A former West Sacramento police officer pleaded “not guilty” Thursday to 35 counts of kidnapping and sexual offenses he allegedly committed while on patrol.
Sergio Alvarez, a 37-year old resident of the city, entered the plea in Yolo County Superior Court.
He was charged with rape and other offenses. Police spokesmen say that over a period of about a year, Alvarez assaulted a number of women he contacted while driving a patrol car on the “graveyard” shift in the West Capitol Avenue area.
The plea was made on Alvarez’s behalf by attorney Gabriel Quinnan.
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