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Placer County Office of Emergency Services Seeks Public Input

Placer County Office of Emergency Services Seeks Public Input

The Placer County Office of Emergency Services will hold two meetings for the public this week that will provide opportunities for public participation in an update to the county’s Local Hazard Mitigation Plan. The meetings will cover the purpose of the plan update, the process, ways to participate and benefits…

Granite Bay Commercial Developer And Roseville Escrow Officer Indicted on Co-Creating Fraudulent Schemes

Granite Bay Commercial Developer And Roseville Escrow Officer Indicted on Co-Creating Fraudulent Schemes

A federal grand jury returned a 21-count indictment on fraud charges last Thursday against 56-year-old,  Abolghasseni “Abe” Alizadeh,  a commercial developer with Kobra Properties, and 62-year-old, Mary Sue Weaver, an escrow agent with Placer County Title. United States Attorney Benjamin B. Wagner announced that both suspects have been charged with…

Fire At Wood Chipping Plant In Rocklin Keeps Firefighters On Their Toes

Fire At Wood Chipping Plant In Rocklin Keeps Firefighters On Their Toes

Fire broke out on Duluth Avenue in Rocklin over the weekend at a busy wood chipping plant.  Black smoke filled the air and could be seen for miles.  A spokesman from Cal Fire, said the pile of sawdust that smoldered four hours could potentially reignite, and damage other businesses nearby.…

El Dorado County Female Sex Offender At Large

El Dorado County Female Sex Offender At Large

  A woman described by the El Dorado County District Attorney’s Office as a violent sex offender, is considered at large, and being sought by law enforcement.  District Attorney Investigator Dave Stevenson, said that, 36-year-old Jaime Lynn Olson, violated her parole and failed to register as a sex offender. The…

Rocklin Police Department Is Looking For New Officers

Rocklin Police Department Is Looking For New Officers

The Rocklin Police Department is recruiting Police Academy Graduates and Lateral police officers. Rocklin PD currently has 78 full time employees. The Department field’s specialties include uniformed patrol, traffic enforcement, investigations, Animal Control and many more. Prospecting officers who have graduated from a police or sheriff academy in California within…

Folsom Teachers Receive A Retroactive 5% Salary Increase, Plus More To Come

Folsom Teachers Receive A Retroactive 5% Salary Increase, Plus More To Come

Folsom Cordova School District teachers are due for a raise and will receive it as part of a tentative labor agreement reached this week. The agreement between FCSD and Folsom Cordova Education Association allows for a 5 percent salary increase that will kick  in retroactively from July of 2014.  The…

Grass Valley Police Catch On The Run Parolee

Grass Valley Police Catch On The Run Parolee

On Tuesday, Grass Valley Police Department attempted to serve an arrest warrant at a known apartment unit related to a wanted fugitive, 24-year-old, Michael Heller.  Heller has been on the run from law enforcement and his Post Release Community Supervision (AB109) Probation warrant since the beginning of 2015. Grass Valley…

Grass Valley Police Make Three Arrests For Stolen School Property

Grass Valley Police Make Three Arrests For Stolen School Property

At 3:00 p.m., on Tuesday, Grass Valley Police, with the assistance of the Nevada County Narcotics Taskforce, conducted a probation search at a residence on North Church Street which resulted in the arrests of two Grass Valley Men. During the search, detectives recovered property that was previously stolen from a…

Wrong-Way Driver Takes The Lives Of Four People On I-80

Wrong-Way Driver Takes The Lives Of Four People On I-80

According to the California Highway Patrol, Wednesday’s fatal accident on Highway 50 at Stockton Boulevard, claimed the lives of four people after a driver traveled more than five miles in the wrong direction. Several people called 911 and reported that a wrong-way driver was seen entering the highway at Harbor…

Placerville Police Gain Advanced Technology For Town and Trail Patrols

Placerville Police Gain Advanced Technology For Town and Trail Patrols

  The Placerville Police Department will quietly hit the trails and the streets with its newest motorcycle addition, the Zero electric motorcycle. The Zero motorcycle is fully electric and designed for police to patrol on a cost effective manner. The motorcycle will give officers the advantage when patrolling the expanding…