Placer County Superior Court

I-80 road rage suspect faces more charges

A woman arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon stemming from a road rage incident remains incarcerated and has had her bail increased. Dierdre Orozco, 50, was in an ...

Murder defendant in court

The 38-year-old man charged in the July 3 DUI death of a Dutch Flat cyclist will not be in court again until early August as counsel waits for official incident reports. David Lee ...

DUI Suspect pleads ‘not guilty’

The 37-year-old man suspected in the death of a Dutch Flat cyclist pleaded not guilty Thursday morning during an arraignment hearing at the Bill Santucci Justice Center Courthouse ...

Fatal DUI suspect arraignment postponed

The arraignment of the 37-year-old man suspected in the death of a Dutch Flat cyclist has been postponed until Thursday afternoon following brief court proceedings Tuesday in an Au ...

Man arrested in Auburn claims ID theft has him wrongly facing charges

Who is the real Peter Cassidy? The Placer County District Attorney’s Office believes he’s the man who appeared in the courtroom Thursday facing charges of possession o ...

Placer Superior Court announces change in operating hours

The Superior Court of Placer County has announced a return to normal operating hours at its clerks’ offices beginning July 5. In October 2012, the court reduced hours at the ...

DA files no new charges on former Robbers Fire suspect

  Cleared in March of arson charges, the man who spent more than seven months in jail for allegedly starting the 2,650-acre Robbers Fire that cost $13 million to extinguish i ...

Judge orders $13M Robbers Fire suspect’s release from custody

The man suspected of starting the 2,650-acre Robbers Fire near Foresthill that cost more than $13 million to extinguish has been released from custody after a judge ruled that ther ...

Placer County Superior Court to have limited service days

With the holidays arriving next week the Placer County Superior Court will be providing limited services during the last week of December. On limited service days, Dec. ...

Teen arrested at daycare to undergo psychologist evaluation

ROSEVILLE -- An Auburn teen arrested for allegedly committing “lewd and lascivious acts with a minor under the age of 14” will undergo an evaluation from a psychologist ...