Harriet Salarno

Reader Input: Prop. 47 aims to decriminalize crime

Don’t let the name fool you; there is nothing safe about Proposition 47, also known as the “Safe Neighborhoods and Schools Act.” In truth, Proposition 47 is a d ...

Local victims of violent crime rally in Sacramento

More than 33 years after feeling silenced as collateral damage in her daughter’s murder, Auburn resident Harriet Salarno, and crime victims like her, were loud and clear last ...

Early prisoner release causes waves

Well before the sun came up Thursday, there was a very excited young man waiting for a friend to pick him up outside the Placer County Jail. Feso Malufau, a resident of Hawaii, ha ...

Dugard story reopens wounds for local crime victims’ families

The re-emergence of Jaycee Dugard, missing since 1991, and the horrific details surfacing of what she endured the past 18 years, has brought up strong emotions for local victims of ...

Locals speak out about inmate release

Facing the prospect that more than 40,000 state prison inmates could be released early, some Auburn residents are concerned that convicted criminals could end up in their backyards ...

Prop. 9 amends victims’ rights

Altering the rights of victims and those accused of committing crimes will be one of the decisions facing California voters this November. If passed, Proposition 9 would make a c ...