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EL DORADO COUNTY ARREST and REPORT LOG 2016-03-25

by Placerville Newswire / Mar 26, 2016 / comments

Placerville Newswire | Arrested in El Dorado County on March 25, 2016. -- Notable Incidents: STALKING, bail = $50,000... |  SEX INTERCOURSE W/MNR -18... |  IMMORAL ACTS BEFORE CHILD & CHILD CRUELTY:POS INJ/DTH... |  POSS WEAPON AT SCHOOL... |  EL DORADO HILLS, FEMALE STRUCK MALE... |  THEFT OF UTILITY SER \ BROADWAY DR, PLACERVILLE, HOUSE WAS RED TAGGED... |  TWO SWITCHBLADE KNIVES... |  THRTN CRIME:INT:TERRORIZE... |  POSS WEAPON AT SCHOOL...

EL DORADO COUNTY ARREST and REPORT LOG 2016-03-24

by Placerville Newswire / Mar 25, 2016 / comments

Placerville Newswire | Arrested in El Dorado County on March 24, 2016. -- Notable Incidents: REC KNWN STOLN PROP, POSSESS CNTL SUB w/ recent priors, bail = $147,000... |  FELON/ETC POSS/ETC F/ARM+, bail = $77,000 ... |  COMMIT MAIL THEFT+, bail = $47,500... |  COLOMA HEIGHTS RD, COLOMA, FELON WAS CONTACTED AND IN POSSESSION OF AMMUNITION... |  EXTORTION \ PARK WOODS DR, POLLOCK PINES... | HARASSMENT \ PEACE TL...

Congress Moves to Take Away Fed Law Enforcement and Give It to Local Law Enforcement Agencies

by Placerville Newswire / Mar 24, 2016 / comments

[by Cris alarcon] El Dorado County Sheriff John D'Agostini, a member of the "Constitutional Sheriffs and Peace Officers Association”, seems to be prescient in leading the effort to Localize law Enforcement.  The Sheriff has made two bold moves ahead of most that have proven to be correct as larger agencies follow his lead.

Mountain Bikers Pinned Down by Gunshots on Popular Trail

by Placerville Newswire / Mar 24, 2016 / comments

[Dave Marquis, KXTV] Folsom Lake, CA - The three mountian bike riders were about eight miles in along the popular Darrington Trail, riding hard late last Sunday morning.

"We heard some gunshots a little bit further back down the trail and didn't think anything of it," said rider Jason Enyeart, of El Dorado Hills. 

The trio continued on into a narrow valley.

"Instantly, we heard two rounds overhead," said rider Chuck Kay, of El Dorado Hills. "The classic, zip-zip, bee sound, right over our heads." 

Brad Waldow, Former Star Player for Ponderosa High School Recounts Brussels Bombing

by Placerville Newswire / Mar 24, 2016 / comments

“People started screaming, running,” recalled Waldow, a former star player for Ponderosa High School who now plays overseas. Someone speaking through tears over a microphone told everyone to evacuate as quickly as possible. “We didn’t know where we were going,” Waldow said. “People were getting pushed over, trampled. Cellphones, food, bags were flying.”

[BY CYNTHIA HUBERT]  Something told Brad Waldow that he and his Port of Antwerp Giants basketball teammate should step away from the line where they were waiting to buy snacks at the Brussels airport on Tuesday morning.

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