Sacramento police officers were trying to piece together the details of a double shooting incident that occurred Saturday evening in the Shining Star area of South Sacramento.
Just before 6:30 p.m. Saturday evening, Sacramento police officers and firefighters responded to a report of a shooting in the 100 block of La Fresa Court. According to unofficial paramedic radio traffic, one victim sustained a gunshot wound to the chest and a second victim sustained a gunshot wound to the upper leg. (more…)
The Sacramento Police Department is asking for the community’s help in identifying multiple robbery suspects.
On Tuesday, January 14, 2014, at approximately 1:06 p.m., officers responded to a report of an armed robbery to a pharmacy located in the 7600 block of Hospital Drive.
Two suspects entered the open business and one of which held employees at gunpoint. (more…)
Deputy Mitchell was murdered on a traffic stop in 2006. His killer(s) is still at large.
Deputy Jeffrey Mitchell – End of Watch: October 27, 2006
In the early morning hours of Friday, October 27, 2006, Deputy Jeffrey Mitchell was patrolling a rural area of Sacramento County near Meiss and Dillard Roads. At about 3:30 a.m., Deputy Mitchell contacted Sheriff’s dispatch from his vehicle computer saying he was going to stop a white Chevrolet van that he was following. The van did not have a rear license plate. A few minutes later Dispatch tried to reach Deputy Mitchell to check on his welfare. No response was received from Deputy Mitchell. Immediately other patrol vehicles were dispatched to the location of the vehicle stopped made by Deputy Mitchell. (more…)
SacPD warns vehicle thefts are on the rise. Honda owners beware.
by Captain Neil Schneider, Sacramento Police Department, South Command
Like a stockbroker watches the stock market, I watch the “crime market”. I meet weekly with my staff (including my crime analyst) and look for what’s up and what’s down, and make determinations as to where to move my resources. (more…)
Recent shooting is now being investigated as a homicide. On Tuesday, August 27, 2013, at 3:37 p.m., officers responded to reports of a shooting in the 3800 block of Robinridge Way. Officers located the male Asian victim, in his late teens, who was unresponsive and transported to the hospital by medical personnel. (more…)
Firefighters from Engine 56 extinguish a spontaneous combustion fire in a container of rags at Tidee Didee Laundry Service
Sacramento, CA | Another fire on Otto Circle strikes at Tidee Didee laundry service while neighboring business owner saves the day.
A neighboring business owner in an industrial area off of 47th Ave and Otto Circle, came out of his business Friday evening and saw smoke and flames coming from antoher busienss.
Terry Lewallen called 911 as he was rushing to the business, forced entry to the yard, grabbed a nearby pallet jacket and got the burning (more…)
Firefighters knew total structural failure was immanent and backed out to safety.
Sacramento, CA | After an arson fire series at a former Cal Worthington dealership, the fourth fire burned it down.
Sacramento Fire Department responded to a report of smoke coming from a vacant dealership Thursday night at the south-west corner of Franklin Blvd. and Florin Rd. in South Sacramento. When Engine 56 arrived they encountered flames coming from the boarded up doors (more…)
A grass fire burns a neighborhood field surrounded by homes. When the blaze takes a run toward the homes, firefighters make a quick attack saving the structures
At 9:11PM Tuesday, SFD firefighters were called out for a grass fire in a Parkway South neighborhood. The fire was spreading towards homes at the end of Clover Glen Way. Firefighters quickly got control of the blaze before it got too close to the homes. One homeowner next to field said when he came home and rounded the corner he saw all the fire equipment then the flames heading (more…)
Firefighters extricate the trapped and injured driver of a vehicle struck by a road raging pickup truck driver according to witnesses.
Sacramento, CA | Witnesses say the driver of a truck was all over, cutting cars off and cursing at other drivers
Sunday afternoon, Sacramento Fire Department and California Highway Patrol responded to a major injury collision with extrication at the intersection of 47th Avenue and Steiner Drive.
Witnesses stated the driver of the truck was “road raging” cutting people off, and shouting at drivers coming off of Hwy 99 at 47th Ave. (more…)