Notice of Press Conference – February 22, 2017

Yolo DA will Announce the Arrest of Frank T. Rees in Connection with Death of Baby Justice Rees Press Release (Woodland, CA) – February 21, 2017 – The Yolo County District Attorney will hold a press conference tomorrow morning to announce the arrest of 31-year-old Woodland resident Frank T. Rees in connection with the death… Read More →

Yolo County District Attorney Citizens Academy Applications Now Being Accepted

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – February 17, 2017 – District Attorney Jeff Reisig announces the sixth annual Yolo County District Attorney Citizens Academy which is sponsored by the Yolo County District Attorney’s Office in cooperation with the Yolo County Sheriff’s Office, the California Highway Patrol, the Davis Police Department, the UC Davis Police Department, the… Read More →

Parole Board Denies Release in ’92 Gang Slaying

Harold Rigsby shot and killed Pierre Fortier because he had disrespected the Broderick Boys Press Release (Woodland, CA) – February 17, 2017 – Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced that on February 16, 2017 40-year-old convicted murderer Harold Rigsby was denied release at a parole hearing at RJ Donovan State Prison in San Diego,… Read More →

Yolo County District Attorney Cracks Down on Unlicensed Contractors

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – February 10, 2017- District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced today that the Yolo County District Attorney’s Office Workers’ Compensation Fraud Unit recently coordinated a joint operation in Woodland, CA with the Contractors State License Board, the Sutter County District Attorney’s Office, and the Woodland Police Department. The goal was to hold… Read More →

West Sacramento Man Convicted of Domestic Violence

Paul Keola beat the victim causing great bodily injury Press Release (Woodland, CA) – February 6, 2017 – District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced that on February 3, 2017, a Yolo County jury found 54-year-old West Sacramento man, Paul Keola, guilty of severely beating a woman who he had been dating. On September 4, 2016 shortly… Read More →

Mexican Consulate-General Offices Host Hate Crimes Training

The ADL, Yolo DA & Sacramento DA presented a training to offices in San Francisco, Sacramento, San Jose and Fresno Press Release (Woodland, CA) – February 3, 2017 – On February 2, 2017, the Consulate-General in Sacramento, San Francisco, Fresno and San Jose hosted a training on hate crimes with the Anti-Defamation League in San… Read More →

Davis Man Who Killed Child Sentenced to Life in Prison

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – January 31, 2017 – Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced that this morning Yolo County Superior Court Judge Paul Richardson sentenced 24-year-old Davis man Darnell Deangelo Dorsey to 50 years-to-life in state prison for killing his girlfriend’s 19 month old son. On January 22, 2014, Dorsey was at home… Read More →