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
20201129-105 Homicide Investigation – 1400 Block of McAllister Avenue
20201128-104 Homicide Investigation – 1600 Block of Arden Way

UPDATE - On November 11, 2020 detectives arrested 18-year-old Damario Beck for this homicide.

20201124-103 Officer Involved Shooting Video Release – 1600 Block of Juliesse Avenue
20201123-102 Fatal Hit and Run Investigation – Folsom Boulevard and Julliard Drive
20201121-101 Homicide Investigation – La Pera Court
20201116-100 Californians Encouraged to Buckle Up on Every Trip
20201115-099 Officer Involved Shooting – 1600 Block of Juliesse Avenue
20201112-098 Officer Involved Shooting Video Release – Park City Court
20201106-097 Sacramento Police Department Publishes Results of Community and Officer Survey
20201105-096 Officer Involved Shooting – Park City Court

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