Police & Fire
The latest on local crime and public safety.
The state's drought conditions have led to an early need of defensible space around homes, according to the firefighting agency.
A motorcyclist died after colliding into a truck near Rosemont, according to the CHP.
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No one was injured in the Wednesday fire.
The course is called "age well, drive smart."
A Vacaville pastor arrested on arson charges Friday, after a Molotov cocktail was thrown into a home occupied by six sleeping people on Thursday, was back in church on Sunday.
Americans traveling to the Games this year should be vigilant of their surroundings, officials said.
The incident happened Thursday night in the North Highlands area.
Anthony Dodson, 33, was arrested in the 3000 block of Florin Perkins Road in Sacramento by Vallejo and Sacramento police, according to Vallejo police.
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82-year-old Georgia Reese suffers from Alzheimer's, dementia and is a dialysis patient, according to the Elk Grove Police Department.
“In an effort to promote safety on California’s roadways we will have every available officer on patrol throughout the holiday travel period,” said Commissioner Joe Farrow.
A Fair Oaks man was one of two people killed on Oct. 19 while inspecting a dip in the tracks between the Walnut Creek and Pleasant Hill BART stations in Contra Costa County.
The Secret Service is investigating a "massive data breach" at the national retail chain, spanning Black Friday until Dec. 15, according to reports.
We looked at stories from across America in the year since the shootings at Sandy Hook School to try to illustrate the scale of the problem.