Auburn Police Department

18 arrested in pharmacy drug ring

Auburn Police arrested two men in connection with an estimated $300,000 in prescription drug thefts from more than 80 pharmacies in 21 cities and five counties, including the city ...

Thousands turn out for Tour of California’s spin through Auburn

Excitement hung in the air in the hours leading up to 128 bicyclists zooming through Auburn and the awe lasted throughout the day long after the world-class riders pedaled on to th ...

Body found in the Auburn canal

A man’s body was found in a canal debris trap near Mt. Vernon and Merry Knoll roads at around 6 a.m. Wednesday. Someone saw the body and called the Placer County Sheriff’s Offi ...

Pitbull attacks 91-year-old in backyard

Auburn police shot and killed a pitbull after it reportedly attacked a 91-year-old man Sunday. The victim suffered “severe” injuries to his left wrist, hand and fingers, whic ...

Body found in Auburn canal

A utility worker discovered a man’s body in an Auburn canal Thursday. On Friday, Auburn Police Sgt. Dale Hutchins said that officers were investigating the death of a Hispanic m ...

Body found in Auburn home

Police found a man’s body inside an Auburn home after his girlfriend called 911 Friday. A little before noon on Friday, police and emergency medical personnel responded to a ca ...

Police arrest suspected ARD assaulter

Authorities arrested the man they believe is responsible for assaulting a young girl at an Auburn public pool last month. Anthony Eugene Martin, 39, an Antelope area transient, wa ...

Child assaulted in park

An unidentified man assaulted a 10-year-old girl in the girls’ bathroom in an Auburn park Monday afternoon. The attack happened shortly before 3:30 p.m. at Auburn Recreation Dis ...

Setting off fireworks? Don’t try it in Auburn

Setting off your own fireworks this Fourth of July is a bad move in Auburn. Except for the annual fireworks show at the Gold Country Fairgrounds, local fire officials don’t wan ...

Mother, daughter arrested in Downtown Auburn hold up

What one mother thought was a “sign from God” ended up landing her and her daughter in jail Thursday. Tamera Strickland, 47, and her 29-year-old daughter, Shylla Weston, who ...