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5.18.17: Defendant Sentenced for Murdering Wife

The Honorable Michael Bowman sentenced Justin Jesus to 26 years to life in prison. On May 2, 2017, …

5.12.17: Defendant Convicted for Murder by Lying in Wait

The Honorable Michael Bowman found Timothy Varmall guilty of the first-degree murder of Smurti Patel…

5.12.17: DA Schubert Announces 3rd Annual Criminal Justice Shadow Day

District Attorney Anne Marie Schubert announces that student registration is now open for the 3rd An…

5.12.17: Defendant Convicted for North Highlands Party Shooting

Ira Johnson was convicted by a jury for the second-degree murder of Rogelio Gastelum, and two counts…

5.9.17: Defendant Convicted of Kidnapping and Assault with Intent to Commit Rape

Thomas Chavez was convicted by a Sacramento Superior Court judge of kidnapping and assault with the …

5.8.17: Defendant Convicted of Two Robberies

Pierre Cleveland was convicted by jury of two counts of robbery for two separate robberies which too…

5.8.17: Defendant Pleads Guilty to Attempted Murder of His Children

Charles Ewers pled guilty to two counts of attempted murder and admitted two enhancements for causin…

5.3.17: Defendant Convicted for Murdering Wife

Justin Jesus was convicted by a jury for the first-degree murder of his wife, Elizabeth Masters. The…

5.1.17: Defendant Convicted for Child Sexual Assault

Maurice Higgs was convicted by a jury of three counts of child sexual assault on a child 10 years or…

5.1.17: Defendant Sentenced for 1997 Sexual Assault

The Honorable Marjorie Koller sentenced Joseph Brian Cox to 20 years in prison. On March 15, 2017, …


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