Press Releases

God! Not again!

God! Not again!

The assassination of Robert F. Kennedy is one of the most notorious political assassinations in the history of the United States and the killer is being considered for release without any opposition or representation on behalf of the citizens of California. The...

Outraged at  Early Releases  of Dangerous Inmates

Outraged at  Early Releases  of Dangerous Inmates

DA  Vern Pierson  Outraged at  Early Releases  of Dangerous Inmates  El Dorado District Attorney Vern Pierson is outraged at the discovery that dozens of prisoners have been released early from state prison after being convicted in El Dorado County, including two...

Justice for Heather

Justice for Heather

On June 23, 2021, in a courtroom filled with Heather’s family and friends, Anthony John Gumina pled guilty to first degree murder for killing his wife, Heather Orr Gumina. He also pled guilty to two separate incidents of felony domestic violence against Heather....

Two Separate Decades-Old Murder Cases Solved Using Genetic Genealogy

Two Separate Decades-Old Murder Cases Solved Using Genetic Genealogy

PRESS RELEASE Solved Using Genetic GenealogyTwo Separate Decades-Old Murder Cases Solved Using Genetic Genealogy Twenty-seven year old Brynn Rainey was killed in 1977.  Her body was found in a shallow grave by passing horseback riders near Stateline Stables in South...

DA Receives OTS Grant

DA Receives OTS Grant

El Dorado County District Attorney’s Office Awarded DUI Prosecution Grant