Police

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 ...

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 ...

Fourth of July arrests

Two Lincoln residents and a Sacramento resident are behind bars after a July 4 collision and break-in, police said. Sacramento resident Donald Bray III crashed his car Saturday mo ...

Former Lincoln police chief passes

Longtime Lincoln Police Chief Robert Jimenez served the community with an eye for helping others, according to residents and family members. Jimenez passed away just after midnigh ...

Preventing a robbery, what to do if a robbery occurs

Robbery Prevention Many robberies occur because the businesses make it convenient for the robber. Poor cash handling, housekeeping and a general lack of planning can make you an ...

Bank of America robbed

Two robbers burst into the Bank of America just before 9:30 a.m. Thursday near Raley’s with guns drawn, according to a witness. No shots were fired, and nobody was injured, said ...

Armed robbery at pharmacy

A gunman entered Twelve Bridges Pharmacy at 12:45 p.m. Wednesday, demanding drugs, according Dr. Henry Le, owner of the pharmacy. “He came in and requested medication with a han ...

Are there gangs in Lincoln?

Depending on who’s speaking, the answer could be yes or the answer could be no. Lincoln Police Lt. David Ibarra told the Western Placer Unified School District board on June ...

FBI raids mobile home

About 12 to 15 FBI agents with weapons drawn surrounded a residence at the Sunset Villa Mobile Home Park at 6:30 Friday morning, according to neighbors. The agents, according to S ...

LHS teams up with police

Lincoln High School students had better behave. That’s because the Western Placer Unified School District Board approved a two-year contract Tuesday with the city of Lincoln to ...