Crime

Shooting, burning crime in Roseville turns into double-homicide

The Placer County Sheriff's Office announced late this morning that two men who were found shot in the head and lying on fire in Roseville have died - making the incident one o ...

UPDATE: Stabbing, shooting leaves two men hospitalized

UPDATE: Two men are in the hospital with life-threatening injuries following an incident in Roseville Tuesday morning. At 6:20 a.m., Roseville police officers responded to a famil ...

UPDATE: Roseville police arrest two suspects after chase

Two Roseville women are in custody after an alleged Sunday theft spree and vehicle pursuit with law enforcement. Roseville police are still searching for a third suspect in the ca ...

Oakmont English teacher arrested

An Oakmont High School English teacher was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of possessing illegal narcotics she obtained with the assistance of a student. Amy Lynn Davidson, 39, of ...

Roseville police arrest suspected meth dealer

Roseville police narcotics detectives arrested a couple last week suspected of mailing four pounds of methamphetamine across the country, following a call from the U.S. Postal Serv ...

Police investigating remains of baby found at Roseville park

Roseville police detectives are investigating the remains of a newborn baby in the bushes at Saugstad Park discovered by a city open space crew Monday morning. At about 7:50 a.m. ...

UPDATE: Both suspects in custody after high-speed pursuit

An intense, high-speed vehicle pursuit broke out across Roseville and Rocklin Wednesday when officers attempted to stop two alleged thieves who were breaking into cars at a local s ...

Would-be sex offender foiled by parents pleads guilty

A Lake County man who drove to Roseville intending to seduce a teenage boy — only to be stopped by the teen’s parents — pleaded guilty Wednesday to charges that w ...

Parents thwart man suspected of planning to meet minor for sex in Roseville

Roseville police detectives arrested a 33-year old man in Lake County on Tuesday after he reportedly planned to meet a teenaged boy in Roseville for sexual acts. Robert George Sch ...

Sex trafficking not big problem in Roseville, but taken 'seriously'

Roseville may not currently have a major problem with sex trafficking, but local law enforcement still takes this issue seriously, according to presenters during Wednesday’s ...

'Prolific' metal thief caught redhanded in stakeout

A stakeout early Monday morning led to the arrest of a man who appeared to be trying to steal metal for resale, police said Tuesday. Roseville detectives reportedly saw Kenneth Ell ...

Man ‘stalked’ victims from jail

A man who a Placer County prosecutor calls a “con artist” managed to stalk victims while sitting behind bars for theft-related charges. Christopher Allen Braun, 27, told fellow ...

Man banned from Fry's

Douglas Wayne McCauley picked on Fry’s Electronics once too often. After being convicted by a jury for stealing electronics equipment from the Fry’s store in Roseville and af ...

Police make arrest in prostitution case

Roseville Police officers arrested two hotel guests on suspicion of prostitution early Tuesday morning. A tip from an anonymous source led officers to the 1900 block of Taylor Roa ...

Police Log

Crime Log April 18 Poune Esfandiari, 19, of Fair Oaks was arrested in the 2000 block of Polley Drive on suspicion of possession of marijuana or hashish and conspiracy to comm ...