South Lake Tahoe Confronts Homeless Problems

by Placerville Newswire / May 01, 2017 / comments


SLTPD Homeless Issues—Informational Bulletin

Issue: Last Year, during the spring and summer months, the City received many complaints for homeless people causing safety and health problems in our parks and public areas. Some of these problems have been linked to violations of the law or City Code.

Key Locations:

  • Lakeview Commons
  • Campground by the Lake
  • Heavenly Village
  • Transit and Visitor’s Center (Heavenly Village and “Y”)


El Dorado Transit Student K-12 Discount Card Application

by Placerville Newswire / May 01, 2017 / comments


For a Student K-12 Discount Card Application, please provide proof of enrollment from your school along with this application.

Please send this completed form along with proof of enrollment.

Once the application is processed, El Dorado Transit staff will call you to set up an appointment at the El Dorado Transit office.

Please allow up to 21 business days for processing.

Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 4-29-17

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 30, 2017 / comments


The following people are on the arrest log of April 29, 2017, as reported by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department:

JN1702098    ALICIA    HEATHER    ANNIS    F
Facility    Date Booked    Status    Age at Booking    Arresting Agency
PV    20170429    RELEASED    28    EDSO
First 5 Charges    Misd or Felony?    Description    
Bail Amount For Each Charge
530.5(A)    F    GET CREDIT/ETC OTHER'S ID    

Spaghetti Feed Honoring Our Local Veterans

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 30, 2017 / comments


The El Dorado County Republican Central Committee (RCC) is celebrating Armed Forces Week, honoring our local Veterans, at a spaghetti feed, on Thursday, May 18th, from 5:30 to 8 pm, at the Rescue Community Center, located at 4180 Green Valley Road, Rescue.

"Murder" They Wrote in Diamond Springs Teen Arrest

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 29, 2017 / comments

[EDSO Sergeant Tasha Thompson]

On April 28, 2017, at approximately 10:54 pm, the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to a suspicious circumstance call in the 100 block of Argonaut Drive in Diamond Springs.  

Upon further investigation, deputies discovered a deceased 41 year old white male adult inside the residence who had sustained an apparent gunshot wound.  

Missing from the residence was the victim’s truck and juvenile family member who was reportedly to be at the residence.