18-year-old Sentenced for 2017 Murder of Stepfather

by Placerville Newswire / Nov 22, 2019 / comments

[El Dorado County District Attorney]

Sly Park Controlled Burn on Friday, November 22

by Placerville Newswire / Nov 21, 2019 / comments


Camino —The Amador-El Dorado Unit of CAL FIRE in conjunction Sierra Pacific Industries will be conducting a fuels reduction burn of approximately 15 acres of timber under-story near the Sly Park Recreation Area in El Dorado County.

HOT Team Wins the 2019 CSAC Challenge Award

by Placerville Newswire / Nov 21, 2019 / comments

(Pictured from left to right: Sheriff John D 'Agostini, PPD Commander Joe Wren, PPD Corporal Addison Randall, Administrative Analyst Sara Dougherty, Deputy Sheriff Jeramy Buckman, Sgt. Jason Bloxsom, Undersheriff Randy Peshon. Not pictured Deputy Sheriff Jill Jenks)

[Placerville Police Department]

The EDSO HOT team received the 2019 California State Association of Counties Challenge award.

Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 11-20-19

by Placerville Newswire / Nov 21, 2019 / comments

Note: Arrests are made based upon probable cause. All are entitled to the presumption of innocence until proven guilty in a court of law.

[PR Pond]

JN1905090    ANDREW    WILLIAM    BOEL    M
PP    20191120    INCUSTODY    31    E
23152(B)    M    DUI ALCOHOL/0.08 PERCENT


by Placerville Newswire / Nov 19, 2019 / comments

[HHS, Family Caregiver Support Program]

November is National Family Caregivers Month, a time to recognize the nearly 90 million family caregivers who provide countless hours of care and support to their loved ones. "During Family Caregivers Month we want to acknowledge the selfless acts of love provided by caregivers in our County and let them know about local resources and supports," said Jennifer Cullen, supervisor of the El Dorado County Family Caregiver Support Program.