As tears stream down the face of Felicia Leivo, center, a survivor of domestic violence, she waves to thank attendees who applauded her bravery for testifying against her offender during the annual tribute to crime victims hosted by the Yolo County District Attorney's office Monday at the Woodland Opera House in Woodland. Joining her, from left, were District Attorney Jeff Reisig, victim advocate Silvia Aceves and prosecutor Diane Ortiz. Other award winners were Sarah Cassidy, Olga Sanchez and Lawrence Partida. The 2015 Hero of the year award went to John Laben.
As tears stream down the face of Felicia Leivo, center, a survivor of domestic violence, she waves to thank attendees who applauded her bravery for testifying against her offender during the annual tribute to crime victims hosted by the Yolo County District Attorney's office Monday at the Woodland Opera House in Woodland. Joining her, from left, were District Attorney Jeff Reisig, victim advocate Silvia Aceves and prosecutor Diane Ortiz. Other award winners were Sarah Cassidy, Olga Sanchez and Lawrence Partida. The 2015 Hero of the year award went to John Laben. Renee C. Byer rbyer@sacbee.com
As tears stream down the face of Felicia Leivo, center, a survivor of domestic violence, she waves to thank attendees who applauded her bravery for testifying against her offender during the annual tribute to crime victims hosted by the Yolo County District Attorney's office Monday at the Woodland Opera House in Woodland. Joining her, from left, were District Attorney Jeff Reisig, victim advocate Silvia Aceves and prosecutor Diane Ortiz. Other award winners were Sarah Cassidy, Olga Sanchez and Lawrence Partida. The 2015 Hero of the year award went to John Laben. Renee C. Byer rbyer@sacbee.com
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Yolo County crime victims honored at emotional ceremony

April 20, 2015 06:30 PM