Danny Oliver’s last shift ended with the veteran Sacramento sheriff’s deputy doing something he would have done countless times before in his career, walking toward a car to see what the occupants were doing on his beat.
Lonnie Orlando Mitchell Jr. and James Louis Mitchell were blamed by a jury for sparking the 2010 barbershop shootout. The gunfire killed a young mother, Monique Roxanne Nelson, who was protecting her 2-year-old son from a firestorm of bullets.
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Jose Cruz of south Sacramento was working a gardening job outside a home near the Arden area on Coronado Boulevard and Castec Drive about 11:35 a.m. Friday when he became a central part of the dramatic crime spree that left at least two deputies shot.
Searches over the past week after failed to find a missing Southern California man whose vehicle was found at a Yolo County park, leading sheriff’s officials to announce Wednesday that they are scaling back search activities.
A Sacramento County sheriff’s undercover prostitution sting along Watt Avenue and Auburn Boulevard netted 23 people, 12 arrested for prostitution or related offenses, and 11 for other various other offenses.
In a searing closing argument, El Dorado County Deputy District Attorney Lisette Suder focused on the photos – and a path of blood – to argue that Todd Winkler killed his wife in an act of premeditated murder.