Tuesday, March 2, 2021

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Gridley man arrested for attempted murder

A Gridley man is in custody after shots were fired in the area of Balsdon Street in Grimes police said.  Just after 10:25 AM on...

Williams man charged with construction yard thefts sentenced

James Thomas Vaughn, the Williams man who was arrested earlier this year in connection with various property thefts in the region, including three at...

Wanted man arrested after possible kidnapping attempt 

A man wanted in Colusa County on suspicion of annoying or molesting a child under 18 was arrested in Willows last week after two...

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...

Suppression hearing set for Arbuckle man accused of murder

After more than a year in jail, Martin Ehrke, 50, the man charged with two counts of first-degree murder of two women at his...

Life, as I See it: Hurray!

Sometimes if you whine long enough you find someone to take pity on you. I’ve lamented for weeks about not having freshly harvested California walnuts...

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...

Colusa man sentenced to prison for shooting friend

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Arrest Log (11/04/2020)

Robert Gomes, 40, of Colusa, CA, was arrested by the Colusa Police Department on 10/27/2020, at 6:47 PM, in the area of Market and...

Accused killer facing felony enhancement

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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...

Arrest log (04/08/2020)

â–  Patricia Louise Wesley, 25, of Colusa, CA, was arrested by the Colusa Police Department on 04/01/2020, at 6:59 PM, in the alley of...

State prison for man convicted of planting fake bomb in Williams

A Williams man convicted of felony domestic violence and planting a fake bomb behind Williams City Hall has been sentenced to more than three...

Cortina man arrested on suspicion of forcible lewd acts upon a child

A 47-year-old Cortina man is behind bars, accused of committing sex crimes against a minor. Williams Combs Jr. was arrested by the Colusa County Sheriff’s...

Garcia-Vaca appears for arraignment

Salvador Garcia-Vaca sat in Colusa County Superior Court today in shackles, and a bulletproof vest as he listened to a police detective say Karen...

Search warrant, probation checks net five arrests in Arbuckle on Friday

On Friday morning, the Colusa County Task Force executed a drug related search warrant on the 700 block of Second Street in Arbuckle, which...

Colusa police looking for burglary suspect

The Colusa Police Department is investigating a burglary at Country Stop in Colusa that occurred over the Independence Day weekend. Lt. Elden Tamaz said an...

Arrest Log (04/22/2020)

Justin Dean Moss, 38, of Shingletown, CA, was arrested by the Colusa County Sheriffs Office on 04/13/2020, at 3:39 PM, in the 400 block...

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...

Inmate apprehended who walked Away from Konocti Conservation Camp

Authorities apprehended Saturday, a minimum-security inmate who walked away from Konocti Conservation Camp in Lake County on Dec. 31, 2018. Inmate Nicolas Dunning was taken...

Re-sentencing hearing for Ramazzini pushed back

  The re-sentencing hearing for convicted murderer Nathan Ramazzini, initially slated to begin next week, will be rescheduled at the request of the Colusa County...

Arbuckle woman faces criminal charges in U.S. Capitol riot

An Arbuckle woman faces federal charges after a criminal complaint filed Friday alleges she went into the U.S. Capitol during the riot on Jan....

Arrest log (06/17/2020)

â–ş Dolores Hernandez, 58, of Marysville, CA, was arrested by the Colusa Police Department on 06/09/2020, at 5:41 PM, in the area of Larsen...

Criminal proceedings stall again in Arbuckle murder case

It’s been more than three years since two Colusa women were found dead on an Arbuckle almond farm - and their families are still...

DA files new sexual assault charges for imprisoned child molester

A 48-year-old Williams man, who is currently serving a 24-year prison sentence for child molestation, is facing new sexual assault charges in Colusa County...

Arbuckle man arrested on arson charges

An Arbuckle man was arrested Thursday on suspicion of deliberately setting fire to public land along County Road 99 as he walked from Williams...

Man wanted for child sexual abuse arrested in Grimes

A Yuba County man was arrested at his family’s home in Grimes on Saturday following an investigation into child sex allegations. Shawn Michael Jones, 26,...

Accused bank robber to stand trial

Colusa County Superior Court Judge Jeffrey A. Thompson ruled Nov. 13 that there is sufficient evidence for a man, whom law enforcement said walked...

Arbuckle man receives probation for shooting dog

EDITORS NOTE: In the printed edition of this article, it was incorrectly stated that Friel killed the dog; however, this was incorrect. The dog...

Arrest log (08/05/2020)

â–ş Jose Javier Rodriguez Chavez, 48, of Colusa, CA, was arrested by the Colusa Police Department on 07/28/2020, at 1:21 AM, in the area...

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