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Crime Log

Roseville police officers talk reality of GHB in wake of recent arrests

On Dec 9, following an ongoing investigation of regional sales of a synthetic narcotic similar to gamma-Hydroxybutyric acid, or GHB — more commonly known as the “date r ...

13 Oakmont students implicated in possible hate crime

A group of 13 Oakmont High School students faces possible reprimand from county law enforcement for committing a hate crime, Roseville police said this week. Roseville Police Depa ...

Francis Ngissah gets 10 years for Roseville child abuse case

Having pleaded guilty to 19 charges involving the abuse of teenagers in his youth basketball program, 26-year-old Francis Amiteye Ngissah was sentenced Dec. 17 to 10 years in priso ...

Santucci Justice Center evacuated after bomb threat

Santucci Justice Center Courthouse in Roseville was evacuated Monday morning in answer to a bomb threat. According to Roseville Police Department spokeswoman Dee Dee Gunther, an a ...

Roseville hit with multiple scams

Just about everyone owns a telephone and so people have been at risk from tele-scams for years; but with the ever increasing amounts of personal details now available online, polic ...

Roseville’s BONA on the look-out for a vehicle burglar allegedly from North Highlands

Roseville’s Blue Oaks Neighborhood Association is trying to help police find the suspect or suspects that broke into a woman’s car on Dec. 3 around 5:15 a.m. According ...

Roseville resident, Sac firefighter arrested for burglaries

A Roseville man who makes his living as a Sacramento emergency responder is facing charges of abusing his position for the purpose of burglarizing homes. The incidents leading to ...

Rocklin police expand use of body cameras

The Rocklin Police department will expand its use of body-worn cameras in the field this month. The department has used the technology for several years with motorcycle patrol offi ...

1916 ‘La Mano Nera’ murder mystery shook Roseville

Not known for the kind of frequent scandals and murders that made San Francisco, Chicago and New York infamous, Roseville’s small railroad town appeared for much of the centu ...

Social media helps Rocklin cops nab ‘Grinch’

Two alleged criminals trying to “play the Grinch” had their Christmas crime spree stopped cold Saturday, after Rocklin police officers slapped cuffs on them for an atte ...