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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

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

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

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

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

Suspect Arrested in Wells Fargo Bank Robbery

Suspect Arrested in Wells Fargo Bank Robbery

Posted: 03/17/2021

ELK GROVE, CA – Officers responded to a report of a bank robbery on March 16, 2021 at about 1:16 p.m. at the Wells Fargo, 5120 Laguna Boulevard. Through video surveillance, a photo of the suspect was obtained and circulated via social media. Later that same evening, an alert community member contacted law enforcement and advised they believed the subject pictured was currently inside a business in the 6000 block of Stockton Boulevard. Video surveillance confirmed the subject seen in the business was the suspect sought in the bank robbery, however, he was no longer on scene.  Read More

Early Morning Shooting Leads to Arrest

Early Morning Shooting Leads to Arrest

Posted: 03/17/2021

ELK GROVE, CA – On March 17, 2021, at about 12:45 a.m., officers were dispatched to a report of a shooting in the 8700 block of Kelsey Drive. Upon arrival, officers found an adult victim who sustained injuries during the shooting. The victim was transported to a local area hospital. The shooter, 51-year-old, Viancia Roberson, was contacted on scene and detained.  Read More

EGPD - Bank Robbery Suspect Sought

EGPD - Bank Robbery Suspect Sought

Posted: 03/16/2021

ELK GROVE, CA – The Elk Grove Police Department is asking for the community’s help in locating the person responsible for a bank robbery at the Wells Fargo (5120 Laguna Boulevard) earlier this afternoon. Read More

Fatal, Single Vehicle, Collision on Whitelock Pkwy

Fatal, Single Vehicle, Collision on Whitelock Pkwy

Posted: 02/22/2021

ELK GROVE, CA – On February 22, at approximately 4:45 a.m.., the Elk Grove Police Department responded to a single vehicle collision on Whitelock Parkway, east of Franklin High Road.  Read More

EGPD Press Release - Fatal Vehicle Collision

EGPD Press Release - Fatal Vehicle Collision

Posted: 01/22/2021

ELK GROVE, CA – On January 22, 2021 at 2:14 p.m., the Elk Grove Police Department responded to a report of a vehicle collision involving a motorcyclist near the intersection of Calvine Road and Sheldon North Drive.  Read More

Be Safe, Drive Safe This New Years

Be Safe, Drive Safe This New Years

Posted: 12/30/2020

Elk Grove, Calif. – This holiday season, the Elk Grove Police Department wants to remind the public about the importance of being safe and sober when you are driving. Read More

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Two Children Missing From Elk Grove Residence

Posted: 12/19/2020

ELK GROVE, CA – The Elk Grove Police Department is seeking the community’s assistance in locating two children, 5-year-old Lexavier Lacey and 7-year-old Lemarcus Lacey (pictured below), who were last seen in their residence in the City of Elk Grove at approximately 11:30 p.m. on December 18, 2020.  Read More

Arrest Made in Hate-Related Vandalism

Arrest Made in Hate-Related Vandalism

Posted: 12/17/2020

ELK GROVE, CA – At 10:30 am on December 17, 2020, the Elk Grove Police Department received a report of vandalism that took place at the Umai Bar and Grill in the 8900 block of Grant Line Road earlier in the morning around 5:00 am. Officers arrived to find the front of the business vandalized and hate-related graffiti spray painted on the doors.  Read More