Auburn Police Department

Graffiti investigation continues

Auburn Police continue to follow leads regarding a recent arrest of a man suspected of vandalizing Downtown Auburn buildings. Capt. John Ruffcorn with the Auburn Police Departmen ...

Officials ID canal victim

Officials identified the man whose body was found in an Auburn canal this week. Mathew Templeman, 39, of Oregon, was pulled from the canal debris trap, located near Mt. Vernon an ...

The cyclists are coming

The Amgen Tour of California will race through Auburn Sunday, May 16. City officials and business owners are working overtime to make sure everyone is prepared. The Amgen Web sit ...

Alleged graffiti artist arrested

Auburn Police arrested 18-year-old Patrick Johnathan Pujol Wednesday in connection with several recent graffiti incidents throughout the city. Pujol, an Auburn resident, was linke ...

Body found in the Auburn canal

A man’s body was found in a canal debris trap near Mt. Vernon and Merry Knoll roads at around 6 a.m. Wednesday. Someone saw the body and called the Placer County Sheriff’s Offi ...

Vandals strike Downtown

A rash of graffiti has spread across Auburn within the last three weeks, upsetting citizens, business owners and law enforcement. Over the last three weekends Placer High School ha ...

Pitbull attacks 91-year-old in backyard

Auburn police shot and killed a pitbull after it reportedly attacked a 91-year-old man Sunday. The victim suffered “severe” injuries to his left wrist, hand and fingers, whic ...

Looking behind the Scenes: Auburn Police opening up more cold case files

Sometimes, writing a column is a lot like jumping into the car taking a trip. Many times, you know exactly where you’re headed, but on a few fortunate occasions, you capriciously ...

Police arrest suspected Back Country thief

Police arrested an Auburn man Wednesday morning who allegedly stole about $30,000 worth of jewels and other items from an Old Town business. Anthony George Pavich was taken into ...

Auburn man arrested for assaulting child

An Auburn man remains jailed for allegedly sexually assaulting a child younger than 14 years old. Keith Robert Sanchez, 30, was arrested on charges of lewd and lascivious acts wi ...