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Cops in South Placer react to landmark decision on cell phone warrants

South Placer County’s law enforcement departments will be facing a historic new challenge in dealing with criminal investigations. Following a unanimous ruling by the U.S. Su ...

Newest data on Realignment paints cloudy picture

The newest independent study on California’s sea change in handling criminals was unveiled Friday, June 27, near the state capital, showcasing positives, negatives and questi ...

UPDATE: Police arrest 4th suspect in train-hopper slaying

UPDATE: A fourth suspect was arrested Sunday in connection with the murder of John Alpert, a 19-year-old who was allegedly killed in March 2013 by train hoppers in Roseville. The n ...

Rocklin woman, Bay Area man charged with bringing new tech to ‘oldest profession’

The U.S. Attorneys’ Office in San Francisco issued an arrest warrant this week for Rocklin’s Annemaire Lanoce, accusing her of being one of the main players behind the ...

Placer justice reformists voice concerns over handling of new report

Placer County is developing a new master plan for its criminal justice system, and this hinges on the recommendations of an outside consultant’s comprehensive report on the c ...

Rocklin business allegedly loses $37K to Roseville embezzler

Rocklin police detectives recently arrested a Roseville man on charges of stealing more than $35,700 from his employers. According to authorities, the case began several months ag ...

Public awaits key jail report

Placer County is developing a new master plan for its criminal justice system, and this hinges on the recommendations of a consultant’s comprehensive report on the county&rsq ...

Rocklin police arrest three in school threat investigation

Rocklin Police Department reports its made a series of arrests involving threats against local students on social media. According to authorities, the incident started Thursday, M ...

South Placer jail to open this summer

ROSEVILLE – A sterling, state-of-the art new jail is set to open in Roseville this summer, and while Placer County officials are quick to sing its praises, they stop short of ...

Realignment triggers nonstop jail releases in Placer, new crimes

On May 15, detectives from Roseville’s Vice and Narcotics Enforcement Team moved through a shopping center in the south end of the city, arresting Travis Layton by surprise a ...