Crime

Crime Log

$800K home invasion robbery; Window-tint stop/drug arrest; More

Feb. 17 Cristal Lizeth Tiradorios, 33, of Roseville was turned over to the California Highway Patrol for arrest on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol. The arrest ...

I-80 stolen truck chase ends in crash, arrest

A stolen construction company truck crashed and burned, ending a pursuit today from North Auburn to Dutch Flat and then back to Weimar that led to the arrest of the driver. Taken ...

Placer part of statewide sex trafficking crackdown

Placer Special Investigations Unit took part in a statewide operation combating human trafficking. As part of a regional effort, the multi-agency task force, that includes Sheriff ...

Thieves get creative in mail thefts

In a new twist in local mail thievery, bolts anchoring a rural Auburn cluster mailbox were removed and the whole box was taken away. The theft took place along Baxter Grade Road. ...

Parking assault arrest; Store vandalized: More

Jan. 6 Ivan Alekseyevich Kochuboy, 42, of Sacramento was arrested on suspicion of possession of stolen property. The arrest took place in thee 9000-block of Crater Hill Road. Wes ...

One victim killed Tuesday by South Placer shooter

UPDATED AT 1:30 P.M. ON THURSDAY Stanley Stepanski III, of Florence, Montana was the shooter in Tuesday’s deadly shooting spree that left one victim dead, another victim in ...

DUI bike rider; Felon with shotgun; More

Dec. 31 Marques Nicole Hawley, 25, of Concord, was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. The turnover for arrest to the California Highway Patr ...

Rural Placer drug lab arrestees ID'd

Two Foresthill men were identified today as suspects arrested after a butane honey oil lab explosion on a rural Placer County property. Kenneth Dodson and James Dale Jacques, both ...

Arrest after search yields stolen jeans

More than $1,000 in stolen jeans were recovered after an SUV that turned out to also be stolen was pulled over in North Auburn by a deputy, the Placer County Sheriff’s Office ...

Arrests in widespread check-fraud scheme

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office says it has shut down a widespread fraudulent check-cashing operation, made two arrests and expects to take more suspects into custody. Th ...

Auburn hotel: Police asked us for help

A sweep that netted more than a dozen arrests linked to prostitution allegations received full cooperation from the hotel, the Auburn Holiday Inn manager said. The arrests were ou ...

Placer hazing complaint goes to police

The Auburn Police Department has been brought into an investigation of alleged hazing involving the Placer High School junior varsity boys basketball team. Police Lt. Victor Pecor ...

PayPal 'audit' fraud; Sax snatched; 'Molly' bust

Dec. 20 Tools were stolen from a storage container at a construction site on Creekside Lane in Loomis. Value of the missing property is estimated at $6,440. A gas-delivery busine ...

Fine — not fix-it — for loud motorcycles

Roaring motorcycle riders cited for overly loud pipes are now being fined in California. New rules put in place New Year’s Day dictate that riders with modified motorcycle e ...

Standoff ends in attempted murder arrest

An Auburn man is behind bars today after a standoff and arrest on an attempted murder charge. The arrest Saturday followed a report to Auburn Police of a physical altercation betw ...