PEOPLE V. WADE, BENJY- Defendant was convicted of a felony violations of Penal Code section 422, Criminal Threats, and Penal Code section 4573.6(a), Possession of Methamphetamine in Jail. Defendant was sentenced to 3 years in state prison. The case was prosecuted by DDA Neumann with assistance from Glenn County Sheriff's Office Deputy Alves, Orland Police Department Officers Simpson and Fullmore, and employees of Walmart in Willows.
PEOPLE V. DIXON, DAVID- Defendant was convicted of a felony violation of Vehicle Code section 2800.2, Evading A Peace Officer. Defendant was sentenced to 2 years in state prison. This case was prosecuted by DDA Neumann with assistance from GCSO Deputies Shelton and Zarate.
PEOPLE V. KNECHT, GABRIEL- Defendant, a 21-year-old from Hamilton City, was convicted of a felony violation of Penal Code section 187(a), 1st Degree Murder that was willful, deliberate, and premeditated. The stipulated facts were as follows: On March 16, 2018, Defendant Gabriel Knecht and 2 other defendants went to the home of Donald Zucker. While at the home of Donald Zucker, Defendant Gabriel Knecht shot and killed Mr. Zucker. Defendant was sentenced to 25 years to life with lifetime parole. This case was prosecuted by DA Stewart with assistance from Glenn County Sheriff's Office Detectives Blair and Knight.
PEOPLE V. SMITH, JACOB- Defendant was previously convicted of a misdemeanor violation of Health and Safety Code section 11377(a). Defendant was found in violation of probation for the third time and probation was terminated. Defendant was sentenced to 120 days in county jail. The case was prosecuted by DDA Coffey with assistance from Glenn County Probation Department Officer Tompkins and Orland Police Department Officer Carrillo.
Please see the attached press release for information on the Candidate Filing period for School Boards and Special Districts.
CDPH Confirms First Two Human West Nile Virus Deaths of 2018
The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) announced today two confirmed deaths in California due to West Nile virus (WNV). The deceased persons were residents of Glenn county and Yuba county.
CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 24, 2016
CDPH Urges Caution Related to Seasonal Blue-green Algae Blooms
Chrome Fire Evacuations
Glenn County, CA - Advisory evacuations are in effect for the Chrome Fire in western Glenn County. Advisory evacuation warning area includes Stony Gorge east to the community of Elk Creek. This includes area of County Road 309 south to County Road 308 and east of Stony Gorge to 2 miles west of Stony Creek.
Chrome Fire Evacuations Lifted
Free Waste Tire Collection from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Saturday May 18, 2019. The event will be held at the Corner of N. Butte St. & French St., Willows, CA. City of Willows residents only.
Passenger (car/truck/motorcycle) tires only, up to 9 tires accepted at no charge, see details in flyer.
The City of Willows, Glenn County, and Waste Management are sponsoring a clean-up day for the City of Willows.Waste Management will provide dumpsters on-site to hold waste materials to be hauled to the Glenn County Landfill.
This event is for Residents in the 95988 zip code only. Residents bringing materials are asked to have proof of residency to use this service. Examples would be a water bill or tax bill and a picture ID.
Glenn County to Test CodeRED Emergency Notification System
Congratulations to ASSISTANT DISTRICT ATTORNEY Ruby Neumann on promoting to ADA today! Thank you to the Glenn County Board of Supervisors who unanimously approved this promotion on April 30,2019! ADA Neumann has been working tirelessly as a Deputy DA for our office for the last 4.5 years on cases ranging from sexual assault, welfare fraud, juvenile adjudications, and general felonies and misdemeanors.
Congratulations to ASSISTANT DISTRICT ATTORNEY Ruby Neumann on promoting to ADA today! Thank you to the Glenn County Board of Supervisors who unanimously approved this job reclassification promotion on April 30, 2019. ADA Neumann has been working tirelessly as a Deputy DA for our office for the last 4.5 years on cases ranging from child molestation, rape, sexual assault, welfare fraud, juvenile adjudications, serious/violent felonies, and misdemeanors.
Mr. Scott De Moss was appointed by Resolution 2019-038 of the Glenn County Board of Supervisors on April 16, 2019. Mr. De Moss will take office this coming June 3, 2019.