Nov 302014

NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 26, 2014 — State officials conducted a sting operation Nov. 5-6 to catch people violating contractor laws. A total of 112 people may face criminal charges resulting from the sting, reports the California State License Board (CSLB). The sting took place in seven cities — including West Sacramento, where ten people were […]

Sep 022014

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 27, 2014 — The Yolo County District Attorney’s office has filed charges against an employee of Washington Unified School District for felony embezzlement, the News-Ledger has learned. The charges, filed last week, do not contain detailed information. They identify the defendant as Mary Elizabeth Colby. The complaint alleges that Colby […]

Aug 272014

NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 27, 2014 — A West Sacramento man and his girlfriend are facing prison for a pair of robberies in which the woman solicited prostitution from the victims, and the man showed up to rob them. According to the office of Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig, the robberies took place in the […]

Jul 012014
Northern Yolo: $75,000 in restitution for care, euthanasia of fighting roosters

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JUNE 25, 2014 — (Photos added to web version of this article) Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced that on June 13, Yolo County Superior Court Judge Daniel Maguire awarded $75,135 to the County in restitution following convictions of an illegal cockfighting operation. In January, a Yolo County Jury convicted […]

May 142014

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 14, 2014 — By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor A north-city police standoff lasted several hours but ended peacefully Friday night. The incident occurred at an apartment at 815 Bryte Avenue. Police responded when a woman called 911. A dispatcher noted that “banging and yelling” was heard in the background of […]