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Two murder cases to air on National TV show ‘Deadly Sins’

Two gruesome murders from the past will be brought to life Saturday during the Discovery Channel airing of Deadly Sins “Teen Carnage.” The Telegraph’s Penne Ushe ...

Cyber crime, phone scams on the rise

A new computer scam appears to be taking root in the region. According to a report from the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office, the latest scam involves victims receiving a ca ...

Candlelight vigil for Khrista Ibarolle

Ginger Field, of Sacramento, had a hard time expressing herself during a candlelight vigil Sunday for her friend Khrista Ibarolle, who was shot and killed last week outside 36 H ...

EDH carjack-slaying suspect arraigned

The man arrested in connection with Wednesday's carjacking-homicide in El Dorado Hills was arraigned Friday in El Dorado County Superior Court on seven charges. Anderson Swift ...

'A random act of violence'

It started as a ladies’ night out, a casual get-together to celebrate their close birthdays. It ended with a gunshot that killed one of the friends, 31-year-old Khrist ...

Roseville murder suspect Beau Smith described as 'great kid'

A star receiver of prep and collegiate football, class of 2011 Roseville High graduate Beau Smith is suddenly in need of a great defense. Confined to a holding cell at the Marion ...

Former Roseville High football star arrested for murder

Police detectives from Salem, Ore. announced yesterday that they have arrested Beau Smith on murder charges, stemming from the violent death of a 66-year-old. Smith was a well-know ...

Placer County bids adieu to slain Detective Mike Davis

ROSEVILLE – Detective Michael David Davis Jr. was remembered Tuesday as a peace officer, brother, husband, father, son and hero during a moving, tear-filled memorial service ...

Roseville viewing helps community to heal in slaying of detective

ROSEVILLE – A somber continuum in the healing of the Placer County public-safety community – and the community at large – a closed-casket viewing of slain Detecti ...

Auburn’s Riverview Drive shootout street honors Detective Mike Davis

Evidence of a gun battle on Auburn’s Riverview Drive has been replaced with a memorial honoring Detective Mike Davis. The Placer County Sheriff’s Office peace officer ...