Jul 072012
 
Possible child abduction attempt

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — JULY 7, 2012 – West Sacramento police this afternoon are investigating a possible child abduction attempt that may have taken place outside a home on the 500-block of Maple Street. “(The investigation) is ongoing, and we’re not quite sure what happened,” said Sergeant Nathan Steele of the West Sacramento Police Department. “Today [...]

Jun 192012
 

NEWS-LEDGER — JUNE 13, 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.     Subscribers to the News-Ledger get to see the ‘Police Log’ just about [...]

Jun 112012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JUNE 6, 2012 – Thieves have been ripping copper wiring and pipes from cell phone towers, businesses, and even power lines in the region, turning the copper in for its cash value.   But on Thursday, West Sacramento police say they believe they caught one of the thieves. Shortly after receiving [...]

Jun 012012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — JUNE 1, 2012 – West Sacramento police are looking for help from the public in solving a shooting that occurred late last night on the 1100-block of Hobson Avenue.   Police responded to a report of a shooting at about 11:40 p.m., said Sergeant Nathan Steele of the West Sacramento Police Department. [...]

May 302012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — MAY 30, 2012 The West Sacramento Police Department has just announced that it has arrested a 17-year old local boy for “felony cruelty to animals,” after a cat was set on fire on May 2. The police did not identify the juvenile.   Witness saw a “ball of fire” moving near Circle [...]

May 292012
 

NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 23, 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.  The News-Ledger appears in the print edition of the News-Ledger nearly EVERY week — [...]

May 182012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE – The following is from a May 17 press release from the Yolo County District Attorney’s office: “District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced today that Yolo County Superior Court Judge Stephen L. Mock concluded sentencing on three gang members convicted by jury for an attack on three people in a Lowe’s parking lot in [...]