Auburn Police Department

New dispatcher welcomed at APD

Call into the Auburn Police Department dispatch and there is a good chance you’ll be connected with Samantha Davis. Whether you need immediate police assistance or just want ...

Pedestrian hit by vehicle suffers serious injuries

An air ambulance was called to Placer High School following a serious accident between a pedestrian and a vehicle in Downtown Auburn Friday morning. At around 8 a.m., a 19-year-o ...

'Just a minute' deadly words for car-bound

By now it should go without saying – don’t leave any living thing in a hot car. But as the mercury begins to rise, animals and humans alike will – as they do ever ...

Auburn forcible entry suspect arrested

Police arrested a man after he reportedly tried to force his way into the Auburn home of a woman and her two small children Wednesday night. Thirty-nine-year-old Ramiro Castanon, ...

Auburn Police Department offers driving program to PHS students

Traffic accidents are the leading cause of death among teens in the U.S., according to the California Department of Motor Vehicles, but a new interactive program called Cinema Driv ...

All Those Years Ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, May 20 and 27, 1965

‘Meter maid’ to replace popular city patrolman City manager Robert K. Rogers announced this week that he plans to recruit a woman to mete out parking tickets, thus re ...

New hires bolster ranks at Auburn Police Department

There has been a steady stream of new faces and new energy at the Auburn Police Department in the last few months. Since March, three new police officers have joined the departmen ...

Reader Input: We should always help the homeless

This is in response to the post in the Auburn Journal, on Friday, March 20 titled, “Stop welcoming criminal element.” The letter to the editor states that “all ...

New officer comes aboard with Auburn Police Department

The streets of Auburn have a new officer patrolling the beat, and he’s bringing new energy and enthusiasm to his role. Dylan Andert, the latest addition to the Auburn Police ...

Specialized K-9s make short work of finding guns

A single gunshot rings out in a gated, well-to-do Penryn neighborhood. The .38 caliber slug tears into the professionally manicured lawn and the shell casing is casually dropped in ...