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Cops searching for alleged Shingle Springs laundry biz bandits

SHINGLE SPRINGS, CA - Law enforcement officials are asking for the public’s help identifying two men suspected of robbing the SS Coin Wash Laundromat on Durock Road in Shingl ...

Badge-wearing women tackle job challenges

Nine regional law enforcement officers were on hand at a local college to speak about their careers. What was unique? All are female. The symposium, dubbed Women in Law Enforcemen ...

El Dorado County gun advocates stocking up on supplies, sheriff takes aim at executive orders

The possibility of tighter restrictions on the sale of ammunition and banning the sale of “military-style” guns has many in El Dorado County speaking up and stocking up ...

Retired El Dorado County Sheriff's deputy charged with embezzling $300,000

A retired El Dorado County deputy has been arrested and charged with suspicion of embezzling more than $300,000 over a six year period. Donald P. Atkinson, who was past president o ...

Meet new sheriff at Community Connections

The El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce, The Four Season’s Civic League, and El Dorado Hills Community Services District present the next Community Connections from 7:30 to 9 a.m ...

New undersheriff has familiar ties to D'Agostini

There’s a new undersheriff in El Dorado County and he’s related to the sheriff. After the Board of Supervisors approved the reinstatement last week of the position Sheriff Joh ...

D'Agostini set to be new sheriff, inherits big challenges

The election may be over, but the campaign isn’t. Two days after narrowly edging El Dorado County sheriff’s Capt. Craig Therkildsen to become the county’s next sheriff, Amado ...

El Dorado County Sheriff race neck and neck

Appropriately, the combative race to become El Dorado County’s next sheriff was a neck-and-neck battle most of Election Night. With all 152 of the county’s precincts reporting, ...

Therkildsen is right choice for El Dorado County Sheriff

This letter is in support of Craig Therkildsen for Sheriff in El Dorado County. I have known Craig since the early 1970s when he and his wife Polly met on one of my American River ...

El Dorado County Sheriff hopefuls go on attack

With only weeks to go before the general election, the two remaining candidates for El Dorado County sheriff have watched a once gentlemanly race devolve into fiery politicking and ...