Jan 062012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — JAN 6, 2012 – The 7-11 convenience market at 1552 Jefferson Boulevard was robbed Thursday night, and the suspect is still at large. “A white male adult robbed the clerk, taking an undisclosed amount of cash, fleeing on foot,” Sgt. Nathan Steele of the West Sacramento Police Department told the News-Ledger today. [...]

Jan 042012
 

NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 28, 2011 – ‘POLICE LOG’ is a feature that appears exclusively in the News-Ledger every week. To see it regularly, make sure to become a News-Ledger subscriber. Here’s last week’s police log report: Information for this ‘Police Log’ has come directly from original police reports and documents It’s just a sampling of [...]

Dec 272011
 
New K9 training facility open

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 14, 2011 – Dogs practice climbing over & around obstacles — and taking on the ‘bad guys’ – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Police dog teams from the region celebrated the opening of a new West Sacramento K9 agility training course on Nov. 30 with a demonstration of their dogs’ [...]

Dec 222011
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 21, 2011 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor He claimed “self defense,” but gunman Christopher Allen Smith on Dec. 14 was found guilty of murder in a 2009 shooting on Jasmine Avenue in West Sacramento. Smith, who is white, killed Gidd Gomel Robinson IV, who is black, after the two [...]

Dec 092011
 
'Amber Alert' followup

NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 7, 2011 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor More information is available on a West Sacramento domestic violence incident that led to a state-wide “Amber Alert” last night. Police were concerned about the safety of three young children after their father took them away. The alert – along with names and photos [...]

Dec 062011
 

NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 30, 2011 –   The ‘Police Log’ appears weekly in the News-Ledger. From time to time, we post it here as well.   Information for this ‘Police Log’ has come directly from original police reports and documents It’s just a sampling of the reports, calls for service and arrests made by the [...]