July 8, 2016

Grass Fire in Elk Grove

A grass fire started this afternoon on Dandelion Drive, south of Calvine, near Auberry Drive. Cosumnes Fire is on the scene. The fire burned some fences […]
July 8, 2016

Retail Center Coming Near Elk Grove Outlet Mall

  In a report in their “subscriber” section, the Sacramento Business Journal is reporting that a retail center project is coming near Elk Grove’s unfinished outlet […]
July 7, 2016

EGPD Daily Watch Summary July 6

  ELK GROVE POLICE DEPARTMENT Watch Summary                 Wednesday, July 6, 2016   __________________________________________________________________________________ NIGHT WATCH No major incidents or arrests logged.  __________________________________________________________________________________ DAY WATCH Time:  0952 hours […]
July 7, 2016

Women’s Clothing Store Coming to Elk Grove Outlet Mall

  According to a report in the Sacramento Business Journal, women’s clothing and accessory retailer Francesca’s will be joining the Elk Grove Outlet Mall. The retailer […]
July 6, 2016

Elk Grove Community Hears Casino Proposal

The Wilton Rancheria Tribe held a community meeting this evening at the Falls Event Center on the proposed Elk Grove casino. A standing room only crowd […]
July 6, 2016

EGPD daily watch summary July 5

ELK GROVE POLICE DEPARTMENT Watch Summary                 Tuesday, July 5, 2016 __________________________________________________________________________________ NIGHT WATCH No major incidents or arrests […]
July 6, 2016

Wilton Rancheria Casino Community Meeting, Tonight July 6

  The Wilton Rancheria Tribe will be holding a community meeting tonight from 5:30 to 7 pm. They will present plans for the proposed casino to […]
July 5, 2016

Ground Spraying for Mosquitoes, July 5

The Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District has announced plans for more ground spraying tonight in the fight against mosquitoes and West Nile Virus    The […]
July 5, 2016

EGPD Daily Watch Summary July 1-4

  Friday, July 1, 2016   ________________________________________________________________________________ NIGHT WATCH Time:  0013 hours Report #: 16-004381 Charges: WARRANT, PC 148(A)(1), 1203.2(A) Location: 9200 block of Elk Grove Florin Rd.  Suspect: HAWKINS, HORACE (BMA, […]
July 5, 2016

Elk Grove’s Crime Rate, 2008-2015

On May 17, Elk Grove Police Department Police Chief Robert Lehner participated in an online chat on the local community website Elk Grove Laguna Forums.  He answered […]
July 5, 2016

Waterman/Sheldon Intersection Closed Starting Today, July 5

No word on the exact time the closure will take place today. The closure will last for 30 days to allow construction of the roundabout/traffic circle […]
July 2, 2016

Grass fire near I-5 south of Elk Grove 

​At around 3:45 pm a grass fire started just south of Elk Grove along intrastate 5. Multiple fire agencies are on scene including the Metro Fire […]