Feb 082014

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 5, 2014 — A West Sacramento man was arrested by Yolo County sheriff’s deputies on January 27. He was allegedly in possession of a large amount of methamphetamine, heroin and marijuana. The sheriff’s department reports that deputies conducted a traffic stop at about 11:49 p.m. that night, pulling over 56-year […]

Jan 062014

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — JAN 6, 2014 — A man is in custody after an incident Sunday evening in which he allegedly fled from an attempted traffic stop, then pointed a gun at a sheriff’s deputy and rammed his patrol car. According to Yolo County spokesman Mark Persons, the events unfolded last night after a Yolo […]

Dec 022013

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — DEC 2, 2013 — West Sacramento police report that a local man may have shot himself in the head after a police pursuit yesterday morning. Lieutenant Tod Sockman of the West Sacramento Police Department said the incident started when an officer tried to pull over a 1980 Chevrolet pickup truck for a […]

Jan 292013

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — Pick up a free cup of coffee Wednesday morning at the West Sacramento Transit Center (West Capitol Avenue at Merkley Avenue, next to the Sac City College branch.) The coffee giveaway is part of a promotion from Yolobus. The java starts pouring at 6:10 a.m. You can get a cup anytime […]

Jan 042013

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 2, 2013 — West Sacramento police staged a “DUI” and driver’s license check Friday night. The checkpoint was scheduled to run from about 7 p.m. to 3 a.m., with officers screening drivers for symptoms of being under the influence, and officers checking drivers’ licenses. The checkpoint was announced in advance […]