Apr 292012
Stranded boater rescued

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — APRIL 25, 2012 — West Sacramento’s Fire Boat 41 gave a tow to a boater in need on the evening of April 17. The sailboat owner said he did not have any water to drink and hadn’t eaten in three days, reports the city fire department. He told local media all […]

Apr 132012
Missing man found on riverbank

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — APRIL 11, 2012 — A missing Elk Grove man was found on West Sacramento’s riverfront March 26, and carried up the riverbank to get medical help. The unidentified man was about 75 years old and had been missing for two days. Further details about the man were unavailable. The man was […]

Apr 042012

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — Sergeant Nathan Steele of the West Sacramento Police Department announced recently that the department is making new ventures into “social media” and communications. Using the “Nixie” system, citizens can sign up to receive information from police as a text message on their cell phone or by email. Citizens can also find […]