Auburn Police Department

Auburn dispatcher honored for service

For Debby Nelson, working as a dispatcher is showing her love for the community of Auburn. Nelson is the Auburn Police Department’s Dispatcher of The Year as a part of National ...

Auburn man arrested for allegedly threatening 18-year-old wife

An Auburn man is still in jail after allegedly threatening to kill his 18-year-old wife. Tyler William Carl Monsen, 24, was arrested Friday after his wife contacted Officer Stan H ...

Our View: Let’s come together to help homeless

Sometimes there’s nothing easier to do than compare your struggles to another’s and think about how they don’t know what hard work is. Those who are homeless can be targets ...

Police: Look out for water bottle bombs

Police are warning residents about possibly explosive water bottles after one was found in an Auburn driveway. On Sunday, Auburn police and the Placer County Sheriff's explosive o ...

Man and woman steal $21,400 of jewelry from Auburn store, owner says

Although police initially believed a couple stole about $17,000 worth of jewelry from a Downtown Auburn store Thursday evening, the owner is now saying the amount is up to $21,400. ...

Auburn man in jail for alleged lewd acts with a minor

An Auburn man is in jail for allegedly committing lewd acts with a 14-year-old child. On Monday Auburn police arrested Matthew Joseph Barraza, 31, an Auburn-area martial arts inst ...

Homeless camp trash riles neighbor

Auburn resident Aaron Campbell was upset Tuesday when he went to take out the trash and saw something ugly floating in the creek that runs next to his condominium complex. “I s ...

Man arrested for allegedly stabbing woman with fork

An Auburn man was arrested for allegedly poking his female roommate in the head with a fork. James Svanda, 58, was no longer in custody Monday after he was arrested March 12 on ch ...

Teen arrested for using credit cards in lost purse

A 19-year-old man is no longer in custody after he allegedly took a 77-year-old’s lost purse and used the credit cards inside. William Manzer was arrested Friday on charges of bu ...

Auburn man arrested four times in less than a week

A 24-year-old Auburn man arrested for check fraud is facing some new charges on his fourth arrest in less than a week. Auburn police arrested Jerod Duane Williams March 11 for fra ...