Placer County Jail

Driving drunk could result in fatalities, fees and jail

Ever wonder what happens to a first-time DUI offender? Irresponsible celebrating can lead to large fees and jail this holiday season. According to the California Business, Transp ...

Court roundup: Jail escapee trial coming up

A man charged with kicking in a woman’s teeth is now in custody and a Placer Jail escapee has a tentative trial date set for January. The following is a summary of where some P ...

New jail timeline locked up

Earn a misdemeanor stay in the Placer County Jail, and there’s a chance you might get out early – thanks to overcrowding. But that’s expected to change by 2012, when a massi ...

Rocklin PD arrest Grass Valley man on child porn charges

A Grass Valley man was arrested Tuesday on child pornography charges after authorities uncovered an allegedly long history of the man asking young girls for pictures of their under ...

Placer elected official arrested on domestic violence charge

A Placer County elected official was arrested on a domestic violence charge Wednesday night. Lowell Martin Jarvis, a Placer County Water Agency board member, was booked into Plac ...

House arrest program frees jail space, lets convicted rebuild their lives

Within minutes, Stephanie Frazier can know the exact location and speed of more than 20 people. Frazier is a deputy Placer County Probation officer who is charged with overseeing ...

Law enforcement links vehicle burglaries, probation violation; arrest made

The Rocklin Police Department arrested a man today after being linked to stolen property from recent car burglaries that occurred in Rocklin. One of the thefts occurred in the sus ...