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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