Crime

Crime Log

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 ...

EDH carjack-slaying suspect arraigned

The man arrested in connection with Wednesday's carjacking-homicide in El Dorado Hills was arraigned Friday in El Dorado County Superior Court on seven charges. Anderson Swift ...

'A random act of violence'

It started as a ladies’ night out, a casual get-together to celebrate their close birthdays. It ended with a gunshot that killed one of the friends, 31-year-old Khrist ...

Roseville murder suspect Beau Smith described as 'great kid'

A star receiver of prep and collegiate football, class of 2011 Roseville High graduate Beau Smith is suddenly in need of a great defense. Confined to a holding cell at the Marion ...

Ex-Placer County deputy pleads no contest to sex-with-a-minor charge

UPDATED: ROSEVILLE – Once lauded as a hero, an ex-Placer County sheriff’s deputy pleaded no contest Wednesday to a single felony charge of having unlawful sex with a mi ...

Former Roseville High football star arrested for murder

Police detectives from Salem, Ore. announced yesterday that they have arrested Beau Smith on murder charges, stemming from the violent death of a 66-year-old. Smith was a well-know ...

Placer County bids adieu to slain Detective Mike Davis

ROSEVILLE – Detective Michael David Davis Jr. was remembered Tuesday as a peace officer, brother, husband, father, son and hero during a moving, tear-filled memorial service ...

Auburn Police Department fields questions on detective's shooting death

When a shooting death of a sheriff’s detective occurs in a small, tight-knit community like Auburn, residents want answers. Auburn police tried to provide many of them and a ...