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Placer, Sacramento counties team for “unique” murder prosecution

SACRAMENTO – Placer and Sacramento County’s legal machinery is gearing up for team prosecution of a Utah couple formally charged Tuesday with murder in the deaths of tw ...

DA seeks to have judge barred from Robbers Fire case

The Placer County District Attorney’s Office filed a motion to bar Judge Colleen Nichols from presiding over the looming Robbers Fire trial, claiming that Nichols is prejudic ...

Arson suspect awaits psychiatric evaluation

The case of a Vacaville man accused of starting a fire, resisting arrest and battery of a peace officer was put on hold again Wednesday, as the defense has doubt about his competen ...

Arson suspect's arraignment delayed again

The arraignment of a Vacaville man accused of arson, resisting arrest and battery of an officer was postponed on Monday for the second time. Ten days after his first scheduled arr ...

Arraignment postponed for arson suspect

The initial arraignment for a Vacaville man accused of starting a fire and resisting arrest last week was delayed on Friday for a further 10 days. In 24-year-old Luke Carter&rsquo ...

Lake of the Pines alleged con’s case continues

A Lake of the Pines man charged with allegedly conning $650,000 out of local community members, many of which were his neighbors, could be moving forward with his case next month. ...

Woman arraigned for murder in case of body found in Roseville

A woman charged with the murder of a Citrus Heights woman, whose body was found in Roseville, was arraigned Wednesday on a single charge of murder. Stephanie Erends, 25, of Rosev ...

Auburn resident arraigned for murder

Auburn resident Herman Van Bragt, 46, was charged with one count of murder Wednesday afternoon during his arraignment for the slaying of 72-year-old Palo Alto resident Robert Haggq ...