EL DORADO COUNTY ARREST - REPORT LOG 2016-06-27

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 29, 2016 / comments

Placerville Newswire | Arrested in El Dorado County on June 27, 2016. -- Notable Incidents: EVSDRP/REC PRIS & LAW/ETC, CRRY LOAD F/ARM:PUB:S/CIR,+ bail $67,000...|  OBSTRUCT/ETC PUB OFCR/ETC, bail $10,000...|  UNDER INFLUENCE CNTL SUB, bail $100,000...|  ENTERPRISE DR, DIAMOND SPRINGS, TWO MALE EMPLOYEES STOLE MONEY FROM THEIR EMPLOYER...|  EL DORADO HILLS, JUVENILE WHO WAS INTOXICATED...|  DIAMOND SPRINGS, DEPUTIES LOCATED HEROIN...

California Voters to decide whether to legalize recreational marijuana

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 28, 2016 / comments

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California voters will decide whether to legalize recreational marijuana after Secretary of State Alex Padilla said Tuesday that initiative proponents turned in more than enough signatures to place the question on the November ballot.

A successful vote in California would mean one in every six Americans lives in a state with legal marijuana sales, including the entire West Coast.

The initiative is promoted by a well-funded and politically connected coalition spearheaded by former Facebook president Sean Parker.

21 Dog Rescue from El Dorado Hills Hoarder elicits Plea for Help

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 28, 2016 / comments

The beautiful homes of El Dorado Hills sometimes hides ugliness behind a grand facade as we see in a case of a dog hoarder.  This week a local dog rescue organization put out a call for help to associated rescue groups to help with a rescue of 21 dogs from terrible conditions.  Kasey, a very experienced local animal rescuer went in to assess the situation and here is how Kasey described it: "such a sad and overwhelming day....We walked into what appeared to be a beautiful large home in El Dorado Hills. What did we actually walk into....21 dogs in a house that belongs to a hoarder.

WARNING - first REAL HOT week this year - Be Prepared

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 27, 2016 / comments

Get ready and stock up on water in your cars. Leave the pets at home. Wear a hat outside. Be prepared for Fire evacuation if you live in the rural areas. 

"Remember, never leave anyone or any pet in the car, not even for a minute!"

Detailed Placerville Forecast:

This Afternoon: Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. West wind around 8 mph.

Tonight: Clear, with a low around 67. West northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming east in the evening.

EL DORADO COUNTY ARREST and REPORT LOG 2016-06-26

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 27, 2016 / comments

Placerville Newswire | Arrested in El Dorado County on June 26, 2016. -- Notable Incidents: WIL DISCH F/ARM W/GRS NEG & CRPL INJ:SPOUS/COHAB/DATE...|  BATT PO/EMERG PRSNL/ETC, age 60, bail $100,000...|  VEHICLE THEFT...|  ELDER/DEP ADULT CRUELTY (SUSPECT WILLFULLY INFLICTED UNJUSTIFIED PAIN UPON HIS ELDERLY MOTHER AND FATHER)...|  SHOPLIFTING bail $20,500...|  FEMALE W/GUNSHOT WOU \ SO LAKE TAHOE...

Pages