Auburn Police

Death underscores rail danger

An Auburn man found dead on the Union Pacific tracks had a 0.19 percent blood-alcohol level at the time he was apparently struck by a train, according to the Placer County coroner. ...

Police stake-outs should boost safety

Recently, the Auburn Police staked out Nevada Street, near the post office, to ticket speeders. They were there for two weeks. I would see four to five officers at a time at this ...

A few dog owners spoil it for many

In baseball, three strikes and you’re out; in serious crime, three strikes and you’re out of society. On Friday, Nov. 6, a three-strike scenario was happening and careless dog ...

Group hug to local saviors

My mother and sister lost their home on Cedar Mist Lane in the 49 fire. My sister and the two dogs were at home and managed to get out thanks to Placer County Sheriff’s who riske ...

Try using a speedometer

With respect to Jack Buckman’s problem of having been stopped by the Auburn police for speeding on Auburn Ravine Road (Reader Input, June 29), in months past I and two of my frie ...

Salary whittling proves a painful exercise

Trying to power the notebook with solar panels while promising to buy one of the new tiny green cars when they’re ready. Matter of fact, I’ll purchase two — one for each foot ...

Man attempts to steal drugs from Auburn store

Auburn Police are searching for a man who attempted to rob the Longs Drugs in Auburn of the drug OxyContin Friday afternoon. The suspect was described by witnesses as a white male ...

Police searching for ATM thieves

Auburn Police investigators are looking for two suspects responsible for ripping out an ATM machine with a truck and a chain at an Auburn liquor store earlier this week. At approx ...