Monthly Archives: January 2012

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Suspect shouted to media "They shot at me first!" as he was being moved from one unit to another.

Sacramento, CA | Shots were fired at deputies Tuesday evening as they approached an apartment in South Sacramento. While five people left the apartment, a sixteen year old girl remained of her own will.

When deputies approached the apartment of a known felon Tuesday evening, the subject fired a shotgun at deputies. Deputies were not struck and quickly took cover.  (more…)

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Flipped over vehicle lays aside train tracks after a collision with a Sacramento Light Rail Train.

Sacramento, CA | Three people are dead after a vehicle was struck by a Sacramento RT Light Rail Train Saturday evening.

When the female driver of a east bound vehicle went around the railroad crossing arms on 26th Avenue between 24th Street and Franklin Blvd., her car was struck by the south bound RT Train per an on scene witness.  (more…)

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Flames were roaring out the door and windows when firefighters arrived at an Arden area apartment fire.

Sacramento, CA | A dried out Christmas tree goes up in flames Saturday night in an upstairs, occupied apartment leaving three families displaced.

Late Saturday night, Sac Metro and Sac City firefighters were called out to an apartment fire in the Arden Arcade area. When firefighters arrived a second floor apartment was well involved with flames roaring out the front door and windows. (more…)

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SSD K9 Ike and Deputy Pomerson with other SSD units converge on suspects location.

Rancho Cordova, Sacramento, CA | A dangerous and armed wanted felon was apprehended in a residential back yard Saturday night.

Saturday night  wanted felon Chris Bush, was apprehended by SSD K9 Ike in Rancho Cordova. Sheriff units became aware Bush was in the residence and set up a perimeter in the area. Two other adults and two children were in the home at the time.  (more…)

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Teen is burned on most his body in residential fire Friday night.

Citrus Hights, CA | A teen boy sustains first and second degrees burns in a residential structure fire.

Fire broke out at in half of a Citrus Hights duplex Friday night. A teen-age boy suffered first and second-degree burns over most of major portion of his body. (more…)

Sacramento National Weather Service

WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST SATURDAY

Urgent – Weather MessageNational Weather Service Sacramento CA345 PM PST Fri Jan 20 2012

Northern Sacramento Valley-Central Sacramento Valley-Southern Sacramento Valley-Carquinez Strait And Delta-Northern San Joaquin Valley-Mountains Southwestern Shasta County To Northern Lake County-Clear Lake/Southern Lake County-Northeast Foothills/Sacramento Valley-Motherlode-Including The Cities Of… Redding… Chico… Stockton… Modesto… Alder Springs… Lakeport… Paradise… Grass Valley (more…)

Fire and paramedics arrive to treat suspects dog bite wounds

Sacramento, CA | Thursday night a bounty huntress calls SacPD for assistance in capturing a subject sought since June 2011.

A local female bounty huntress  (who will be featured on an upcoming TV show about female bounty hunters) had been tracking a subject since June of 2011. When she became aware of the subjects location, SacPD was contacted, and a police perimeter was established around the house. (more…)

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Note wielding serial robber apprehended by proactive SacPD officers.

Sacramento, CA | A note wielding serial robber was apprehended Thursday in East Sacramento.

A subject attempted to rob several Sacramento businesses over the past two days wielding only a note.

Wednesday the suspect entered Vics Market on South Landpark with a note, essentially stating that someone had his family and was going to kill them if he didn’t come back with the money, per Andrew Pettit, Sacramento Police Department. (more…)

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Paramedics work on subject shot in North Highlands officer involved shooting

North Highlands, Sacramento, CA | A subject is dead after an officer involved shooting Tuesday night

Sacramento deputies were called to a residential disturbance in North Highlands Tuesday night. At least one deputy fired his weapon. The subject was transported to the hospital via paramedics where he was pronounced dead. CSI and investigators are on scene. More details and video to come.

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NWS has issued a hard freeze watch for the Sacramento region

EVENT: Hard Freeze Watch

ALERT: BELOW FREEZING TEMPERATURES EXPECTED MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING  COLD AIR WILL MOVE INTO CALIFORNIA BEHIND THE WEAK COLD FRONT THAT MOVES THROUGH TONIGHT. CLEARING SKIES ALONG WITH A COLD AIR MASS OVER THE AREA WILL BRING BELOW FREEZING TEMPERATURES FOR SEVERAL HOURS MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING IN THE CENTRAL VALLEY AND DELTA AREA. (more…)