Maile Hampton, 20, of Sacramento, center holding sign, leads a group in a march as they protest the death of Freddie Gray on Florin Road on Wednesday . Hampton and others have rallied against police use of force that has been fatal in other cities.
Maile Hampton, 20, of Sacramento, center holding sign, leads a group in a march as they protest the death of Freddie Gray on Florin Road on Wednesday . Hampton and others have rallied against police use of force that has been fatal in other cities. Hector Amezcua hamezcua@sacbee.com
Maile Hampton, 20, of Sacramento, center holding sign, leads a group in a march as they protest the death of Freddie Gray on Florin Road on Wednesday . Hampton and others have rallied against police use of force that has been fatal in other cities. Hector Amezcua hamezcua@sacbee.com
Sacto 911

Sacto 911

Covering crime, police and courts in the Sacramento region

DA drops ‘lynching’ charge against Sacramento activist

April 30, 2015 05:30 PM

UPDATED May 01, 2015 11:22 AM

Comments

More Videos

Be careful with Christmas laser-light displays - pilots will thank you 0:27

Be careful with Christmas laser-light displays - pilots will thank you

NYT: Bitcoin Believers 2:22

NYT: Bitcoin Believers

This man wanted for activity inside Raley's restroom in El Dorado Hills 0:11

This man wanted for activity inside Raley's restroom in El Dorado Hills

Have you seen these fugitives? Sacramento's most wanted for the week of Nov. 16 1:49

Have you seen these fugitives? Sacramento's most wanted for the week of Nov. 16

If you witness a crime, here's what to do 1:15

If you witness a crime, here's what to do

Watch Sacramento officers try to run over Joseph Mann before shooting him 1:04

Watch Sacramento officers try to run over Joseph Mann before shooting him

Where the Rancho Tehama shootings happened 0:36

Where the Rancho Tehama shootings happened

Suspected neo-Nazi listens to charges as he's arraigned in Sacramento courtroom 1:31

Suspected neo-Nazi listens to charges as he's arraigned in Sacramento courtroom

Surveillance video shows elderly woman knocked over by robbers 0:18

Surveillance video shows elderly woman knocked over by robbers

See the frantic few minutes that ended with Sacramento police shooting Joseph Mann 7:08

See the frantic few minutes that ended with Sacramento police shooting Joseph Mann

  • Be careful with Christmas laser-light displays - pilots will thank you

    Holiday laser-light displays are fun and festive, but they can be hazardous to pilots. Here's how you can help.

Sacto 911 Staff



Nashelly Chavez
nchavez@sacbee.com
@nashellytweets

Benjy Egel
begel@sacbee.com
@BenjyEgel

Cathy Locke
clocke@sacbee.com

Anthony Sorci
asorci@sacbee.com

Darrell Smith
Superior Court
dvsmith@sacbee.com
@dvaughnsmith

More Sacto 911



Crimemapper

Send news tips

Sign up for breaking news alerts

Arrest Logs

Crime Q&A

Sacramento Bee reporter Cathy Locke answers your questions about crime news, trends and issues. Look up specific cases using Arrest Logs and Sacramento Superior Courts case database.

Submit your question