Placer County Sheriff's department

Fire, police search for person in Auburn canal

Auburn, CA -- Fire and law enforcement personnel are wrapping up a search for a possible person in the water canal between Edgewood Road and the Wise Forebay this afternoon. Accord ...

Charges filed against county sheriff for shots fired

Recent charges have been filed against Placer County Sheriff’s Lt. John Savage for shots allegedly fired into the air on Oct. 8, 2009. According to the Rocklin Police report, p ...

Government agencies eye options for fuel savings

Horses and bicycles are getting more use by the Placer County Sheriff’s Department as it looks at ways to lessen the fuel cost crunch at a time when county revenue is stagnant. ...