01, Apr 2015 - ‚ÄėHonorable‚Äô former DA dies after cancer battle
Thomas M. ‚ÄúTom‚ÄĚ Marovich, Tuolumne County‚Äôs district attorney through most of the 1970s, died Friday at University of California, Davis Medical Center in Sacramento. He was 76. Marovich had a seven-month battle with leukemia.
12, Feb 2015 - Employees' Actions Lead To Contractor's Conviction And Level The Playing Field
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --¬†Licensed electrical contractor Calvin Harris, of Harris Electric, was convicted of eight felony counts on February 9 for not paying employees prevailing wages and falsifying documents to conceal his actions. The investigation was conducted jointly by the Alameda County District Attorney's Office, the California Department of Industrial Relations ...
13, Jan 2015 - CALPASC Praises Tenacity Of Yolo County District Attorney In Pursuing High Profile Bad Actor
SACRAMENTO, Jan. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Professional Association of Specialty Contractors (CALPASC) applauds the Yolo County District Attorney for the relentless pursuit of Earl James Thompson and Valery Alena Thompson who have been charged with 27 counts for fraudulent actions in association with the University of California, Davis (UCD) Tercero project. Valery Thompson was ...
18, Dec 2014 - Indictment for Pollack Pines man charged in huge Northern California wildfire
SACRAMENTO -- A man previously charged with deliberately starting a huge Northern California wildfire that burned a dozen homes has now been indicted by a grand jury, El Dorado County District Attorney Vern Pierson said Monday.
26, Oct 2014 - Marijuana an issue in state attorney general race
SACRAMENTO ‚Äď A Republican fighting to unseat California's incumbent attorney general has adopted the unconventional strategy of seeking to legalize recreational marijuana as the centerpiece of his uphill campaign. Democratic Attorney General Kamala...
24, Oct 2014 - Joint Investigations Continue To Prove Successful In Catching Cheating Construction Contractors
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The September 25 press release issued by the California Department of Industrial Relations and Orange County District Attorney's office (OCDA) demonstrates that cooperation among state and local agencies is a reliable weapon in catching contractors who knowingly commit fraud and coerce employees while cheating them and the state out of dollars ...
02, May 2014 - Jerry Brown endorses Krell for DA
Gov. Jerry Brown joined a list of top-ranking California Democrats to weigh in on the Sacramento County district attorney‚Äôs race when he announced his support Thursday for state Deputy Attorney General Maggy Krell. Maggy Krell, Todd Leras and Anne Marie Schubert