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Oakmont High student transcripts stolen

The partial transcripts of 356 Oakmont High School students were stolen from a locked vehicle in San Francisco in January, and the school district is advising parents to watch for ...

UPDATE: Roseville police looking for armed robbery, stabbing suspect

Roseville police have arrested five people in connection with a series of violent crimes perpetrated in January, including an armed home robbery and a stabbing. Now they’re a ...

Granite Bay man sent to prison over Ponzi scheme

The Granite Bay entrepreneur behind a cleaning product called Holy Cow was sentenced in federal court last week to pay $2.9 million in restitution and spend four years and three mo ...

New Old Town Pizza looks to give Roseville a slice of heaven

Food lovers already know Old Town Pizza from its presence in Lincoln and Auburn, and many can remember their first experience smelling the baked cheese and seeing its video games p ...

UPDATE: Arrest in bank robbery, police investigate two unrelated assaults

Roseville police announced last week that at least one bank robbery case has been closed thanks to the department’s CSI technicians. Officers also investigated two separate, ...

Man wounded in Loomis deputies’ shoot-out Monday in serious condition

The suspect in Monday’s shooting in a Loomis shopping center remains in serious condition at a Roseville hospital, according to the Placer County Sheriff’s Office. Rod ...

Accused cop killer found mentally fit for trial

SACRAMENTO – The prosecution of accused double-cop killer Luis Bracamontes moved forward Friday after a Sacramento judge deemed the defendant mentally competent for court pro ...

What were the Press Tribune’s most read stories in 2015?

From big economic developments and business controversies to homicides and public suicides, the Roseville Press Tribune stayed busy with its mission to bring South Placer timely, i ...

Alleged Roseville vehicle burglar caught

Roseville police officers arrested 34-year-old Roseville resident Helen Marie Meza on Monday in connection with a weekend vehicle burglary. According to a news release from Rosevi ...

Driver arrested after allegedly charging police at Roseville Galleria

A game of chicken at the Roseville Galleria landed a Fair Oaks man in jail last week, amidst what Roseville Police Department has called a hit-or-miss season of special enforcement ...

Nature of gang forces in Roseville at forefront of Duran hearing

Attorneys continued to clash in a Roseville courtroom last week as two different gang experts offered alternate theories on why the Thieles neighborhood experienced a storm of gunf ...

Holiday package thefts revive gated Roseville community’s larger concerns

A recent series of parcel thefts in a gated central Roseville community has brightened spotlight on a home that has been associated with ongoing criminal activity in the neigh ...

UPDATE: Package under Roseville Christmas tree causes bomb fears

UPDATE: A mysterious package left beneath the Christmas tree at Vernon Street Town Square caused a bomb scare Thursday morning. The Roseville Police Department blocked off an area ...

Rocklin burglar’s release 3 days after arrest spells armed robbery

Rocklin police officers thought they had scored a win for public safety by arresting a brazen vehicle burglar in the days leading up to Thanksgiving: They soon had reason to doubt ...

Placer County supes hear heated debate on cannabis rules

From emotional to legal to financial, arguments spurred heated debate Tuesday before the Placer County Board of Supervisors over potential new medicinal marijuana growing and selli ...