Placer County Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff's deputies bridge gap with common ground

The animals deputies work with and love are also the quickest way for them to bridge the communication gap between law enforcement and the community. From the outside, the uniform ...

Man sought in Meadow Vista search goes before judge

The man at the center of an apparent standoff in Meadow Vista was in an Auburn courtroom for arraignment Tuesday afternoon. Bryan Anthony Coberley, 29, was arrested Saturday in Gr ...

Burglaries shock Newcastle residents

NEWCASTLE -- A string of mid-day burglaries has Newcastle residents on edge and watching for suspicious behavior in their normally quiet neighborhoods. At least three residences w ...

Placer County Sheriff's deputies honored

Efforts to stem the tide of impaired driving earned Placer County Sheriff’s deputies some well-deserved accolades from the country’s leading advocate for sober driving. ...

Suspect held on arson charges

A suspect was in custody Monday, being held in connection with a small wildfire that broke out near Alta. According to Placer County Sheriff’s Office, 53-year-old Arthur Amo ...

Reader Input: Staff members show kindness

I want to express my heartfelt appreciation to the Placer County Sheriff’s Office. Deputy Jeffery Davis was deeply compassionate, helpful and respectful during a recent inc ...

Sheriff's deputies hone skills in pursuit, evasion

ROSEVILLE — Quick reaction time and skill are what make Placer County Sheriff’s deputies effective on patrol, but healthy competition during training sessions is what k ...

Reader Input: We should always help the homeless

This is in response to the post in the Auburn Journal, on Friday, March 20 titled, “Stop welcoming criminal element.” The letter to the editor states that “all ...

Specialized K-9s make short work of finding guns

A single gunshot rings out in a gated, well-to-do Penryn neighborhood. The .38 caliber slug tears into the professionally manicured lawn and the shell casing is casually dropped in ...

Teamwork nets car burglary suspect

A tip about stolen property led to the weekend arrest of a man allegedly connected to thefts from at least three unlocked cars in the Auburn area. Cooperation between the Auburn P ...