Nov 062014
No-contest plea in last year's fatal RV hit-and-run

NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 5, 2014 — By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor A Rio Linda man has pled “no contest” to the hit and run accident which killed a man in a West Sacramento store parking lot last November. Joshua Neil Anthon, 32, faces four years in state prison, a spokesperson from the Yolo District Attorney’s […]

May 202013

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE  — MAY 20, 2013 — The Yolo County Sheriff’s Department reported today that an inmate died on Saturday while in custody at the county jail in Woodland. The man, 29-year old Todd Alexander Phillips, was in custody since April 12 “for various felony and misdemeanor offenses,” said a statement from Lieutenant Dale Johnson […]

Mar 042013

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — MAR 4, 2013 A man walking on train tracks in West Sacramento was struck and killed by a San Jose-bound Amtrak train Sunday afternoon, reports the West Sacramento Police Department. The accident occurred at about 1:50 p.m., about 300 yards east of Harbor Boulevard. “The engineer saw the victim walking along the […]

Apr 212012

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — APRIL 21, 2012 — The suspect in yesterday’s carjackings that shut down I-80 at the Yolo Causeway is dead after a shooting involving Sacramento sheriff’s deputies at an apartment complex. Following is the entire set of press releases summarizing the incident from the West Sacramento Police Department: PRESS RELEASE  April 20 “On […]