Crime

Crime Log

Bank robbery suspects Saturday caught

Two suspects were caught “within minutes” Saturday after the U.S. Bank in downtown Lincoln was robbed, according to Lincoln Police Sgt. Matt Alves. At about 10:08 a.m. ...

Newcastle slaying: Olive grower’s triumph turns to tragedy

Carlo Yandolino died just as his dream was coming true. Yandolino, 58, was shot to death Thursday as he sat in his car at his home on a rural foothills road. His death came durin ...

Shooting in Newcastle leaves one dead, rural community in shock

One man is dead and a 28-year-old Lincoln area man is under arrest after a shooting Thursday in the rural foothills west of Auburn. While the identity of the victim had not been r ...

Manhunt for suspect in shooting death near Auburn

UPDATE 2:50 P.M. MAY 14: The suspect in the shooting death of a man in rural Newcastle today has been taken into custody in Rocklin, a Rocklin Police spokesman said. Whitney High ...

Shooting in Newcastle; one dead

A shooting took place near Oakhurst Way and Gold Hill Road in Newcastle. One gun shot victim was reported deceased. The suspect is driving a black four-door 2003 Lexus, license pla ...

Lincoln resident arrested after Highway 65 crash, southbound traffic snarled for miles

A Lincoln resident was arrested for alleged driving under the influence Wednesday after rolling his vehicle on southbound Highway 65, just north of Twelve Bridges Drive. The a ...

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 ...