El Dorado County Sheriff's Office

Men arrested with stolen property from Auburn

Two men are still in jail after being arrested this week for allegedly burglarizing several homes and stealing vehicles from three different Auburn streets. Eric Dasher, 24, of Sac ...

Sheriff’s not releasing names of deputies under investigation

The El Dorado County Sheriff’s office is looking into allegations that five of its own uniformed officers used unaccredited education sources found on the Internet to qualify for ...

Five sheriff’s employees under investigation for fraud

Five uniformed El Dorado County Sheriff’s employees are under investigation for possibly using online education from unaccredited sources to qualify for higher pay. Sgt. Jim By ...

11-year-old dies after collapsing at football practice

GARDEN VALLEY — The first day of football practice turned tragic for the Golden Sierra Junior Grizzlies Monday evening. Andrew Jacob Lamphere collapsed on the field and died Mon ...

Georgetown man released after charged with child molestation

A Georgetown man accused of molesting a 14-year-old was released on bail Friday. Stuart John Porter, 52, was arrested and booked into El Dorado County Jail Thursday on charges of ...

Missing family found safe in Contra Costa County

UPDATE -- A missing Georgetown family was found safe in Antioch Wednesday evening. El Dorado County Sheriff’s officials said Sarah Smith called the office at about 5:30 p.m. let ...

Deputies searching for missing Georgetown family

Officials are searching for an “at-risk” Georgetown family that has been missing since last week. The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the community’s help ...

Georgetown man charged with murder

Authorities have a suspect in custody for the murder of a Georgetown resident whose body was found in June. Last month Colby Jee Reed’s body was found in a vehicle parked on Bal ...

Family questions shooting death of 19-year-old

The family of 19-year-old Cody Atkins still questions whether the fatal shot that ended his life was accidental. The shooting, which happened in January in Georgetown, was ruled ...

Law enforcement destroys more than $25 million of marijuana

Authorities found more than $25 million worth of marijuana plants during a Wednesday raid of several gardens in the Stumpy Meadows area off Wentworth Springs Road. Members of var ...