Rocklin police Department

Bodies of man, woman found in Rocklin apartment identified

Rocklin police have identified two people found dead Feb. 26 in their apartment as Wanda Sanchez, 58, and her 24-year-old son, Justin. Police deemed their deaths “suspicious ...

UPDATE: Bodies found in Rocklin apartment were badly decomposed

Rocklin police are investigating the suspicious deaths of two people, a man in his 20s and a woman in her 50s, whose decomposed bodies were found Friday afternoon in a locked apart ...

Rocklin police arrest transient man for arson

Rocklin police arrested a man Saturday in connection with a vegetation fire that cleared nearly an acre behind 3104 Sunset Boulevard on Sept. 27. According the Rocklin Police ...

UPDATE: Dead body from Rocklin Library pond identified

UPDATE: Sept. 30, 2 p.m. - A Rocklin citizen discovered a dead man floating in the pond outside the Rocklin Library Tuesday morning, whom police have identified as 26-year-old ...

UPDATE: Off-duty Rocklin officer involved in fatal pedestrian collision

An off-duty Rocklin police officer struck and killed a pedestrian with his personal vehicle early Friday morning on Rocklin Road, east of Granite Drive, and California Highway Patr ...

Addiction documentary screens at Rocklin High

In cooperation with Community Recovery Resources, the Coalition for Placer Youth screened a drug addiction documentary, “The Anonymous People,” at a free public event N ...

Car, train collide in Rocklin

A Jeep Grand Cherokee struck a train in Rocklin today, leaving the driver with minor injuries. According to Officer Brad Alford of the Rocklin Police Department, an 86-year-old We ...

Rocklin Academy embezzlement suspect arrested

Rocklin resident Frederick Lacker turned himself in to the Rocklin Police Department Wednesday for embezzling more than $37,000 from a parent group affiliated with Rocklin Academy ...

Rocklin PD, Sierra College host catalytic converter event

Catalytic converters are a hot commodity for thieves because of their availability, value, relative ease to steal and lack of identifiable markings. The lack of identification make ...

Rocklin Crime Log: Feb. 11-17

Friday, Feb. 7 Unknown suspect(s) stole metal scraps and an engine from the yard area of a business on the 4300 block of Dominguez Road between Feb. 7 and 14.   Tuesday, Fe ...

Rocklin pays tribute to officers killed in the line of duty

The Rocklin Police Department honored two of its own last Wednesday night on the 100th anniversary of the city’s first fallen officer, Marshal Samuel Renaldi, who died as the ...

Rocklin police and fire recruiting volunteers

Are you looking for a rewarding way to spend a few hours a week? Would you like to make a difference in your community?  Rocklin Police and Fire Departments are looking for s ...

Rocklin police tout vigilance of Neighborhood Watch to keep crime in check

More than 3,000 miles from the wild woollies that stalk the grounds of his Alaskan hunting camp, Rocky McElveen did not expect he would have to defend his keep from predators and s ...

Rocklin Crime Log: Jan. 28 through Feb. 3

Thursday, Dec. 19 Unknown suspect(s) entered the victim’s apartment and stole items on Dec. 19, 2013, on the 900 block of Ridgeview Circle. The burglary was reported late. ...

Rocklin PD to memorialize first fallen officer

The Rocklin Police Department is planning a special ceremony to immortalize the memory of Samuel Renaldi, the first police officer to be killed on duty in Rocklin, on the 100th ann ...