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Auburn man sentenced to six months in jail after fraud case

A man arrested for check fraud will be spending some time in a jail cell. Judge Colleen Nichols sentenced Auburn resident Jerod Duane Williams, 24, Friday to six months in jail an ...

Foresthill felon sentenced for having, brandishing firearm

A Foresthill man is beginning a two-year prison sentence in connection to a summer shooting outside a Foresthill Cal Fire station. Judge Larry Gaddis sentenced Joshua Trinidad Lem ...

Cop impersonator gets 240 days in jail

A Rocklin man who pretended to be a cop will be spending some time in jail. On Thursday Judge Colleen Nichols sentenced Chad Richard Mowry, who was 26 when he was arrested in Jul ...

Sacramento man sentenced to 10 years for drug deal

A Sacramento man was sentenced to 10 years in prison for selling drugs, and a judge issued a $25,000 bench warrant for his co-defendant’s arrest. On Feb. 4 Placer County Judge C ...

County forks over $470K for PIOs

The Placer County CEO’s office appears to be downsizing again, but many residents are appalled the bureaucracy and salaries were so large just last year. The latest organization ...

High-speed driver sentenced for receiving stolen property

A Folsom man sentenced in June for leading Placer County Sheriff’s deputies on a high-speed chase across the Foresthill Bridge was sentenced Thursday in an Auburn courtroom for a ...

Men who caused blast in Auburn apartment starting sentences

One of the men who caused an explosion and fire in an Auburn apartment while making a drug has started his jail sentence and the other will begin his term in November. Shea Hunt, ...

Ex-cop takes plea deal, gets 3 years

The ex-cop originally charged with multiple drug-related felonies and murder-for-hire was sentenced Monday to three years in prison. Ruben Cesar Salgado, 37, was arrested in May ...

Trial set for Ruben Salgado

The ex-cop charged with multiple drug felonies and murder-for-hire is scheduled to go to trial at 8:30 a.m. Nov. 8. The trial date was set Tuesday morning in Auburn’s Placer Co ...

Ex-cop’s hearing tentatively scheduled

The former CHP officer charged with murder-for-hire could have a preliminary hearing Tuesday. Judge Alan Pineschi Friday scheduled Ruben Cesar Salgado, 37, for a tentative court ...