DA VERN PIERSON ANNOUNCES CONVICTION OF BILL GENE COWAN

DISTRICT ATTORNEY VERN PIERSON ANNOUNCES CONVICTION OF BILL GENE COWAN  On September 14, 2017, in an open plea to the court Bill Gene Cowan pled to misdemeanor counts of Penal […]

IN THE EL DORADO COUNTY COURTS

IN THE EL DORADO COUNTY COURTS “In the El Dorado County Courts” is a periodic update on cases brought to you by Vern Pierson, El Dorado County District Attorney. The […]

DA VERN PIERSON ANNOUNCES FELONY CONVICTION OF STEVEN ROBERT MOON

DISTRICT ATTORNEY VERN PIERSON ANNOUNCES FELONY CONVICTION OF STEVEN ROBERT MOON FOR POSSESSING METHAMPHETAMINE FOR SALE AND FELON IN POSSESSION OF FIREARM District Attorney Vern Pierson announces the felony conviction […]

VERN PIERSON’S MT. DEMOCRAT “MY TURN” COLUMN ON THE BROKEN WINDOWS THEORY

VERN PIERSON’S MOUNTAIN DEMOCRAT “MY TURN” COLUMN ON THE “BROKEN WINDOWS” THEORY AND CONSEQUENCES OF SOFT LAWS The “Broken Windows” theory was introduced in 1982 by Social Scientists James Wilson […]

FAIL TO LEARN, DOOMED TO REPEAT – LESSONS FROM THE JAYCEE DUGARD CASE

LESSONS FROM THE JAYCEE DUGARD CASE Winston Churchill stated, “Those who fail to learn from history, are doomed to repeat it.” Earlier this month the 9th Circuit, in a 2-1 […]