shootings

Placer High lockdown leads to drive for emergency kits

When a suspect in the shooting deaths of two peace officers led law enforcement on a manhunt Oct. 24 to a neighborhood near Placer High School, the campus was locked down for the s ...

Four vehicles shot at Colfax auto dealer

Four vehicles on the Winner Chevrolet lot in Colfax have been shot in three separate July incidents. The shootings remain a mystery and the owner of the dealership is offering a $ ...

Reader Input: Blame killings on psychiatry

The recent (Washington Navy Yard) shooting, while tragic, could have been predicted, as could many of the other shootings way back to the Columbine (high school massacre) boys. Why ...

Search for fugitive ex-LA cop slows border traffic

  SAN DIEGO (AP) — U.S. border inspectors are warning of unusually heavy traffic at California border crossings into Mexico amid the search for a fugitive ex-police ...

UPDATE 4:15 P.M.:Massive manhunt on for ex-cop accused of killing 3

  UPDATE 4:15 P.M. 2/7: LOS ANGELES (AP) — An ex-Los Angeles police officer who authorities say went on a deadly shooting rampage to punish those he blamed for ...

UPDATE 2:35 P.M.: Obama unveils $500 million gun violence package

  UPDATE 2:35 P.M.: WASHINGTON (AP) — Braced for a fight, President Barack Obama on Wednesday unveiled the most sweeping proposals for curbing gun violence in t ...

Reader Input: Disconnect led to shootings

All these shootings are symptoms of a very sick society. We are deathly ill from within. Our illness is culturally and socially contagious and fatal. You can’t see it from ...

Our View: What would you do if someone started shooting?

The week has tragically been marred by the fatal outcomes of two public shootings. One at a shopping mall in Oregon killed two and the other at an elementary school in Connecticu ...

Stop looking at the negative

I read an article recently (“Reward offered in Rocklin/Loomis shootings,” Journal, Aug. 16) and it said there were random shootings from Rocklin to Loomis. Personally, ...