To save lives and educate all Californians, especially young drivers, about the dangers of distracted driving, the Roseville Police Department, the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS), California Highway Patrol (CHP), Impact Teen Drivers, and more than 200 law enforcement agencies statewide are working together on increased education and enforcement efforts for National Distracted Driving Awareness Month in April and California Teen Safe Driving Week, the first week of April.
At its March 18 meeting, the Roseville City Council approved the conversion of the Roseville City Jail to an arrestee processing center when phase 2 of the South Placer County jail at the Santucci Justice Facility opens.
The South Placer County jail is just four miles from the city's facility, and is expected to open for bookings within the next year.
Three pedestrians have been killed while crossing the street in the city since the beginning of this year. Even when walking on sidewalks along well illuminated roads or crossing the street using a crosswalk, pedestrians need to take extreme care when crossing the road especially those with heavy traffic and multiple lanes.
Fishing season in Roseville's creeks--Dry Creek and all its tributaries--is over. From October 16, 2014 through May 22, 2015, all our local creeks are closed to fishing, to protect the salmon that have made their way up to our creeks to spawn.
The Roseville Police Department and Roseville Police Activities League (RPAL) offer free individual and group counseling for youths ages 8-17. Counseling is provided by CSUS university interns under the supervision of Bridgette Dean, Police Social Work Director. Groups are a safe, positive space for youths to receive support from facilitators, talk about current challenges, support one another, and make new friends. Read on for more information.