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Suspected Golden State Killer Arrested
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Suspected Golden State Killer Arrested

Tuesday morning, the alleged Golden State Killer was taken into custody in front of his Citrus Heights home, following a forty-year long search for the serial rapist, murderer and burglar. Sacramento Police booked Joseph James DeAngelo, 72, Wednesday at 2:30 a.m. He is being held in the Sacramento...

[VIDEO] One less bike thief due to Midtown residents
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[VIDEO] One less bike thief due to Midtown residents

One less “alleged” bike thief, and his tools, is off the streets of Sacramento due to Midtown residents jumping into action early Saturday morning. “Officers responded to an incident involving several citizens restraining a bike thief,” Sacramento Police Department posted in...

Agenda item 12, should you be concerned?
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Agenda item 12, should you be concerned?

Tuesday’s City Council got interesting right around item twelve. The City Budget was up for discussion and many constituents were not happy how Measure U funds were dispersed when it came to public safety, “restoration of essential services” and police staffing. We ask you…...

Public Safety Weekend Recap, Jan. 17-20, 2014
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Public Safety Weekend Recap, Jan. 17-20, 2014

In this Public Safety Weekend recap… A special fire danger message from Cal Fire’s Daniel Berlant, Public Information Officer, In Downtown, a body is discovered in the area of 10th and W Streets, In Rio Linda, a bicyclist dies in the street, possible medical situation, In LandPark...

Public Safety week in review, Mon - Thur, Jan. 13th to 16th
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Public Safety week in review, Mon – Thur, Jan. 13th to 16th

In this Public Safety week in review… In Strawberry Manor, several vehicles struck by drive-by gunfire In South Sacramento, pharmacy robbed at gunpoint In Rancho Cordova, Deputies arrest alleged suspect  in rash of residential burglaries In Natomas, Officers seek a possible witness of a fatal...

Pharmacy armed robbery, SacPD requests your help
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Pharmacy armed robbery, SacPD requests your help

Please Help Identify The Sacramento Police Department is asking for the community’s help in identifying multiple robbery suspects. On Tuesday, January 14, 2014, at approximately1:06 p.m., officers responded to a report of an armed robbery to a pharmacy located in the 7600 block of Hospital Drive...

Public Safety Weekend Recap, Jan. 11-13, 2014
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Public Safety Weekend Recap, Jan. 11-13, 2014

In this Public Safety weekend recap… In North Highlands, an auto part store robbery turns homicide. In Citrus Heights, a house catches fire twice in one day, under investigation as suspicious. In South Sac, a reported stolen vehicle occupied by children turns out to be father’s fax pa...

Suspicious devices located at Sac State College
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Suspicious devices located at Sac State College

Portions of the campus were shut down and evacuated at California State University Sacramento Thursday as a bomb squad evaluated several suspicious devices located in the area. Sacramento State Police advised their social media followers that “a limited evacuation of the non-destruct...

Hostage situation involving infant and parolee at large ends well
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Hostage situation involving infant and parolee at large ends well

A three and a half hour hostage situation involving an infant, ended well Tuesday afternoon in Strawberry Manor. “A bunch of officers came out to pick up a parolee at large. When they got to the house, family members came out but he did not. He had his infant child with him and was not going along...

"We're not terrorists, we're photographers!"
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Extended New Year’s Eve light rail service

RT encourages New Year’s Eve celebrants to take transit. RT will offer extended light rail service from downtown Sacramento on the Gold Line and Blue Line past regular operating hours on Tuesday, December 31: (Click on Bold headings for current schedule information) Service to Sunrise/Historic...

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