Camino Man runs 65 miles to Show Support for Law Enforcement

by Placerville Newswire / Jul 20, 2016 / comments

Man runs from Placerville to South Lake Tahoe to raise funds for law enforcement. (July 19, 2016)

John Bartell, KXTV 7:33 PM. PDT July 19, 2016

Bandaged Bandit Cases Cameron Park Bank

by Placerville Newswire / Jul 20, 2016 / comments

by Kurt Hildebrand -- At left is a video capture of the robber in the June 29 raid on the Kingsbury Grade U.S. Bank. At right, is a capture of the robber in the July 1 El Dorado Hills heist.

A man wearing tape on his face, who robbed a Kingsbury bank in June, is being credited with at least one other robbery in California last week.

The Bandaged Bandit wears medical or athletic tape over his face to conceal his identity.

He first struck on June 29, when he robbed the U.S. Bank located on Kingsbury Grade.

EL DORADO COUNTY ARREST and REPORT LOG 2016-07-19

by Placerville Newswire / Jul 20, 2016 / comments

Placerville Newswire | Arrested in El Dorado County on July 19, 2016. -- Notable Incidents: 2x BATTERY ON PERSON...|  FIGHT IN PUBLIC PLACE...|  VANDALISM $10000 OR MORE, bail $10,000...|  EVADING PEACE OFFICER...|  EL DORADO HILLS, SUBJECT FORCIBLY TOOK AN IPAD...|  DEATH INVESTIGATION \ SO LAKE TAHOE, AGE =43...|  CAMERON PARK, THEFT FROM RETAIL STORE WITH FORCED ENTRY...

This Charming Town In Northern California Is Perfect For A Summer Day Tri

by Placerville Newswire / Jul 19, 2016 / comments

by Joanne Kraft -- There are just some towns that exude small-town charm. They’re usually surrounded by lots of trees and water of some kind. We have thousands of these kinds of places in Northern California. But, Placerville is definitely one of our favorites. Once known as “Hangtown” because of the unlawful pioneer lifestyle and the hangings that occurred here, it’s now an idyllic place to raise a family, and the natural beauty is one of its strong suits.

EL DORADO COUNTY ARREST and REPORT LOG 2016-07-18

by Placerville Newswire / Jul 19, 2016 / comments

Placerville Newswire | Arrested in El Dorado County on July 18, 2016. -- Notable Incidents: VEHICLE THEFT...|  THRTN CRIME:INT:TERRORIZE & INDECENT EXPOSURE.  FORNI RD...|   SHORELINE DR, RESCUE, SUBMERGED VEHICLE WAS RECOVERED...|  GARDEN VALLEY, NEIGHBORS DOG ESCAPED AND HARMED A GOAT. THE DOG WAS SHOT AND KILLED FOR ITS ACTIONS...|   EL DORADO HILLS, SUSPECT STOLE SADDLE BAGS AND SIDE PANELS FROM THE VICTIM'S MOTORCYCLE...|  GOLD HILL, VICTIM ALLEGED A KNOWN SUBJECT THREW HER FROM A VEHICLE, PUNCHED AND CHOKED HER...

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