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EL DORADO COUNTY ARREST and REPORT LOG 2016-05-26

by Placerville Newswire / May 26, 2016 / comments

Placerville Newswire | Arrested in El Dorado County on May 25 [corrected], 2016. -- Notable Incidents: BASS LAKE, SUBJECT REPORTED SHE WAS ROBBED AT GUNPOINT....|  VEHICLE THEFT, FALSE CHECK+, bail $43,000...|  FALSE IMPRISONMENT...|  FALSE CHECK/RECS/CERT/ETC, bail $44,500...|  WILLFUL CRUELTY TO CHILD, bail $116,000...|  UNLAWFL POSS/USE TEAR GAS, bail $66,000...|  THRTN CRIME:INT:TERRORIZE...|  INVAD PRIVCY:W/CAMCORD...|  GEORGETOWN, MALE SUBJECT ACCIDENTLY SHOT HIS LEFT FOOT WITH A SHOTGUN ROUND...|  FEMALE DID NOT PAY FOR TAXI RIDE...

School Staff and Sheriff Work to Resolve Threat at Ponderosa High School on Tuesday

by Placerville Newswire / May 25, 2016 / comments

"the student in question was removed from campus"

[Rachael Osborn] Ponderosa High School and the El Dorado Union High School District’s top priority is always the safety and well-being of our students and staff. 

Tuesday morning, a situation arose at Ponderosa High School alleging threats made by a student against the school. School officials became aware of the situation and immediately initiated an investigation in close coordination with the on-site El Dorado County Sheriff’s school resource officer. 

Experts Debate E&G in El Dorado Hills on Thursday

by Placerville Newswire / May 25, 2016 / comments

The May Meeting of the Tea Party Patriots of El Dorado Hills will feature Eric Eisenhammer from the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association and and a debate on Measures E & G.  This Meeting will be Thursday May 26th at 7pm.

EL DORADO COUNTY ARREST and REPORT LOG 2016-05-24

by Placerville Newswire / May 25, 2016 / comments

Placerville Newswire | Arrested in El Dorado County on May 24, 2016. -- Notable Incidents: ROBBERY, ADW NOT FIREARM+ bail $96,000...|  ANOY/MOL CHLD/ETC W/PRIOR, POSSESS CNTL SUB+ bail $61,500...|  LOST FIREARMS \ STOPE DR, PLACERVILLE...|  VEHICLE THEFT \ SUNSET LN, SHINGLE SPRINGS...|  MAIL THEFT \ DEER VALLEY RD, RESCUE...|   BATTERY \ MISSOURI FLAT RD, DIAMOND SPRINGS...

Detailed Analysis of Measures E and G Available Online

by Placerville Newswire / May 24, 2016 / comments

The vote-by-mail ballot information has now been delivered. The section describing the different initiatives is an unfortunate abbreviation of the total county impartial analysis of the possible impacts of Measure E and G. If voters are confused by the convoluted verbiage of these two ballot measures, they would be wise to go to the county website (edcgov.us) and click on Current Topics at the bottom left side of the page. Then click on both the Measure E and G tabs. The complete impartial analysis is an eye-opener.

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