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Gold Run CHP arrest elusive Butte County shooting suspect

Gold Run California Highway Patrol officers are receiving praise for quick work in safely arresting a 17-year-old who had been sought for almost a month as a suspect in a Butte Cou ...

Auburn’s Riverview Drive shootout street honors Detective Mike Davis

Evidence of a gun battle on Auburn’s Riverview Drive has been replaced with a memorial honoring Detective Mike Davis. The Placer County Sheriff’s Office peace officer ...

Reader Input: Time to advocate for mental health

Patrick Kennedy, former congressman, nephew of President John F. Kennedy and son of Sen. Edward Kennedy, admits to being co-occurring and suffers from both a mental health challeng ...

They called him ‘Big Dip’ (and smiled when they said it)

Frank Dependener lived up to his nickname of “Big Dip.” He was 6-feet-7-inches tall and broad-shouldered and was one of Auburn’s most colorful lawmen. He and Sh ...

Reader Input: Teen should have yielded

The news is currently reporting on protests concerning the shooting of a 13-year-old in Sonoma County. While tragic, it seems obvious to me where the problem lies. When I was gro ...

Auburn shooting report a false alarm

Some people in Downtown Auburn were startled Friday by reports that a shooting had occurred, but it was a false alarm. Police received reports that a shooting had occurred about 1 ...

Officials: Navy Yard shooter dies; several killed in Washington D.C.

WASHINGTON (AP) — As many as three gunmen opened fire Monday inside one of the Navy's oldest buildings, attacking office workers at a heavily guarded military faci ...

2 dead in burned home near Santa Monica College shooting

SANTA MONICA, Calif. — Two people were found dead Friday in a burned home near Santa Monica College, where someone sprayed a street corner with gunfire, wounding at least ...

Big Bear couple seeks $1.2M Dorner capture reward

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A couple tied up by rogue former police officer Christopher Dorner at a Southern California mountain condominium are seeking the $1.2 million reward offere ...

Warrant issued for Vegas Strip shooting suspect

  LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police said Monday they have a warrant for a 26-year-old ex-convict identified as the prime suspect in a shooting and fiery crash that killed thre ...