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Roseville officers deal with multiple Prop.47-related cases of violence

When Kevin Stovall walked out of a Roseville jail cell two weeks after Prop. 47 lowered his burglary conviction to a misdemeanor, he was asked by a waiting television crew if this ...

Tarasuk found guilty of Roseville murder

A jury convicted Roseville resident Oleg Tarasuk, 52, of second-degree murder this week along with four other felonies in connection with a three-vehicle collision that killed a pe ...

Detectives face off in court with alleged ‘Skim X Killer'

A preliminary hearing brought 28-year-old Christopher Northam before a judge last week for a murder that occurred in a Roseville warehouse in 2011. Deputy District Attorney David ...

Rocklin police hit with connected property crimes

During the late night hours between Feb. 28 and March 1, Rocklin police officers responded to a rash of vandalisms, burglaries and stolen vehicles calls. On Monday, police official ...

Rocklin not immune to heroin, opiate trends in region

Official arrest records from the Placer County Sheriff’s Department indicate that some of the county’s wealthier jurisdictions have exceeded others in arrests involving ...

UPDATE: Roseville police make arrest in attack on female jogger

Joggers in the north part of the city may rest easier now that Roseville police investigators have arrested the man suspected of trying to attack a women in the dark morning hours ...

Rocklin's Wells Fargo bank robber surrenders to CHP

On Feb. 18, 64-year-old Johnny Carlson of Calabasas turned himself into the Victorville office of the California Highway Patrol. Based on tips, Rocklin detectives obtained a Ramey ...

UPDATE: West Roseville murder suspect, victim had heated exchange

A quiet, upscale neighborhood west of Roseville was jolted by a convoy of patrol cars and CSI vehicles last weekend, after a 21-year-old Sacramento man was allegedly stabbed to dea ...

Rocklin’s annual police report shows more calls, less violence in 2014

An annual report released Feb. 10 by Rocklin Police Department shows an uptick in emergency calls from 2013 to 2014, though the city remains, statistically, one of the tamest in th ...

Dog fight equals alleged weapons fight in Rocklin

At 11:21 a.m., Rocklin police officers were called to a scene of violence on the 4400 block of Rocklin Road. According to authorities, 22-year-old Davonte Cyrus and an another unkn ...