MCCC Justice Leadership Awards Luncheon Scheduled – Nominations Sought

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – August 3, 2018 – The Yolo County District Attorney’s Multi-Cultural Community Council announces their Justice Leadership Awards Luncheon which will be held on Thursday, October 11, 2018, from 12:00 – 1:30 p.m. at the Yolo County Atrium located at 625 Court Street, Woodland, CA. The mission of the Yolo County’s… Read More →

Cooks Collision Settles Environmental Protection Lawsuit Brought by California District Attorneys Related to Disposal of Hazardous Auto Body Repair Waste

Press Release | Filed Complaint | Final Judgment Woodland, CA – July 30, 2018 – Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig, along with 14 other California District Attorneys, announced today that a Sacramento County Superior Court judge has ordered Cooks Collision Inc. to pay $1.525 million as part of a settlement of a civil environmental prosecution alleging the auto-repair… Read More →

Yolo County District Attorney Files Suit Against Land Developers That Bulldozed Native American Burial Grounds

Press Release | Filed Complaint Woodland, CA – July 13, 2018 – Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced today the filing of a civil suit against four companies that bulldozed Native American human remains in West Sacramento. The four defendants— Albert D. Seeno Construction Co., Discovery Builders, Inc., Seecon Financial & Construction Co., Inc., and A-S… Read More →

Scam Alert: Yolo County DA’s Office Warns Residents about Rental Scams

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – July 10, 2018 – Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig is warning residents to be cautious of rental unit scams targeting individuals who are looking for rental property. The Yolo County Housing Authority recently reported seeing a number of these scams throughout the county. Scammers advertise rental properties slightly below… Read More →

Local Minority Youth Inspired by “DA for a Day” Workshop

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – July 9, 2018 – On June 22, 2018 the Yolo County District Attorney’s office and the UC Davis Early Academic Outreach Program (EAOP) co-hosted a “DA for a Day” workshop at the Yolo County District Attorney’s office. The EAOP is a nonprofit organization based at UC Davis that provides resources… Read More →

Sacramento Man Convicted of Trying to Rape Homeless Woman

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – July 5, 2018 – District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced today that on July 2, 2018, a Yolo County jury convicted 40-year-old Sacramento man Lester Louis Jones of assault with intent to commit rape and other crimes related to an assault of a homeless woman in West Sacramento.  The jury also… Read More →

Woodland Man Sentenced for Child Molestation

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – June 28, 2018 – Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced that on June 28, 2018, Yolo County Superior Court Judge Daniel Maguire sentenced 36- year-old Ted Tyler, of West Sacramento, to 72 years in state prison for the molestation of his 13 year old step-daughter. On January 10, 2018,… Read More →

Steps to Success presents NAMI “In Our Own Voice” speaker series

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – June 14, 2018 – The Yolo County District Attorney’s Neighborhood Court program, in partnership with the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) and the Yolo County Health & Human Services Agency (HHSA), will be hosting presentations of the NAMI: “In Our Own Voice” speaker series. The presentations will be accompanied… Read More →

Heder Migoya Sentenced to 16 Years to Life for 2nd Degree Murder with an Enhancement for the Use of a Knife for Murdering Dustin Dougherty

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – June 13, 2018 – District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced that on June 11, 2018, Yolo County Superior Court Judge Timothy Fall sentenced 35-year-old Guatemalan man Heder Migoya, to 15 years-to-life in state prison with an additional one year after being found guilty of 2nd Degree Murder with an enhancement for… Read More →