Sacramento officer seen on video punching jaywalker in face

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A California police officer seen on video hurling a jaywalker to the ground and repeatedly punching him in the face will be the subject of a criminal investigation, authorities said Tuesday. The “disturbing” and unreasonable actions of the officer, a two-year veteran of the department, were not within policy, Sacramento police […]

Grant Little League Scores Big With North Area Residents And Their Kids

DEL PASO HEIGHTS — After more than a decade of inactivity, it took all but three months to get the Grant Little League baseball program back up and running for the youth of North area of Sacramento. After Allen Wayne Warren was elected City Councilman of Council District 2, he and Mervin Brookins Sr. quietly […]

Residents Plan To Ask City Council About Carol’s Books Support

SACRAMENTO – Concerned citizens are expected to attend the Sacramento City Council meeting tonight to ask why Carol’s Books bookstore in the North area has not reopened. The meeting starts at 6:00 p.m. The OBSERVER has learned that a least five speakers will ask Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson and City Councilwoman Sandy Sheedy why the […]