DUI

Minor injuries in residential rollover on Roseville's Kingswood Drive

A two-vehicle collision shortly after 11 a.m. Tuesday on Kingswood Drive in Roseville caused a rollover and minor injuries. According to Division Chief Greg James of the Roseville ...

Holiday DUI violations down in Placer County

Seven law enforcement agencies in the region, working together in an anti-drunken-driving holiday campaign, arrested 57 people between Dec. 13 and Wednesday, including two in Aubur ...

Placer Probation gains funds to monitor high-risk DUI offenders

  With the knowledge that felony and repeat misdemeanor DUI offenders are over-represented in traffic crashes involving alcohol or other drugs, the Placer County Probation Of ...

Placer County Avoid the 7 anti-DUI campaign arrests increase

Arrests were up in the 17-day Avoid the 7 campaign against drunken and drugged driving in Placer County. Part of a nationwide effort that ran from Aug. 16 through Labor Day, preli ...

CHP closing out summer with anti-DUI campaign

As motorists prepare for the final holiday weekend of summer, the California Highway Patrol is gearing up to save lives by joining with law enforcement agencies throughout the coun ...

Fleeing suspect allegedly kills bystander in Roseville

A pedestrian was killed Tuesday night in Roseville during a four-car pile up following a police pursuit of a driver allegedly under the influence of drugs or alcohol. According to ...

Behind the Badge: Patrol officer scours streets for DUI

Watch the second episode in our five-part series going Behind the Badge of the Roseville Police Department. This episode takes you on the road with a patrol officer.

Christmas in jail a yearning experience

Have you ever imagined what it would be like to be in jail for Christmas? One Placer County inmate shared his story and how he feels about not being home for his family’s annual ...

Sacramento Kings player arrested for DUI

Sacramento Kings player Antoine Wright was arrested for allegedly driving under the influence early Friday morning, according to Rocklin Police. According to Rocklin Police Lt. Lo ...

Holiday travel means DUI enforcement

Local law enforcement agencies are reminding residents to keep safe driving practices in mind this Labor Day weekend. According to AAA, 3.5 million Californians will be on the roa ...

DUI checkpoint Friday

In an effort to decrease drinking and driving, the Roseville Police Department will set up a DUI/drivers license checkpoint Friday, according to a press release. The checkpoint ...

DUI checkpoint Saturday

In an effort to decrease drinking and driving, the Roseville Police Department will set up a DUI/ drivers license checkpoint Saturday, according to a press release. The checkpoin ...

Troubled Placer sheriff gets a break

A Placer County sheriff’s deputy and bailiff whose alcohol troubles have led to much legal woe admitted Wednesday he violated the terms of his probation – but a forgiving judge ...

Man’s sixth DUI conviction results in six-year state prison sentence

An Oregon man has been sentenced to six years in a California prison, following a Placer County jury conviction for driving under the influence of alcohol – his sixth DUI-related ...

Placer County Probation targets DUI offenders

Greater driving under the influence offender accountability and safer streets are the goals of a new, grant-funded program awarded to the Placer County Probation Department. Incr ...