Jul 302012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — JULY 30, 2012 – Law enforcement officials are looking for help from the public after a Chihuahua-mix dog was found in West Sacramento, apparently tortured and killed. A probation officer working with a yard maintenance crew found the dog on Thursday afternoon at 1720 Merkley Avenue, near Westacre Road. “The dog’s legs [...]

Jul 262012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — JULY 26, 2012 – Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced yesterday that on July 24, Dmitry Dudkin, a 27-year old West Sacramento resident, was convicted of two counts of child molestation after pleading no contest. Reports the D.A.’s office: “Dudkin, molested an 8-year old girl from 2009 to 2011. The crimes [...]

Jul 232012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 18, 2012 –   An investigation into a police shooting on July 9 is still underway, reports Sergeant Nathan Steele, spokesman for the West Sacramento Police Department.    Steele told the News-Ledger last week that officers responded to a domestic call on Platinum Lane (in the Ironworks subdivision near Raley [...]

Jul 112012
 

NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 4, 2012 –   ‘Police Log’ appears nearly every week in the West Sacramento News-Ledger newspaper. To see it weekly, make sure to subscribe (there’s a special offer at bottom). The incidents below come from initial police calls and arrest reports — facts have not been verified through investigation or trial. June [...]

Jul 102012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — July 10, 2012 – A man was shot by police last night as offices responded to a  “domestic assault” report on the 800 block of Platinum Lane — part of the Ironworks subdivision near Raley Field. The initial call came in at 10:41 p.m. According to a press release from Sgt. Nathan [...]

Jul 102012
 
Citizens learn about local justice system

NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 4, 2012 –   Yolo District Attorney Jeff Reisig has announced that 23 county residents graduated from the inaugural session of the Yolo County Law Enforcement Citizens Academy.   The graduation ceremony was held June 21. The Academy was sponsored by the District Attorney’s Office in partnership with the Yolo County Sheriff’s [...]

Jul 092012
 
The gang that couldn't shoot straight

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 4, 2012 –   Monday before last started out just like every other Monday morning. I got out of bed around 7:30, shaved and showered, made myself some breakfast, read quite a bit of the Sacramento Bee, and then started my leisurely walk over to the News-Ledger. It was an [...]