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Placer County Sheriff’s Office to host identity theft seminar

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office is hosting a theft-prevention seminar on Aug. 25 to show the public how criminals gather information and how to prevent identity theft from happening to them, according to a news release from Placer County officials.

The seminar will be hosted at the Auburn Justice Center at 2929 Richardson Dr. from 6 to 8 p.m. and led by Detective Ryan West, a financial crimes expert, according to the release.

To reserve a seat, contact Amanda Rogers at 530-889-6922 or