A woman died after being struck by a car while crossing an Orangevale street.
Burglars often ring the doorbell first to see if anyone’s inside.
Its been almost 10 years now that Manuel Alexander was murdered Oct. 3, 2004. Has anyone been charged or is there any progress in the case?
The Sacramento County Coroners Office has identified a man found dead on a Valley Hi sidewalk Sunday night as Joseph Lee Stanley, 20, of Sacramento.
A Contra Costa County man accused of defrauding homeowners in California and elsewhere has been convicted in federal court in Sacramento for his role in a multimillion-dollar foreclosure rescue scheme.
The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting in the Volcanoville area in which one man was wounded.
Was anybody ever arrested for the killing of Glenda Lambson around 1992?
A workshop to help people avoid falling victim to fraud and scams will be held Thursday in Citrus Heights.
A meet-up arranged on Facebook ended in a holdup when robbers made off with one man’s Nike Jordan athletic shoes.
Lodi police are investigating the shooting death Saturday night of a 20-year-old man who was reportedly gunned down by an assailant in a passing car.
Three Ponzi schemers who robbed and pillaged the savings and lives of dozens of Sacramento-area families were sent away Friday for long stretches in prison.
The Sacramento Police Department will conduct a sobriety and driver license checkpoint Saturday night near Arden Fair mall.
Folsom police have announced a reward for information in the theft of audio and visual equipment from a storage container on the Folsom Middle School campus.
A male pedestrian was seriously injured Friday when he was hit by a car at 10th and U streets in Sacramento.
On New Year’s Eve 2012, two people were shot and killed in an altercation in a bar in Old Sacramento. Two men and a woman were arrested. When is this case going to trial?
A Reno couple accused of passing a counterfeit $20 bill in Calaveras County have pleaded guilty in federal court in Sacramento to possessing counterfeit U.S. currency.
A man pleaded guilty to first-degree murder today in the rape and murder of a 17-year-old girl four years ago in Van Maren Park in Citrus Heights.
Butte County sheriff’s officials have identified the man whose body was found in a burned vehicle near Mountain House last week as 25-year-old Marc Anthony Cyril Thompson, a resident of the Chico-Oroville area.
A man from the island nation of Cape Verde, off the western coast of Africa, has pleaded guilty in federal court to his role in a telemarketing scam that targeted senior citizens in Woodland and other California communities.
A man fatally shot Tuesday night in a vehicle on Alta Arden Expressway has been identified by the Sacramento County Coroners Office as Marquelle Jones, 24, of Sacramento.
Jean Hobler and Lee Bickley of Sacramento were among federal prosecutors from 44 of the nation’s judicial districts who were recognized Wednesday by the U.S. Department of Justice for outstanding achievement.
What’s happening in the case against Michael Keatts and Lilliana Marquez? They are a couple who were arrested in December 2013 on suspicion of short-sale fraud.
Amador County sheriff’s officials report that a convicted felon is behind bars accused operating a large indoor and outdoor marijuana cultivation site on property south of Ione.
Sacramento County supervisors decided Tuesday to use $33 million in unexpected revenue to hire animal control officers and prosecutors and pay off debt, among other things.
Citrus Heights police seek witnesses to a motorized scooter crash early Monday at Sunrise Boulevard and Antelope Road, injuring the scooter driver and a passenger.
The Sacramento Sheriff Department is investigating whether a body found in south Sacramento late Tuesday morning is related to an earlier nearby report of shots fired.
The man shot to death Friday night in Arden Arcade has been identified.
All lanes have re-opened after motorists had been asked earlier Monday to avoid the intersection of Antelope Road and Sunrise Boulevard in Citrus Heights due to a motorcycle crash.
One person in a party of deer hunters from Dixon died when their Toyota Land Cruiser overturned on a steep bank in Solano County.
Butte County sheriff’s officials are investigating the death of a man whose body was found Saturday afternoon on train tracks in Gridley.
Citing a spike in fatalities among motorcycle riders, Stockton police launched an enforcement effort Sunday aimed at lowering injuries and deaths, and said officers also will be on the lookout for automobile drivers endangering motorcylists.
A 70-year-old retired firefighter was found dead Saturday of an apparent gunshot wound in a Lodi park, police said.
A Sacramento couple who died Wednesday in an apparent murder-suicide have been identified by the Sacramento County Coroner’s Office as Ralph Walker, 62, and Len “Lenortine” Walker, 58.
A former Sacramento County sheriff’s deputy convicted of firearms-related charges has been sentenced to 90 days in jail.
A man was killed Thursday when his motorcycle collided with another vehicle while passing a big rig.
Sacramento Fire Department crews have put out a grass fire.
Two more suspicious fires in East Sacramento were extinguished early Thursday morning.
You wrote an article on Victor Alvarado. Was he sentenced?
A 14-year-old Marysville boy suffered major injuries Thursday afternoon when the bicycle he was riding collided with the back of a pickup truck in Olivehurst.
A 24-year-old man has been convicted of first-degree murder in the 2011 shooting death of Jose Navarro following a fight at a North Sacramento apartment.
Park rangers at the Point Reyes National Seashore in Marin County plan to continue searching Friday for a Sacramento-area man who was reported missing after he tried to swim across Drakes Estero on Labor Day.
The Butte County Sheriff’s Office reports that it is investigating a suspicious death after a body was found in a burned vehicle near Mountain House on Wednesday night.
Attorney Hal Erwin Wright settled Steve Isaacson’s personal injury lawsuit for pennies on the dollar without his knowledge, then forged his client’s and wife’s signatures on release forms and settlement checks to pocket the cash. He charged Isaacson hundreds of dollars for lawsuits he never filed.
I would like to know what happened to a woman who was allegedly intoxicated and driving the wrong way on Highway 50 about three years ago. She collided head on with a car being driven by Bruce Bone, who was killed instantly. Was this woman ever charged with a crime? If so, what was the disposition of her case?
Prostitution enforcement operations carried out by the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department resulted in 48 arrests in August.
A former Southern California man, described as the ringleader of one of the largest foreclosure rescue scams in the nation, was sentenced Wednesday in federal court in Sacramento to 35 years in prison.
A bicyclist suffered major injury when struck by a car Wednesday morning in West Sacramento.
The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department says there is no evidence of foul play in the death of a woman whose body was found near Highway 50 and Missouri Flat Road on Aug. 17.
Andres Martinez was killed in his apartment in Antelope about 15 to 20 years ago by, I believe, two men that were hiding in his apartment. Have they ever found the person/persons responsible?
A man from Washington state has pleaded guilty in federal court in Sacramento to his role in a telemarketing scheme that officials say defrauded senior citizens out of thousands of dollars.
Roseville police converged on the Cresthaven neighborhood in Roseville on Tuesday morning in search of two burglars.
The California Highway Patrol is asking for help in finding the driver of a pickup truck that may have hit a pedestrian killed while crossing Madison Avenue.
Driving under the influence arrests were down in the Sacramento area during a long summer enforcement period that ended with Labor Day.
An 18-year-old Sacramento woman died today after she was struck by a vehicle while trying to run across Madison Avenue in heavy traffic, the California Highway Patrol reported.
At least two people were injured tonight when a car was driven into a house in the 8900 block of Bridalsmith Drive, causing a fire in the south Sacramento residence, a fire spokeswoman said.
Increased DUI patrol efforts from police departments across the county have led to 317 total arrests during the past two weeks - a period identified by officials as featuring elevated incidents of drunk driving.
What happened to the missing college student, Cody Matthews?
Sutter County sheriff’s officials say a man shot and killed by deputies Wednesday when he threatened them with a handgun told the deputies that he was determined to end his life.
A man convicted of the shooting death of a Sacramento motorist who refused to give him money has been sentenced to 52 years in state prison.
Four months after a federal judge in Sacramento declared that conditions for mentally ill inmates in the state’s prisons were “horrific,” California corrections officials unveiled sweeping new policies that will house them in specially designed units, provide greater time out of their cells and offer vastly increased treatment for the ill prisoners.
What happened to the DUI driver who killed William Billy Holston III in Rancho Cordova while he was riding his bike?
Six Sacramento-area residents were indicted Thursday in a case involving drug-trafficking in Sacramento, Yolo and El Dorado counties.
A Sacramento attorney whose web site extols his expertise in “championing the elderly and ensuring they are not taken advantage of” was arraigned Thursday on felony charges of financial elder abuse, grand theft and securities fraud.
A 54-year-old man armed with a pistol was shot and killed by Sutter County sheriff’s deputies Wednesday afternoon when he reportedly charged deputies responding to a call at a Live Oak residence.
Roseville police seek to identify a suspect in several vehicle burglaries that were reported Thursday morning.
A Roseville woman has died from injuries suffered when her vehicle rolled over her.
The Bait Bike Program has busted bike bandits and led to a break in bike thefts in midtown.
What ever happened in the case where a couple of youths tracked down and shot a couple, while walking on Land Park Drive, approximately 16 years ago?
Two men who reportedly put a gun to a woman’s head as she held her infant during a May 2013 kidnapping and robbery have been convicted by a Sacramento County jury.
A 46-year-old man has been convicted by a Sacramento County jury of 17 crimes related to child pornography and a number of sexual assaults.
A wrong-way driver accused of causing a fatal crash on Interstate 5 near Arena Boulevard in Sacramento has pleaded no contest to second-degree murder.
A man was injured when he reportedly walked into the side of a light-rail train in downtown Sacramento late Wednesday afternoon.
Skeletal remains found near Donner Lake by hikers last month have been identified as Duane Colin, 60, of Truckee, who was reported missing in March.
Sacramento City Fire Department crews were able to safely drain the remaining fuel from a bus in a recycling yard near downtown where a propane tank exploded Wednesday morning.
A federal judge on Tuesday threw out the death penalty of a transient who fatally stabbed a man 33 years ago on a bank of the American River in Sacramento, then fled in the victims car.
Roseville fire crews and hazardous materials specialists are assessing risks following a fire in a machine at a recycling facility Tuesday morning.
A man shot and wounded by a California Highway Patrol officer during a Yolo County traffic stop last week faces arrest on suspicion of possessing a weapon and driving under the influence, a CHP official said Monday.
Second-degree murderer Christopher Dunaway, who stabbed a man 23 times when he killed him 20 years ago in southeast Sacramento, has cleared his first hurdle to get out of prison.
Can you give us an update on the status of Reena Ashlie Sanchez? She was the drunk driver who killed a man on El Camino Avenue in North Sacramento last year.
The Colusa County Coroner’s Office has released the names of the four people who died Saturday afternoon in a single-vehicle crash on Highway 20 near Colusa.
The Sacramento County Coroner’s office said that man who died in the American River over the weekend was from the Bay area.
A former officer with the Placerville office of the California Highway Patrol suffered major head injury in a motorcycle crash on Saturday.
Sacramento firefighters pulled a man out of the American River in the Gilligans Island area Saturday evening and took him to a local hospital.
Two people were injured during a shootout in a Fairfield neighborhood on Friday.
In an unprecedented trial, four persons charged with mortgage fraud were acquitted Friday by a jury in Sacramento federal court after defense attorneys argued the real culprits are the so-called “victim lenders.”
What sentence did Devonte Fields get for shooting a gun at a Sacramento police officer?
The Placer County Sheriffs Office was served with a federal subpoena earlier this month, a department spokeswoman confirmed Friday.
Police have filed possession of marijuana charges against a woman from Elk Grove and two Pittsburgh Steelers running backs following a traffic stop.
Police found evidence of methamphetamine sales and stolen identity information belonging to roughly 100 victims
The Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District is investigating the circumstances surrounding a woman’s death in sheriff’s custody last week after she was medically cleared by Metro Fire personnel.
A 14-year-old Rocklin High School student was arrested Wednesday for reportedly bringing a gun onto campus.
A telephone scam has surfaced in Sacramento County in which the caller threatens jail unless payment is made to clear a warrant.
The El Dorado County Sheriff's Office on Thursday released the names of the couple found dead earlier this week in a Placerville area home.
The Sacramento County Coroner’s Office has released the name of the woman who earlier this month died after becoming unresponsive in the back of a sheriff’s department patrol car.
Remains determined to be those of a prehistoric Native American, according to the Yolo County Coroner.
A North Highlands woman pleaded guilty Tuesday to four counts of bank fraud, one count of aggravated identity theft and two counts of possession of stolen mail, according to a statement released by United States Attorney Benjamin B. Wagner.
Murder proceedings have been suspended in the fatal beating case against a Citrus Heights man who has been found psychologically incompetent to stand trial in connection.
Searchers on Monday recovered the body of a Folsom man missing since Saturday in the south fork of the American River.
A San Jose man has been identified as the person killed in a plane crash over the weekend in El Dorado County.
The name of the young man shot and killed over the weekend in a Del Paso Heights neighborhood has been released by the Sacramento County Coroners office.
A 40-year-old Elk Grove man was struck by a vehicle and killed along Interstate 80 late Saturday night in Davis. California Highway Patrol officials identified the deceased as Larry Vidaurry.
El Dorado County Sheriff's officers are investigating a dead body found Sunday afternoon near the intersection of Highway 50 and Missouri Flat Road.
A 23-year-old man was shot multiple times and killed early Sunday morning at a residence on Lily Street in Sacramento, police said.
Local activists are planning a demonstration today at Sacramento County Main Jail in response to the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager by police in Ferguson, Mo., on Aug. 9.
The Sacramento County Coroner’s Office has released the names of the two motorcyclists killed Friday night in a collision with a vehicle.
Has anyone been arrested in the murder of Shalvin Singh, who was shot last year?
A man accused of orchestrating the sexual assault of a child to obtain pornographic photos while he was in prison has been convicted by a Sacramento County jury.
All lanes of northbound I-5 near Arena Boulevard in Sacramento have been reopened after a closure due an overturned big rig.
A Homeland Security employee arrested last week in a sting involving a sordid Craigslist ad has been indicted in federal court in Sacramento.
Yolo County sheriff’s and coroner’s officials responded to a narrow beach along the Sacramento River after an individual walking in the area Friday morning discovered bones and teeth protruding from the mud.
A teen hopped a bus after he allegedly drew a gun during a confrontation with a Walmart security officer in South Sacramento, according to the sheriffs department.
A man who was convicted a decade ago for the traffic death of a Folsom prison correctional officer was involved in another crash overnight that injured a driver.
Sacramento police took a man into custody who they say discharged a weapon outside a home at Tenth and U streets in the Southside Park neighborhood.
Mild weather is predicted through the weekend in Sacramento, the Delta and the mountains.
Minor injuries were reported Thursday morning when a school bus collided head-on with a suspected drunken driver in El Dorado County, according to the California Highway Patrol.
A Citrus Heights man has been sentenced to more than four years in prison for credit card fraud and manufacturing marijuana.
A 35-year-old woman taken into custody after showing signs of intoxication died Thursday afternoon while being taken in a Sacramento County sheriff’s patrol vehicle.
A bicyclist has been struck by a light rail train in South Sacramento.
An inmate of the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department’s Rio Cosumnes Correctional Facility in Elk Grove is reported back in custody following an early morning escape.
A teenager outside the Galleria Mall loaned his cell phone to a driver who promptly drove away with it - but Roseville police were able to get it back in short order.
The Elk Grove Police Department is extending an offer to citizens who want to learn the ins-and-outs of policing.
Was anyone convicted in the June 1985 stabbing death of a teenager from gang violence in a housing project?
A Redding woman and three young children were rescued from a burning vehicle Tuesday morning following a collision on Highway 70 north of Marysville.
A 22-year-old man who served as a leader at a youth camp in Tuolumne County is in El Dorado County Jail, accused of sending sexual text messages to a teenage boy.
The Sacramento Police Department is calling attention to some behind-the-scene crime fighters during National Forensic Science week.
The San Juan Unified School District’s insurance pool will cover losses tied to last week’s burglary of the metal shop at El Camino Fundamental High Schoool, district officials reported late Monday.
A motorist impatient with a vehicle ahead not moving along fast enough, rear-ended the car and then fired a shot during a dust-up in Oak Park Monday afternoon.
Auburn police say a suspected burglar foiled his own getaway when he crashed a stolen motorcycle vehicle while fleeing a home break-in.
The owner of four dogs that succumbed to heat after he allegedly left the animals in a hot car at a Fair Oaks Boulevard apartment complex has been cited for endangering their health.
How much time did Jeffery Gray get for killing his girlfriend Agnes Elias Ortiz at a cemetery on Stockton Boulevard?
A man in his 30s was shot Monday afternoon in a Land Park area apartment and taken to the UC Davis Medical Center in serious condition, Sacramento police officials said.
An Orangevale man has been sentenced to prison in federal court in a child pornography case.
Roseville police are investigating eight recent break-ins that have struck a variety of businesses in the same general area.
A Sacramento man surrendered to authorities this morning after an hourslong negotiation at his south Sacramento apartment, according to police.
Several Sacramento-area residents, described by federal authorities as members and associates of an outlaw motorcycle gang, have been indicted on drug-trafficking charges.
A Sacramento Superior Court jury convicted a career-criminal methamphetamine addict Friday in the robbery killing of a Vietnam War veteran two years ago at the Selby Ranch apartment complex.