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 →

Scam Alert: Yolo County DA’s Office Warns Residents of Immigration Fraud

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – May 31, 2018 Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig is warning individuals who are seeking help in their path to citizenship to be aware of potential scams targeting undocumented residents and their money. These kinds of scams have been negatively impacting people across California as a result of immigration issues… Read More →

Yolo County District Attorney Releases Report on Neighborhood Court

Report shows 4.8 % recidivism rate for misdemeanor offenses Press Release (Woodland, CA) – May 25, 2018 – District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced the publication of a new report providing comprehensive analysis and outcomes of a recidivism check for Neighborhood Court participants conducted in December, 2017. The study includes 640 program participants diverted through Neighborhood… Read More →

“Steps to Success” Mental Health and Addiction Diversion Program Starts

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – May 23, 2018 District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced today that the “Steps to Success” (S2S) Officer Assisted Diversion program has started in Davis. During the past week Davis Police officers received training on this new program. The project is intended to reduce recidivism and advance the recovery of people involved… 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 →

National Police Week Starts May 13th

Yolo County Law Enforcement Agencies and the Yolo County District Attorney’s Office will honor officers killed in the line of duty at a Memorial Walk Scheduled for May 18th Press Release (Woodland, CA) – May 11, 2018- Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced that the week of May 13th is National Police Week, which… Read More →

Seven Month Human Trafficking Investigation Results In Arrest

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – May 8, 2018 – Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig and Winters Police Chief John Miller will hold a public briefing tomorrow, May 9, 2018, to discuss the recent arrest of 21-year-old Contra Costa County resident Jeremiah Bessolo-Marsh. Last Friday Contra Costa County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Bessolo-Marsh on a no… Read More →