Art Campos

Cop impersonator gets 240 days in jail

A Rocklin man who pretended to be a cop will be spending some time in jail. On Thursday Judge Colleen Nichols sentenced Chad Richard Mowry, who was 26 when he was arrested in Jul ...

Ex-cop takes plea deal, gets 3 years

The ex-cop originally charged with multiple drug-related felonies and murder-for-hire was sentenced Monday to three years in prison. Ruben Cesar Salgado, 37, was arrested in May ...

Trial set for Ruben Salgado

The ex-cop charged with multiple drug felonies and murder-for-hire is scheduled to go to trial at 8:30 a.m. Nov. 8. The trial date was set Tuesday morning in Auburn’s Placer Co ...

Ex-cop’s hearing tentatively scheduled

The former CHP officer charged with murder-for-hire could have a preliminary hearing Tuesday. Judge Alan Pineschi Friday scheduled Ruben Cesar Salgado, 37, for a tentative court ...

Placer praised for policy

The Placer County District Attorney’s Office was recently praised for its suspect identification program. Northern California Project Innocence, a group based in Santa Clara tha ...