Rocklin Police Department

Two arrested in Rocklin following county-wide mail theft spree

At about 7:20 a.m. Sunday, Rocklin police officers stopped a suspicious vehicle in the area of Granite Drive and Sierra Meadows Drive. There were two female occupants of the vehicl ...

Five arrested in Wednesday night “crime spree”

Five people, including three juveniles, were arrested after allegedly robbing two Placer County businesses and injuring a clerk Wednesday night, according to a press release by the ...

FBI arrests Roseville man who fled trial

A Roseville resident has been arrested in New York City, 14 days after he fled?Placer?County where he was on trial. Patrick Gregory Baccari, 32, ran away to the East?Coast during ...

Thankful for act of kindness

I have lived in Rocklin for 42 years. Obviously I like it here! My affirmations of the people who live here were, once again, confirmed. On June 25, I pulled out of my garage with ...

Rocklin Police stock up on patrol cars

Despite a tight budget the Rocklin Police Department is purchasing 10 brand new Ford Crown Victoria patrol cars. The number of cars purchased is double — in part due to Ford’s ...

Police searching for armed, dangerous man

Rocklin police are searching for a reportedly armed and dangerous man in connection to a shooting at a city intersection earlier this week. Lieutenant Terry Roide announced Wednes ...

New Rocklin Police chief named - Ronald Lawrence

Ronald Lawrence has been named Rocklin’s next police chief. Effective April 1, Lawrence will assume the title of police chief, following current Police Chief Mark Siemens’ re ...

Red-light tickets earn police pizza

Rocklin Police called it the red-light award but it was also known as pizza for tickets. And it was likely illegal.“I knew that whole thing was happening. I didn’t like it,” ...

Deputy had superb lawyer

When Placer County Sheriff Lt. John Savage’s case was dismissed by Placer County Superior Court Judge Colleen Nichols on Feb. l (Journal, Feb. 2), there was no celebrating with c ...

Savage doesn’t belong on force

Examining the facts that have been made available to the public (Our View, Feb. 3), we know that he (Placer County Lt. John Savage) didn’t allow (gunshot) residue tests and didn ...