30 Seconds A 24 year old shooter opened fire in an Entertainment District similar to Sacramento’s midtown and within 30 seconds nine people were killed and 27 others were wounded. The shooter,wearing body armor reportedly had more than 100 rounds of ammunition in an popular entertainment area filled with people during the weekends. In Dayton, … More It isn’t over: Is Sacramento PD Ready?
There certain life events that haunt you. Such is the case of 25 year old Kajieme Powell of St Louis. The tragic event as most, was captured by a cell phone. CNN replayed the store footage of Mr Powell in a convenience store and his taking two energy drinks and walking out the store. His … More Time to review deadly force policy
November 2015 A jury convicted former Sacramento Police officer Gary Dale Baker, 52, of rape, forcible oral copulation, felony sexual battery, first-degree burglary and other charges July 20 after Baker broke into the woman’s apartment three different times between 2010 and 2012. The disabled victim is in her seventies and lived in a senior complex. … More Sacramento Area Officers Convicted of Rape while on Duty
Hott in Sacramento Its gonna be hot in Sacramento. Not warm, freekin hot ,anywhere from 103 to 108. Every summer, even after 20 years, I question the wisdom of my move to Sacramento, if I were in San Francisco, I … More Freaky Foul Freeloading Friday: Michael Douglas,RHONJ,The Big Wheel, FBI, No Arrest Arden Fair,
Sacramentans can exhale, the Kings are staying and the Maloof‘s are gone. Mayor Johnson efforts must be commended . Once the celebrating ends and the last bit of purple confetti is swept away, reality begins. A few weeks after the council approved a non binding $258 million term sheet. City Manager John Shirey told the … More Sacramento Downtown Arena : (Thoughts of Stockton) Voters should Approve Funding
Its a stressful time for the National Basketball Association board of governors. Two cities, Seattle Washington and Sacramento California are vying for one professional basketball team the Sacramento Kings. The issue for both cities may come down to which city is in the best position to build a new arena? In 2006, Sacramentians voted against a measure … More Sacramento Kings-Arena Deal: Seattle vs Sacramento (Seattle has the edge)
Just north of downtown Sacramento, across the American River lies the Northgate/Gardenland neighborhoods . Northgate boulevard separates the communities. Gardenland (the older of the two neighborhoods) can be traced back to the mid 1920’s , In 1926, the town of North Sacramento and the County of Sacramento approved the subdivision of Gardenland. The original subdivision map boundaries are Wilson Avenue to the … More Rape was her only way out of Northgate?