Police

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 ...

Police shave heads for cancer research

Lincoln Police shaved their heads to raise money for childhood cancer research. On Saturday, March 14, five of Lincoln’s finest and one of their sons participated in the annual ...

Man who helped resident move later burgled house, police say

A Lincoln man was arrested Sunday for burglary after he allegedly helped a resident move, later returning to steal items from the house, police said. Brandon Teague, 19, was conta ...

Police canine Marty headed to new home

In tough economic times, neighbors often help each other out and law enforcement agencies are no exception. The night of Jan. 18, Ado, a dog working for the Sacramento County Sher ...

COPs volunteer orientation set for Wednesday

An orientation about the COPs (Citizen’s On Patrol) volunteer program with the Police Department will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday. The COPs program supports the Police ...

Police hold "Meet Your Officer" meeting

About 15 residents learned about the Lincoln Police Department and asked questions at Wednesday night’s “Meet your officer” meeting. The meeting was to continue the departme ...

Alert officer nabs burglar

Police arrested a 20-year-old man near Safeway at about 11:30 p.m. Wednesday for burglary, said Lt. Paul Shelgren. Justin Gwaltney of Lincoln was pulled over when an officer doing ...

Police to hold community meeting

The Lincoln Police Department will hold a “Meet Your Officer” meeting Feb. 11 to enhance cooperative and collaborate problem solving with Lincoln residents. All residents ar ...

License plate scanners help police fight crime

It may look like it has rocket pods, according to Lincoln Police Cpl. Matt Alves, but the black boxes on top of one of Lincoln’s police cars are actually cameras. Those cameras ...

Police to lose 8 positions

The Lincoln Police Department will lose eight positions to layoffs, Police Chief Brian Vizzusi said Monday. One sergeant, one corporal, three officers, one dispatcher, a records cl ...