Placer County Sheriff’s Office

Applegate Fire spurs evacuations

Multiple fires burning along Interstate 80 threatened homes and businesses Wednesday afternoon in the Applegate area. The fires reportedly started around 1:30 p.m. along the freew ...

Wanted Loomis man leads deputies on foot chase

A Loomis man led Placer County Sheriff’s Office deputies on a foot chase in downtown Loomis on Sunday before being arrested on drug charges and resisting arrest. A woman acco ...

Placer County law enforcement teams up to fight alcohol-related crimes

Teams from the Placer County Sheriff’s Office, Roseville, Rocklin and Auburn police departments have issued 27 citations for selling alcohol to minors and 15 citations for fu ...