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McClintock expresses police militarization concerns

U.S. Rep. Tom McClintock has linked the controversy surrounding police action in Ferguson, Mo. to his continuing concerns with militarization of law enforcement. McClintock, R-Elk ...

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 ...