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Charges reduced in Roseville teacher abuse case

A plea agreement last week settled criminal charges against a former teacher of special education at Kaseberg Elementary School in Roseville, but families of the victims are unsati ...

Theft turns to armed brawl outside Roseville D.A.’s office

Audacity didn’t pay off last week for a Sacramento man who, already on bail for a felony, allegedly tried to steal an iPod off a motorcycle just a few yards from the Placer C ...

Roseville couple targets Hispanic homeowners with fraud scheme

A federal judge recently closed the case on a Roseville couple’s mail fraud scheme that targeted low-income Hispanic families in the Sacramento region and Bay Area, sentencin ...

Roseville jogger recounts being robbed at gunpoint

A pair of armed robberies in Roseville and Citrus Heights Oct. 23 landed three young men in jail, caught by a smartphone app, a K9 and a little teamwork. And one of the victims is ...

UPDATE: Man assaulted with tree branch at Placer County homeless shelter

An Auburn man is behind bars on suspicion of attacking and injuring another transient with a tree branch — or cane-like weapon — while both were inside the North A ...

Roseville trainer arrested for alleged sex with underage client

Roseville police put a 27-year-old personal trainer in custody Thursday on evidence that he had sexual relations with an underage client. According to a news release Friday from R ...

Roseville podiatrist pleads guilty to $1 million fraud scheme

A Roseville podiatrist pleaded guilty Friday in federal court to a single, hefty charge of health care fraud, admitting that he netted more than $1 million in reimbursements for fr ...

Meth, 2 pounds of marijuana connected to Friday crashes, manhunt

Roseville police announced Monday that a 25-minute manhunt on Oct. 16, which kept entire neighborhoods on unofficial lockdown, was allegedly the result of men driving recklessly th ...

UPDATE: Roseville Police apprehend suspects after manhunt

Roseville police officers ended a 25-minute manhunt Friday evening, after two suspects in a car allegedly slammed into another motorists before veering out of control and crashing ...

‘Donald Trump scam' victimizes Roseville couple

Donald Trump doesn’t need your money, and he won’t send you any either. Roseville police want to remind residents of this after a local couple fell victim to a phone s ...

Possible campus threat to Granite Bay High

The Placer County Sheriffs Department forwarded the following message from Granite Bay high principal Jennifer Leighton to the Press Tribune. "This is Jennifer Leighton, prin ...

Man arrested in July parking lot sexual assault case in Roseville

Roseville police put an Antelope man behind bars Wednesday after DNA evidence linked him to the sexual assault of a teenager in a Roseville parking lot.   According ...

UPDATE: Roseville officer wounds probationer with gun after foot pursuit

One of Roseville Police Department’s officers had a confrontation with a fleeing suspect early morning Sept. 25 and ended up shooting that man in the foot. According to depa ...

Prostitution issues in Roseville go public over massage parlors

The Roseville Police Department’s Vice and Narcotics Enforcement Team, or VNET, is seeking additional authority to regulate sexual activities it believes are increasingly com ...

UPDATE: Roseville police arrest 16-year-old for online threats

Word spread on social media Monday night that someone was going to shoot people during lunch Tuesday at Roseville High School, and though Roseville police deemed the threats not cr ...