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Placer Sheriff tribute, lowered flags mark National Police Week

  Lowered flags Wednesday and the presence of a new name of a long-ago Placer County sheriff on the California Peace Officer Memorial Monument in Sacramento are part of a sho ...

South Placer jail targeted for early 2014 opening

    The South Placer Adult Correctional Facility is being targeted for a partial opening in early 2014. Placer County supervisors were briefed Tuesday on a Placer Coun ...

Reader input: Gun rights have no restrictions

On the evening of March 28, there was a full house at The Ridge in Auburn during a tea party meeting with Sheriff Ed Bonner as guest speaker. He addressed gun control and the diffi ...

Placer’s retiring dean of detectives recalls 41 years of significant cases

Detective Bill Summers is retiring after 41 years of service with the Placer County Sheriff’s Office. A historian and teacher as well as the dean of detectives with the county, ...

Placer Sheriff: “Bin Laden started it, we finished it”

Placer County Sheriff Ed Bonner said Monday that he’s proud of the way special forces soldiers took out one of the world’s leading bad guys. “I’m just so proud and appreci ...