Crime

Crime Log

More brazen break-ins surface

At least four residents of an Auburn apartment and condominium complex are now included in a string recent burglaries in the area. The Auburn Woods complex, near Lincoln Way and H ...

I-80 road rage suspect faces more charges

A woman arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon stemming from a road rage incident remains incarcerated and has had her bail increased. Dierdre Orozco, 50, was in an ...

Burglars hit Bowman Road Businesses

Thieves have been targeting businesses along Bowman Road in Auburn looking for money, but not much else. In the past two days, at least three businesses have been hit by what busi ...

Burglars hit Bowman Road area

Thieves have been targeting businesses along Bowman Road in Auburn looking for money, but not much else. In the past two days, at least three businesses have been hit by what busi ...

Questions remain after Auburn shootout leaves suspect dead

The investigation continued Monday into a standoff and shootout at a North Auburn home that left the suspect dead from a gunshot inside the burning Kemper Oaks Court house. The s ...

Small business hit hard by thieves

Guns, ammo, gold and cash are just some of the items taken from a Colfax small business in the early hours of Sunday morning. Inside of Ammo, Camo & Bait, in the heart of Down ...

Standoff, shootout at North Auburn house leaves suspect dead

A suspect who fired more than 100 rounds from his North Auburn residence over four hours was shot dead Sunday by a Placer County Sheriff’s Office deputy returning fire. A sh ...

State hospital ordered for Sheridan woman in murder case

A Sheridan woman’s mental-health state won’t allow her to stand trial in the near future on a murder charge in connection with the stabbing death of her mother. Instea ...

State hospital stay extended for woman who shot her mother

A woman involved in the shooting death of her mother at an Auburn church 14 years ago will remain in a state hospital, a Placer County Superior Court judge ruled Wednesday. Tara L ...

Gold Run CHP arrest elusive Butte County shooting suspect

Gold Run California Highway Patrol officers are receiving praise for quick work in safely arresting a 17-year-old who had been sought for almost a month as a suspect in a Butte Cou ...