May 262014
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — MAY 26, 2014 – A West Sacramento Police Officer fired shots at a suspect he believed was trying to ram the officer’s motorcycle during a carjacking and a police chase this morning. The suspect wasn’t hit by the gunfire, but was arrested. A carjacking victim went to the hospital for treatment. The [...]

Sep 052012
 

WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — AUG 5, 2012 – A police chase resulted in a patrol car striking and killing a pedestrian in West Sacramento last night. According to a press release from Lieutenant Tod Sockman of the West Sacramento Police Department: “On September 04, 2012 at approximately 8:30 PM an officer was in pursuit [...]

Mar 272012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — MARCH 27, 2012 – Just after going to press with tomorrow’s News-Ledger, we learned that there’s an update to one of this week’s news stories. Last Wednesday, West Sacramento police asked for help from the public catching a man who was seen in a stolen F-150 pickup truck, and then led them [...]

Mar 212012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — MARCH 21, 2012 – West Sacramento police today are looking for a felony suspect.. The man led them on a chase — which was called off for public safety when the suspect’s pickup went the wrong way on I-80. Then he left the freeway and struck another vehicle. Then the driver “bailed” [...]

Jan 182012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 18, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Seven juveniles believed to have jumped out of a stolen car in Southport were taken into custody Sunday night after an intense search that included a helicopter and K-9 dog teams. Things started at 11:43 p.m. when a call came in from [...]