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Efren Carrillo’s return date uncertain; rehab continues

Sonoma County Supervisor Efren Carrillo will remain in rehab for at least a few more weeks, allowing the embattled 5th District representative to complete the first phase of an ongoing alcohol treatment program, his defense attorney Chris Andrian said Saturday.

Santa Rosa City Council sets range for police funding

Santa Rosa got an early start to its annual budget battles Tuesday, with some of the newest faces on the council driving a lengthy and often confusing debate about funding for next year’s Police Department budget.

Big changes for Santa Rosa police

The Santa Rosa Police Department lost more than 150 years of experience this year as nine veteran and high-ranking officers retired, some with nearly 30 years on the force.

Local agencies receive $1.4 million for DUI, traffic enforcement

Sonoma County law agencies have received about $1.4 million in state grants for traffic safety and drunken-driving enforcement.