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Police need more officers to battle heroin and other drugs

While heroin is becoming more prevalent in Lincoln, it is difficult to track the number of users. That’s according to Lincoln Police Chief Rex H. Marks.   “But t ...

Social media linked to Rocklin shooting

Party posting on social media may have turned out to be more dangerous than two men realized, after Rocklin police responded Friday to a shooting incident on Abilene Circle. Accor ...

UPDATE: Gang charges attached to Roseville drive-by shooting near popular businesses

A low-crime business center in Roseville experienced a highly visible shooting incident Wednesday, after three suspects allegedly attempted to gun down a citizen from their car. B ...

Former city employee pleads guilty to embezzlement

Former city of Lincoln employee Tricia Ann Files was sentenced to five months behind bars and was ordered to pay $59,011.79 in restitution after pleading guilty to felony embezz ...

Deadly chase started in Auburn

A pursuit that began in Auburn ended Wednesday with a violent car crash that killed two people near the Antelope area of Sacramento. Lt. Victor Pecoraro of the Auburn Police Depar ...

Police make inter-state arrests in Roseville train-hopper murder

A little over a week after John Alpert’s family held a candlelight vigil to mourn the one-year anniversary of his brutal killing, Roseville police detectives made arrests in ...

Media Life: Wild Willie Slade's 1970 hoax inspires Ophir Prison Marching Band

  A humbug can be defined as a hoax meant in jest. Journey with us now to the days of yore – actually the late 1960s and early 1970s – to learn about one of the ...

Trouble on the Tracks: Despite murders, Roseville still draws train-hoppers

Editor’s note: The Press Tribune was with Roseville Police Officer Dave Flood during his contacts with all individuals mentioned in this story. Exactly one year ago, John Al ...

Local resident arrested after fight with officers

The Lincoln Police Department announced that a local man was arrested yesterday morning in connection with the investigation of a disturbance in the 4000 block of Benton Drive. On ...

Jail inmate to be remembered with North Auburn candlelight vigil

Placer County Jail inmate Anthony Skeaton’s death July 11 remains unresolved to his family, and they’ll join supporters Saturday at a remembrance candle light vigil out ...