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Three linked to Roseville Norteños sentenced for heroin, threat crimes

UPDATE: Three defendants convicted in March of committing crimes for the Norteño street gang were sentenced Sept. 3 in Roseville, and the judge asked for another week to del ...

Defense asks for clemency in Roseville Norteño gang threat case

A Placer County Superior Court judge refused to dismiss sentence enhancements on Aug. 27 for three out of four defendants convicted of committing crimes in Roseville for the Norte& ...

Roseville police seek information on suspected burglar

Roseville police are looking for an unidentified man last seen in the Cirby Ranch area. The suspect was last seen on Cambridge Court at 7:22 a.m., after a resident called to report ...

‘Spice’ that caused Roseville man’s death uncommon, unregulated, unsafe

The family of Roseville native Connor Eckhardt told the LA Times that no more than a single hit of “spice,” a synthetic substitute for marijuana, killed him last month ...

8 arrested in Roseville identity theft operation

Roseville police arrested eight people last week in connection with methamphetamine sales and identity theft possibly involving dozens of victims. According to a press release iss ...

Rocklin High students arrested after bringing gun on campus

Two Rocklin High students were arrested Wednesday following an incident with a firearm on campus approximately 15 minutes after school. According to an email sent to parents by ...

Roseville murder suspect’s story casts eerie light on train-hopping myth

A fourth rail-wanderer was brought into Placer County Court Monday, Aug. 4, arraigned on charges of murdering a young man who saw her world as a chance to be free. Now, as Charity ...

Driver hits cyclist, flees scene near Roseville city limits

An unidentified driver in a sedan struck a cyclist riding a 2013 Yamaha motorcycle on Blue Oaks Blvd. near Highway 65 earlier this afternoon. Roseville Police are now investigatin ...

Alleged Rocklin drug arrest points to broader transport patterns

Editor’s note: The Placer Herald was present during the arrest of Joseph Craig on Aug. 2. With South Placer County suffering heroin overdoses and a spectrum of drug-related ...

Roseville financial advisor latest business personality sentenced to federal prison

Granite Bay is not the only town that has residents going to federal prison for “white collar” crime: The U.S. Attorneys Office announced July 31 that Michelle Kern has ...