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Deputies nab suspected North Auburn tool thief

A homeless man has been arrested in connection with a hoard of tools and equipment allegedly stolen from the Placer County maintenance yard. Forty-five-year-old Anthony George Pav ...

Sheridan murder suspect’s state hospital placement still on hold

A Placer County judge is asking state hospital officials to admit accused murderer Ana Bejenariu within a month or provide an explanation for what is now a two-month delay in her p ...

I-80 road rage suspect in court

A woman facing two felony counts of assault with a deadly weapon went before a judge in an Auburn courtroom Friday morning and will undergo a medical evaluation. Deidre Orozco, 50 ...

“Skeet” Skeaton to be remembered

Anthony “Skeet” Skeaton will be remembered at a gathering in North Auburn marking the one-year anniversary of his death in the Placer County Jail. Skeaton’s moth ...

Man charged with heroin possession

Auburn police arrested a man on drug charges Sunday evening after he allegedly tried to discard heroin near a bus stop at the 12000 block of Westwood Drive. Police responded to th ...

Man charged with multiple firearm felonies

Police charged an Auburn man with four counts of firearm-related felonies and one misdemeanor count of resisting arrest Saturday evening. At 11:14 p.m., Auburn Police Officer Joe ...

Auburn police charge man with possession of heroin

Auburn police arrested a man for allegedly being in possession of a controlled substance. Officers contacted Camden James Hocking, 36, of Placerville in the area of Epperle Lane a ...

Police: Auburn home was site for ‘honey oil’ lab

Lt. Victor Pecoraro of the Auburn Police Department said Thursday that investigators have determined a home located in the 800 block of Nott Court was being used to house a “ ...

Auburn man charged after chase, hit-and-run

An Auburn man is in custody after allegedly leading sheriff’s deputies on a car chase that authorities said resulted in a hit-and-run and led to multiple other charges. Plac ...

Man arrested in theft of tablet

A man was charged with possession of stolen property after he allegedly stole a traceable electronic tablet out of a car in Auburn. The Auburn Police Department said they received ...