Placer County Sheriff

Off-duty sheriff’s deputy not charged in shooting of unarmed suspect

The Placer County District Attorney’s office has determined no crime was committed when an off-duty sheriff’s sergeant shot and injured a suspected burglar and auto thief near ...

Deputy had superb lawyer

When Placer County Sheriff Lt. John Savage’s case was dismissed by Placer County Superior Court Judge Colleen Nichols on Feb. l (Journal, Feb. 2), there was no celebrating with c ...

Troubled Placer sheriff gets a break

A Placer County sheriff’s deputy and bailiff whose alcohol troubles have led to much legal woe admitted Wednesday he violated the terms of his probation – but a forgiving judge ...

Bailiff arrested for showing up to work intoxicated

Deputies arrested a Placer County court bailiff after he allegedly showed up to work intoxicated Wednesday. Deputy John Caliguire, 49, was booked into Placer County Jail for the ...