Rocklin Police

Siemens ‘satisfied’ with police department’s growth

When retiring Police Chief Mark Siemens came to Rocklin in July 2001, the police department was a very different place. “They took office space and built it into a police depar ...

Illegal off-roading has neighbors redlining

Downtown Rocklin resident Kate Gibbons is awakened frequently by revving engines from people off-roading in Johnson-Springview Park off 5th Street. “It happens at night, usuall ...

City puts stop to red-light cameras

There will be no more red-light cameras in Rocklin. The city and police department have decided to end their five-year contract with Phoenix-based Redflex Traffic Systems, which ma ...

Rocklin man arrested on suspicion of rape

A 20-year-old Rocklin resident was arrested today on suspicion of rape following a report from a 15-year-old girl of sexual assault, according to Rocklin Police. The joint Rockli ...

Vandals slash 20 tires in Rocklin neighborhood

Approximately 20 vehicles in the 1400 block of Sandhill Drive in Rocklin had their tires slashed Saturday morning, according to Rocklin Police. About 7:15 a.m. Feb. 26, Rocklin P ...

Rocklin man arrested after explosion

A Rocklin resident was arrested on the suspicion of arson and an unlawful explosion of a destructive device Sunday evening. The 25-year-old resident was booked into Placer County J ...

Our View: Savage trial leaves several important questions unanswered

The trial of Placer Sheriff’s Lt. John Savage this week raises many questions. Questions that law enforcement leaders should answer as highly trusted public servants. Savage fac ...