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    Seeking and Doing Justice. The Yolo County District Attorney’s Office is responsible for the prosecution of all adult and juvenile felonies and misdemeanors committed throughout Yolo County.

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  • Victim Services

    The DA’s Victim Services Program is dedicated to providing comprehensive services to victims of crime.  We are proud to provide information about the criminal justice system and ensure victims' rights are being met.

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  • Neighborhood Court-xc

    Neighborhood Court seeks to address nonviolent and low level crimes through community-based restorative solutions to swiftly redress the harm caused by these offenses outside of the traditional criminal justice system.

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  • EarlyRelease (1000x341)

    After a federal court ordered California to reduce prison overcrowding, a number of measures were put into place that result in early prison releases, including early parole consideration for individuals characterized as “non-violent second-strikers.”

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Knights Landing Man Convicted of Attempted Murder is Denied Parole

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – September 28, 2016 – Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced that on September 27, 2016, a two-commissioner panel of the Board of Parole Hearings denied parole to 57-year-old Javiad Akhtar who was convicted of attempted murder by a jury in 2002. In 2001, Akhtar went to the home of… Read More →

Woodland Man Graduates from Mental Health Court

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – September 27, 2016 – Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced today that on Monday September 26, 2016, 25-year-old Woodland resident John Carter successfully graduated from Mental Health Court in Department four of the Yolo County Superior Court. Mental Health Court (MHC) is a minimum 18-month court-based treatment and monitoring… Read More →

Woodland Woman Convicted of Vehicular Manslaughter

Jacqueline Ochoa Torres was driving after taking Xanex and Methadone Press Release (Woodland, CA) – September 22, 2016 – Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced that on September 21, 2016, Jacqueline Ochoa Torres, 27, a Woodland resident, plead no contest to vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated and driving under the influence of a drug causing… Read More →