Auburn Police Department

Rare bike stolen from Auburn shop

The theft of a $9,000 bike from an Auburn shop last week has other local retailers taking measures to make sure expensive merchandise is not snatched up by stealthy thieves. The c ...

Ruffcorn details policies, philosophy of high-speed chases

Auburn Police Chief John Ruffcorn sat down for an interview Wednesday with the Auburn Journal to talk about his department’s policies and procedures on high-speed vehicle pur ...

2 charged with allegedly shooting heroin in bathroom

Two women were booked into the Placer County Jail over the weekend after Auburn police found them allegedly injecting heroin in a restaurant in the 130 block of Grass Valley Highwa ...

Woman arrested for drunken driving

Auburn Police Department Officer Joe Almeida arrested a woman for drunk driving early Saturday morning after responding to a car accident on Greenfield Avenue. Kyla Cabrera, 21, w ...

Man arrested for allegedly hitting woman with rock

Auburn Police Department officers arrested Eduardo Reyes, 59, for allegedly assaulting a woman with a rock Thursday afternoon. The incident occurred at 12:45 p.m. in the 300 block ...

Suspects in deadly pursuit were unsupervised after Placer crimes

Three suspects who allegedly caused the deaths of two people Wednesday by triggering a high-speed pursuit in Auburn had been the subjects of an extensive Roseville police investiga ...

Wheels set in motion for more Amgen prep

Auburn police and city employees are gearing up for the 2014 Amgen Tour of California bicycle race by continuing to recruit local volunteers and wrap up public works projects withi ...

Deadly chase started in Auburn

A pursuit that began in Auburn ended Wednesday with a violent car crash that killed two people near the Antelope area of Sacramento. Lt. Victor Pecoraro of the Auburn Police Depar ...

Volunteers needed for Tour of California

The Auburn Police Department is looking to recruit at least 100 volunteers to help out with the 2014 Amgen Tour of California as it speeds through town May 11. According to the ev ...

2 arrested on Sunday for methamphetamine, heroin

A pair of individuals were arrested over the weekend for allegedly being in possession of controlled substances. In both instances, Auburn Police Department Officer Chris Forman m ...