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Search for suspect prompts lockdown of Auburn schools

A massive manhunt for a suspected cop killer in Auburn Friday forced the lockdown of all Auburn Union School District schools. Parents were notified with calls as soon as the sch ...

Suspected cop shooter apprehended

A massive manhunt for a suspected cop shooter ended with an arrest today of a man inside a home near Auburn’s Placer High School. The man is suspected of shooting two Placer ...

Duran charged with seven counts of attempted murder

The man who allegedly wounded numerous police officers and shut down entire city blocks with an armed home invasion Oct. 25 was be brought into Placer County court Tuesday, facing ...

UPDATE: Suspected cop shooter taken into custody after standoff

The Press Tribune had the first reporters on-scene at the shooting and worked with News Talk KFBK to provide live updates from the field for the greater Sacramento region.&nbs ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: How’s Nub the dog doing?; Homecoming week on its way to Placer High; Free dance classes on 30th anniversary and high school football

Manhunt shuts Colfax school: The Placer County Sheriff’s Office apprehended a Bay Area man wanted on gun charges Thursday night in Colfax. The chase led to the lockdown of Co ...

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 ...

Auburn probation visit escalates into alleged hit-and-run

  An Auburn man turned a probation visit into an alleged vehicle assault and then a manhunt. Auburn Police reported that 25-year-old David Brocker attempted to leave his 100 ...

Burned remains ID'd as fugitive ex-cop Dorner

  BIG BEAR LAKE, Calif. — Officials said Thursday that the burned remains found in a California mountain cabin have been positively identified as fugitive former pol ...

Couple says ex-cop fugitive tied them up, stole car

BIG BEAR LAKE, Calif. (AP) — Fugitive ex-policeman Christopher Dorner was hiding at least five days in a mountain condominium before surprising the owners, tying them up and ...

Sheriff: Cabin not purposely burned in firefight

LOS ANGELES (AP) — There was no question. The man standing before Rick Heltebrake on a rural mountain road was Christopher Dorner. Clad in camouflage from head to toe and ...