Sacramento Bracing For Possible Protests That May Follow DA's Announcement In Stephon Clark CaseThe wait for that announcement is giving the city time to prepare and work to prevent violent reactions.
Criminal Grand Juries Banned In Officer-Involved Shooting CasesThe ban, which was signed by the governor Tuesday is drawing both praise and criticism.
New Sutter County District Attorney Working To Restore Faith In Office After Sex, Financial ScandalsAmanda Hopper is the first female district attorney in the county. She has a lot on her plate when it comes to restoring the public’s faith in the office.
Davis Mother Sentenced In Drowning Death Of 5-Year-Old DaughterAquelin Talamantes, 29, was sentenced to 25 years to life, with the possibility of parole after her daughter was found dead in her trunk after a suspected drowning.
California Prostitutes Win Victim CompensationCalifornia officials have voted to allow prostitutes to receive money from a victim compensation fund if they have been raped or beaten.
California Prostitutes May Gain Victim Compensation If Attacked By Pimp Or JohnUnder the current system, those harmed in violent crimes can be paid for medical costs and related expenses, but prostitutes are excluded because their activities are illegal.
Modesto Attorney Says Break-In After He Announced DA Run Not A CoincidenceFrank Carson believes his office was targeted after he said he was running for Stanislaus County District Attorney in 2014.
Comcast Truck Kills Pedestrian In Sacramento, Driver Arrested On Suspicion Of DUIWhen interviewing the man, authorities suspected alcohol may have played a role. The man in the Comcast truck was taken to jail and whether charges are filed will be up to the district attorney.
Victim's Father: Guilty Plea In Death Of Grandson Adds Strength To Case Against Son-In-LawThe case in was reopened recently when Christina Karlsen’s widow pleaded guilty on Wednesday to killing their son in Syracuse, N.Y., in a plea deal offering 15 years to life.
Mendocino County Prosecutor Not Under Arrest After Downtown Sacramento ShootingSacramento Police now confirm they believe the person who shot a man on Wednesday in front of the Marriott Hotel was Mendocino County Deputy District Attorney Damon Gardner.
Misdemeanor Charge Filed Against Assemblywoman's Husband In Youth Soccer Incident“He said the man that scared me, hurt my arm Mommy,” said Heapy. “He lifted up his sleeve, and I saw the visible marks on my son’s arm, and that’s when I knew Rod had grabbed him.”