Placer County District Attorney’s Office

Our View: More lessons to learn from Galleria fire

Nearly two months after a 23-year-old transient allegedly set a fire that caused $55 million in damages to the Galleria mall in Roseville, officials finally released a report that ...

Our View: Let’s hear all the facts of rock-throwing incident first

Make an example out of them? Sentence them to community service? This rock-throwing case is somehow different because those accused were football players? Since three teenagers ...

Our View: One more time? Another Madsen trial seems risky

Justice, at what time and cost? The Placer County District Attorney’s Office should seriously ponder that question as it decides whether to try Caleb John Madsen on charges of s ...

Prosecutors on Kovacich case receive state honor

Two Placer County prosecutors who gained a conviction in a 26-year murder mystery were honored Thursday night as “Prosecutors of the Year” by the California District Attorneys ...

‘Justine’s Fund’ dinner pays tribute to Auburn teen, benefits those who fought on her behalf

The fourth annual “Justine’s Fund” dinner will be from 5 to 11 p.m. Saturday at the Gold Country Fairgrounds, 1273 High St. in Auburn. The dinner is held in memory of Justin ...