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Thanks for a great ‘National Night Out’
Friday Aug 05 2011
A big thanks to the Auburn Target store and the various agencies who participated, especially the Placer County Sheriff’s Department, for a wonderful “National Night Out” on ...
Our View: Canal deaths point out need to help homeless
Friday Dec 03 2010
Another victim recently drowned in Auburn’s Wise Canal, the sixth since January 2009. Not coincidentally, it was another homeless man. Richard Hill, 50, a transient who had ju ...
Pliny Murphy had a zest for life
Tuesday Aug 03 2010
The Murphy family of Penryn is mourning the loss of their oldest child, Pliny, who died in a diving accident on July 25. Pliny Oscar Murphy V had just turned 20 in July. He was th ...
Placer Sheriff’s Department first-class
Wednesday Jul 21 2010
On July 13 I had the honor of attending the Placer County Sheriff’s Department swearing-in ceremony. I was overwhelmed with the feelings that these officers and staff shared wit ...
Chopper buy is justified
Tuesday Mar 30 2010
This letter is for all of those people complaining about the new helicopter for the Placer County Sheriff’s Department. There were places the old one could not go. There were re ...
Bailiff should have gotten help fast
Friday Mar 26 2010
If Deputy (John) Caliguire had .31 to .33 blood alcohol in November he was at a level that would kill almost anybody else (Journal, March 25). College binge drinkers usually die a ...
Supes don’t cite true pot facts
Thursday Feb 04 2010
I was extremely disappointed to see the vote made by the county supervisors to ban medicinal marijuana outlets in Placer County (Journal, Jan. 29). Obviously none of them have wat ...
Auburn man, 18, presumed dead after he reportedly jumped off Foresthill Bridge
Monday Jan 25 2010
An 18-year-old Auburn man is presumed to have died after he jumped from the Foresthill Bridge Thursday. Forest B. Wax’s body had not been recovered as of Friday, according to P ...
Heroes lauded for bravery, good works
Tuesday Nov 17 2009
One carried a disabled, 89-year-old woman to safety out of a burning North Auburn home. Three others worked for hours to successfully talk a distraught Davis woman from jumping to ...
Loomis man died from 'blunt force trauma'
Monday Sep 14 2009
Authorities have announced the results of an autopsy performed Wednesday on Rudy Ramos, 24, the victim of a homicide in his Loomis home on Monday, Sept. 14 In a news release, Dena ...
Community thanks first responders
Thursday Sep 10 2009
The role of first responders – forever intertwined with Sept. 11, 2001 – was remembered and honored Thursday evening in Auburn. With the park not available on the actual eight ...
Ride with Pride brings great joy
Thursday Jul 16 2009
This is a thanks to the Placer County Sheriff’s Department for the Ride with Pride held at the Gold Country Fairgrounds. Our grandsons attended this event for the first time and ...
Information sought on woman’s death
Thursday Jul 16 2009
Officials are seeking information about woman’s body that was possibly dumped at a Loomis school July 3. The body of Charsha Rene Smith was found about 10 feet from Boyington Ro ...
Was $4 million copter a smart buy for Placer County?
Tuesday Apr 28 2009
The Placer County Sheriff’s Department recently spent $4 million on a fancy helicopter. Was that money well spent? It depends on your point of view. Jim Holmes was the only P ...
Add a new $4 million helicopter to Placer County’s hangar
Wednesday Apr 22 2009
The Placer County Sheriff’s Department has taken delivery of its new American Eurocopter, the single most expensive piece of equipment ever purchased by the county. The copter i ...
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