San Francisco-based Dignity Health's imminent departure from the outpatient lab business will result in 148 layoffs in the Sacramento area next month.
Once again, California mental health officials are pushing to release into Sacramento a psychotic man who slashed and bludgeoned his mother to death in South Land Park nine years ago.
A house fire in Fair Oaks apparently claimed the life of an older man Monday afternoon, officials said.
With the rate of Alzheimer's disease projected to rise as baby boomers age, more people will face the problem of caring for loved ones with dementia.
City Hall took a step this week toward placing tighter regulations on gun sales in Sacramento.
Sacramento County supervisors agreed Tuesday to provide $100,000 a year toward an effort that promises to reduce deaths among black children by between 10 percent and 20 percent within five years.
Plans to repair the American River levee under Watt Avenue in Sacramento could result in lane closures, and the public is invited to a meeting on the project May 23.
Sacramento police would like to talk to anyone who witnessed an accident Tuesday afternoon in which a vehicle struck a pedestrian.
A Sacramento judge declared a mistrial in a murder case Monday when a Superior Court jury failed to reach a verdict in a fatal gang shooting outside a south-area nightclub two years ago.
Sacramento County supervisors will consider a request today to spend $100,000 a year in an effort to reduce deaths among African American youths.
The Sacramento County coroner's office has identified a woman who died in a motorcycle "lane-splitting" accident as Snezhana Pavlova, 20, of Sacramento.
Community members and law enforcement leaders from across the state will gather at the California Peace Officers Memorial Monument during two events to honor officers lost in the line of duty.
A member of the Skinhead criminal street gang today was convicted by a Sacramento County jury of manufacturing and transporting methamphetamine, and possessing methamphetamine for sale.