More Videos

Powerhouse Science Center prepares to launch to new site 2:26

Powerhouse Science Center prepares to launch to new site

'If you want to push us out, help us.' Homeless man says he has no good options but the streets. 0:28

'If you want to push us out, help us.' Homeless man says he has no good options but the streets.

Watch the Powerhouse Science Center make its 'Fast Pitch' for support 3:00

Watch the Powerhouse Science Center make its 'Fast Pitch' for support

Sacramento's apartment rental market continues to grow 1:56

Sacramento's apartment rental market continues to grow

How rain and snow made valley greener, mountains whiter in one month 0:37

How rain and snow made valley greener, mountains whiter in one month

'Being under the influence is about impairment' 0:55

'Being under the influence is about impairment'

‘My crimes are unforgivable,’ says father who killed his three children 1:31

‘My crimes are unforgivable,’ says father who killed his three children

'So how many of you enjoy coming to jail?' Counselor fights on the front lines of California's drug war 2:52

'So how many of you enjoy coming to jail?' Counselor fights on the front lines of California's drug war

Sorry, or Not: How Men Accused of Sexual Misconduct React 2:58

Sorry, or Not: How Men Accused of Sexual Misconduct React

Sexual harassment cases at the California Capitol 1:56

Sexual harassment cases at the California Capitol

  • 'It happens here' says Sacramento Black Lives Matter leader

    Led by Tanya Faison, Sacramento Black Lives Matter protesters say local police fatal shootings deserve scrutiny. Some 60 protesters gathered in front of police headquarters Saturday.

Led by Tanya Faison, Sacramento Black Lives Matter protesters say local police fatal shootings deserve scrutiny. Some 60 protesters gathered in front of police headquarters Saturday. Ed Fletcher The Sacramento Bee
Led by Tanya Faison, Sacramento Black Lives Matter protesters say local police fatal shootings deserve scrutiny. Some 60 protesters gathered in front of police headquarters Saturday. Ed Fletcher The Sacramento Bee
City Beat

City Beat

News, insight and discussion on Sacramento and its neighborhoods

Protesters urge police reforms at Sacramento City Council meeting

July 19, 2016 08:54 PM

Comments

More Videos

Powerhouse Science Center prepares to launch to new site 2:26

Powerhouse Science Center prepares to launch to new site

'If you want to push us out, help us.' Homeless man says he has no good options but the streets. 0:28

'If you want to push us out, help us.' Homeless man says he has no good options but the streets.

Watch the Powerhouse Science Center make its 'Fast Pitch' for support 3:00

Watch the Powerhouse Science Center make its 'Fast Pitch' for support

Sacramento's apartment rental market continues to grow 1:56

Sacramento's apartment rental market continues to grow

How rain and snow made valley greener, mountains whiter in one month 0:37

How rain and snow made valley greener, mountains whiter in one month

'Being under the influence is about impairment' 0:55

'Being under the influence is about impairment'

‘My crimes are unforgivable,’ says father who killed his three children 1:31

‘My crimes are unforgivable,’ says father who killed his three children

'So how many of you enjoy coming to jail?' Counselor fights on the front lines of California's drug war 2:52

'So how many of you enjoy coming to jail?' Counselor fights on the front lines of California's drug war

Sorry, or Not: How Men Accused of Sexual Misconduct React 2:58

Sorry, or Not: How Men Accused of Sexual Misconduct React

Sexual harassment cases at the California Capitol 1:56

Sexual harassment cases at the California Capitol

  • 'If you want to push us out, help us.' Homeless man says he has no good options but the streets.

    Xavier Cabano, 28, and four friends were camped out on 14th Street on Tuesday, eating snacks and guarding a large cart the group uses to store their clothes. He said his group has gotten more grief from police since residents began asking city officials to clear them out.

About This Blog


Ryan Lillis has covered the city of Sacramento, its 108 neighborhoods and its politicians since 2008. Prior to that, he covered crime at The Sacramento Bee. A native of upstate New York, Lillis has a journalism degree from the University of California, Berkeley.

Contact Lillis at rlillis@sacbee.com or 916-321-1085. Twitter: @Ryan_Lillis.