Lisa Serna-Mayorga

Lisa Serna-Mayorga

Mayor Johnson’s Former Aide Sentenced To 9 Months In Jail, Ordered To Repay City $19K

Mayor Kevin Johnson’s former aid, Lisa Serna-Mayorga, was sentenced to nine months in jail Monday and will repay $19,000 to the city of Sacramento as part of a plea deal reached with the district attorney.


Lisa Serna-Mayorga

Mayor Johnson’s Former Aid Expected To Enter Plea Monday In Response To Charges

Mayor Kevin Johnson’s former aid, Lisa Serna-Mayorga, is expected to enter a plea on Monday.


Lisa Serna-Mayorga makes her first court appearance since her arrest on theft charges. (credit: CBS)

Mayor’s Aide, Serna-Mayorga, Makes First Court Appearance Since Arrest

Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson’s former aide made her first court appearance since her arrest on theft charges.


Sacramento City Auditor Jose Oseguera

After Serna-Mayorga’s Arrest, Questions Remain About City Hall Safeguards

The day after police arrested a former aid to the mayor for misuse of a city credit card, the district attorney’s office has decided not to press charges against a second former city official.


Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson wants city schools to be graded to give parents more information on where to send their kids. (credit: CBS13)

Second Staffer In Sacramento Mayor’s Office Won’t Be Charged For Credit Card Misuse

A second person in the mayor’s office who was under investigation for use of a city-issued credit card won’t face any criminal charges, according to the Sacramento County District Attorney’s Office.


Joe Serna

Serna-Mayorga’s Arrest Taints Her Father’s Legacy

The late Joe Serna was Mr. Sacramento. The former mayor and civil rights leader has a city center and a school named after him. But Tuesday, not far from where Serna made his legacy, his daughter sat in jail.


city hall

Police Expand City-Issued Credit Card Misuse Investigation

The investigation over city-issued credit cards was opened this summer, after one of the mayor’s top aides admitted to using public money for personal use.



City Employee Credit Card Purchases Reveal Luxurious Spending

Sacramento city employees have used city credit cards to pay for everything from Starbucks and chocolate, to trips to Disneyland and a posh hotel in Chicago, according to records obtained by CBS13.


Lisa Serna-Mayorga

Mayor’s Ex-Aid Under Criminal Investigation For Alleged Credit Card Misuse

The scrutiny is intensifying for Mayor Kevin Johnson’s ex-aide Lisa Serna-Mayorga.


A self-portrait taken by Lisa Serna-Mayorga and posted on her webpage.

Sacramento Police Conducting Criminal Investigation Of Alleged Credit Card Abuse By Top Mayor Aide

The Sacramento Police Department is conducting a criminal investigation into Lisa Serna-Mayorga’s inappropriate use of her city-issued credit card.


A self-portrait taken by Lisa Serna-Mayorga and posted on her webpage.

One Of Mayor Johnson’s Top Aides Quits Amid Reports Of Credit Card Abuse

A member of Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson’s staff has resigned and the mayor has requested an audit into her city-issued credit card. Sacramento Police have also been asked to look into any possible criminal wrongdoing.