El Dorado

Back to homepage
El Dorado

Combative patient dies from medical distress

The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office reports an unfortunate incident in which a combative patient dies during a medical distress – “On September 12, 2020, at 2058 hours, EDSO was

El Dorado

Attempted murder charge for crossbow shooting

Photo: Michael Raley The charge is attempted murder. The weapon of choice was a crossbow. On the night of August 29 35-year-old Michael Raley shot a 68-year-old male with the

El Dorado

Man arrested with numerous stolen items

The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man who had stolen all sorts of things – “Recently EDSO Deputies contacted Joseph Leonard who was parked in the greater Placerville

El Dorado

Arrest for human trafficking in El Dorado County

Photo: Edward Gray The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man who had picked up two underage girls who had run away from a nearby group home – “On

El Dorado

Tis the season for illegal fireworks

Photo: confiscated illegal fireworks It’s that time of year for illegal fireworks, as the CHP in Placerville reminds us – “Last night, our officers stopped a high speed vehicle on

El Dorado

Man ‘shelters in place’ at grow site

The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office announces the discovery of a marijuana grow site, as well as other items onsite, and an arrest – “With the Shelter in Place directive

El Dorado

Serial thieves break into parked vehicles and steal items inside

Photo: some of the recovered items The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office used the recent recovery of stolen items as a platform to remind the public about protecting their items

El Dorado

El Dorado County deputies spot burglary suspect in Placerville

BOOKING PHOTO: El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office El Dorado County deputies have arrested a burglary suspect who allegedly struck multiple patrol units with his own vehicle while evading arrest. 44-year-old

El Dorado

Meth and such in a storage unit

Photo: scenes from the bust The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office official Facebook page tells the story of a recent drug bust – “If you are behaving suspiciously at a

El Dorado

Driving around, selling drugs, with an expired registration

Photo: scenes from the seizure The search for illegal drugs and their sales is relentless, as the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office can attest – “We would prefer that you