The American River Current

Suspect wanted for indecent exposure near ARC campus

A photo of the suspect from the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department's Facebook page. the suspect is wanted for indecent exposure near the American River College campus.
(Screencapture from the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department's Facebook page)

Matthew Peirson

May 1, 2016

The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department is on the lookout for a suspect wanted for indecent exposure in an incident that occurred on April 20 near the American River College campus. According to a press release from the sheriff’s department, the male suspect yelled at a female who was stopped in tra...

Stabbing near ARC leaves one victim

A stabbing occurred outside the 99 Cents Store on Auburn Boulevard Wednesday, leaving one victim with non life-threatening injuries. The altercation that led to the stabbing was over a bike, according to Sacramento County Sheriff's Department public information officer Tony Turnbull. (Photo by Itzin Alpizar)

Itzin Alpizar

April 7, 2016

A stabbing occurred after an altercation over a bike between two men outside the 99 Cents Store near the American River College campus at around 5:20 p.m Wednesday, according to Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department public information officer Tony Turnbull. The victim, a 36-year-old male, received n...

Opinion: ARC should install LED lights

With the end of daylight saving time, many students have classes that start after the sun goes down. Installing LED lights would increase the safety of students during the nighttime on campus. (Photo by John Ferrannini)

Matthew Peirson

November 24, 2015

Walk around the American River College campus after the sun has gone down and it can be a rather dim and dark place. ARC should look into installing LED lights throughout its campus and parking lots. Breezeways and almost any area not inside Davies Hall or immediately next to a classroom door is either...

Student recounts strong-arm robbery

American River College student Monea Mitchell, 18, was the victim of a strong-arm robbery at the No. 1 bus stop on College Oak Drive, next to the main campus (Photo by John Ferrannini).

John Ferrannini

November 2, 2015

Update, Nov. 3 at 9:56 a.m.: This story has been updated to clarify the fact that the police told Monea Mitchell's mother that Monea had to call 911 because they needed to track her location. After her nighttime English class got out on Oct. 19, American River College student Monea Mitchell was waiti...

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