeking business sponsorship for the School’s 2nd Annual Golf Tournament and Dinner on April 26th. Bowman Parent Teacher Organization relies on sponsorships from the golf tournament to aid with the cost of classroom supplies, field trips, playground equipment and so much more. The Bowman PTO golf…