Auburn Police Department

Auburn police arrest two for suspected drugs

Auburn Police arrested two men Saturday on suspicion of drug possession and possible drug sales. Police contacted Stanislav Carpenco of Citrus Heights and Ruslan Kochkin of Orange ...

Local law enforcement discuss complexity of missing person cases

After a panel discussion at the Capitol Wednesday about the Jaycee Dugard case, local officials are hoping for a change in how serious offenders’ parole is evaluated. Local law ...

Keep home safe while on vacation

Are you going on a last minute vacation before the summer ends and the kids go back to school? Law enforcement officials are reminding residents to secure their homes, and the Aub ...

Motorcyclist seriously injured in Highway 49 crash

A crash involving a motorcycle and a pickup truck on Highway 49 in Auburn sent the rider to Sutter Roseville Medical Center with major injuries Sunday. The accident at about 3:30 ...

Law enforcement celebrates National Night Out

Local law enforcement agencies are coming together to help residents be more aware of crime and drug prevention. From 5:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday the Auburn Police Department is planni ...

Auburn-area transient facing multiple burglary, firearm, drug charges

A man who is an occasional transient of the Auburn area was still in custody Friday afternoon after being booked on multiple felony and misdemeanor charges, including seven counts ...

Marijuana, gun, drug found during search of Auburn man

Police reportedly found a “date rape” drug and a loaded handgun after they responded to a call regarding a man allegedly selling marijuana out of a five-gallon bucket at an Aub ...

Auburn police reorganization brings new positions for some

With reorganization at the Auburn Police Department finalized, one citizen said he is more concerned about what public officials make after they retire than during their employment ...

Auburn police department celebrates new chief

The Auburn Police Department welcomed its new chief with open arms Thursday while saying goodbye to its chief of five-and-a-half years. Chief John Ruffcorn was sworn in by Placer ...

Residents sound off on violent video games

A Supreme Court decision has some local community members speaking out about violent video games and parents’ responsibility to know what their children are doing. In a 7-2 rul ...

City Council officially approves new police chief

The Auburn City Council approved the reorganization of the Auburn Police Department Monday night, and the city will soon see a new police chief. Police Chief Valerie Harris is reti ...

City Council to discuss possible interim police chief position

The Auburn Police Department could be seeing some changes in its staff extending beyond the retirement of Chief Valerie Harris. On Monday the City Council is set to analyze and po ...

Ruffalo: Big personnel changes in local law enforcement

Two local police officers are hitting some major milestones in their stellar careers, and while some may argue each is moving in an opposite direction, I would beg to differ. Aubur ...

Auburn resident arrested for attempted robbery

An Auburn resident was behind bars Friday after allegedly attempting to rob a fellow Auburnite. Detective Dustin McLaughlin arrested Shelly Dawn Jump, 44, Thursday near Grass Vall ...
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