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SAN DIEGO COUNTY HAS AN AWESOME NEW TOOL TO COMBAT SEX TRAFFICKING

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 24, 2019 / comments

San Diego County has a new crime-fighting RV at its disposal.

The mobile command center, which will be used in anti-sex-trafficking operations, was unveiled at the San Diego County Administration Center in Kearny Mesa last week. It is 37 feet long and can hold a variety of equipment used to find and rescue sex trafficking victims, according to NBC News. It can also hold victims’ family members who sometimes accompany rescue teams.

Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 6-23-19

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 24, 2019 / comments

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The following people are on the arrest log of June 23, 2019, as reported by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department:

What to do about unsafe drivers?

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 23, 2019 / comments

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"I don’t know if it’s the nicer weather that is bringing out all the crazier drivers on SPR, but praying everyone gets to their destinations safely. Just almost got taken out by a newer champagne or taupe colored Tahoe that crossed over to our side of the road (person was eating and speeding). Stay safe and Happy Sunday"  writes Kerryann Combs

Pam Haskins responds: "There are things we can do.. yes a wee bit of work but... 

1. If you call in speeders/ negligents we get more CHP attention.

Volunteers Collaborate to Restore El Dorado County’s Water Supply and Ancient Forests

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 23, 2019 / comments

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Caples Ecological Restoration Project

Placerville, Calif. — On June 23 – 24, July 19 – 20, and August 2 – 3, a group of forest managers and conservationists will be working to move a critical forest restoration project in the Caples Creek watershed near Kirkwood towards completion.

At 8,800 acres, the Caples Ecological Restoration Project is the largest prescribed burn ever proposed in the Central Sierra. The project will reintroduce fire to some of the

Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 6-22-19

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 23, 2019 / comments

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The following people are on the arrest log of June 22, 2019, as reported by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department:

BRENDA CHESSHER    
JN1902667    BRENDA    NICOLE    CHESSHER    F
PV    20190622    RELEASED    32    E
273.5(A)    F    CRPL INJ:SPOUS/COHAB/DATE    $50,000.00

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