Placer County Jail

Inmate killed in Placer County Jail fight

A Placer County Jail inmate died after a fight with another inmate last week, according to Dena Erwin, spokesperson for the Placer County Sheriff's Office. Dilbert Parmelee, 63, of ...

South Placer Adult Correctional Facility may not open until 2014

While construction of the South Placer Adult Correctional Facility in Roseville is expected to be completed by July, the new facility may not begin housing inmates until April 2014 ...

Roseville purchases property for 'riverfront' development

What city officials call the last piece of the puzzle for Roseville’s future “riverfront” development fell into place Wednesday with the city council’s decision to purchase ...

'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 ...