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Crime Log: July 9-14

July 9 8:15 a.m. An attempted vehicle burglary occurred on Sophia Parkway. 1 p.m. A 77-year-old woman reported stolen registration from her vehicle on Wilson Boulevard. 1:15 p.m. A 19-year-old woman’s cell phone was stolen while she was working at Target. 1:26 p.m. Grand theft from an unlocked vehicle was reported on Wilson Boulevard. July […]

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EDH Crime Watch: July 3-8

The following information comes from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Break-ins July 3: Two vehicles were burglarized on Tea Rose Drive in El Dorado Hills. Mailbox damaged July 3: An Oak Tree Circle resident reported that someone pried open a cluster mailbox. Cash grab July 3: A man reported that someone stole cash rom his parents’ bedroom on Garlenda Drive […]

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EDH Crime Watch: June 25-30

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Warranted June 25: Deputies arrested an 18-year-old man on a misdemeanor warrant on Mertola Drive. Struck June 25: A 17-year-old girl reported that someone threw something at her windshield, causing damage, on Silva Valley Parkway. Break-in June 26: A thief broke into a vehicle parked […]

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EDH home destroyed

A family lost everything in this early Sunday morning blaze on Merriam Lane in El Dorado Hills. Photo courtesy of EDH fire

A family lost its home in a Sunday morning blaze. El Dorado Hills firefighters responded to the fire call on Merriam Lane at about 2 a.m. “Firefighters arrived to find heavy fire showing through the roof of a two-story residential structure,” EDH Division Chief/Fire Marshal Mike Lilienthal told Village Life. “A strong wind was blowing embers […]

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Cameron Park Crime Watch: June 2015

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Funny money June 1: A counterfeit bill was collected from a Cameron Park Drive business. Close call June 1: An attempted burglary was reported on Sudbury Road. On a spree June 1: Deputies arrested a 19-year-old man who allegedly stole a woman’s debit card […]

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EDH Crime Watch: June 18-24

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Taken June 18: A Grand theft was reported on Royal Oaks Drive. Scary encounter June 19: A woman reported that a man blocked her path and chased her down the bike trail along Silva Valley Parkway. Caught in the act June 19: A Raleigh Way resident […]

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Fire threatens homes near Latrobe

A helicopter drops water on the burning brush. The fire was contained to 7 acres.

A fire made residents in the northeastern Latrobe area nervous as flames surged through dry vegetation Wednesday afternoon. “There were homes threatened at one point,” said Cal Fire public information officer Brice Bennett. “The fire moved really fast. So we ordered a lot.” Crews from Cal Fire, El Dorado Hills and Cameron Park responded to […]

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