Auburn Police Department

Local arrests put focus on increasing problem of abuse and theft of controlled narcotic OxyContin

With a street value ranging from $15 to $40 a tablet, it’s no wonder thefts of the controlled substance OxyContin are on the rise. Placer County Undersheriff Devon Bell said that ...

Auburn Police arrest man with gun for demanding drugs

A Sacramento man’s suspected attempt to take prescription drugs from an Auburn pharmacy wasn’t quite what the doctor ordered. Michael Francis Brown, 25, who was reportedly ca ...