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CHP stop leads to large drug bust

A vehicle stop for excessive speeding on Jan. 10 led to the discovery of large amounts of suspected LSD, as well 406 capsules and...

District Attorney Year in Review

Matthew Beauchamp | Colusa County District Attorney For the past year it has been my privilege to serve as the Colus County District Attorney. This...

Traffic stop in Williams leads to drug arrest

A routine traffic stop in Williams resulted in the arrest of a 34-year-old Shingletown man on four felony drug-related charges, in addition to one...

Paradise man sentenced for second-degree murder

The man who pleaded guilty to strangling 52-year-old Paradise resident Lisa Marie Madrid to death in Butte County and dumping her body in Colusa...

Otterson takes deal, pleads guilty to grand theft of animal

Tucker Michael Otterson, the 28-year-old former Stonyford-area resident accused of multiple charges in connection with the unlawful killing of two cows on Leesville-Ladoga Road...

Otterson plea entry continued to next month

The court case for a former Stonyford resident accused of animal cruelty in relation to the unlawful killing of two cows on Leesville-Lodoga Road...

Colusa man arrested in Highway 20 hit-and-run

A driver who fled from the scene of a hit-and-run on Nov. 13 on Highway 20 has been arrested, the California Highway Patrol reported. CHP...

Sex offender in jail on fresh charges

A registered sex offender pleaded not guilty last week to charges that could send him back to prison if he is convicted. John Justice Goodman,...

Man accused of planting fake bombs found competent to stand trial

A Williams man accused of domestic violence and planting a fake bomb behind Williams City Hall has been found competent to stand trial. Troy Don...

Countywide probation sweep yields three arrests

A countywide probation compliance sweep last week yielded three arrests, including two for violations of probation and one on a warrant, according to Colusa...

CHP seeks suspect in early Monday hit-and-run

A 37-year-old Arbuckle woman suffered significant injuries early Monday during a hit-and-run along Highway 20 in Colusa, said the California Highway Patrol. The incident occurred...

Colusa man arrested after hour-long standoff with police

Early Saturday afternoon, officers from the Colusa Police Department found themselves in a tense situation as they attempted to apprehend a knife-wielding man with...

Task Force arrests Williams man on suspicion of gun, other charges

At about 12:32 PM on Oct. 24, Colusa County Task Force agents were patrolling around Colusa when they spotted a Williams man, whom they...

Robleto pleads guilty to second-degree murder

The man accused of murdering 52-year-old Paradise resident Lisa Marie Madrid in Butte County, and then dumping her body in Colusa County, pleaded no...

Otterson offered plea deal by district attorney

The former Stonyford resident accused of unlawfully killing two cows on Leesville-Lodoga Road was offered a plea deal by the Colusa County District Attorney’s...

Preliminary hearing reset for four allegedly involved with prostitution scheme

The preliminary hearings for three of the four individuals allegedly involved in a prostitution scheme in Colusa County were continued on Thursday afternoon, and...

Otterson pleads not guilty to animal cruelty, grand theft, other charges

Tucker Michael Otterson – the 28-year-old Oregon City man and former Stonyford resident accused of multiple charges in connection with the unlawful killing of...

Four arrested on felony pandering charges

A total of six people were arrested following a series of eight search warrants served in Colusa and Sutter Counties on July 25 –...

Colusa police officer interrupts robbery

An Arkansas man was arrested on charges of robbery and exhibiting a firearm in the presence of a peace officer last week after a...

Williams brothers arrested following alleged gang-related fight

Two Williams men were arrested at El Toro Loco on Thursday after they were allegedly involved in a fight outside the Williams grocery store. According...

Colusa woman arrested on suspicion of forgery, identity theft, and counterfeiting

A request for extra patrol by a landowner on the 3800 block of Highway 45 led to a 30-year-old Colusa woman being arrested on...

After evading arrest in June, alleged carjacker behind bars

Andrew Stewart MacNab, the 31-year-old San Jose man suspected of vehicle theft who allegedly led officers on a chase through Williams on June 17,...

Woman accuses Sheriff’s sergeant of sexual harassment

A Colusa County Sheriff’s Office employee filed a lawsuit against the County of Colusa on Friday that alleges she was sexually harassed, sexually intimidated,...

Stolen vehicle recovered from river

A late model SUV found floating in the Sacramento River last Wednesday turned out to be stolen from Live Oak, according to the California...

Charges filed in connection with Stonyford cow killings

The Colusa County District Attorney’s Office announced on Monday that it would be filing charges against a man who allegedly killed two cows, decapitating...

Alleged killer scheduled to enter plea on August 16

Daniel Albert Robleto, the 54-year-old man accused of killing a Butte County woman and dropping her body in Colusa County, appeared in the Colusa...

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