Nevada County District Attorney's Office

Colfax woman arrested on elder abuse charges

A Colfax woman turned herself into the Auburn Police Department Monday on charges of elder abuse.  On April 17 a victim reported to the Auburn Police Department that she found ...

Sentencing pushed back for Lake of the Pines conman

A Lake of the Pines man guilty of 11 counts of false pretenses in connection to cons against several of his neighbors has a new sentencing date. William Lawson Campbell is schedul ...

Lake of the Pines con says he plans to make things right

Some local residents shared their opinions about a Lake of the Pines man’s court case and potential prison sentence after a change of plea Monday. William Lawson Campbell, who w ...

Lake of the Pines alleged conman set to be sentenced

A Lake of the Pines man who faced 29 felony counts for allegedly conning several of his friends and neighbors won’t be seeing a trial. William Lawson Campbell, who was 64 when h ...

Lake of the Pines alleged conman has trial date

A Lake of the Pines man faced with 29 felony counts for allegedly conning $650,000 out of local community members may have a trial this year. William Lawson Campbell, who was 64 w ...

Opossum hacker gets 10 days in jail

A teenager accused of viciously hacking an opossum started his 10-day jail sentence after entering a no-contest plea in Nevada County Superior Court Thursday. Carter Livingston, a ...

Alleged conman facing judge, loss of house

A Lake of the Pines alleged conman could lose his home Friday and will be facing a judge soon. William Lawson Campbell, who was 64 when he was arrested in October, is facing 29 fe ...

Alleged con man’s court date continued

A Lake of the Pines man charged with 78 felonies related to fraudulent investments schemes is scheduled for court this week. William Lawson Campbell, who was 64 when he was arrest ...

Lake of the Pines man facing felonies

A Lake of the Pines man is out on bail after allegedly using his dead girlfriend’s state welfare card for several months. Richard Doyle Lewis, 48, was arrested Monday and is cha ...

Alleged Lake of the Pines con man case could be moving forward, attorney says

A Lake of the Pines man charged with 78 felony counts rooted in allegedly making phony investments for several of his neighbors will face the court Jan. 13. William Lawson Campbe ...