Crime

Crime Log

‘Spice’ that caused Roseville man’s death uncommon, unregulated, unsafe

The family of Roseville native Connor Eckhardt told the LA Times that no more than a single hit of “spice,” a synthetic substitute for marijuana, killed him last month ...

Rocklin High students arrested after bringing gun on campus

Two Rocklin High students were arrested Wednesday following an incident with a firearm on campus approximately 15 minutes after school. According to an email sent to parents by ...

Rocklin police look to tackle repeat DUI drivers

In California, the majority of motorists hurt or killed by people driving drunk are the victims of individuals with multiple DUI convictions. Adding to the frustration of victims&r ...

Roseville murder suspect’s story casts eerie light on train-hopping myth

A fourth rail-wanderer was brought into Placer County Court Monday, Aug. 4, arraigned on charges of murdering a young man who saw her world as a chance to be free. Now, as Charity ...

Rocklin neighborhoods rock National Night Out

As National Night Out celebrated its 31st anniversary on Aug. 5, Rocklin’s streets and parks came alive.  National Night Out, an evening to raise involvement in crime p ...

App-ended services: Rocklin PD gets social with community

A new smart-phone application, launched Monday, is changing the way one police department interacts with the public. The launch of the Rocklin Police Department app, available thr ...

Rocklin PD gets social with community

A new smart-phone application, launched this week, is changing the way one police department interacts with the public. The launch of the Rocklin Police Department app, available ...

Alleged Rocklin drug arrest points to broader transport patterns

Editor’s note: The Placer Herald was present during the arrest of Joseph Craig on Aug. 2. With South Placer County suffering heroin overdoses and a spectrum of drug-related ...

The other Roseville - Special Investigation, Part 2

Prompted by regular calls about the living conditions in three historical buildings in Old Town Roseville, The Press-Tribune conducted an investigation into the landlord's main ...

Heroin in the Foothills - Part 1

I didn’t even know this neighborhood existed in Auburn, and I’m from here. Million-dollar homes nestle up beside multimillion-dollar homes, each offering the same stunn ...