A jilted lover has been found guilty of first degree murder in the death of Smurti Patel in Sacramento, California.
Prosecutors say Timothy Varmall secretly stalked Patel, but made it appear his encounters with her were accidental.
Varmall is said to have first tried to win Patel’s affection, but when that failed, authorities … Read more
Several months after the arrest of some 35 people for a series of robberies targeting Asians in the California capital city of Sacramento, more incidents have been reported.
Sacramento Police report several armed robberies in the south and east area of the city.
In separate cases, two to three … Read more
California Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye swore in Sacramento’s new interim police chief Brian Louie, a 36 year veteran of the department, reports Fox 40. Louie becomes the city’s first Asian American police chief. He was sworn in by the states’ first Asian Filipina … Read more
The Sacramento Police Department says the suspects don’t appear to be connected to each other, although many used the same tactics.
Among those facing charges were several already in custody who were connected to the crimes.
With … Read more
Police are warning the Asian American community in Sacramento to be extra vigilant after a series of home invasion robberies targeting their community, reports KXTV.
Most of the victims are elderly with limited English speaking ability, but a younger victim is speaking out in hopes … Read more