Suspected shooters in court
Three men suspected in the fatal shooting of a state Capitol staffer during a shootout with an off-duty police officer are to return Thursday to Sacramento Superior Court. Emillo Angelo Castillo, 28, Armando Antonio Castillo, 27, and Luis Alfonso Castillo, 29, face murder and attempted murder charges in the Nov. 6 incident outside the Capitol Casino card room. Bystander Nicholas Broadway, 36, was killed in the shooting.
Input on police chief sought
The Sacramento City Council is hosting a community meeting to hear what residents want in a new police chief and discuss the “Officer on Next Door Policing strategy.” The meeting, which is open to the public, is scheduled from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the South Natomas Community Center, 2921 Truxel Road. For information, call 916-808-7003.
SACOG board meets
The Sacramento Area Council of Governments’ Board of Directors meets at 9:30 a.m. at 1415 L St., Suite 300, Sacramento. Go to www.sacog.org for more information.
Falkenstein exhibit at Crocker
The “Claire Falkenstein: Beyond Sculpture” exhibit continues at Crocker Art Museum, 216 O St., Sacramento. Falkenstein (1908-97) was an experimental artist who explored media, techniques and processes. Beside sculptures, she was also a painter and maker of prints, jewelry, glass, films, stage sets for dance, public murals, fountains and architectural commissions. The exhibit, which runs through Dec. 31, includes 65 key works from the early 1930s through the 1990s. The museum is open from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday. Go to www.crockerartmuseum.org for more information.