Special Enforcement Team

Shots fired at deputy in stolen-car chase

Two men were being held without bail on a host of charges Monday after a stolen-car chase in which shots were fired at pursuing deputies and a special team was called in to flush a ...

Placer County Sheriff's Office receives grant for new equipment

The Placer County Sheriff's Office recently acquired new equipment to keep the community safe thanks to a grant from the Thunder Valley Casino in Lincoln. A small, high-tech, remot ...

Our View: Galleria emergency leaves too many concerns unaddressed

The “terrorist” threat, evacuation and fire that caused $55 million in damages at the Galleria mall last month raised many questions, and so far there have been few answers. T ...