Yolo DA will Announce Charges Against Robert William Hodges in Connection with Death of his Three Children

Notice of Press Conference – September 18, 2017 Press Release (Woodland, CA) – September 15, 2017 – The Yolo County District Attorney will hold a press conference on Monday morning, September 18, 2017,  to announce the District Attorney’s decision of formal charges against 32-year-old West Sacramento resident Robert William Hodges in connection with the death… 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 →

Dixon Men Convicted of Robbing and Beating UC Davis Student

Press Release Woodland, CA – September 8, 2017 – A Yolo County Jury convicted Austin Cody Hughes and Demarco Marquis Rowe on September 5, 2017, of Robbery and Battery causing serious bodily injury as a result of a brazen daytime robbery in the City of Davis on April 20, 2017. Both Hughes, 21, and Rowe,… Read More →

Final Picnic Day Defendant Enters No Contest Pleas for Assault on Officers

Similar to the four other defendants, Perry accepted responsibility by admitting Felony Resisting and a Misdemeanor Battery on police officers. Perry will be also participate in a local restorative justice program. Press Release (Woodland, CA) – September 7, 2017 – District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced that Antwoine Perry entered the same plea as four co-defendants… Read More →

Davis Murderer Denied Parole

Daniel Wehner executed two UC Davis students in 1980 Press Release (Woodland, CA) – September 1, 2017 – Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced that convicted murderer Daniel Wehner was denied parole for the eleventh time on Thursday, August 31, 2017, by a two-commissioner panel of the Board of Parole Hearings. The all day… Read More →

Picnic Day Defendants Enter No Contest Pleas for Assault on Officers

Four defendants accepted responsibility by admitting Felony Resisting and a Misdemeanor Battery on police officers. Defendants will have a unique opportunity for future dismissal of the most serious conviction through a local restorative justice program. Press Release (Woodland, CA) August 31, 2017 – District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced that four defendants involved in a Picnic… Read More →

Fraud Alert: Beware of phony Jury Duty Summons phone calls

Press Release (Woodland, CA) August 30, 2017 – Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig is warning residents to be aware of fraudulent telephone calls from people posing as law enforcement or the Yolo County Superior Court claiming that you missed your jury duty summons. In the current scheme, the scammers’ claim that an arrest warrant… Read More →

Yolo County Man Convicted of Possessing Child Pornography

Quin Martin had over 29,000 pornographic images on his computer Press Release (Woodland, CA) August 28, 2017 – District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced today a Yolo County Jury found 33-year-old Quin Martin guilty of possessing child pornography on August 24, 2017. Martin is a resident of the unincorporated area of Yolo County. He was also… Read More →

District Attorney Encourages the Public to Offer Comments to State Prison Officials on Parole Regulations

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – August 25th, 2017 – The California Department of Corrections announced that the period for public comment is open on the implementation of Proposition 57. On November 8, 2016, voters approved Proposition 57, also known as the Public Safety and Rehabilitation Act of 2016.  One of the key provisions allows inmates,… Read More →