Crime

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Rocklin man arrested for public nudity

Rocklin police arrested 50-year-old Frederick O’Brien on Saturday for indecent exposure. According to a press release from Rocklin Police Department, several residents in th ...

Street smarts and book smarts

One of Placer County’s top officials is newly armed with a deep knowledge of homeland security. Devon Bell, 47, undersheriff of the Placer County Sheriff’s Office, com ...

Rocklin police end armed standoff on Galaxy Lane

Rocklin police officers managed to end a potentially violent situation without bloodshed Tuesday morning, after a man armed with assault rifles allegedly held his fiancé and ...

The broken cure – Part III: Far-reaching strategy for 'scripts' lags behind

Editor's note: This is the third in a three-part series.  Aaron Fechter is an ‘ideas guy.’  He’s an engineer, an entrepreneur. He’s an invent ...

UPDATE: Driver commits hit-and-run after fleeing Roseville methadone clinic

UPDATE: Roseville police believe a 30-year-old Roseville woman was involved in more than one hit-and-run incident on Sept. 25, under the influence of an as-yet-unnamed substance. ...

The broken cure – Part II: State cops, overseers hobbled against pharm abuse

Editor's note: This is the second in a three-part investigative series.  2011 just wasn’t Robert Rothman’s year. His pharmacy popped up on the radar of the Bu ...

The broken cure – Part I: Docs, drug abusers cheat system

Editor’s note: This is the first in a three-part investigative series. “Steven White” is not your typical drug dealer. “Steven” is not his real name ...

Scammers still preying on Rocklin’s seniors

Phone scams targeting Rocklin seniors are making the rounds again, and authorities are asking people who receive suspicious calls to report them. According to a statement from the ...

Man charged with setting King Fire

Officials announced Thursday that they have made an arrest in the King Fire, which so far has charred 71,000 acres and is only 5 percent contained while threatening 2,000 homes.&nb ...

Report details pros, cons of Placer County justice system

Placer County supervisors were told last week that the justice system is already working on a blueprint for changes in the wake of Assembly Bill 109. The blueprint is be ...