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May 112012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 2, 2012 –   Information for this ‘Police Log’ has come directly from original police reports and documents. The information includes citizen complaints and other statements that have not substantiated or proven by an investigation or a courtroom.   April 24, 9:06 a.m. A Southport parent reported that a 16-year [...]

May 102012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 9, 2012 – A West Sacramento man was convicted last week of sexually abusing his seven-year old daughter. Part of the evidence included 20 videos on the man’s cell phone showing him engaging in sexual acts with the girl.   After police received a report that Michael Martinez had been [...]

May 092012
 

NEWS-LEDGER – May is “Bike Month,” with officials throughout the region encouraging people to use their bicycles for commuting, errands and recreation. The target is 1 million miles of pedaling for residents of the six-county region in May. Events include “Bike to School Day” on May 9, “Capitol BikeFest” on May 10, and “Bike to [...]

May 082012
 
$5,000 reward in cat-burning case

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — MAY 8, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor What looked like a “ball of fire” moving through Circle Park late Wednesday night turned out to be somebody’s idea of a very cruel prank. A cat had been lit ablaze and turned loose. Witnesses walking near Circle Street and Alabama Street at [...]

May 082012
 
Cash for local scholarships

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 2, 2012 – On April 20, the West Sacramento Rotary Club held its Foundation Dinner at the D.O. Mills building in Sacramento.  The RCHS Interact students served appetizers on the rooftop garden.  The students also bused tables for over 120 diners in the grand ballroom for this event.   Rotary [...]