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
20230920-061 Safety is Sharing, Safety is Caring: September is Pedestrian Safety Month
20230916-060 Homicide Investigation - 2600 Block of Kit Carson Street
20230913-059 Homicide Investigation – 2900 Block of Connie Drive

UPDATE - In the early morning of September 14, 2023, Sacramento Police Detectives arrested 32 year old Corey Harrison of Sacramento for homicide related charges.

20230912-058 Officer-Involved Shooting 300 Block of L Street
20230906-057 Homicide Investigation - 1000 Block of Florin Road

UPDATE - On 9/19/2023, Sacramento Police Department Detectives arrested 43-year-old Amatari Mabinton for Homicide related charges with the assistance Elk Grove PD SWAT.

20230905-056 Fatal Collision Involving Police Vehicle Arrest - I-5 and Sutterville Road
20230831-055 Sacramento Police Department Holding DUI Checkpoint September 1st
20230831-054 Serial Sexual Predator Arrested
20230830-053 Officer-Involved Shooting Video Release – 3800 Block of 24th Street
20230827-052 Fatal Hit-and-Run Collision – Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard & 21st Avenue

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