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Death Investigation Leads To Arrest

Death Investigation Leads To Arrest

Posted: 01/14/2020

ELK GROVE, CA – On December 26, 2019, at approximately 4:00 pm, the Cosumnes Fire Department responded to a 9-1-1 call of an unconscious 18-year-old male in the 9000 block of Generations Drive. Fire personnel arrived and started CPR. Fire then transported the male to Kaiser South.  Read More

Barricaded Suspect Arrested

Barricaded Suspect Arrested

Posted: 01/07/2020

ELK GROVE, CA – On Tuesday January 7, 2019, at 12:15 p.m., Elk Grove Police Department detectives were conducting surveillance in the 9800 block of Denali Circle for a search warrant, related to an active investigation, that was going to be served later in the day. However, officers observed the suspect, identified as 40-year-old Willy Ong who had an active warrant out for his arrest, in a vehicle exiting the garage of the residence. Read More

Elk Grove Police Investigate Shooting

Elk Grove Police Investigate Shooting

Posted: 12/23/2019

ELK GROVE, CA – On December 22, 2019, at 9:15 a.m., the Elk Grove Police Department responded to the 3300 block of Renwick Avenue regarding a shooting. The caller indicated she heard an argument prior to hearing gunshots.  Read More

El Dorado Savings Bank Robbery

El Dorado Savings Bank Robbery

Posted: 12/23/2019

ELK GROVE, CA – The Elk Grove Police Department is asking for the community’s help in identifying a suspect involved in a bank robbery that took place at the El Dorado Savings Bank located at 8973 Grant Line Road.  Read More

Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over 2019

Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over 2019

Posted: 12/16/2019

ELK GROVE, CA – The Elk Grove Police Department encourages everyone attending holiday parties and gatherings where alcohol may be involved to use a designated sober driver.  Read More

At-Risk Missing Juvenile Layla Black

At-Risk Missing Juvenile Layla Black

Posted: 12/05/2019

ELK GROVE, CA – The Elk Grove Police Department is asking for the community’s help in locating an at-risk missing juvenile, 13-year-old Layla Black (photo attached). Read More

EGPD Launching Operation Grinch

EGPD Launching Operation Grinch

Posted: 12/03/2019

ELK GROVE, CA. – Beginning today and continuing through the end of the month, the Elk Grove Police Department will be conducting bait package operations as well as having officers in unmarked vehicles patrolling neighborhoods throughout the city. The officers in the unmarked vehicles will focus on suspicious activity occurring in and around neighborhoods related to package theft activity. These operations will be conducted during various dates, times and locations.  Read More

EGPD Awarded OTS Grant

EGPD Awarded OTS Grant

Posted: 11/14/2019

ELK GROVE, CA- Elk Grove Police Department received a $150,000.00 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) for a one-year enforcement and education program. The money will fund various activities intended to reduce deaths and injuries on California roads. Read More

Fatal Collision on Laguna Boulevard

Fatal Collision on Laguna Boulevard

Posted: 11/13/2019

ELK GROVE, CA – On November 13, 2019, at 1:32 a.m., the Elk Grove Police Department responded to a single vehicle collision on Laguna Boulevard, just west of Haussman Street.  Read More

Fatal Hit and Run Collision

Fatal Hit and Run Collision

Posted: 11/08/2019

ELK GROVE, CA – On November 7, 2019, at 6:04 p.m., officers responded to the area of Waterman Road and Sheldon Road regarding a male lying in the roadway that had been hit by a vehicle. When officers arrived, they discovered an unresponsive 85-year-old male lying in the roadway of Waterman Road, north of Sheldon Road.  Read More

Teen Driver Safety Week 2019

Teen Driver Safety Week 2019

Posted: 10/21/2019

ELK GROVE, CA- National Teen Driver Safety Week is Oct. 20-26, and Elk Grove Police Department is asking parents and guardians to take the time to discuss with their teen the rules of the road intended to keep them safe.  Read More

Child Pornography Arrest

Child Pornography Arrest

Posted: 10/09/2019

Elk Grove Police Department detectives working in conjunction with the Sacramento Valley Hi-Tech Crimes Task Force and Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Bureau arrested 54-year-old Larry Capello, of Elk Grove for possession of child pornography.  Read More

Child Passenger Safety Week 2019

Child Passenger Safety Week 2019

Posted: 09/19/2019

ELK GROVE, CA. – Elk Grove Police Department is joining law enforcement agencies, public health departments and other community organizations to raise awareness about the importance of keeping children in the correct car seat for their age and size.  Read More

EGPD To Conduct Sobriety Checkpoint

EGPD To Conduct Sobriety Checkpoint

Posted: 09/16/2019

ELK GROVE, CA – The Elk Grove Police Department will be conducting a Sobriety/Driver's License checkpoint on Friday, September 20, 2019 at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m. Read More

September is Pedestrian Safety Month

September is Pedestrian Safety Month

Posted: 09/11/2019

ELK GROVE, CA – Elk Grove Police Department is working with law enforcement agencies across the state to promote safe behaviors that allow drivers and those on foot to get where they need to go safely. Read More

Cybercrime Investigation Underway

Cybercrime Investigation Underway

Posted: 09/05/2019

ELK GROVE, CA – The Elk Grove Police Department was recently notified by the City of Elk Grove and the Cosumnes Community Services District of an alleged cybercrime against the City of Elk Grove and the Cosumnes Community Services District.  Read More

Sobriety Checkpoint September 2019

Sobriety Checkpoint September 2019

Posted: 08/26/2019

ELK GROVE, CA – The Elk Grove Police Department will be conducting a Sobriety/Driver's License checkpoint on Sunday, September 1, 2019 at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m. Read More

Elk Grove Police Investigate Fatal Collision

Elk Grove Police Investigate Fatal Collision

Posted: 08/19/2019

ELK GROVE, CA – On August 19, 2019 at 5:14 p.m., The Elk Grove Police Department responded to a collision involving a freight train and an unidentified male adult bicyclist in the area of Bond Road, east of Elk Grove Florin Road. The bicyclist was riding eastbound Bond Road, on the north side of the roadway as the train was traveling northbound when the collision took place. The bicyclist died as a result of his injuries.  Read More

Sobriety Checkpoint August 2019

Sobriety Checkpoint August 2019

Posted: 08/12/2019

ELK GROVE, CA – The Elk Grove Police Department will be conducting a Sobriety/Driver's License checkpoint on Friday, August 16, 2019 at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m. Read More

Funeral Procession For SPD Officer O'Sullivan

Funeral Procession For SPD Officer O'Sullivan

Posted: 06/25/2019

ELK GROVE, CA – The City of Elk Grove will implement temporary traffic controls along Elk Grove Boulevard, Waterman and Sheldon Roads on Thursday, June 27th to facilitate funeral processions honoring Sacramento Police Officer Tara O’Sullivan. Read More