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
20221130-112 Sacramento Police Department Awarded $390,000 Grant to Deter Unsafe Behaviors, Increase Safety on Roads
20221125-111 Homicide Investigation - 4100 Block of 23rd Street
20221122-110 Homicide Arrest - 100 Block of Olmstead Drive
20221122-109 Fatal Collision and DUI Arrest - 29th Street and Gardendale Road
20221120-108 Fatal Collision and DUI Arrest - Dry Creek Road and Marysville Boulevard
20221110-107 Fatal Hit-and-Run Collision - Arcade Boulevard and Kenwood Street
20221104-106 Homicide Investigation - 7800 Block of Center Parkway
20221103-105 Sacramento Police Department Transitions to NIBRS Crime Reporting
20221103-104 Rotary Club of East Sacramento Donates Fencing to the K9 Training Center
20221101-103 Fatal Collision Involving Police Vehicle - Bell Street and May Street

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