Placer County jail

Jail inmate to be remembered with North Auburn candlelight vigil

Placer County Jail inmate Anthony Skeaton’s death July 11 remains unresolved to his family, and they’ll join supporters Saturday at a remembrance candle light vigil out ...

Placer County sees spike in flu cases

Placer County Department of Public Health reported that as of 3 p.m. Tuesday, two influenza patients had been admitted to intensive-care units but no flu-related deaths had been re ...

Man in Newcastle threatens murder, resists arrest

A man was taken into custody by Placer County Sheriff’s Office deputies Wednesday afternoon in Newcastle after yelling at passing cars, threatening to kill customers inside a ...

Placer coroner: Auburn jail inmate’s death a drug overdose

  Blood tests have determined that Placer County Jail inmate Anthony Skeaton’s death was caused by an accidental drug overdose, a sheriff’s spokeswoman said Frida ...

Placer County Jail death questions move closer to answers

Both the Placer County Sheriff’s Office and the family of a man who died after being booked into North Auburn’s Placer County Jail are continuing to look for answers. ...

AB 109 an increasing challenge for Placer jail, crime suppression

With California’s embattled “criminal realignment” plan having been in effect for a year, a new independent study is beginning to question whether it’s acco ...

Man arrested with stolen vehicle

Auburn Police arrested a man early Tuesday morning for possession of a stolen vehicle and booked him into Placer County Jail. At approximately 12:53 a.m. in the 12000 block of Ear ...