folsom police

Car chase ends in flames, arrest

An early Sunday car pursuit ended with the vehicle's engine catching fire and the driver arrested. At 2 a.m. Sunday, police officers patrolling in the area of Oak Avenue Parkway a ...

Letter writer, editor missing point

Some time back, Sandra Grasso opined in a letter to the editor, “Why do police officers always have to kill the person?” The letter was regarding the death of Joseph Han. Oh ...

Would-be crooks breaking into local park facilities

There are no suspects in a rash of recent break-ins at local park buildings. On June 2, the snack bar at Kemp Park was broken into. Officials report that ice cream, candy and snack ...

Devices found at school considered ‘dangerous’

Law enforcement officials are now reporting that suspected explosive devices found at a Folsom elementary school were deemed dangerous and destroyed. Nine bullet casings of various ...

Folsom man arrested on suspicion of molesting 6-year-old girl

A Folsom resident has been arrested on suspicion of child molestation charges. Michael Hudson, 53, was booked into Sacramento County Jail on eight counts of lewd and lascivious act ...

Holiday cop calls varied by area

Local law enforcement officials were busy over the long holiday haul. Drunk-driving arrests were up in Folsom this season, but down in El Dorado County. The reverse was true for o ...

Cops cut from school budget

Last week, a familiar sight around Folsom schools -- local police officers interacting with students -- was absent due to budget cuts. According to an official press release issue ...
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