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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 ...

Jury trial begins for Washington Boulevard murder case in Roseville

Almost two and a half years after 26-year-old Gregory De La Campa was killed in a traffic collision on the corner of Washington Boulevard and Main Street, the man accused of causin ...

Roseville police make arrest in alleged human trafficking case

A man who was already facing serious felony charges of human trafficking in Clear Lake was arrested Thursday night in Roseville by undercover investigators on allegations of forced ...

UPDATE: Lincoln, Rocklin burglar suspect apprehended

A manhunt for a house burglar Friday enlisted the efforts of two police departments before ending in Lincoln, after a Rocklin detective cornered the suspect near Twelve Oaks Bridge ...

Football club embezzler gets jail time

Nine months after she turned herself in at Placer County Jail, the former president of the Del Oro Junior Eagles Football Cheer Club was sentenced Tuesday to jail time, probation a ...

UPDATE: Rocklin police still searching for Wells Fargo robber

Rocklin police investigators are still trying to determine the identity of a man who robbed the Wells Fargo Bank on Granite Drive on Wednesday, Feb. 4. According Rocklin Police Cp ...