Devon Bell

Guest columnist: Stay safe on Placer County waterways

Summertime is upon us. It?s the time of the year for fun, relaxation, spending time with family and enjoying everything this beautiful county has to offer. As temperatures rise a ...

New chaplains to serve Placer community

Placer County now has 18 new chaplains to serve its law enforcement officers and community. The Placer County Law Enforcement Chaplaincy held a graduation ceremony recently at Pa ...

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 ...