Local Interest News

Sheriff’s Homeless Outreach Team has a new email address

The Homelesss Outreach Team (HOT) email is now NorthHOT@sacsheriff.com or you can reach them at 874-1025

They handle illegal camping.

If you see aggressive panhandling, it is not allowed in the unincorporated county, including:

  • Median strips
  • gas stations
  • banks and ATMS within 35 feet
  • motor vehicles within 200 feet of intersection
  • shopping centers and retail and business establishments, with 25 front of their driveways
  • public transportation vehicles within 50 feet of transit stops

Report aggressive panhandlers to Sheriff: (916) 874-5115.

Do you Need Help? Homeless or need assistance? Call Sacramento County’s Human Assistance Department to find out what assistance you may qualify for. This includes, housing, substance abuse, food stamps, medical insurance and more. Call (916) 876-9963


About the author

John Todd

Born and raised in Rio Linda, graduate of Rio Linda High School, and resident for most of the last 50 years. Committee Chair for the Rio Linda Elverta Visions Committee, announcer for the Rio Linda Little League Parade, Keeper of the Archway Lights, and outspoken advocate for the community.

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