What was the outcome of the boys that killed one of their buddies on the river with a sword or something over a girlfriend?
Sierra College officials issued a notice Tuesday urging students and staff members at the Rocklin campus to use caution after a mountain lion reportedly was sighted in the nature trail area.
A former employee of the Sierra Army Depot in Lassen County was arrested Monday, accused of stealing military equipment.
Six people have pleaded not contest to felony charges of insurance fraud and personal identity theft in a case involving automobile windshield chip repairs.
A big rig has overturned on Interstate 80 in the Sierra.
Two people have been arrested in the slaying of a man who was found stabbed early this morning at a home in Amador County.
Did they ever arrest the person in the 1997 botched robbery attempt in which Arthur Chavez lost his life on Dry Creek Road in Del Paso Heights?
The Nevada County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a possible homicide after a man was found fatally shot this morning in Penn Valley.
The man killed Sunday on Highway 99 when his car left the roadway and struck a tree has been identified by the Sacramento County Coroners office.
Sacramento County law enforcement officers arrested 43 people on suspicion of driving under the influence from Wednesday night through Friday night, three more arrests than during the same 48-hour period last year, according to a press release from Andrew Bates, a Folsom Police Department officer.
A man was killed on Highway 99, just north of Florin Road, at about 12:30 p.m. Sunday after his car hit a tree on the side of the roadway.
One man, who is reported to have sustained a life-threatening wound to the head, was taken to hospital by family members.
Authorities believe an arsonist started a late afternoon grass fire that spread quickly and engulfed four buildings in the Sabre City Mobile Home Park near Roseville, said Daniel Berlant, public information officer with the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection.
Any update to the fatal 2012 Foothill Farms shooting? The suspect’s name was Tiffany Henry, I believe.
A bicyclist died on Foresthill Road near Auburn after she was hit by a truck Thursday.
Elk Grove Police arrested eight people for buying alcohol for minors in the past several weeks as part of the Decoy Shoulder Tap Operation.
Carl Murphy, 34, was sentenced Wednesday to 25 years plus life in prison without the possibility of parole for the 2012 murder of Roderick Alexander, 35.
Elk Grove SWAT officers have taken a 32-year-old man into custody after finding him in the trunk of a car at a home where he had holed up Wednesday afternoon.
Placer County law enforcement agencies are ramping up their drunk driving enforcement for the coming holiday weekend with an “Avoid the 7” DUI task force.
A Sacramento woman accused of defrauding a bail bond company and passing checks stolen from the mail has pleaded guilty in federal court.
A family of five was displaced by a fire that destroyed their Pocket area home this afternoon.
Some years ago, while the California State Fair was open in Sacramento, there was a robbery of the fair operating funds collected from vendors, admission, parking and other revenue. What happened, and were there any arrests or charges?
Sacramento County’s new Veterans Treatment Court will hold its first hearing on July 3, giving veterans with mental health problems or substance addictions an avenue for sentencing designed to help them seek treatment.
Bargain covers two felony counts of conspiracy to manufacture marijuana as part of a corporate venture.
The chief of the Herald Fire Protection District said Tuesday his office will issue a response within the next few weeks to a scathing Sacramento County grand jury report issued over the weekend.
A convenience store on Freeport Boulevard near William Land Park can no longer carry alcohol after the owner was charged with selling to underage customers.
Roseville police today announced the arrest of a fourth suspect in the 2013 slaying of 19-year-old John Paul Alpert, a college student from Palmdale who is believed to have traveled to Roseville by hopping freight trains.
The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department responded to two home invasions in Antelope in a span of 30 minutes Monday night.
Local law enforcement will be out in force over the July 4th weekend to patrol for drunk driving.
Chief viewed photos of nude and scantily-clad women on his work computer, the report says.
The prohibition applies to rural areas that are not within the boundaries of an incorporated city or town. It also applies to unincorporated communities such as Penryn, Newcastle, North Auburn, Granite Bay, Meadow Vista, Foresthill, Tahoe City and Kings Beach.
Authorities say a former Northern California charter school supervisor is in custody for allegedly sexually abusing a student.
A former physical education teacher convicted of the molestation of 17 children has been released from a California mental hospital after 16 years over the objections of Orange County prosecutors who believe he remains dangerous.
A Reno woman died and her husband sustained major injuries when their SUV ran off Highway 20 in Nevada County.
Sierra County Sheriff John Evans reopened a missing person’s case that has produced no leads in 15 years.
Nearly a dozen suspected unlicensed contractors were cited in an undercover sting operation conducted in Folsom last week by the Contractors State License Board.
Suspect Pangagiotis Eliopoulos was shot five times but survived, and remains in custody on charges related to the incident.
A man stopped Thursday on Interstate 80 near Truckee for a traffic violation was arrested and jailed on suspicion of drug trafficking after a police dog located 38 pounds of marijuana.
The Sacramento County Coroner’s Office has identified the woman found shot to death in a south Sacramento business Friday morning as Lan Tran.
Did they ever find the shooter of the man at McDonald’s on Linden Drive in Citrus Heights?
Seven people have been sentenced to 210 days each in jail for filing false academic credentials to obtain registered nursing licenses.
Homicide detectives are investigating the death of a woman found in a south Sacramento business Friday morning.
Sacramento police arrested a 16-year-old male this morning in connection with the March death of Nicole Duarte, 19.
Has the man been identified who was shot by the police on Marysville Boulevard and Harris Avenue in Sacramento last week?
Citrus Heights Police arrested three men after a two-hour manhunt in a residential neighborhood on Thursday.
A Grass Valley teenager was arrested early this morning following a pursuit that ended when the stolen vehicle he was driving crashed into a telephone pole, which then struck a sheriff’s patrol vehicle.
The Sacramento Police Department will set up a sobriety and drivers license checkpoint Friday on 21st Street near Capital Avenue.
A Galt elementary school was placed on temporary lockdown Thursday after a report of shots fired in a nearby neighborhood, a school official said.
The Redding Police Department released the names of three officers involved in Fridays fatal shooting of Ray Dakota Scholfield.
Three Sacramento men have been sentenced in federal court in Anchorage for their roles in a large-scale drug trafficking and money laundering conspiracy operating between Alaska and California.
As imports of illegal fireworks into California increase, fire officials urged Sacramento-area residents Wednesday to only use those certified as safe and sane and report dangerous fireworks.
A group of juveniles detained at the 13th Street light-rail station for fare evasion assaulted a police officer Monday night.
Was there a conviction in connection with the May 2013 robbery of a sculpture and other art works from Barton Art Gallery in midtown Sacramento? Internet news reports say Gregory Knecht was arrested, but I found no further information.
Check your equipment, wear your life jacket and stay sober, police say.
Two people died in separate incidents that occurred on March 2 and May 23.
From June 19 through June 22, FBI task forces and local authorities in Fairfield, Fresno and Sacramento recovered nine underage girls working as prostitutes and arrested seven suspected pimps as part of an FBI initiative called Operation Cross Country VIII that recovered 168 children nationwide.
The driver of a pickup truck died Monday evening when his vehicle ran off a roadway in south El Dorado County and struck a tree.
Did anybody ever get caught for the murder of Joshua Salvant who was killed on Dry Creek Road in 1996?
A man killed Sunday morning in Roseville when his vehicle struck a tree has been identified by the Placer County coroner as William Martin Wood, 63, of Citrus Heights.
Crews from the Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District extinguished a grass fire that also burned two outbuildings and a reservoir covering at a de-commissioned water treatment plant on Sunday night.
A march from Los Angeles to Sacramento to protest big money in politics ended with arrests late Sunday night outside the Capitol.
Twenty crews from the Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District fought a 10-acre fire that threatened three structures, including a water treatment facility, on Mather Boulevard and Femoyer Street in Rancho Cordova Sunday night.
A police chase Sunday evening in Arden-Arcade ended with a suspect’s escape and frustration for Sacramento County sheriff’s deputies.
A car crashed into a tree along Industrial Avenue early Sunday, resulting in the death of the driver, a man in his 60s, Roseville police reported.
A man died at a hospital Saturday night after an officer-involved shooting near Dry Creek Road and Bell Avenue in the Robla area, Sacramento police said.
A motorcyclist who was killed Friday morning on Highway 160 when a wrong-way driver slammed into him has been identified by the Sacramento County Coroner’s Office.
U.S. Attorney Benjamin Wagner and others announced this week that an ongoing investigation has resulted in a new grand jury indictment charging four people with participating in the disability and employment claims case.
Is there an update on the alleged murder in Antelope where the son called 911?
A woman was found dead in smoke-filled townhouse in Orangevale this afternoon.
A federal grand jury has returned a four-count indictment charging a Sutter County woman with making and subscribing false tax returns.
The body could be that of a 27-year-old woman who went missing in the water Tuesday night, according to authorities.
A judge Friday took under submission lawyers’ arguments in McClatchy High School teacher Jerald Glaviano’s attempt to get his job back and the Sacramento City Unified School District’s effort to fire him.
A Sacramento man known by the name of “Dr. Death” was arrested Friday on gun-making charges by Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives agents.
A Woodland man convicted of a 1990 murder near Knights Landing has been denied parole.
What happened in the case of the massage therapist Jeremiah Acevedo? Was he found guilty?
A Yolo County jury has convicted two Sacramento men of poaching sturgeon.
A judge’s tentative ruling Thursday upheld an administrative decision that barred the Sacramento City Unified School District from firing a teacher who was beaten last year in an on-campus fight with a McClatchy High School student.
A Davis man has been sentenced to more than 30 years in prison for the October 2012 murder of a developmentally disabled man for whom he served as caregiver.
A man accused in a gang killing that resulted in two mistrials in the murder charges filed against him Thursday pleaded no contest to voluntary manslaughter and was sentenced to the three years he has already served in jail.
The California Highway Patrol has issued an Amber Alert regarding three children reportedly abducted in Oroville this morning.
A California Highway Patrol helicopter crew hoisted a Citrus Heights mountain biker to safety Wednesday morning after he was injured on a Placer County trail.
A man with a lengthy criminal history is headed back to prison for robbing an Elk Grove doughnut shop.
The Sacramento County Coroner’s office has identified the man killed late Monday night in Sacramento as Donta M. Henderson.
After FBI and IRS agents raided his Turlock home in August 2006 looking for evidence that he embezzled money from a former employer, Anthony Ray Manuel decided to steer them in another direction and gamble that the move would eventually earn him leniency.
Accused gunman Jake Clark’s jury found him guilty of murder in the killing Afghan émigré Ghulam Ayobi, whose wife, Shajia Ayobi, claimed he abused her and admitted to putting out a $10,000 contract to have her husband killed.
A Sacramento Superior Court jury Tuesday convicted Linda Gabaldon of first-degree murder in the April 23, 2013, shooting death of her roommate Rebecca Brau in the south area home they shared.
A bicyclist died after being struck by a hit-and-run driver in southern Sacramento County.
A man chased through a Sacramento housing complex was shot dead by assailants late Monday night.
A Lincoln woman escaped a fire in her home this morning after she was alerted by her dog.
Yolo County has been awarded much of the restitution it sought after it housed birds confiscated in a cockfighting case.
Sacramento County Sheriff’s detectives are investigating the killing of a middle-aged man at a Rio Linda home late Sunday night.
No structures are threatened at this time, according to the Sacramento Fire Department.
A California Highway Patrol officer and a U.S. Bureau of Land Management ranger were injured in the Saturday shooting.
A woman died early Monday morning when a car she was driving hit a traffic light pole on Howe Avenue.
The California Highway Patrol is reporting that two people appear to have been killed in a fiery single-car crash late Sunday on Highway 160 near Walnut Grove.
A 1-acre vegetation fire just east of Auburn took six hours to extinguish overnight and served as the latest sign of how dry conditions have posed unusual challenges this fire season, state officials said.
Two adult males carrying handguns tied up three employees during a robbery at a T-Mobile store Saturday morning, according to the Elk Grove Police Department.
Was the killer of Jason Carlson ever convicted?
A man who drowned a week ago in Folsom Lake has been identified by the Placer County Coroner’s Office as 28-year-old Bryan Michael Jubinal of Elk Grove.
Yolo County Animal Services authorities ask the public’s help in finding a dog that bit a woman in Woodland last weekend.
The body of a 15-year-old Garden Valley boy has been recovered after the youth disappeared this morning while swimming in the middle fork of the American River.
Marquis Pierre Young, now 32, and Allen Wayne Benzler, 21, were on trial for the April 17, 2011, shooting death of Jesse Fowler, 29
A woman who forced her two daughters to drink bleach-laced milkshakes and helped dispose of the younger girl’s body in 1997 has been denied parole.
Two dozen adults and one minor were arrested Wednesday, accused of prostitution-related offenses, during a Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department sting in North Highlands.
Darnell Dorsey stands accused in the death of 19-month-old Cameron Morrison.
Five officers were involved in three shootings in March.
A man apparently killed himself after he allegedly shot a recent acquaintance when a fishing trip to a Colusa County lake went bad.
A long time ago – about 25 years – a clerk at Goldie’s in North Sacramento was killed. Was the killer ever caught?
A man died early this morning when he was struck by an Amtrak train near Davis.
A leak in a natural gas line that prompted evacuation of several homes in Citrus Heights this afternoon has been capped, according to police and fire officials.
In the mid-2000s, Michael McKinney was riding his bike home from work when he was struck by a hit-and-run driver and killed. Was the killer ever found and convicted?
On May 31, in the afternoon into the evening, there were multiple sirens, a helicopter and an airplane circling for about four hours or more over the area of Elverta Road between Watt Avenue and Northam in Antelope. I just want to know what this was all about – robbery, accident, assault?
A Carmichael man died when his motorcycle went out of control on a curve along Fair Oaks Boulevard on Saturday afternoon, according to the California Highway Patrol.
A Yolo Superior Court judge on Monday pushed Daniel William Marsh’s murder trial to August and appointed psychiatric experts in the wake of the teen’s insanity plea in the 2013 killings of an elderly Davis couple.
The search for a 16-year-old girl who went missing last week from a Placerville residential care facility has ended after she was found in San Francisco at a coffee shop.
The Carmichael man arrested last month on weapons and explosives charges was involved in a shadowy nationwide network that uses encrypted websites, code names and payments in bitcoins to ship deadly poisons to buyers, according to federal court documents.
California State Parks officials report that an individual drowned Friday afternoon near Beals Point at Folsom Lake.
Animal Services in Yolo County needs help to find dogs that bit two 7-year-old children in separate incidents.
The California Highway Patrol is investigating a rollover crash on Highway 50 near Folsom that tied up traffic Friday during the morning commute.
A Carmichael man arrested last month on weapons charges has been indicted by a federal grand jury on four counts of suspicion of illegally possessing a machine gun and selling weapons and explosives.
A Grass Valley woman suspected of driving under the influence was arrested early Thursday after her vehicle struck a utility pole, then hit two pedestrians as she tried to leave the crash scene.
The California Highway Patrol has made an arrest in a hit-and-run crash that killed a motorcyclist more than a month ago on Roseville Road.
Back in the mid-’60s, I worked the overnight shift at the Marysville post office. We heard a news story on KFBK of a grocery store robbery on Broadway near Stockton Boulevard. The two male employees were also kidnapped in the commission of the robbery. One employee’s name was Michael McCandless. What was the outcome of this case and the two employees?
An Antelope man has been sentenced to 14 years in prison for drug trafficking and firearms offenses.
South Lake Tahoe police investigating a burglary in progress netted an armed suspect and discovered an unauthorized marijuana growing operation.
Did they ever find the person responsible for the death of Mamie Louise Williams back in ’94?
Redding police are looking for a heavily tattooed man who they say has a history of violence and is dangerous.
Three Whitney High School students arrested last week in connection with alleged threats of campus violence have been released from custody, and the Placer County District Attorneys Office is reviewing the case to determine whether criminal charges are warranted.