Crime

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 ...

UPDATE: West Roseville murder suspect, victim had heated exchange

A quiet, upscale neighborhood west of Roseville was jolted by a convoy of patrol cars and CSI vehicles last weekend, after a 21-year-old Sacramento man was allegedly stabbed to dea ...

Lincoln postmaster to address mailbox break-ins Feb. 26

Lincoln postal officials will speak at a Lincoln Hills association meeting on Feb. 26 to address the problem of mailbox break-ins in the active-adult community, according to a Linc ...

House burglar arrested in Lincoln

A manhunt for a house burglar Friday enlisted the efforts of two police departments before ending in Lincoln, after a Rocklin detective cornered the suspect near Twelve Oaks Bri ...

Sheridan murder suspect’s state hospital placement still on hold

A Placer County judge is asking state hospital officials to admit accused murderer Ana Bejenariu within a month or provide an explanation for what is now a two-month delay in her p ...

It’s time to apply for civilian sheriff’s academy

Reservations are now being taken for the Placer County Sheriff Office’s Community Awareness Academy, which offers an inside look at the law enforcement agency. Attendees are ...

South Placer agencies expand use of body cameras

On Jan. 1, Lincoln Police Department officers will begin wearing body cameras. “We’ll use the body cameras discreetly for specific opportunities such as DUI traffic st ...

State hospital ordered for Sheridan woman in murder case

A Sheridan woman’s mental-health state won’t allow her to stand trial in the near future on a murder charge in connection with the stabbing death of her mother. Instea ...

Lowe’s burglarized early Sunday morning

Lincoln police officers responded to Lowe’s (51 Lincoln Blvd.) for a security-alarm activation at 5:40 a.m. Sunday, according to Sgt. Kevin Klemp of the Lincoln Police Dep ...

Downtown body-shop burglarized

At least two burglars broke into a downtown automobile-body shop last weekend, stealing two cars and $16,800 worth of tools and equipment, according to Lincoln police officials. & ...

Lincoln neighborhood reports mailbox break-ins

Barry Johnson has a special message to Lincoln residents this holiday season: don’t leave your mail overnight or on weekends in cluster mailboxes. That’s because the L ...