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Bogus matchmaking site preyed on job seekers’ desperation

ROCKLIN — It was supposed to be just an easy part-time gig to tide over Rocklin’s newly married Derek Sherrard and Jaymie Sanfilippo between jobs. But after a nightmarish whirlwind

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Grand theft suspect linked to Roseville fire

ROSEVILLE — Roseville police chased down a grand theft suspect who may have sparked a wind-swept vegetation fire that chewed through 90 acres of open grassland Wednesday. Patrick John Henry,

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Roseville man latest to fall for growing laser crime

SACRAMENTO — It’s not a widely publicized crime but, according to federal aviation officials, “lasering” is dangerous enough to deserve more of the proverbial spotlight than it’s getting. A Roseville

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Five arrested in alleged meth operation

ROSEVILLE — Five people were arrested and booked into Placer County Jail Tuesday for illegally purchasing large amounts of Sudafed, allegedly with the intent to manufacture and sell methamphetamine out

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Roseville police to put brakes on red-light runners

ROSEVILLE — Over the next few weeks, traffic enforcement officers with the Roseville Police Department will pay extra attention to red-light runners, concentrating efforts on selected intersections throughout the city

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Third-striker faces 200 years behind bars

ROSEVILLE — A 38-year-old Roseville man with two felony strikes could be sentenced to more than 200 years in state prison after a jury convicted him today of 13 charges,

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Roseville man to stand trial for stepfather’s death

ROSEVILLE — A Placer County judge ruled today that there is enough evidence for a  Roseville man to stand trial on a murder charge in a case in which the

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Roseville man to stand trial for stepfather's death

ROSEVILLE — A Placer County judge ruled today that there is enough evidence for a  Roseville man to stand trial on a murder charge in a case in which the

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Oxycontin robber sentenced to three years in prison

ROSEVILLE — A 21-year-old man has been sentenced to three years in state prison by a Placer County judge after pleading no contest to a robbery in which he allegedly

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Former CHP officer pleads guilty to child molestation charges

ROSEVILLE — A former California Highway Patrol officer faces up to one year in Placer County Jail after pleading guilty to two misdemeanor charges of molesting children and one misdemeanor