CAMPAIGN TO FOCUS ON BRINGING DIVERSITY TO PROSECUTORS’ OFFICES Press Release Yolo County, CA – The California District Attorneys Association Foundation has launched a new campaign aimed at encouraging young people from all backgrounds to consider becoming prosecutors and fostering greater diversity in district attorney’s offices throughout the state. A new website,, provides tools… Read More →

Yolo County Mental Health Court Team Presents at Forensic Mental Health Association Conference

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – March 19, 2019 – Kristi Abbott, the Clinical Supervisor of Yolo County’s Forensic Mental Health Court team, and Supervising Deputy District Attorney Chris Bulkeley presented on the innovative Restorative Justice component of Yolo County’s Mental Health Court at the 44th annual Forensic Mental Health Association of California (FMHAC) conference in… Read More →

West Sacramento Woman Convicted of Auto Insurance Fraud

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – March 13, 2019 – On March 11, 2019, 44-year-old West Sacramento woman, Ana Griffith, was convicted of filing a fraudulent auto insurance claim. On April 4, 2016, Ana Griffith, filed a claim with 21st Century Insurance indicating her 1999 Range Rover had been vandalized while parked at her residence in… Read More →

Yolo County District Attorney’s Office Cites Five for Tobacco Sales to Minors

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – March 12, 2019- Investigators from the District Attorney’s Office conducted 27 undercover decoy operations in Davis, CA over the weekend and cited five individuals for the illegal sale of tobacco products to minors. In an effort to combat the issue of tobacco sales to minors, the Yolo County District Attorney… Read More →

Davis Woman Convicted of Auto Insurance Fraud

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – March 6, 2019- District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced today that on February 21, 2019, 48-year-old Davis woman, Megan Watkins, was convicted of two separate DUI’s, filing a fraudulent auto insurance claim, and violation of her DUI probation. On June 11, 2018, Megan Watkins, filed a claim with National General Insurance… Read More →

Yolo County District Attorney’s Office Launches new Spanish Language Services

Press Release Comunicado de Prensa – La Fiscalía Inicia Nuevos Servicios en Español (Woodland, CA) – The Yolo County District Attorney’s Office recently launched their new Spanish language services program in an effort to better communicate with the Spanish speaking population in Yolo County. Over 30% of Yolo County residents are Spanish speaking and about… Read More →

Yolo County District Attorney’s Office Announces $7.4 million Statewide Settlement with Target for Continued Environmental Violations

Press Release Woodland, CA – December 5, 2018 – Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig, as part of a coalition including California Attorney General Xavier Becerra and 23 local governments, announced today a $7.4 million statewide settlement with Target Corporation. The settlement with Target, a Minnesota-based corporation, includes enhanced environmental compliance measures and injunctive terms.… Read More →