Press Releases

The Public Information Office assists members of the media in gathering information and reporting on news events that impact the residents and visitors of the City of Sacramento. Because the media is a valuable resource to keep the public informed as to the Department's activities, the Public Information Office is a central location from which members of the media could obtain information regarding the various newsworthy events in which the Department had played a part.

For all media inquiries and questions, please contact the Public Information Office by phone (916) 808-0808 or email

Latest News Releases

Release NumberTitleRelease Date
20210506-032 Sacramento Police Department Officer Arrested for Filing a False Police Report
20210429-031 Homicide Investigation – 3600 Block of 5th Avenue
20210429-030 Detectives Seeking Information Surrounding Sexual Assault Investigation
20210423-029 Homicide Investigation - 1700 Block of Capitol Ave
20210422-028 Homicide Investigation - 2100 Block of L St
20210420-027 DUI Doesn’t Just Mean Booze: Be Safe and Responsible when Consuming Marijuana
20210411-026 Homicide Investigation - 7500 Block of Skelton Way
20210411-025 Homicide Investigation - American River Bike Trail
20210405-024 Detectives Seeking Community Assistance to Identify Subjects Related to Homicide
20210402-023 Officer Involved Shooting Video Release – 5900 Block of Tangerine Avenue

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