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Reader Input: Liberal paradise lacks unicorns

Close your eyes and just think of the perfect progressive utopia where we have everyone treated equally, food is free and served three times a day, everyone has a warm place to sle ...

Reader Input: How much to call from jail?

It’s nice that the “New inmate telephone services contract could generate $285,000” (Journal, July 29), but I’d like to know what it will cost inmates and t ...

Auburn man dies after Placer County Jail stay

A 24-year-old Auburn man who was being incarcerated at North Auburn’s Placer County Jail has died. According to the Placer County Sheriff’s Office, Anthony David Skeat ...

County officials to weigh in at criminal justice forum

ROCKLIN – A group of community members hope to start a public dialogue about Placer County’s criminal justice system with a forum on the topic this Saturday at the Rock ...

Placer embarks on $316,000 justice-system master plan effort

  With 70 percent of Placer County’s jail inmates incarcerated because they’re awaiting trial rather than serving sentences, David Bennett is asking county offici ...

Placer County wish lists include money to open South Placer jail, smoother roads

  Everything from opening the South Placer Adult Correctional Facility on a scaled-down basis, bumping up the road-repair budget and building on North Auburn’s Placer C ...

One-year jail term in South Nevada County sex-with-minor case

  NEVADA CITY CA - A Nevada County man was sentenced Friday to a year in jail after making a plea-bargain agreement on a charge of having sex with a 12-year-old girl. W ...

Placer County realignment balancing public safety, rehab

AUBURN CA - With $6.2 million in funding this coming year to help implement Assembly Bill 109 justice system ?realignment,? Placer County supervisors were told Tuesday that a balan ...

South Placer Adult Correctional Facility may not open until 2014

While construction of the South Placer Adult Correctional Facility in Roseville is expected to be completed by July, the new facility may not begin housing inmates until April 2014 ...

South Placer jail to cook for a crowd – 12,000 meals a day

The smell of cinnamon buns and chocolate chip cookies wafted over the din of construction Wednesday as the $98 million South Placer Adult Correctional Facility continued to move to ...