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Suspects in mortgage fraud case in Elk Grove sentenced in U.S District Court

November 13, 2018 |  
Three suspects in a mortgage fraud scheme that involved 14 properties in Northern California including one in Elk Grove, were sentenced on Friday, November 9 at U.S. District County in Sacramento by Judge Garland Burrell Jr.  
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Granite Bay man pleads guilty to defrauding federal government

November 9, 2018 |    
A Granite Bay, California man, Jim A. Meron, pleaded guilty on Monday, November 5 in U.S. District Court in Sacramento to defrauding the government-procurement fraud scheme... Read More

Sacramento man indicted for international money laundering, marijuana grow operations in Elk Grove

October 9, 2018 |  
A Sacramento man was indicted at U.S. District Court in Sacramento as part of a massive international money laundering scheme that included illegal marijuana grow houses in Elk Grove.

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Ex-rap mogul 'Suge' Knight set to get 28 years in prison

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight is expected to be sentenced Thursday to nearly three decades in prison at a Los Angeles court hearing that comes nearly four years after he killed one man and injured…... Read More

Reactions to Bill Cosby getting 3 to 10 years in prison

Reactions to a judge on Tuesday sentencing Bill Cosby to three to 10 years in prison for drugging and sexually assaulting a woman:... Read More

Now online: digitized Sacramento Police mug books from 1860s-1940s

Now online: digitized Sacramento Police mug books from 1860s-1940s

The Center for Sacramento History (CSH) is excited to share a recently completed project: they have digitized 126 Sacramento Police Department (SPD) and Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office mug books and uploaded them to the Internet Archive. 

 

CSI: Old City Cemetery

CSI: Old City Cemetery

Saturday, June 17, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. Dig into the sordid underbelly of Sacramento's past and learn how dogged investigators were able to solve some of the worst crimes this city has seen. Step into the boots of those Sherlock Holmes' of the graveyard shift and uncover the secrets of early crime detection.

The tour convenes at the10th Street gate. There is ample free street parking on surrounding streets. The tour costs $10 per person (cash only) and will be collected at the gate on a first-come, first-served basis. Ticket sales are limited to the first 50 sold. For more information, call (916) 448-0811. Sacramento Historic City Cemetery, 1000 Broadway, Sacramento, CA 95818