Daniel Nicholson

Ex-cop allegedly offered to pay $10K to kill witness

A Placer judge Friday denied an ex-CHP officer’s request to dismiss a murder-for-hire case from the county. Additionally, a brief filed Friday revealed details of how Ruben Ces ...

Lawyers wrangle over new charges

Attorney Daniel Nicholson said Wednesday Placer County shouldn’t be involved in any new charges against Auburn-area ex-CHP officer Ruben Cesar Salgado. Salgado, 37, and his gir ...

New venue for Salgado?

A case involving an alleged murder-for-hire and an ex-CHP officer may be moved out of Placer County. Ruben Cesar Salgado’s attorney is going to investigate a possible change in ...

Former officer in jail on ‘no-bail offense’

A former CHP officer is still in jail as of Friday afternoon on charges of suspicion of hiring someone to commit murder. Ruben Cesar Salgado, 37, was arrested and booked into Plac ...

CHP officer’s bail reduced

A judge Tuesday reduced bail for the California Highway Patrol Officer charged with multiple felonies and misdemeanors. Ruben Salgado, 37, was arrested May 11 in a Rocklin shop ...

Attorney hired, arraignment finished

The California Highway Patrol officer arrested May 11 remained jailed after an arraignment Tuesday. Ruben Salgado hired Daniel Nicholson of the Law Office of Daniel Nicholson in S ...