Tuesday, March 2, 2021

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Colusa teen arrested for gun theft

A Colusa teenager was arrested Thursday, the day after he allegedly walked into Kittle’s Outdoor and Sport Co. on Market Street, in Colusa, and...

DA’s Office arrests Williams school board member

On Friday, the Colusa County District Attorney’s office arrested Rosa Elia Orozco Lopez – a second-term trustee for the Williams Unified School District –...

Colusa County Jail rid of Butte County felon

A career criminal sentenced Sept. 2 in Colusa County Superior Court to two years in state prison is being tossed back to his home...

Sacramento man takes plea deal

A Sacramento man was sentenced to 90 days in Colusa County Jail after pleading no contest to two petty theft charges. Aaron Janez Drolz, 28,...

Otterson sentenced for grand theft of animal

Tucker Michael Otterson, the 29-year-old former Stonyford resident who was accused of unlawfully killing two cows in Colusa County last year and decapitating one,...

Williams man sentenced to state prison for domestic violence

A Williams man was sentenced last week to three years in state prison for domestic violence after he was rearrested in Fresno County for...

Accused killer facing felony enhancement

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ON THE DOCKET (04/08/2020)

Derick Michael Garcia, 25, of Sacramento, pleaded not guilty on April 1 to charges of corporal injury to a spouse, assault by means likely...

Inmate accused for battery in jail 

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Inmate Walks Away from Konocti Conservation Camp

California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) officials are searching for a minimum-security inmate who walked away from Konocti Conservation Camp in Lake County...

Arrest Log (02/11/2021)

Tania Elizabeth Romo, 28, of Live Oak, CA, was arrested by the California Highway Patrol on 02/03/2021, at 10:55 PM, in the area of...

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...

Olivehurst man sentenced for trafficking meth

A Yuba County man with a lengthy criminal history was sentenced June 3 to nearly three years in prison on drug and firearm charges,...

Former cop accused of theft considering plea deal

The former Colusa police officer accused of embezzlement and theft waived his right to a timely preliminary hearing last week in order for his...

Arrest log (03/18/2020)

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Arrest Log (11/11/2020)

Leon Madan, 42, of Sacramento, CA, was arrested by the Colusa Police Department on 11/03/2020, at 2:52 PM, in the area of Highway 45...

District Attorney works to keep Ramazzini in jail

In their fight to keep a convicted murderer behind bars, the Colusa County District Attorney’s Office is taking on a new opponent: the State...

Bizarre drug store burglaries baffle police

The Colusa Police Department is actively looking for two people who they believe used a large rock to break through the front door of...

Accused gang member pleads guilty to robbery

On the second day of his jury trial, Nickolas Roberto Rojas, 25, of Colusa, an admitted member of the Sioc Street Norteños, pleaded guilty...

Arbuckle man facing charges for evading peace officer

An Arbuckle man with a lengthy criminal history could have his past behavior come back to haunt him if he is convicted of his...

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...

Alleged street crime tied to gang violence

Colusa County Superior Court Judge Jeffrey A. Thompson found there is sufficient evidence for Nickolas Roberto Rojas, 25, and Andy Garcia, 22, to be...

Detectives nab Gridley man for Princeton Post Office burglaries 

A man wanted in Colusa County on a bad check charge was arrested on Thursday in connection with the recent vandalism and mail theft...

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...

Cause of death released in Arbuckle double-homicide

Last week, the Colusa County Sheriff’s Office released the results of the autopsies for the two women found murdered in Arbuckle on  Jan. 25,...

Williams man learns what not to wear in court

You might wear clothes that are a walking advertisement for a social or political group, but the courtroom is not the place for them. Colusa...

Arrest log (02/26/2020)

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Lake County man busted for carjacking 

A Clearlakes Oaks man was arrested in Yolo County after demanding a vehicle from a Williams woman on Sunday.  Lt. Chris Miller, of the Williams...

Yuba City man arrested on drug, and stolen property charges

After receiving a notice to be on the lookout for a black Toyota Prius from Colusa County Sheriff’s Office dispatchers on Saturday, the occupants...

Williams school board member guilty of voter fraud 

Rosa Orozco-Lopez, a member of the Williams Unified School District Board of Trustees, pleaded guilty last Wednesday to a series of misdemeanor charges in...

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