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Roseville man suspected of starting mulitple fires

Police believe they’ve arrested a man responsible for starting several vegetation fires in the open space corridor by Foothills Boulevard and Pleasant Grove Boulevard over th ...

The broken cure – Part I: Docs, drug abusers cheat system

Editor’s note: This is the first in a three-part investigative series. “Steven White” is not your typical drug dealer. “Steven” is not his real name ...

Man charged with setting King Fire

Officials announced Thursday that they have made an arrest in the King Fire, which so far has charred 71,000 acres and is only 5 percent contained while threatening 2,000 homes.&nb ...

Report details pros, cons of Placer County justice system

Placer County supervisors were told last week that the justice system is already working on a blueprint for changes in the wake of Assembly Bill 109. The blueprint is be ...

Rocklin's Bogdanoff gets 9 years in prison for attack

Rocklin resident Zubin Bogdanoff was 33 when he was arrested in November 2012 and charged with savagely assaulting 84-year-old Eugene Royer in Royer’s own driveway. After ne ...

Granite Bay bank robber escapes

Placer County Sheriff’s detectives and the FBI are looking for a man who robbed a bank in Granite Bay last week, and they’re asking the public for any tips that could l ...

Roseville police testify victim was killed while on the phone with 911

The bizarre details of how a feud between roommates turned into an alleged first degree murder were illuminated this week, as Roseville police officers and investigators testified ...

Details public about Duran associates’ child abuse case in Roseville

Several weeks after Roseville police officers reportedly survived a chaotic shoot-out with Sureno gang member Sammy Duran, more than 35 individuals connected to the homegrown parol ...

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& ...