Yolo DA’s Office Honors Crime Victims

Crime Victims’ Rights Week is April 7 – 13, 2019 Press Release (Woodland, CA) – March 11, 2019 – Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig and the Yolo County District Attorney Victim Services Program will recognize 2019 National Crime Victims’ Rights Week with the Thirteenth Annual Crime Victims’ Tribute. This year’s National Crime Victims’ Rights… Read More →

West Sacramento Man Convicted of Shooting Gun in Neighborhood

Sokcheat Pin fired the weapon towards both residences and a local church Press Release (Woodland, CA) – March 8, 2019 – On March 8, 2019, Sokcheat Pin, a 32-year-old resident of West Sacramento, was convicted of both being a Felon in Possession of a Firearm and Negligently Discharging a Firearm. On November 29, 2018, West… Read More →

Sacramento Woman Graduates from Mental Health Court Ashley Crimmins goal now is to become a social worker

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – March 6, 2019 – On March 5, 2019 29-year-old Ashley Crimmins successfully graduated from Mental Health Court in Department 14 of the Yolo County Superior Court. Ashley was born and raised in Woodland and now lives in Sacramento. Mental Health Court is a minimum 18-month court-based treatment and monitoring system… Read More →

Davis Woman Convicted of Auto Insurance Fraud

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – March 6, 2019- District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced today that on February 21, 2019, 48-year-old Davis woman, Megan Watkins, was convicted of two separate DUI’s, filing a fraudulent auto insurance claim, and violation of her DUI probation. On June 11, 2018, Megan Watkins, filed a claim with National General Insurance… Read More →

Softball Coach Charged with Sexual Assault on Multiple Victims

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – March 1, 2019 – Today 42-year-old Arizona man Buck Maldonado Thomas was arraigned in Yolo County Superior Court for multiple counts of sexual assault on two juvenile female victims. The complaint filed by the Yolo County District Attorney alleges the crimes to have occurred during the Summer of 2018 while… Read More →

Woodland Man Convicted of Gross Vehicular Manslaughter

Tyler McLean drove in opposing lane killing the driver of another car Press Release (Woodland, CA) – March 1, 2019 – On February 27, 2019, Tyler McLean, a 24-year-old resident of Woodland, was convicted of Gross Vehicular Manslaughter. On October 01, 2016, McLean was driving from Woodland to West Sacramento on Old River Road. On… Read More →

Gang Member Convicted for Shooting at Police Officers During Homicide Investigation

Press Release (Woodland, CA) – February 21, 2019 – District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced that defendant, Christian Rizo, 20, of Woodland, was found guilty of four counts for Assault with a Semi-Automatic Weapon on Police Officers, Firing a Gun at an Inhabited Dwelling, and Criminal Street Gang Activity. The jury also found that the defendant… Read More →

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 →