vandalism

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 ...

National buddy system needed

I am very disturbed about what’s been happening here in town with the vandalism going on. OK, I know they caught the stinkers but it will continue again and again. This hurts peo ...

Vandalism still hurting dog park

The dog sculpture at Ashley Memorial Dog Park has nothing to wag about. The donated 80-pound steel piece of art depicting a happy canine was damaged after late-night vandals stru ...

Juveniles behind some summertime crimes

A string of summer vandalism attacks has victimized homeowners, schoolteachers and Downtown Auburn business owners. Police say juveniles are behind some of the crimes. The crimes ...

Clocktower reward fund organized

I don’t know if folks have been following the police reports but since the last article (Journal, July 3) the vandalism on the Clocktower has escalated. We put the last face on ...

Clock tower is vandals’ target

I am writing this letter asking your readers to keep an eye out for vandals in Downtown Auburn. This past week, the clock tower has been vandalized on a daily basis to the cost of ...