cold case

New court date in 1970 Auburn bathtub-drowning murder case

The 67-year-old murder suspect in what Auburn authorities allege was a deliberate bathtub drowning of her daughter 43 years ago is back in court - and on court-ordered home arrest ...

Auburn Police: Daughter says she saw mom drowning sister in 1970 tub death

AUBURN CA - Auburn Police say they watched from an adjoining room as 66-year-old Patricia Lee Thomas stated to a family member that she left her 4-year-old daughter to drown in a b ...

Arrest made in 42-year-old Auburn child murder case

AUBURN, CA - After nearly 42 years, Auburn Police arrested a mother for the murder of her 4-year-old child Thursday night. With the help of the Placer County District Attorney’s ...

2000 Roseville cold case suspect in Placer County jail

Federally funded cold-case cops in Placer County have put the collar on a much-traveled rail rider in the 2000 slaying of a transient in Roseville. Michael Elijah Adams, 44, was u ...

Placer County seeking Oregon jail inmate in 2000 killing

A man who claims to be affiliated with a gang of violent transients who ride freight trains is being held in Oregon and facing extradition to Placer County to face a murder charge, ...

Sheriff’s office offers $25,000 reward for cold case information

The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office is offering a $25,000 reward to help solve a 23-year cold case. On June 2, 1986 Haley Wing, 76, was murdered outside his son’s home in R ...

Call to readers: Searching for Kovacich pictures

Anyone with pictures of Janet Kovacich and her family, and would like to share those with the community are asked to contact the Auburn Journal?s Jenifer Gee at (530) 852-0231 or e ...

Kovacich described as ‘only’ suspect

Paul Kovacich is the only person who stood to lose so much from his wife starting a new life and in turn, could gain so much from her death, the prosecution in Paul Kovacich’s tr ...