Crime

Gangs in Placer County

Of the seven recognized gangs in California, Norteños and Sureños are the two present in Placer County.   Norteños and Soreños are warring gangs. ...

Weekend traffic fatalities in Lincoln

Two people died in separate traffic accidents last weekend in Lincoln – one downtown and the other on Highway 65.   A solo-vehicle accident Saturday on southbound High ...

Angela Harrison remembered by boyfriend of three years and best friend

Angela Harrison, whose body was found Sunday floating in the Auburn Ravine, lived with her boyfriend, Paul Sebern on D Street, across from McBean Park in downtown Lincoln. Sebern, ...

UPDATE April 27, 2015 Lincoln Police Investigate possible drowning

A pink-haired woman’s naked body was found floating Sunday afternoon in the Auburn Ravine in Lincoln, east of Lincoln Boulevard and south of Gateway Drive, according to the L ...

Lincoln Police to host meeting Wednesday on ways to reduce crime

Know and Go: What: Community Neighborhood Watch meeting When: 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday Where: Lincoln City Hall, 3rd floor conference room, 600 6th St Information: Lincoln c ...

Cops halt high-speed chase from Lincoln inside Rocklin

A high-speed chase that started in Lincoln Monday morning involved officers from four departments before coming to an end in Rocklin. According to a news release from the Placer C ...

Lincoln Hills residents also regularly experience issues with phone scams

Lincoln Hills residents often receive email alerts from resident Barry Johnson about scams, either involving a phone caller or someone knocking on the front door. Johnson is a Ne ...

Phone scams hitting seniors in Lincoln

Mary Marsh, a Lincoln resident for 50 years, wants to tell residents how easy it is to become a victim of a phone scam. When Marsh, 79 received a call supposedly from her grandch ...

Sheridan stabbing murder suspect moved to state hospital

A Placer County woman charged with murder in the stabbing death of her mother has been moved to a state hospital from North Auburn’s jail. The placement of 36-year-old Ana B ...

Postal officials advise residents about how to avoid mail theft

Lincoln residents may have to change the way they use mailboxes, said two postal officials at a Feb. 26 community meeting. More than 160 Lincoln Hills residents attended a meeting ...