Crime

Crime Log

Folsom journalist to give talk on new book

In between his editing duties at the Placer Herald and Press Tribune, journalist Scott Thomas Anderson — who lives in Folsom — has completed a three-year investigation ...

Police investigators watch as DNA sketch tech advances

Despite an absence of witnesses and surveillance, detectives in some American criminal justice departments have seen the faces of possible suspects. DNA samples found on-scene in t ...

Police announce second arrest in Easter morning shooting

Investigators from the Folsom Police Department have continued their investigation into the early morning shooting Sunday on Sutter Street, which left a 30-year ...

Man shot at Powerhouse Pub Sunday

At approximately 12:45 a.m. Easter morning, the Folsom Police Department received reports of a shooting in the 600 block of Sutter Street. Upon arriving at the scene, officers foun ...

Man arrested after following teen girl

A Folsom resident was arrested March 30 after following a 14-year-old girl who was walking in Historic Folsom. According to police, David Livingston, 58, of Folsom, tried to make ...

Law enforcement warn of IRS phone scam

With tax time in full swing, a few citizens have reported being targeted by scammers using fake caller IDs to appear to be from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). According to a ...

Police seek public's help in bike theft investigation

Folsom police are seeking the public's help in identifying a subject involved in a recent bike theft. Tuesday afternoon, a blue GT Aggressor road bike with white stripes was s ...

Officials address postal theft problem

Mail theft continues to be a problem for neighborhoods with cluster mailboxes all over the region. After a surge of Folsom cluster mailbox burglary reports in December, other neigh ...

Cyber crime, phone scams on the rise

A new computer scam appears to be taking root in the region. According to a report from the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office, the latest scam involves victims receiving a ca ...

Candlelight vigil for Khrista Ibarolle

Ginger Field, of Sacramento, had a hard time expressing herself during a candlelight vigil Sunday for her friend Khrista Ibarolle, who was shot and killed last week outside 36 H ...