Gone in 30 Seconds: Vehicle Theft Crew in North Natomas Caught on Surveillance Video on Sparrow Drive

At 3 AM on April 23, 2016, a three or four person crew stole a Honda Accord from Sparrow Drive in the Witter Ranch community in North Natomas (Sacramento, California). This compilation of videos captures the crime and the perpetrators. It took only 30 seconds for the thief to enter the vehicle and drive away.

Prior to the theft, the suspects walked multiple times down street and checked every door of every vehicle within camera — (More…)

Agenda for General Meeting on Thursday, October 15, 2015

Date: Thursday, October, 15 2015 Time: 6:30 – 8 PM (Arrive as early as 6 PM to order food and/or socialize) Location: Round Table Pizza, 3290 Arena Blvd., Suite 600, Sacramento

6:00 – 6:30 Socialize

6:30 – 8:00(?) An evening with Sacramento Police Department Lt. Charles Husted

WRCA welcomes Sacramento Police Department’s North Command executive lieutenant, Charles Husted.

We invited — (More…)

San Juan Reservoir Park & Sump 17 Issues – Introducing Paladin Private Security

Paladin Private Security LogoEffective June 1, 2013, the city’s Sump 17 facility at the southern end of San Juan Reservoir Park is actively patrolled by armed officers of Paladin Private Security. To support Paladin’s mission of protecting the Sump 17 facility against trespass, vandalism, and other illegal and nuisance activities, Paladin also has incidental access to the greater San Juan Reservoir Park. That means — (More…)

Special Community Meeting on Tuesday, May 28 at San Juan Reservoir Park

Residents within Witter Ranch Community Alliance boundaries who utilize and/or have interest in the safety and security of San Juan Reservoir Park and its surroundings are encouraged to attend a special Sump 17 & San Juan Reservoir Park Security Community Meeting on Tuesday, May 28. — (More…)

Burglary Attempts in N. Natomas on Monday (Including Groth Circle in Gateway West)

On Monday there were a couple of attempted burglaries in North Natomas, including one on Groth Circle in our neighborhood. Here are details and things for which to be watchful… — (More…)

Cat Burglar Strikes Home Across from Hummingbird Park

At about 3 AM, numerous valuable items were stolen from a garage across from Hummingbird Park on Chateau Montelena Way while residents slept. The thief (or thieves) apparently entered an unlocked side gate and gain entry to the garage via the unlocked door on the side of the house. It is believed the person(s) had a vehicle because the number and weight of the items would have required one. The main garage door was disengaged from the garage door opener and gently opened by hand. — (More…)

Caught on Camera: Christmas Morning Auto Burglary on Cafaro Circle

This is not the Merry Christmas message you want to see today — the Grinch struck our neighborhood this Christmas morning.

This North Natomas auto burglary was captured on surveillance cameras. It took place at about 4:30 AM on this morning on Cafaro Circle in the Witter Ranch / Gateway West community.

The images shows a man walking west on the west north sidewalk of the 100 block of street, walking between the vehicles — (More…)

Witter Ranch Community Alliance Led CBS 13’s Coverage on National Night Out

Our huge fourth annual National Night Out celebration at Witter Ranch Park tonight got the attention of several news outlets in Sacramento, but this report on CBS13 was the best.

With your help, we collected over $6,600 to purchase equipment for our nearest fire and police stations in anticipation of the upcoming ten year anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks and to honor the sacrifices of hundreds of public safety personnel who perished on — (More…)