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Attempted Arsonist Thankfully Unsuccessful

Photo: Dylan R. Fain AUBURN – Did the attempted arsonist know a mother and her baby were inside the residence? On July 3 in the 11000 block of Garnet Way,

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Three People (Briefly) Flee After Seeing Deputy

Photo: Jeffrey Todd Fisher AUBURN – It started when a deputy saw three people flee when they saw him on Friday afternoon. In the Auburn Greens area the deputy came

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Spike Strips do not Stop Evader….at First

Photo: Blaine Green AUBURN – A man attempted to elude officers in a high-speed pursuit, even after hitting the spike strips. On Sunday night June 17 34-year-old Blaine Green began

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Sweets and Smokes Craving Causes Brick-Throwing Burglary

Photo: Stephen Thomas and his take ELVERTA – He must have really wanted sweets and smokes, and his target was the Riego Market at 8000 Pleasant Grove Road. At 12:30

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Attempted Carjacking of Elderly Woman

Photo: Eurado Amparan GRANITE BAY – The attempted carjacking of an elderly woman on Tuesday afternoon ended with an arrest. The crime occurred in Granite bay as the woman sat

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Oaklanders Marquis, Marquis and Sydney Arrested for Cigarette Robbery

Photo: Sydney Burke AUBURN – Three people from Oakland committed a cigarette robbery from a truck at a convenience store. The incident occurred on the 600 block of Auburn Folsom

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Volleyball-Coaching Brothers Arrested for Lewd Acts

Photo: Robert Cole LINCOLN – He sat in a courtroom for an unrelated matter. His brother sat in Placer County Jail on child molestation charges. Then it all went south

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Observant Deputy Instrumental in Arrest of 4 Home Invaders

Photo: Stephens, James (top) and Perkins LINCOLN – Four people conducted a home invasion robbery during the night of May 1. An observant deputy spotted the quartet as they drove

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Purse Thieves Snatched Within 15 Minutes

Photo: Kari Marie Jackson and Joseph Smith ROSEVILLE – On April 28 a woman had her purse taken from her grocery cart in the Walmart parking lot on Pleasant Grove.

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Man Gets Punched and Charged with Attempted Kidnapping

Photo: Yonel Hernandez Velasco AUBURN – Yonel Hernandez Velsaco’s recent actions and arrest have merited him national fame as his bloodied face has been broadcast on various national social media