Scam Alert: Yolo County DA’s Office warns residents about robocall scams

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – July 23, 2018 – Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig is warning residents to be wary of robocall telephone scam calls which have increased in 2018. Residents of Yolo County are receiving these phone calls on both their landlines as well as their cell phones. The number of robocalls which… Read More →

Davis Resident Graduates from Mental Health Court

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – July 3, 2018 – Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced today that on Monday June 11, 2018, 28-year-old Davis resident Jessie Tessler successfully graduated from Mental Health Court in Department Six of the Yolo County Superior Court. Mental Health Court (MHC) is a minimum 18-month court-based treatment and monitoring… Read More →

California Trucking Association Announces Partnership with Sacramento Together

Press Release (SACRAMENTO) — With more than 1,100-member companies, operating more than 400,000 trucks within California, the California Trucking Association (CTA) today announced its partnership with “Sacramento Together,” a coalition of law enforcement, state and local agencies, and community based organizations working together to combat human trafficking and exploitation in our community. “Combating human trafficking… Read More →

Woodland Man Convicted of Premeditated Gang Murder

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – May 15, 2018 – Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced that on May 11, 2018 a Yolo County jury convicted 20-year-old Woodland man Christian ‘Kiki’ Rizo of a number of crimes that occurred on June 29, 2016, including, murder in the first degree, being a prohibited person in possession… Read More →

Operation Vigilance Targets Sex Offenders

Press Release Woodland, CA – December 15, 2017 – Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced that earlier this week, Yolo County law enforcement conducted surprise compliance checks on over 300 sex offenders. “Operation Vigilance” is a program that started nine years ago with the goal to protect Yolo County citizens by ensuring that sex… Read More →

Washington Man Found Guilty of Second Degree Murder

Press Release (Woodland, CA) October 10, 2017 – District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced today that on October 6, 2017 a Yolo County Jury found 23-year-old Thomas Phillip Leae of Renton, Washington guilty of Second Degree Murder, Evading the Police Causing Death and Vehicle Theft. On October 5, 2015, Leae stole a 1999 Honda from the… Read More →

Jury Convicts Three Men in Davis Burglary Ring of 78 Felonies

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – October 3, 2017 – Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced that yesterday a jury found Joseph Hernandez, age 26, of Pinole, Joshua Givens, age 25, of Benicia, and Rakhem Bradford, age 25, of Pinole, guilty of 78 felonies related to a 2013 Davis burglary ring. (Woodland, CA) – October 3,… Read More →

West Sacramento Woman Convicted of Auto Insurance Fraud

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – September 13, 2017- District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced today that on September 8, 2017, 29-year-old West Sacramento woman Sandi Vargas was convicted of filing a false or fraudulent auto insurance claim. On October 26, 2015, Sandi Vargas, filed a claim with 21st Century Insurance indicating her 2002 Chevy Tahoe had… Read More →