Brad Fenocchio

Senior deputy DA receives state ‘Prosecutor of the Year’ award

One of Placer County’s own was recently honored with a statewide recognition that gave him a “humbling feeling.” Placer County Senior Deputy District Attorney Garen Horst w ...

DA did responsible thing to dismiss shaken baby trial

The Placer County District Attorney’s Office made the right decision earlier this week in not trying Veronica Martinez Salcedo a third time. The evidence just doesn’t support i ...

Nanny dismissed in shaken baby case

The case against a nanny accused of fatally shaking a toddler was dismissed Monday morning. Deputy District Attorney Karin Bjork told Judge Robert McElhany that the prosecution w ...