Placer County Newswire (Page 7)

Placer County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Placer County, CA. (Page 7)

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  1. Placer County Anonymous Whistleblower HotlineRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2017 | Rocklin and Roseville Today

    Placer County has long had a fraud policy to assist employees with reporting suspected fraud, waste and abuse, but not confidentially. However, under a $6,500 contract with Convercent, a compliance services provider, they'll now be able to report it anonymously by phone and online 24/7.

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  2. Poetry Out Loud Placer County FinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Rocklin and Roseville Today

    The Arts Council of Placer County recently hosted the annual Poetry Out Loud Placer County Finals for the eleventh year. Dayanara Campos Sarmiento , representing Placer High School, was selected as the winner.

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  3. North Tahoe crime logs: $4,300 lost in trio of vacation rental scamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Sierra Sun

    The Sierra Sun publishes crime logs for the Tahoe portion of Placer County as they are provided by PCSO, and as time and space allow. These logs for December were emailed to the Sun on Feb. 8. People arrested are considered innocent until proven guilty in court.

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  4. Boss DoolittleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | NewsReview.com

    In his big blue Ford F250, Rex Bloomfield coasted down out of the foothills, following a loaded logging truck west through the two-lane curves of Highway 193 between Newcastle and Lincoln. Bloomfield, a third-term Placer County supervisor, wore sleek-looking sunglasses, jeans and a short-sleeved dress shirt.

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  5. PRIDE Industries Expands its Operating FacilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Rehab Management

    ... to be in Lincoln," shares Vic Wursten, senior VP of rehabilitation services. "PRIDE Industries is truly a Placer County success story. We look forward to partnering with Lincoln to create job opportunities, specifically for individuals with ...

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  6. Affordable Housing Opportunity in Roseville for Mental IllRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2017 | Rocklin and Roseville Today

    Home. Having a home can sometimes feel unattainable, especially for some of our most vulnerable residents affected by mental illness. So the Placer County Health and Human Services Department is continually pursuing and creating affordable housing opportunities to welcome people home. 2 comments

  7. Hidden Falls Regional Park Expansion ProposedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | Rocklin and Roseville Today

    Placer County is taking the next step in a proposed expansion of the popular Hidden Falls Regional Park near Auburn. The county has released a notice of preparation of an environmental impact report for the expansion proposal, available for public comment until March 1. A public scoping meeting to solicit input on the plan will be held Feb. 21 from 6-8 p.m. in the Placer County Planning Commission Hearing Room, located at 3091 County Center Drive, in Auburn.

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  8. Caregiver accused of stealing $4,000 from 85-year-old patientRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2017 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    A caregiver has been accused of stealing nearly $4,000 from her elderly patient in Granite Bay, the Placer County Sheriff's Office said. Cassandra Ann Harms, 32, of Fair Oaks, was charged Tuesday with identity theft, burglary, embezzlement, elder abuse and two counts of theft by access card, the Sheriff's Office said.

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  9. Officers shoot, kill man with hostage in Northern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2017 | The Daily Republic

    A portion of Highway 89 near Squaw Valley remains closed Friday after officers shot and killed a man who was armed and holding a woman hostage, authorities said. The Placer County Sheriff's Office tells the Sacramento Bee that the shooting happened before dawn Friday morning on Highway 89 near Squaw Valley Road.

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  10. Deputies Search for Suspect who Tried to Take 2 Girls in AuburnRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    Placer County Sheriff's deputies are searching for a man suspected of trying to take two girls Friday in northern Auburn. The Placer County Sheriff's Office reports that while a 12-year-old girl was walking near Luther Road and Slade Lane Friday around 3 p.m., a car drove up to her.

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  11. Officers shoot, kill man who was holding woman hostage in Tahoe CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | Dana Point News

    This photo provided by the Placer County Sheriff's Office shows the scene on Highway 89 near Squaw Valley, Calif., closed after officers shot and killed a man who was armed and holding a woman hostage early Friday, Feb. 3, 2016. The Sheriff's office said the shooting happened before dawn Friday as California Highway Patrol officers followed a suspected drunken driver out of Tahoe City, where officers laid down spike strips, which burst the driver's tires.

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  12. Grass Valley Man Faces Attempted Murder TrialRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2017 | Knco radio

    A Grass Valley man is now facing trial for the attempted murder of an Auburn woman. That's the ruling from a Placer County judge, following a preliminary hearing for Craig Mcilhenny, 36 at the time of his arrest.

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  13. Man Killed By Deputy Squaw Valley Hostage StandoffRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2017 | Knco radio

    A fatal officer-involved shooting incident and hostage situation occurred at a snowy location near Squaw Valley during the early morning hours today . Placer County Sheriff's Lieutenant Troy Sander says an unidentified man was spotted by a Highway Patrol officer driving erratically, possibly under the influence, on Highway 28 in the North Lake Tahoe area.

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  14. Deputies fatally shoot armed man near Squaw Valley after chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | SFGate

    An armed DUI suspect who held a woman at gunpoint and pointed his gun at law enforcement was shot and killed by Placer County Sheriff's Office deputies Friday, officials said. An armed DUI suspect who held a woman at gunpoint and pointed his gun at law enforcement was shot and killed by Placer County Sheriff's Office deputies Friday, officials said.

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  15. Deputies kill man who held woman hostage in Squaw ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | KRON 4

    Highway 89 is closed after authorities shot a man holding a woman hostage in Squaw Valley Friday morning, according to Placer County sheriffs. Officers were in pursuit of a suspected drunk driver, who was driving erratically, around 1:40 a.m. on Highway 28, according to sheriffs.

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  16. Tahoe DUI Suspect Shot, Killed By CHP After Taking Woman Hostage At GunpointRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | Sfist

    Highway 89 between Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows ski mountains remains closed this morning as the Placer County Sheriff's Office investigates an incident last night in which a suspected DUI driver was pursued by California Highway Patrol officers, eventually taking a female passenger hostage at gunpoint before deputies shot and killed him. Per the Placer's County Sheriff's Office and local station KOLO , the man was pronounced dead at the scene, and the hostage, the deputies, and CHP officers were uninjured.

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  17. Armed DUI driver killed by deputies after taking hostageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    A man armed with a gun and suspected of driving under the influence was shot and killed by Placer County sheriff's deputies after he took a woman hostage on Highway 89 near Squaw Valley, the sheriff's office said.

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  18. Officers shoot, kill suspected drunken driver in CaliforniaRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2017 | My Mother Lode

    A portion of Highway 89 near Squaw Valley remains closed after officers shot and killed a person suspected of drunken driving. KCRA reports the shooting happened sometime before 4 a.m. Friday on Highway 89 near Squaw Valley Road, according to the Placer County Sheriff's Office.

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  19. Suspect Killed in Officer-Involved Shooting Near North Lake TahoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | KTVN Reno

    At approximately 1:40 a.m. Placer County deputies and California Highway Patrol attempted to pull over a person driving erratically and suspected of driving under the influence on Highway 28. Police terminated their pursuit shortly after. At around 3:00 a.m. deputies located the car again on the highway and a pursuit began.

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  20. Deputy shoots, kills suspected DUI driver near Squaw ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    A portion of Highway 89 near Squaw Valley remains shut down Friday after officers shot and killed a person suspected of driving under the influence, according to the Placer County Sheriff's Office. The incident began as California Highway Patrol officers followed the suspected DUI driver out of Tahoe City, where officers laid down spike strips, deputies said.

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