Auburn Police Department

No new leads with alleged gun sighting near Placer High

Police are still investigating an alleged gun sighting that led to a more than hour-long lockdown at Placer High School Tuesday afternoon. Slightly before 2 p.m. Tuesday a student ...

Placer High lockdown ends after school-wide search for alleged gun

Placer High School students are safe after an hour-and-fifteen-minute lockdown shut the school doors while Auburn Police searched for a person who may have had a gun on or around c ...

Police searching for mother, daughter after car theft

Police are looking for a mother and daughter allegedly connected to a recent car theft in Auburn. Jamie Kirkham, 37, and her daughter Erin Kirkham, 18, were identified as persons ...

Downed telephone line in road

Police officers and public works employees are at the scene of a downed telephone line on High Street at Auburn Folsom Road in Auburn Wednesday morning. They are waiting for AT ...

Thanks for help at hit-and-run

Thank you to the people who helped me last Friday when I was hit by a car on Highway 49 near the I-80 offramp at about 11:30 a.m. Several people stopped to help me and waited with ...

Auburn man in jail for allegedly assaulting girl over five years

An Auburn man is in custody after being arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a girl over several years. Robert Brandon Lynch, 55, was arrested Wednesday for several felony ...

Police arrest suspect in alleged business break-in

Auburn Police officers responding to a reported break-in at 380 Nevada St. Friday made an arrest at the scene, Sgt.?Gary Hopping said in a press release. The suspect, David Michae ...

Sacramento woman arrested on drug charge after canal spill

A Sacramento woman is headed toward jail on a drug charge after falling into an Auburn canal Tuesday afternoon. Teresa Saffold, who police on the scene estimated to be about 40, ...

Auburn man in jail after alleged motorcycle tampering, theft

An Auburn man is still in custody after allegedly tampering with a motorcycle and stealing items from a vehicle in a Nevada Street parking lot. Auburn police responded to the 500 ...

What’s in a union?

While members of one city employee union are considering whether or not to say goodbye to their current representation, others say they are happy with the groups they have. The 13 ...