Crime

Crime Log

Crime Log: Hit-and-run, burglaries keep June busy for cops

May 31 At 2:28 a.m., Roseville police and Roseville firefighters were called to a scene where a man was laying in the gutter of Foothills Boulevard, between Marcia Way and Mc ...

Placer justice reformists voice concerns over handling of new report

Placer County is developing a new master plan for its criminal justice system, and this hinges on the recommendations of an outside consultant’s comprehensive report on the c ...

Rocklin business allegedly loses $37K to Roseville embezzler

Rocklin police detectives recently arrested a Roseville man on charges of stealing more than $35,700 from his employers. According to authorities, the case began several months ag ...

Public awaits key jail report

Placer County is developing a new master plan for its criminal justice system, and this hinges on the recommendations of a consultant’s comprehensive report on the county&rsq ...

CHP makes arrest in alleged lethal hit-and-run near Roseville

North Sacramento’s unit of the California Highway Patrol announced Thursday afternoon it had made an arrested in a deadly hit-and-run investigation that began earlier that mo ...

Party-crashers arrested for assault at quinceañera

 Last Friday, May 30, Placer County Sheriff’s detectives arrested two Sacramento men wanted for assaulting two people recently at a large party in Roseville. Late May 2 ...

Rocklin police arrest three in school threat investigation

Rocklin Police Department reports its made a series of arrests involving threats against local students on social media. According to authorities, the incident started Thursday, M ...

South Placer jail to open this summer

ROSEVILLE – A sterling, state-of-the art new jail is set to open in Roseville this summer, and while Placer County officials are quick to sing its praises, they stop short of ...

Realignment triggers nonstop jail releases in Placer, new crimes

On May 15, detectives from Roseville’s Vice and Narcotics Enforcement Team moved through a shopping center in the south end of the city, arresting Travis Layton by surprise a ...

After 21 months in custody, Tarasuk’s murder trial nears

Nearly two years have passed since a group of people gathered around Washington Boulevard in Roseville at sunset — holding candles near their faces to illuminate the grief an ...