Lincoln Police Department

Vizzusi not police chief anymore

Brian Vizzusi is no longer Lincoln’s police chief, according to a press release from City Manager Jim Estep on Feb. 18. “The personnel decisions leading up to this agreement ar ...

Vizzusi no longer Lincoln's chief of police

Brian Vizzusi is no longer Lincoln’s police chief, as of Feb. 18, according to City Manager Jim Estep. The police chief has been on paid leave since at least Jan. 14. There have ...

Vizzusi's job status still unclear

A lawsuit settled by the city is not the reason the Lincoln police chief is on paid leave, according to acting police Chief Paul Shelgren. Both Lincoln Police Chief Brian Vizzusi a ...

Police chief on paid leave

The city of Lincoln issued a statement Friday, stating that the Lincoln police chief is on paid leave. Several readers have been calling the Lincoln News Messenger since last week, ...

Grandma Cop Helps Students Learn Safety

Lincoln’s elementary-school students have a resource available to them to learn how to be safe in their surroundings. That resource is Marilyn Thomas, also known as Grandma Cop. ...

Lincoln safest city in county

The Lincoln Police Department has a lot to smile about, as the city of Lincoln has the lowest violent crime percentage in Placer County. Comparing statistics from the California D ...

Party to kick off National Night Out

Lincoln’s celebration of the 26th-annual National Night Out will be a little different this year. In order to give businesses an opportunity to get more involved in the event, a ...

Cops celebrate city's birthday

The Lincoln Police Department has gotten itself into a hairy situation. To raise awareness of Lincoln’s 150th birthday, officers from Chief of Police Brian Vizzusi on down are g ...

Chief Jimenez laid to rest

Known as the father of the Lincoln Police Department’s community policing activities, Chief Robert Jimenez, was laid to rest July 16 at the Lincoln Cemetery. “He was the epito ...

Police need help to nab stuffed animals

The Lincoln Police Department serves and protects citizens of all ages in our city but some calls are more heart wrenching than others, according to Community Service Officer Pau ...

Chief's funeral Thursday

Services for longtime Lincoln Police Chief Robert Jimenez will be held today in Auburn. Jimenez passed away July 7 in Auburn at the age of 87. Funeral services will be at St. Jos ...

Police Log

Police Log for week of May 10 to May 16 Identity theft – Charges to credit card and identity theft was reported April 25 at an unknown block on Groveland Lane. Vandalism ...
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