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Crime Log

Rocklin man wrestles with Facebook imposter

If you live in Rocklin and enjoy social media, beware of the fact your fellow resident Rocco Ciesco does NOT have the deal of a lifetime for you, though an online imposter has b ...

Friendly neighbor helps catch alleged Rocklin thief

The Rocklin Police Department is reporting that a vigilant resident helped stop an area burglar in his tracks last week. Around 12:30 p.m. Saturday, a homeowner on the 4300 block ...

Rocklin crime log: car break-ins plague city

Information compiled from local police reports. All suspects are presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law. July 12-Aug. 10 A victim on the 5300 block of Brandon ...

Citizen donates $10K for new Rocklin police dog

Rocklin resident Robert Columbro threw the city’s police department a bone on Friday to the tune of $10,000. It was a donation to the nonprofit Rocklin Public Safety Voluntee ...

Rocklin Crime Log: Police deal with hammer assault, gun threats

Information compiled from local police reports. All suspects are assumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law. July 14 Around 11:50 p.m., an unknown thief approached ...

Stories clash in Rocklin police lawsuit

More than a year after 22-year-old Nebraska Huggins claims he was assaulted and unlawfully detained by Rocklin police, possibly based on his race, he is suing the city of Rocklin a ...

Arson arrest made in Browning Fire west of Roseville

The Browning Fire that burned over 400 acres of land, one structure and two outbuildings on the Placer County line west of Roeville July 27 has become an arson investigation. One s ...

Roseville police make second human trafficking bust on Harding in five months

While visiting the hotel on an unrelated matter, Roseville police arrested a Rancho Cordova man July 11 on suspicion of human trafficking at the Heritage Inn on Harding Boulevard. ...

Rocklin man pleads guilty in child pornography case

Representatives for United States Attorney Benjamin B. Wagner announced today that Paul Ross Pacini, 46, of Rocklin, pleaded guilty this morning to felony charges of obtaining chil ...

CASA volunteers in Rocklin reflect on helping endangered children

Working from its base in Rocklin, Child Advocates of Placer County has trained more than 300 adult volunteers to help nearly 550 kids immersed in abuse and neglect cases from the c ...

UPDATE: Truck in Rocklin burglary crashed, suspects still at large

On Sunday, Rocklin police officers began asking for the public’s help in finding two burglars who breached a house on Miravista Drive and were soon confronted by the owners, ...

Rocklin police make handling homelessness a priority

With Auburn’s homeless shelter full to capacity each night and Roseville’s homeless shelter having lost 21 percent of its funding, the Rocklin Police Department is prep ...

Rocklin Crime Log: June closes with host of catalytic converter thefts, drug issues

Information compiled from local police reports. All suspects are presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.  June 2 At 7:23 pm, local police were alerted to ...

UPDATE: 'Coordinated attack' leaves Rocklin residents, businesses without broadband

Wave Broadband customers in Rocklin are experiencing outages due to a “coordinated attack,” according to a statement from the company. "Three major fiber cables c ...

Both victims in Roseville shooting, burning crime had criminal histories

As Placer County Sheriff’s detectives attempt to determine who shot two men in the head and left them burning alive in Roseville Thursday, court records in various counties a ...