Crime

Crime Log

Roseville neighbor finds dead cat hanging from fence

A Roseville resident discovered a dead cat hanging from a fence Oct. 16, and the Placer Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is offering a $2,500 reward to anyone with ...

Police make hate crime arrest in Old Town

Roseville police arrested a 27-year-old Citrus Heights man Oct. 12 after a fight broke out in a restaurant on the 300 block of Main Street in Roseville. Officers responded to the ...

Roseville police confiscate 141 pounds of marijuana

Roseville police uncovered a cross-country marijuana shipping operation last week, leading to two arrests Oct. 10. A press release Wednesday from the Roseville Police Department sa ...

South Placer Jail situation costs cops time on streets

With six incorporated cities and towns, and 21 additional communities, Placer County’s law enforcement agencies face geographical challenges in making arrests and booking sus ...

Prop. 47 triggers strong emotions in region

This fall, Californians will vote on Proposition 47, an initiative that will determine if some of the most common property and drug crimes will be reduced from felony to a misdemea ...

Roseville’s VNET catches prison drug smuggler

Roseville police worked with state and federal investigators this month to catch an alleged drug smuggler, 63-year-old Marie Kathrine Allison of Roseville, accused of repeatedly br ...

UPDATE: Six of 14 Oakmont football players suspended for drug connections will play again this season

Sources at Oakmont High School in Roseville have confirmed that an Oct. 10 drug citation of an 18-year-old student has sparked an extensive investigation by school officials and th ...

No suspects in Roseville High vandalism incident

Seven windows of classrooms on the Roseville High School Campus were broken by unidentified vandals over the weekend. The damage, done on portable classroom buildings, was reporte ...

UPDATE: Identity of felony hit-and-run victim released, CHP still investigating

California Highway Patrol officers in Placer County were alerted to a case of felony hit-and-run on Baseline Road between Newton and south Brewer roads at approximately 10:21 a.m. ...

Roseville man sentenced for counterfeiting money

A joint investigation between the FBI, IRS and Placer County Sheriff’s Office came to a close last month, as a federal court in Sacramento sentenced Roseville resident Mathie ...