u.s. district court

Sentencing postponed in widespread Placer County mail-theft case

Sentencing has been postponed until June in the case of a Foresthill resident convicted of crimes connected with a string of letter-box thefts in Placer County. Richard Gray, 56, ...

Pot wars: Placer County canyons a battleground

Michoacán, Mexico pot grower Miguel Villa-Contreras’s farming foray into the hinterlands of California’s Placer County is expected to result in a stiff federal prison sentence ...