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Roseville police arrest armed teenagers for intimidation, vehicle break-ins

A witness-turned-victim alerted Roseville police to an armed and “unusually” large group of vehicle burglars on Cirby Way early this morning. Eight Sacramento County j ...

Rosevill man arrested, linked to more than 50 thefts, burglaries

A Roseville man suspected of committing more than 50 thefts and burglaries over the past month is now in custody. According to a statement Wednesday from Placer County Sheriff&rsq ...

UPDATE: Police arrest suspects in Roseville U.S. Bank robbery

A man suspected of threatening bank tellers with a gun in one of Roseville’s sleepier neighborhoods is now in custody, after local police detectives tracked him down at his h ...

UPDATE: SWAT team arrests Roseville business owner for threats against police, Roseville High

Officers from Roseville Police Department arrested Orangevale resident Collin John Box, 51, near his auto service business on Atlantic Street in Roseville Wednesday on suspicion of ...

Rocklin man arrested for Newcastle murder, attempted murder

Carlo Yandolino died just as his dream was coming true. Yandolino, 58, was shot to death May 14 as he sat in his car at his home on a rural foothills road, according to the Placer ...

UPDATE: Armed standoff in downtown Roseville ends

UPDATE: What started as an armed standoff in downtown Roseville Friday night became an hours-long negotiation, as police continued until after 4 a.m. Saturday talking a man down fr ...

Roseville man convicted of murder gets 43 years, 8 months to life in prison

A Placer County Superior Court judge on May 8 sentenced 53-year-old Oleg Tarasuk, a Roseville man convicted in March of second-degree murder for a drunk-driving incident, to 43 yea ...

Rocklin’s ‘mayhem’ surgeon sentenced to 90 days

A former doctor who has been accused of botching dozens of plastic surgeries in Rocklin since 2008, and once faced more than 37 felony charges for it including 15 counts of mayhem, ...

Family of Roseville overdose victim tied to ‘M.O.B.’ gang speaks out

News that convicted Rocklin heroin dealer Mohammad Noor will be spending the next nine years in prison may have come as a relief to numerous parents in South Placer County, but non ...

Six families sue Rocklin Unified for special-ed child abuse

The families of six special education students at Breen Elementary School filed a joint lawsuit last week against Rocklin Unified School District, special education teacher Sherry ...

Rocklin senior assaulted by teen, 20-year-old

A group of young men violently assaulted a Rocklin senior, who has declined to share his name, earlier this month at Sierra Lakes mobile home community after he tried to stop them ...

Granite Bay man sentenced to prison for recklessly endangering aircraft

Granite Bay resident Edward Kuwata, the former operations manager of Weco Aerospace Systems, Inc., was sentenced Tuesday to one year in prison for conspiracy to destroy aircraft or ...

Rocklin heroin dealer implicated in Roseville death sent to prison

In the summer of 2013, Rocklin’s Mohammad Noor was enjoying a reputation on the streets of South Placer County as a heroin dealer with cash in his pockets, guns in his car an ...

UPDATE: Roseville-area developer charged with multimillion-dollar fraud

UPDATE: A federal grand jury returned a 21-count indictment April 24 against Abolghasseni “Abe” Alizadeh, 56, of Granite Bay, and Mary Sue Weaver, 62, of Roseville, cha ...

Roseville, Rocklin turns out for talk on crime and prison culture

A large group of South Placer residents packed into the Monk’s Cellar in downtown Roseville Sunday evening to hear a public talk by Press Tribune editor Scott Thomas Anderson ...