MCCC Justice Leadership Awards Luncheon Scheduled – Nominations Sought

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – August 4, 2017 The Yolo County District Attorney’s Multi-Cultural Community Council announces their Justice Leadership Awards Luncheon which will be held on Thursday, September 28, 2017, 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 Multi-Cultural… Read More →

District Attorney Recovers Restitution for Victims of Bad Check Writers

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – August 4, 2017 – District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced that past year has been very successful for the Yolo County District Attorney Check Prosecution Unit. For the fiscal year 2016-2017, a total of $161,813 in restitution was collected for Yolo County merchants and residents, and the total value of the… Read More →

DA’s Office Releases Four-Year Report on Neighborhood Court Program

Report Provides Comprehensive Analysis of Program Development, Challenges, and Achievements from 2013 to Present Press Release (Woodland, CA) – August 2, 2017 – District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced the release of a comprehensive “Four-Year Report on Neighborhood Court.” Initially developed by the District Attorney in 2013, in collaboration with community members and civic leaders, Neighborhood… Read More →

West Sacramento Man Sentenced To 42 Years in State Prison For Vehicular Manslaughter and Domestic Violence

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – July 21, 2017 – District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced that on July 20, 2017, the Honorable Paul K. Richardson sentenced 33-year-old West Sacramento man Steven Hendrix on two separate cases. First, the Court sentenced the Hendrix on one count of gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated, one count of driving while… Read More →

Man Sentenced to 10 Years State Prison for Beating Wife

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – July 6, 2017 – District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced that on June 30, 2017, Yolo County Superior Court Judge David Rosenberg sentenced 45-year-old West Sacramento man, Dellawar Shah Saidwal, to 10 years and 4 months in state prison for spousal abuse and making criminal threats. His sentence also included enhancements… Read More →

District Attorney Reports Three Separate Convictions of Auto Insurance Fraud

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – July 6, 2017 – District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced that over the past week, there were three separate cases that resulted in convictions for auto insurance fraud. In the first case, 27-year-old Davis woman, Shelene Hopp, was convicted of filing a false or fraudulent auto insurance claim. Hopp had been… Read More →

More So-Called “Non-Violent Second-Strikers” Get Early Prison Release

Many who are released quickly reoffend Press Release (Woodland, CA) – July 3, 2017 – The Yolo County District Attorney’s Office regularly publishes a list of convicted criminals who have been granted early release from prison by the State of California. Since the beginning of the program, 41 inmates with committing felony offenses from Yolo… Read More →

Tractor Supply Company to Pay $485,400 in Hazardous Waste Settlement

Stores throughout the State improperly handled and disposed of hazardous wastes Press Release | Filed Complaint | Filed Stipulation and Judgment Woodland, CA – June 28, 2017 – Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig, along with 35 other California District Attorneys, announced today that Yolo County Superior Court Judge Samuel McAdam has ordered Tractor Supply Company, Inc., and one… Read More →

Sacramento Man Sentenced to 78 Years to Life for Rape

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – June 15, 2017 – District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced that on June 9, 2017, Yolo County Superior Court Judge David Reed sentenced 30-year-old Sacramento man, Marcelus Coleman, to 78 years-to-life for forcible rape, forcible oral copulation, violations of restraining orders, domestic violence, resisting arrest and enhancements for a forcible sex… Read More →

West Sacramento Man Convicted of Domestic Violence

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – May 31, 2017 – Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced that on May 30, 2017, after a three day jury trial, a Yolo County jury convicted 45-year- old West Sacramento man Dellawar Saidwal of Domestic Violence and Criminal Threats charges. In a separate Court trial the Honorable Judge Rosenberg… Read More →