vandalism

Vandals hit parked cars in?Auburn

A vandalism spree in the early hours of Saturday morning left at least half a dozen vehicles in Auburn with dents and broken glass. “There was definitely not any access gained or ...

Auburn man arrested for assaulting female process server

An Auburn man allegedly shot, threw rocks and smeared a female process server's face with mud Wednesday when she tried to serve eviction notice papers to his girlfriend.  Nico ...

Billboard haters call ad 'porn'

An Auburn billboard of a bikini-clad woman was covered up with a black sign declaring, “NO PORN IN OUR TOWN” Wednesday. The California Sun advertisement, located off of Grass ...

Families own the headstones

As most Lincoln residents are aware, the Manzanita Cemetery was vandalized in November 2010, resulting in damages to 100 headstones and markers. Thanks to an anonymous tip, three s ...

Alleged church vandal has March court date

A 19-year-old charged with vandalizing a Foresthill church will see a judge again next month. The Placer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Foresthill resident Sean Matthew Junkin ...

Alleged church vandals arrested

Two Foresthill residents are facing charges for causing $10,000 in damages to a Foresthill church in December, and church members say it’s great that arrests have been made. Th ...

Graffiti trashes Auburn’s image

I think that there should be better enforcement on graffiti and vandalism in the city of Auburn. The people who do graffiti might think it’s a way of expressing themselves throug ...

$10K vandalism damage disrupts school play

Parents and students were shocked Monday to find their Foresthill school was vandalized on the night of a Christmas play. Forest Charter School students were expecting to put on t ...

Cemetery can use volunteers

This letter is in response to the Manzanita Cemetery vandalism (Journal, Nov. 18). When I lived in Santa Rosa, there was an old cemetery called the Rural Cemetery. It may have be ...

Our View: Community lights up for the holidays

One of the first signs that the holidays are here – besides the display of Christmas decorations for sale in some stores as early as October – are lights. Typically over the ...

Meadow Vista man arrested for smashing windows

Auburn Police arrested a Meadow Vista resident for felony vandalism Monday. Randolph James Rutledge, 32, was booked into Placer County Jail after allegedly smashing two Auburn res ...

Tips needed in cemetery vandalism case

Police have not found the culprits behind the vandalism two weekends ago at Manzanita Cemetery. Tombstones were pulled out of the ground, turned over or broken into pieces, accor ...

Manzanita Cemetery vandalized

More than 150 gravesites at Manzanita Cemetery were vandalized this week. Headstones, fences and flower vases were knocked over and several stones were broken. Some of the headston ...

Tighter security possibility in Auburn

Local business owners have varying views on beefing up security in the city of Auburn. According to Capt. John Ruffcorn of the Auburn Police Department, new security measures are a ...

Graffiti is vandalism, not an artform

Graffiti is not art. Spray-painting someone else’s property is not art. The vandals are not artists. It is pure vandalism (Journal, May 5). My desk at work faces the windows loo ...