deputies

Deputy hopefuls run gamut of tests

Seconds count for the men and women vying for a handful of spots with the Placer County Sheriff’s Office. Long before they ever wear the office’s uniform, candidates ru ...

Sheriff's deputies bridge gap with common ground

The animals deputies work with and love are also the quickest way for them to bridge the communication gap between law enforcement and the community. From the outside, the uniform ...

Reader Input: Civilians should help officers

Dear Auburn residents: Our sheriff’s deputies and police officers need our encouragement, support and care. If we civilians are able to organize a civilian, volunteer enf ...

Deputies nab suspected North Auburn tool thief

A homeless man has been arrested in connection with a hoard of tools and equipment allegedly stolen from the Placer County maintenance yard. Forty-five-year-old Anthony George Pav ...

Sheriff's deputies hone skills in pursuit, evasion

ROSEVILLE — Quick reaction time and skill are what make Placer County Sheriff’s deputies effective on patrol, but healthy competition during training sessions is what k ...

Shock gives way to mourning after deputy deaths

Shock is giving way to grief after the shooting deaths of two deputies – one in Auburn, the other in Sacramento – touched off a massive manhunt for their killer. The s ...

Placer County law-enforcement hiring 22

AUBURN CA - Placer County moved a step closer Tuesday to hiring 22 more law-enforcement system employees. The total includes 14 new correctional system employees, seven new deputi ...

Placer supes to act on COPS grant deputy hiring

AUBURN CA - Placer County supervisors will be asked Tuesday to move ahead on a federal Community Oriented Policing Services hiring grant to put new deputies to work tackling illega ...