Gary Hopping

Auburn man who bolted from police turns self in

Wanted by authorities for allegedly trying to strike two Auburn police officers with his vehicle and then fleeing, an Auburn man has turned himself in at the Placer County Jail. D ...

Police searching for mother, daughter after car theft

Police are looking for a mother and daughter allegedly connected to a recent car theft in Auburn. Jamie Kirkham, 37, and her daughter Erin Kirkham, 18, were identified as persons ...

Police arrest suspect in alleged business break-in

Auburn Police officers responding to a reported break-in at 380 Nevada St. Friday made an arrest at the scene, Sgt.?Gary Hopping said in a press release. The suspect, David Michae ...

Sacramento man in jail after allegedly stealing Jeep from Auburn business

A Sacramento man is still in jail after allegedly stealing a Jeep from outside an Auburn business and resisting two peace officers. John Edward Davila, 25, allegedly entered the o ...

Auburn police reorganization brings new positions for some

With reorganization at the Auburn Police Department finalized, one citizen said he is more concerned about what public officials make after they retire than during their employment ...

Devices offer control that stuns

TASERs offer citizens a form of self-defense. Some local residents believe they are great tools while others think they are abused. It is legal in the state of California for ci ...

Woman booked on charges of using relative’s account to write fake checks

An Auburn woman was still in jail Friday evening after allegedly using a relative’s bank account to write two phony checks. Detectives Adam Cline and Dustin McLaughlin, of the ...

Every 15 Minutes teaches teens about drunken driving consequences

Placer High School got quite the wake-up call Monday morning. Seated in the stands at Le Febvre Stadium, Auburn teens watched the consequences of drunk driving unfolded before the ...