Folsom Police Department

Children, pets left in cars a deadly setup

Every summer, drivers are reminded of the dangers of leaving pets and small children in parked cars. Still, Folsom Police officers continue to receive calls of this offense. &ldqu ...

Folsom Middle School student killed

Folsom Middle School seventh-grader Calvin Suh, 11, died after he was struck by a vehicle while riding his bicycle Monday in Folsom. Folsom Middle School Principal John Bliss sent ...

Former Folsom Police Department dispatcher authors second book

Author and a former 911 dispatcher for the City of Folsom Joanne Kraft recently wrote her second book, “The Mean Mom’s Guide to Raising Great Kids,” and said the ...

Folsom officers act as ‘Secret Santa’ to 40 families

This Christmas, approximately 40 families in need of a little extra help this season received a special gift from a Folsom Police Department “Secret Santa.” “Eve ...

FPD on the road to new vehicles

Quite a few miles overdue, the Folsom Police Department may soon be getting some new wheels. The Folsom City Council on Nov. 12 discussed a resolution that would have authorized t ...

Folsom Soccer Club offering reward for arrest and conviction of vandals

Vandals have cost the Folsom Soccer Club about $16,000 this year by destroying soccer goals and nets around town. A majority of the damage has occurred in the last month, as goals ...

Folsom police detective spreads word about domestic violence, resources

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and the Folsom Police Department wants to provide the community with information and resources on the issue. Folsom police Detective ...

Equipment minimizes risks

Are local police and sheriff departments becoming too “militarized” with their increasing use of surplus military equipment and vehicles gifted to them by the Departmen ...

Folsom police launches Business Watch program

The Folsom Police Department will launch a new program to help protect local businesses this month, called Business Watch. According to Folsom Police Sgt. Jason Browning, Folsom b ...

Folsom police sergeant earns medals at Police-Fire Games

Folsom police sergeant Ron Peterson won eight medals at the Can-Am Police-Fire Games held last month in York, Pa. Peterson, 52, competed in the Grand Master C division (ages 50-54 ...

Beware of catalytic converter thefts in Folsom

After a recent string of catalytic converter thefts in the region, the Folsom Police Department are asking residents to be aware and take a few steps to help safeguard your vehicle ...

369 marijuana plants seized in Folsom, valued at $1.1 million

In the morning on Wednesday, April 30, the Folsom Police Department seized 369 marijuana plants and arrested four suspects as the result of a search warrant service at four residen ...

Folsom police arrest four juveniles in ongoing park vandalism series

On April 8, after several weeks of investigation, detectives from the Folsom Police Department arrested four juveniles for a series of vandalisms to seven different city parks. Ac ...

Folsom teens learn safe driving

Members of the Folsom Police Department, Folsom Fire Department, Office of Traffic Safety, P.A.R.T.Y. (Prevent Alcohol and Risk-Related Trauma in Youth) and Mercy Hospital of Folso ...

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 ...