Author: judythpiazza

Double Fatal Collision: Intersection of Folsom Boulevard and Parkshore Drive

This morning during the investigation into the double fatal collision that occurred last night at 6:46 p.m., Michael Sharp (21) of Folsom was arrested for two counts of Vehicular Manslaughter while Intoxicated (191.5(a) PC) and Drug Impaired Driving Causing Serious Injury or Death (23153 CVC). Due to Sharp’s injuries, he was unable to be booked into the Sacramento County Jail. No photograph of Sharp will be available. Investigation concluded Sharp was the driver of the SUV that crossed the center line and struck the victim’s sedan. Investigation and evidence obtained at the scene supported Sharp’s arrest. The Folsom Police...

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Parents Arrested for Child Endangerment and Causing a Fire

Early Saturday morning the Folsom Police Department responded to a trailer park community located at 701 Oakdale Street, near Folsom Blvd and Natoma Street in Folsom. Callers reported that a trailer in the complex was on fire, and there were still children present inside the residence. Folsom Fire Department and Sacramento Metropolitan Fire Districts arrived on scene to extinguish the fire and investigate its origin. The fast actions of a brave neighbor prevented tragedy when he located the couple’s two pre-toddler children inside the home prior to emergency services arriving. Officers assisting the fire personnel recognized that one of...

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Heroin Use on the Rise in Folsom: 5 Arrested!

Folsom Makes 5 arrests, Responds to 3 Overdoses On Sunday the 6th of February, the Folsom Police investigated three suspected Opiate overdoses involving early to mid twenties Folsom residents. In two of the overdoses it is suspected Heroin may have been involved. One of the three overdoses resulted in death. Later that same evening, a Folsom man was arrested with Opiates, while another man arrested with Opiates was interrupted intravenously using Heroin. On the 11th of February, Folsom Police investigators witnessed a suspected narcotics deal near Oak Chan Elementary. Officers conducted a vehicle stop of the suspects and ultimately arrested...

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Second Saturday Art & Wine Tasting with Tina Schmidt

Second Saturday Art with Sass and Humor August 14,  4:00 – 8:00 p.m.   Tina Schmidt who’s art has been described as Rat-pack meets the Jetson’s has become a collectors favorite. Come see her collection or originals and prints   The gallery will have limited edition prints 16″ x 20″ as well as originals and other works — all exceptionally priced.  Perfect Gifts to Reserve with Free Layaway or Financing Call the gallery at (916) 351-1623                                                         Art for Children :                       Let the Masters Be Our Model  Our first class was a hit, with many more requests...

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