graffiti

Fund security, not etched tiles

In reference to Margareta Swann’s letter in the Sept. 27 Journal, there seems to be more mischief/vandalism taking place Downtown than most of us are aware. To the City Council: ...

Taggers should clean up their mess

Re: “Graffiti evidence matches Placer vandal to a tee,” (Journal, Sept. 17). Thank you, (Placer High School Resource Officer) David Neher for making the connection between the ...

Auburn Police match Placer High vandal's graffiti evidence to a tee

Hand-written scrawl on a Placer High School student’s T-shirt helped collar a tagger Auburn Police say is responsible for a rash of graffiti vandalism around the city. School Re ...

Graffiti is vandalism, not an artform

Graffiti is not art. Spray-painting someone else’s property is not art. The vandals are not artists. It is pure vandalism (Journal, May 5). My desk at work faces the windows loo ...

Don’t showcase graffiti ‘art’

Re: the May 5 front page banner headline story about Downtown graffiti: These artists are believed to be motivated significantly by exposure, which the Journal has magnified by 1, ...

Alleged graffiti artist arrested

Auburn Police arrested 18-year-old Patrick Johnathan Pujol Wednesday in connection with several recent graffiti incidents throughout the city. Pujol, an Auburn resident, was linke ...

Vandals strike Downtown

A rash of graffiti has spread across Auburn within the last three weeks, upsetting citizens, business owners and law enforcement. Over the last three weekends Placer High School ha ...

Racist graffiti reported on Ponderosa Bridge

Racist graffiti has shown up at the isolated Ponderosa Bridge on the north fork of the American River. Rafting company president Steve Liles said he spotted the graffiti this past ...

Two juveniles apprehended for vandalizing Auburn businesses

Two area juveniles are suspected of defacing a handful of Auburn businesses Tuesday night. Auburn Police officers referred a 13-year-old male and 15-year-old male to the Placer C ...

Anyone see graffiti happen?

In Wednesday’s paper I read about the graffiti in Roseville. Whenever I see graffiti on freeway overcrosses or the like, I wonder why no one ever sees this happening. This morni ...