Crime

THE AMERICAN FOOTBALL DREAM

Unbeknownst to most, Oakmont High graduate and current starting left tackle for the Sierra College football team, Derrick Achayo, was once immersed in an ill fate.  The 6-foo ...

Shooting, burning crime in Roseville turns into double-homicide

The Placer County Sheriff's Office announced late this morning that two men who were found shot in the head and lying on fire in Roseville have died - making the incident one o ...

Oakmont English teacher arrested

An Oakmont High School English teacher was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of possessing illegal narcotics she obtained with the assistance of a student. Amy Lynn Davidson, 39, of ...

Police investigating remains of baby found at Roseville park

Roseville police detectives are investigating the remains of a newborn baby in the bushes at Saugstad Park discovered by a city open space crew Monday morning. At about 7:50 a.m. ...

Placer sheriff offers crime prevention class

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office is offering a free class to help business owners protect their businesses and themselves. The class will be held 5:30-8:30 p.m. Aug. 19 at ...

Sheriff’s deputies catch burglars red-handed in Loomis home

Thanks to an alert resident, two burglars were caught in the act of stripping pipes inside a foreclosed home by Placer County Sheriff’s Office deputies Wednesday night in Loo ...

Man ‘stalked’ victims from jail

A man who a Placer County prosecutor calls a “con artist” managed to stalk victims while sitting behind bars for theft-related charges. Christopher Allen Braun, 27, told fellow ...