Placer County Sheriff's Office

ID released of fatal crash victim

The female driver of a late-model Toyota Highlander who died at the scene of a solo vehicle accident was identified Tuesday. The accident occurred at about 1:15 p.m. Monday on Ro ...

Bicyclists need to follow traffic rules, Sheriff’s say

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office is planning enforcement campaigns in response to complaints of bicyclists failing to obey traffic rules. “It’s hard to argue that bicyclin ...

County may impose contract on Sheriff’s association

Placer supervisors could impose a temporary end to long-standing negotiations between the county and the Deputy Sheriff’s Association. The contract between the county and assoc ...

Education curbs boat accidents

Two recent fatalities on Placer County waters have raised concerns about boating safety. “It isn’t all fun and games out here,” said Josh Tindall, deputy with the Placer Co ...