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Sobriety Checkpoint July 2017

Sobriety Checkpoint July 2017

Posted: 07/20/2017

The Elk Grove Police Department will be conducting a Sobriety/Driver's License checkpoint on Monday, July 24, 2017 at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m. Read More

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Serial Bank Robbery Suspect Arrested

Posted: 07/03/2017

Detectives from the Elk Grove Police Department have made an arrest in connection with four bank robberies that took place in Elk Grove. Detectives arrested 49-year-old Joe Gonzalez (Sacramento resident) during a vehicle stop in the 2400 block of Florin Road on Thursday, June 29th.  Read More

Sobriety Checkpoint June 2017

Sobriety Checkpoint June 2017

Posted: 06/14/2017

The Elk Grove Police Department will be conducting a Sobriety/Driver's License checkpoint on Friday, June 16, 2017 at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m. Read More

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Click It or Ticket Campaign

Posted: 05/22/2017

As summer kicks off and families hit the road for vacations, the Elk Grove Police Department and the California Office of Traffic Safety are reminding motorists to Click It or Ticket. Aimed at enforcing seat belt use to help keep you and your family safe, the national seat belt campaign will take place May 22 through June 4, concurrent with one of the busiest travel and holiday weekends of the year. Read More

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May is National Bike Safety Month

Posted: 05/10/2017

The Elk Grove Police Department and the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) today call upon bicycle riders and motorists alike to be cautious during May’s National Bicycle Safety Month, and every other month during the year.  Read More

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May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

Posted: 05/05/2017

The Elk Grove Police Department is joining law enforcement statewide and across the United States in the National Motorcycle safety awareness month special enforcement operations. In addition, the California Motorcyclist Safety Program is offering special, low cost rider training classes during the month of May. Read More

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Safety Town - A Child Accident Prevention Program

Posted: 05/04/2017

As part of a continuing effort to promote youth safety, the Elk Grove Police Department, the Elk Grove Unified School District (EGUSD) and the Cosumnes Community Services District (CSD) are pleased to announce that Safety Town will be starting on July 10th at Helen Carr Castello Elementary School. Read More

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Walgreens Robbery Suspects Sought

Posted: 04/27/2017

The Elk Grove Police Department is asking for the community’s help in locating two suspects responsible for the robbery of a Walgreens. Read More

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Chase Bank Robbery

Posted: 03/25/2017

The Elk Grove Police Department is asking for the community’s help in locating the person responsible for a bank robbery that took place at the Chase Bank located at 8725 Elk Grove Boulevard. Read More

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US BANK ROBBERY SUSPECT SOUGHT

Posted: 03/21/2017

ELK GROVE, CA – The Elk Grove Police Department is asking for the community’s help in locating the person responsible for a bank robbery that took place at the US Bank located at 9230 Elk Grove Florin Road #120.  Read More

Paws on Patrol

Paws on Patrol

Posted: 02/02/2017

Elk Grove Police Department (EGPD) is harnessing the power of local pet owners through a new community watch program called Paws on Patrol. EGPD Officers want to connect with the hundreds, if not thousands, of dog walkers in Elk Grove to help sniff out suspicious activity.  Read More

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Farmers & Merchants Bank Robbery Suspect Sought

Posted: 01/18/2017

The Elk Grove Police Department is asking for the community’s help in locating the person responsible for a bank robbery that took place at the Farmers & Merchants Bank (8799 Elk Grove Boulevard).  Read More

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Vehicle & Trailer Theft Prevention

Posted: 01/01/2015

Vehicle & Trailer Theft Prevention Read More

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IRS Phone Scam Warning

Posted: 12/07/2014

In this scam, the thief poses as the IRS and makes an unsolicited call to their target. Read More