parolees

Placer Probation gains funds to monitor high-risk DUI offenders

  With the knowledge that felony and repeat misdemeanor DUI offenders are over-represented in traffic crashes involving alcohol or other drugs, the Placer County Probation Of ...

Reader Input: Homeless numbers swelled by AB 109

Subject: “Homeless count hints at up economy,” Journal, May 29. Anyone who has driven through North Auburn recently knows that the homeless population has exploded an ...

Another View: Auburn's battle stations budget

For the last two years, Gov. (Jerry) Brown and the California Legislature have been waging a reckless war against local governments and the residents they serve. The 2011-12 state ...

Fight the law, the law wins

I read an article (The Placer Herald, Jan. 12) about parolees that shoplifted from K-Mart a few weeks ago and I was thinking that this seems like a stupid thing to do if you’re o ...

Local homeless problem looms

The weak economy has threatened the Re-entry, Inc. program (Journal, March 16), leaving several parolees and probationers who have been released from custody, to camp on the old s ...