Yolo County District Attorney and Health and Human Services Agency Schedule Series of Community Engagement Meetings for New Grant Proposals

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – February 11, 2019 – There will be a series of Community Engagement Meetings aimed at getting feedback from the public in the development of two new Yolo County grant proposals. Representatives from the District Attorney’s Office and Health and Human Services Agency will present concepts for programming that would be… Read More →

Learn about the Criminal Justice System at the Yolo County District Attorney Citizens Academy

Applications now being accepted Press Release (Woodland, CA) – February 8, 2019 – District Attorney Jeff Reisig announces the eighth 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… Read More →

Fourth & Hope Obtains Funding for New Transitional Housing Program

The Yolo County District Attorney wrote and submitted the successful grant application Press Release (Woodland, CA) – December 31, 2018 Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced that on December 26, 2018, his office’s grant team successfully assisted Fourth & Hope in obtaining funding to start a new transitional housing program. The grant will provide… Read More →

Antioch Man Ordered to Pay $2.8 Million For Illegally Growing Cannabis

Press Release | Filed Complaint | Judgment (Woodland, CA) – December 21, 2018 – Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced today that his office has secured a judgment against a cannabis cultivator, 28-year old Daniel Lopez from Antioch, who had grown hundreds of cannabis plants in Yolo County without a license. The Honorable Kent O’Mara issued the judgment… Read More →

Two Agricultural Companies to Pay $18,500 in Penalties and Costs After Failing to Comply With Pesticide Laws

Press Release | Nutty Forest Complaint | Nutty Forest Stipulated Judgment | Samara Ranch Stipulated Judgment | Samara Ranch Complaint Woodland, CA – December 20, 2018 – Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced today that Samara Ranches Yolo LLC and Nutty Forest LLC will each pay $18,500 in penalties and costs to resolve claims relating to their failures to… Read More →

Mental Health Court Team and Clients Celebrate Another Successful Year

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – December 19, 2018 – Mental Health Court (MHC) team members celebrated another year of success during the week leading up to Christmas. By holding events for program participants and graduates, the Mental Health Court team hopes to foster a sense of community among Mental Health Court clients and the county… Read More →

Davis Man Convicted of Driving Under the Influence of Marijuana

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – December 11, 2018 – On December 6, 2018, 19-year-old Davis man Dylan Dion Davies was convicted by a Yolo County jury of driving under the influence of marijuana as a result of traffic collision in the City of Davis on October 16, 2017. Mr. Davies made a left hand turn… Read More →

Murderer Who Killed Infant Son Again Denied Parole

Davis Man Manuel Bermudez killed his 14-month-old son in 1994 Press Release (Woodland, CA) – December 6, 2018 – District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced that on December 6, 2018, Board of Parole Hearing Commissioners denied parole for another five years to 48-year-old convicted murderer, Manuel Bermudez. The hearing took place at the California Health Care… Read More →

Local Gang Member Convicted of Machine Gun and Drug Charges

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – November 30, 2018 – On November 29, 2018, the Honorable David Rosenberg found 30-year-old Woodland man Brandon Vidales guilty of eleven felonies including Selling, Manufacturing or Converting Firearm into a Machine Gun, Possession for Sale of Methamphetamine, four counts of Felon in Possession of a Firearm, three counts of Importation… Read More →