Placer County Sheriff's Office

Hung-over driving just as dangerous as drunken driving

Wednesday marks the beginning of a new year and, for some Placer County residents, the start of an overly celebratory hangover. Two recent European studies show that hung-over dri ...

For tipsy New Year’s revelers, a lifeline

Ringing in the new year usually involves the celebratory consumption of alcoholic beverages, but thanks to a program coordinated by AAA Northern California, inebriated Placer Count ...

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 ...

Loomis prowler is cross-dressing man

A cross-dressing man, who may have been admiring his reflection in a window, caused an all-out prowler manhunt in the Loomis Sunrise Park area last week. According to Placer Count ...

Sheriff's Office seeks bank robbery suspect

Placer County Sheriff’s Office detectives are looking for a man who robbed a bank in Kings Beach at 10:30 Friday, Aug. 23.        Dena ...

Sheriff’s Office seeks identities of burglary suspects

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in identifying four suspects in a Roseville residential burglary on July 16. The suspects stole many it ...

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 ...

Woman sought in vehicle burglaries

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the identity a woman shown in this surveillance video photo. This woman is associated with several vehicle burglaries since May ...

Do you know this man?

The Placer County Sheriff's Office is seeking information on this suspect seen on video surveillance at a Sacramento Walmart store using a credit card that was stolen from a ho ...

Loomis man dead, female pedestrian injured in accident

A Loomis man is dead and a female pedestrian was injured after two accidents involving the same limousine vehicle occurred on Saturday morning on Taylor Road between Sierra College ...