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Sobriety Checkpoint June 2021

Sobriety Checkpoint June 2021

Posted: 06/02/2022

ELK GROVE, CA – The Elk Grove Police Department will be conducting a Sobriety/Driver's License checkpoint on Friday, June 4, 2021 at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m. Read More

EGPD Increases Patrols For Holiday Season 2021

EGPD Increases Patrols For Holiday Season 2021

Posted: 12/01/2021

ELK GROVE, CA. – The Elk Grove Police Department will be increasing the number of officers on patrol in local shopping centers as we have been doing during the holiday season for over ten years. The increased police presence will allow officers to focus on suspicious activity occurring in and around shopping centers, which historically have experienced a seasonal increase in criminal activity. Read More

Sobriety Checkpoint October 2021

Sobriety Checkpoint October 2021

Posted: 10/25/2021

ELK GROVE, CA – The Elk Grove Police Department will be conducting a Sobriety/Driver's License checkpoint on Friday, October 29, 2021 at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m. Read More

EGPD Awarded OTS Grant 2021

EGPD Awarded OTS Grant 2021

Posted: 10/11/2021

Elk Grove, Calif. – The Elk Grove Police Department will roll out a police traffic services program to deter dangerous and illegal driving behaviors that increase the risk of crashes in the community. Read More

Investigation of Death While In Custody

Investigation of Death While In Custody

Posted: 09/23/2021

ELK GROVE, CA – On September 23, 2021, at approximately 1:00 p.m., Elk Grove police officers responded to a call for service from Consumnes Fire Department personnel requesting immediate assistance for an emergency in the area of Laguna Park Drive and Seasons Drive. An officer arrived and located fire personnel standing with an adult male. The male was acting erratic and standing outside of a vehicle stopped in the roadway. One of our Mobile Crisis Support Teams, which includes a mental health clinician, arrived on scene shortly after. Read More

Shooting Leads To Homicide Investigation

Shooting Leads To Homicide Investigation

Posted: 09/05/2021

ELK GROVE, CA – On Saturday, September 4, 2021, at 10:31 p.m., the Elk Grove Police Department responded to the 3400 block of Laguna Boulevard for a report of a shooting. Officers arrived on scene and learned an adult male was transported to an area hospital with a gunshot wound. The victim later succumbed to his injuries. The Sacramento County Coroner’s Office will release the identity of the victim after the next of kin have been notified.  Read More

Pedestrian Safety Month

Pedestrian Safety Month

Posted: 09/01/2021

Elk Grove, Calif. – September is Pedestrian Safety Month and the Elk Grove Police Department is reminding the community throughout the month about the importance of looking out for one another. Read More

August Sobriety Checkpoint

August Sobriety Checkpoint

Posted: 08/23/2021

ELK GROVE, CA – The Elk Grove Police Department will be conducting a Sobriety/Driver's License checkpoint on Friday, August 27, 2021 at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m. Read More

Arrest Made in Homicide

Arrest Made in Homicide

Posted: 08/16/2021

ELK GROVE, CA – On Sunday, August 15, 2021 at 8:23 a.m., the Elk Grove Police Department responded to the 8900 block of Sierra Street regarding a medical aid call at a residence.  Read More

Sobriety Checkpoint August 2021

Sobriety Checkpoint August 2021

Posted: 08/02/2021

ELK GROVE, CA – The Elk Grove Police Department will be conducting a Sobriety/Driver's License checkpoint on Friday, August 6, 2021 at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m. Read More

Homicide Investigation Leads to Arrest

Homicide Investigation Leads to Arrest

Posted: 06/29/2021

ELK GROVE, CA – On Tuesday, June 29, 2021, at approximately 10:00 p.m., the Elk Grove Police Department, with the assistance of the Sacramento Police Department, arrested 22-year-old, Sacramento resident, Adan Amador for the shooting death of a 37-year-old Sacramento resident. Amador was booked into the Sacramento County Main Jail on homicide charges.  Read More

Homicide Investigation

Homicide Investigation

Posted: 06/29/2021

ELK GROVE, CA – On Tuesday, June 29, 2021, at 2:23 a.m., the Elk Grove Police Department responded to the 9100 block of W. Stockton Boulevard for a report of a subject down in the parking lot. Officers arrived on scene and located an adult male, lying in the parking lot, suffering from a gunshot wound. Officers began life-saving measures, however, the victim succumbed to their injures on scene. The Sacramento County Coroner’s Office will release the identity of the victim after the next of kin have been notified.  Read More

Police Investigate Fatal Collision

Police Investigate Fatal Collision

Posted: 05/24/2021

ELK GROVE, CA – On May 24, 2021 at 08:46 a.m., the Elk Grove Police Department responded to a collision involving a Union Pacific train and an unidentified male pedestrian in the area of Elk Grove Boulevard north of Railroad Street. The pedestrian was walking on the north side of Elk Grove Boulevard when the collision took place and subsequently, he died as a result of his injuries.  Read More

Sobriety Checkpoint May 2021

Sobriety Checkpoint May 2021

Posted: 05/04/2021

ELK GROVE, CA – The Elk Grove Police Department will be conducting a Sobriety/Driver's License checkpoint on Friday, May 7, 2021 at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m. Read More

Sobriety Checkpoint April 2021

Sobriety Checkpoint April 2021

Posted: 04/21/2021

ELK GROVE, CA – The Elk Grove Police Department will be conducting a Sobriety/Driver's License checkpoint on Friday, April 23, 2021 at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m. Read More

Fatal Collision On Willard Parkway

Fatal Collision On Willard Parkway

Posted: 04/15/2021

ELK GROVE, CA – On April 14, at 3:47 p.m., the Elk Grove Police Department responded to a vehicle versus a motor driven cycle collision on Willard Parkway and Blossom Ridge Drive. Read More

Arrest Made In Homicide Investigation

Arrest Made In Homicide Investigation

Posted: 04/05/2021

ELK GROVE, CA – On April 5, 2021, Marvin Stephney (pictured below), a 36-year-old Sacramento resident, turned himself in at the Sacramento County Main Jail. Stephney was booked into jail for violation of PC 187 for the March 18, 2021 homicide of 34-year-old Davon Learson-Shafer.  Read More

Sobriety Checkpoint March 2021

Sobriety Checkpoint March 2021

Posted: 03/22/2021

ELK GROVE, CA – The Elk Grove Police Department will be conducting a Sobriety/Driver's License checkpoint on Friday, March 26, 2021 at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m. Read More

Police Investigating Homicide

Police Investigating Homicide

Posted: 03/19/2021

ELK GROVE, CA – On Thursday, March 18, 2021, at 10:25 p.m., the Elk Grove Police Department responded to the 9200 block of Starfish Way for reports of shots heard in the area. Officers arrived on scene and located an adult male, lying in the roadway, suffering from gunshot wounds. Officers and fire personnel began life saving measures, however, the victim succumbed to their injures. The name of the victim will not be released, and identification will be made by the Sacramento County Coroner’s Office.  Read More

Suspect Identified in Homicide Investigation

Suspect Identified in Homicide Investigation

Posted: 03/19/2021

ELK GROVE, CA – The Elk Grove Police Department is asking for the community’s help in locating the person responsible for the homicide that took place on Thursday, March 18, 2021, at 10:25 p.m., in the 9200 block of Starfish Way.  Read More