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Placer ex-deputy’s plea could lead to no jail in sex-with-minor case

ROSEVILLE – Once lauded as a hero, an ex-Placer County sheriff’s deputy pleaded no contest today to a single felony charge of having unlawful sex with a minor. Kenneth ...

Robbers Fire suspect pleads not guilty, again

The recently re-arrested Robbers Fire suspect pleaded not guilty Thursday to the same felony arson charges he again faces for allegedly starting last summer’s 2,650-acre fire ...

Ex-Auburn Elementary PTC chief makes first court appearance on theft charge

A former Auburn Elementary Parent Teacher Club president charged with embezzling from the group made her first appearance Tuesday in a Placer County courtroom. Appearing at Rosevi ...

Auburn Police duo took time off to save home, horse

Officer Mike Metzner and dispatcher Linda Steinle were never called to help when a raging blaze tore through 900 acres of rural Lincoln land last September. But that didn’t sto ...