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Fatal Hit and Run Driver Caught After Three Days

Photo: Victim Trevor Bright SOUTH LAKE TAHOE – A fatal hit and run collision between a SUV and a bicyclist resulted in the cyclist’s death. Three days later the driver

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Welfare Check Exposes Drug Manufacturing

Photo: Nicholas Brown CAMERON PARK – The EDSO recently went to a home on Emerald Court for a welfare check of a juvenile. Once there, a patrol sergeant “noticed suspicious

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No Contest Plea in El Dorado DUI Death in February

Photo: Adam E. Lara EL DORADO – 35-year-old Adam E. Lara recently pled no contest to charges stemming from an incident on February 2. On that fateful night, Lara drifted

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Man Found Guilty for Resisting, Accessory

Photo: Barry Allen Cornelius POLLOCK PINES – A jury found 60-year-old Barry Allen Cornelius guilty for resisting a peace officer and accessory after the fact. On January 30 two corrections

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Placerville Pair Pinched for Drugs

Photo: display of seized stash CAMERON PARK – On Sunday a deputy from the EDCSD spotted a car going at a high rate of speed on eastbound Highway 50.  Once

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10 Pounds of Meth, 7 Pounds of Marijuana

Photo: confiscated drugs PLACERVILLE – After midnight on Saturday a PPD officer stopped a driver on eastbound Interstate 50 near the Schell Road exit on the suspicion that the driver

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7 Years for Operating Honey Oil Lab

Photo: Michael Ryan Willis CAMERON PARK – On March 29, after a two-year investigation, 31-year-old Michael Ryan Willis pled guilty to “illegally manu-facturing concentrated cannibas (honey oil) as well as

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Force Option Simulator Training for Legislators

Photo: clip from simulation EL DORADO COUNTY – Law enforcement officers sometimes find themselves in life and death encounters where split-second decisions must be made involving the use of deadly

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Three arrested after burglary-in-progress report in El Dorado Hills

ABOVE PHOTO: Courtesy El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department EL DORADO HILLS // Sheriff’s Deputies have arrested three people pursuant to an investigation kicked off by a report of a burglary-in-progress

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El Dorado County student arrested for making threats against school

PHOTO: Stock image (Source unknown) EL DORADO COUNTY // A student has been arrested after the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office learned of threats being made towards a local school.