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Placer Sacramento

Man pleads guilty to setting Galleria mall fire

SACRAMENTO – The man accused of setting the Westfield Galleria mall in Roseville on fire pleaded guilty to arson charges. According to court documents, Alexander Piggee, 23, of Sacramento sparked

Sacramento

‘Person of interest’ detained in skinhead leader’s murder

CITRUS HEIGHTS – Sacramento sheriff’s investigators removed nearly a half-pound of methamphetamine from the home of the man questioned in connection with last week’s murder of a white supremacy leader. Police detained

Sacramento

'Person of interest' detained in skinhead leader's murder

CITRUS HEIGHTS – Sacramento sheriff’s investigators removed nearly a half-pound of methamphetamine from the home of the man questioned in connection with last week’s murder of a white supremacy leader. Police detained

Sacramento

Police seek tips in early morning shooting

CITRUS HEIGHTS — One man is dead and a woman injured following a shooting in Citrus Heights early Wednesday morning. The Citrus Heights Police Department received a call just before

Sacramento

Classes resume following bomb threat at American River College

SACRAMENTO – A bomb threat forced the evacuation of hundreds of students at American River College in Sacramento late Thursday afternoon. Campus police received a call at 2:55 p.m. that

Sacramento

Man shot at bus stop during attempted robbery

CITRUS HEIGHTS –  A man standing at the bus stop early Thursday morning near the intersection of Auburn Boulevard and Devecci Avenue in Citrus Heights was shot in the hip during

Placer

Ex-Kings player gets probation in DUI case

ROSEVILLE – Former Sacramento Kings basketball player Antoine Wright was sentenced Tuesday to three years informal probation for a Nov. 5 drunken driving arrest in Rocklin. Placer Superior Court Judge Alan

Sacramento

Sacramento Kings assistant coach arrested on suspicion of DUI

SACRAMENTO – A Sacramento Kings Assistant Coach was arrested on suspicion of drunk driving early Thursday morning. California Highway Patrol pulled over Mario Elie, 47, around 1 a.m. on L

Sacramento

Woman facing multiple charges in alleged elder scam

CITRUS HEIGHTS — An employee of an assisting living center was arrested Monday for allegedly stealing from elderly residents. Citrus Heights police say Michelle Walker, 34, may have had people

California Placer

Governor declares state of emergency following mall fire

ROSEVILLE  — Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger has declared a state of emergency in a Placer County suburb after part of the Roseville Galleria mall was set on fire, causing at least