Sacramento County Sheriff’s deputies have apprehended two of five suspects in a string of liquor store and convenience store robberies. This surveillance video was taken November 21, 2017. Police, who announced the arrests on Sunday, December 17, also recovered the two vehicles used to commit these crimes. Robbery detectives are actively seeking the remainder of the suspects.
A baby bobcat was found by staff at the Gas and Shop on Lincoln Way in Auburn. Placer County Sheriff's Office responded and the animal was caught Thursday and taken to Gold Country Wildlife Rescue, where it died Friday morning, likely due to exposure to rodent poison.
This time-lapse video shows Sacramento State College Social Sciences and Interdisciplinary Studies students celebrate graduation during winter commencement, Friday at Golden 1 Center. The university announced in November that it is ending its winter commencements in 2018, moving all graduation ceremonies to May.
California Senate Pro Tem Kevin de León said he asked Sen. Tony Mendoza to step away from his position in the Legislature as law firms investigate three separate misconduct allegations against the Artesia Democrat.
“I have spoken with Sen. Mendoza and I have asked him to take a leave of absence pending the outcome of that investigation,” de León said Thursday.
The first 50 of about 200 homeless people who will occupy a winter shelter on Railroad Drive in North Sacramento arrived Friday, Dec. 8. The shelter has sparked controversy among nearby residents and business owners.