crime

At sentencing, elder abuse defendant tells victims: ‘Sorry’

A nurse charged with stealing medication from seniors apologized to victims Wednesday but denied abusing drugs, which provoked disbelief from the judge. After her remarks, Marle ...

Crime log

Information taken from Rocklin Police Department log. Station 4080 Rocklin Road in Rocklin. JAN. 13 Just before 4 p.m., the driver of a vehicle parked in the parking lot of the U ...

Report: Maintenance worker shut off Galleria sprinklers

A Westfield maintenance worker who believed he was acting on police orders shut off sprinklers during the Galleria mall blaze, city officials said Friday. Did any emergency person ...

Galleria arson report to follow gag denial

At 9 a.m. Friday, the City of Roseville will release information about the police and fire response to the Galleria arson after a Placer County judge refused a gag order Wednesday. ...

Crime log

Information taken from Rocklin Police Department log. Station 4080 Rocklin Road in Rocklin. DEC. 12 Just after 1 a.m., a Pinnacles Drive resident was arrested after a heated argu ...

Galleria amps up security – discreetly

As information about the Westfield Galleria arson unfolds – or doesn’t unfold – some details are generally acknowledged: Alexander Piggee allegedly entered a Game ...

With battery count dropped, deputy back to work

It will almost be like Monica Chavez never punched a woman. After Placer County prosecutors dropped a misdemeanor battery charge Thursday, Sacramento County sheriffs said the depu ...

Spinach thrower turns himself in

A teenage boy has confessed to throwing spinach at a drive-through worker, Roseville police announced Wednesday. “Holy cow!” said David Almas, who got a faceful of creamed spin ...

Man tricks cashiers into giving excess change

Police are calling him the “quick change con.” Roy Garner would reportedly walk into shops, make purchases with cash and confuse cashiers into giving him more change than was ...

Gag motion halts Galleria arson report

The long-awaited report that would have detailed the highly-criticized emergency response to a Galleria arson fire is staying closeted, the City of Roseville announced Tuesday. In ...