California Highway Patrol

Applegate Fire spurs evacuations

Multiple fires burning along Interstate 80 threatened homes and businesses Wednesday afternoon in the Applegate area. The fires reportedly started around 1:30 p.m. along the freew ...

Cow carnage on I-80 east

At least four cows were killed Thursday morning on Interstate 80 after a pickup truck hauling a cattle trailer struck a guardrail, spilling its bovine passengers onto the freeway. ...

Folsom program demonstrates consequences of drunk driving

Members of the Folsom Police Department, Folsom Fire Department, California Highway Patrol and California Office of Traffic Safety, came together for a special assembly teaching th ...

Sixth annual Scott Russell Memorial Golf Tournament to be held at Empire Ranch

The Scott Russell Memorial Golf Tournament will be held Friday September 20, with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. at Empire Ranch Golf Club in Folsom. This year’s event host, Honor ...

CHP welcomes new public face for office in Placerville

PLACERVILLE, CA - There is a new official voice for the Placerville office of the California Highway Patrol. Officer Quinn Cuthbertson, 41, has taken over the duties of the public ...