Placer County residents are encouraged to drop off unused and expired medications at a free the Medication Take-back Day on April 18. The event takes place between 9 a.m. and 12 p.m. at 10 western Placer locations.
Roseville Police hosting Coffee with a Cop on April 18
Drop by Starbucks in the Rocky Ridge Town Center (Douglas Blvd. & Rocky Ridge Dr.) anytime between 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. Saturday, April 18, for Coffee with a Cop. This is a chance to meet Roseville Police Department officers and other police staff in a relaxed, informal atmosphere, and learn more about RPD programs and services. If you have a neighborhood concern or a question you've always wanted to ask an officer, this is your chance--or just have a cup and say hi. All ages are welcome.
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.