Visiting Richmond Sex Offender Caught with Gun in EDC, Again

by Placerville Newswire / Aug 19, 2016 / comments

A "frequent Flyer" to the county jail is Deja Stocks of Richmond.  She was arrested again, less than a year after she was arrested in the county for having an illegal handgun.

Deja Stocks is a 24-year-old Registered Sex Offender that was found guilty of, "Sex Penetration With Foreign Object Of Victim Unaware Of Nature Of Act" and is prohibited from possessing a gun.

Last year, 09-05-2015, Deja Stocks was arrested in the county for: FELON/ETC POSS/ETC F/ARM; CRRY LOAD F/ARM:PUB:S/CIR; PROHIB OWN/ETC AMMO/ETC.

EL DORADO COUNTY ARREST and REPORT LOG 2016-08-18

by Placerville Newswire / Aug 19, 2016 / comments

Placerville Newswire | Arrested in El Dorado County on Aug 18, 2016. -- Notable Incidents: FELON/ETC POSS/ETC F/ARM, bail = $345,000...|  CONSPIRACY:COMMIT CRIME...|  THEFT...|  [3x] CHILD CRUELTY:POS INJ/DTH...|  VEHICLE THEFT...|  DIAMOND SPRINGS, JUVENILE SUSPECT CITED FOR BATTERY ON SCHOOL GROUNDS...|  GARDEN VALLEY, DEPUTIES WERE DISPATCHED TO A REPORTED NARCOTICS DETAIL ON SCHOOL GROUNDS...|  VICTIM REPORTED HER HUSBAND PUSHED HER OUT OF A VEHICLE...

Sex Offender Compliance Check Nets El Dorado County Sheriff's Office Three

by Placerville Newswire / Aug 18, 2016 / comments

EDSO Sergeant Tasha Thompson announces that On August 17, 2016, the El Dorado County Sheriff's Office, along with allied agencies, conducted a Sex Offender Compliance Check throughout the county.  

Three males were found to be out of compliance for failing to register.  

All three were arrested and booked into the El Dorado County Jail.

[EDSO Courtesy Booking photos of Walter Warden, Darryl Miller, and Erik Baker.]

Another Historic Presidential Tahoe Summit

by Placerville Newswire / Aug 18, 2016 / comments

[By Joanne S. Marchetta]  Lake Tahoe was at a crossroads in 1997. The lake’s famous water clarity, once measuring 100 feet, was declining year after year because of stormwater pollution from roads and developed areas and erosion from streams damaged by logging and cattle grazing. 
 

Counterfeit Money, IDs, Credit Cards found in Sheriff Bust of Two Women in Disabled Car

by Placerville Newswire / Aug 18, 2016 / comments

(Tanya Starks and Kimberly Higgins Mug Shots Courtesy: El Dorado County Sheriff's Office)  The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a disabled vehicle in the roadway of Strolling Hills Road near the Safeway in Cameron Park.  Deputies contacted two females inside a disabled vehicle.

One of the females, Tanya Starks, was determined to be on felony searchable probation.  The other woman in the car has been identified as Kimberly Higgins.

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