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Police: Alleged bank robber shot in back by Sacramento Sheriff deputy

FOLSOM, CA - One man was left dead following a bank robbery in Folsom. On Tuesday, Aug. 14, at 5:11 p.m. the Folsom Police received a report of a robbery that had just occurred at ...

Folsom bank robbery suspect arrested in Cameron Park

By Laura Newell Telegraph staff writer Kenneth Allen Hogue of Cameron Park was arrested last week on bank robbery charges. At 12:17 p.m., Friday, April 13, the Folsom Police Depart ...

Folsom toddler drowns in pool

With the summer beginning today, parents need to remember to keep an extra eye on young swimmers. Just before 6 p.m. on Monday, June 11, the Folsom Fire Department responded to the ...

Thieves target copper, vehicles in Folsom

FOLSOM, CA - In recent weeks, residential and business thefts have been filling up Folsom police crime logs, sparking the police chief to hold a community meeting. This month more ...

Crime on the rise in Folsom

Thefts are on the rise over the past year, according to Folsom Police Department records. According to Folsom Police Sgt. Jason Browning, year-over-year statistics show a rise in p ...

Dorris wins second belt

Folsom Police Officer James Dorris defeated Chuck Pfau by decision on Saturday to claim the United States International Amateur Boxing Association Cruiserweight championship. Dorri ...

Four legged cops compete

The Folsom police showed off their finest this weekend as 300 people attended a competition that left tails wagging and kids smiling. The Folsom Police K9 Officer’s Association s ...

Title fight

James Dorris loves everything about boxing, including the challenge. On Saturday Dorris has an opportunity to capitalize on the huge challenge before him: to win the United States ...

More than $22,000 in drugs seized

A lengthy investigation paid off Thursday after the Folsom Police Department’s Special Investigations Unit served search warrants on multiple Sacramento locations related to drug ...

Crash sends one to hospital

One person was taken to the hospital with minor injuries last week after a multiple vehicle accident. A vehicle accident was reported at 8:47 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 1, at East Bid ...

City opts to sell surplus police cars, buy six new Dodge Chargers

After a council recess on Aug. 9, the city council returned on Aug. 23 for a quick meeting lasting about an hour. Council approved a long list of consent calendar items including ...

City task force snares illegal fireworks

The Folsom Fire Department and Folsom Police Department were working a special task force over the weekend to ensure Folsom stayed safe and sane during Fourth of July celebrations. ...

Police nab alleged '$80 bandits'

After hitting multiple local businesses with an alleged over-charging scam, police say they’ve nabbed the bandits. When Katheran Willis, 24, and James Armstrong, 41, of Sacramen ...

Renaud is Folsom’s first female police chief

Folsom’s first female police chief is now in command. Last week, Cynthia Renaud officially became Folsom’s first female police chief during a swearing-in ceremony where she wa ...