Forestville

Canoe on the Russian River (photo via Burke's Canoe Trips website)

Despite Drought, Water Levels Fine For Canoeing The Russian River

Just a few short months ago businesses along Sonoma County’s Russian River were concerned about their livelihoods due to California’s drought, but the water levels were fine for canoeing this Memorial Day Weekend.

05/26/2014

Sonoma County authorities responded to the fatal shootings of three men near Forestville on February 5, 2013. (CBS)

Death Penalty Sought In Forestville Triple Murder Over Marijuana Deal

Sonoma County District Attorney Jill Ravitch said she will seek the death penalty for Mark Cappello, the alleged gunman in a triple homicide during a marijuana deal in Forestville last year.

05/12/2014

(CBS)

Mother Of Santa Rosa Murder Defendant Arrested For Battery

The mother of a Santa Rosa man charged with the brutal stabbing death of his father was arrested Friday morning for battery on a Sonoma County Superior Court bailiff.

03/29/2013

Authorities released surveillance photos of two people possibly associated with Mark William Cappello, who is accused in the murder of three people in Forestville on February 5, 2013. The pair were seen driving a gold Ford Ranger. (Sonoma County Sheriff's Department)

Forestville Triple-Murder Suspect May Have 2 Associates

The Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office on Wednesday released photos of two possible associates of a Colorado man who has been arrested for allegedly killing three men during a marijuana deal near Forestville earlier this month.

02/20/2013

Sonoma County authorities responded to the fatal shootings of three men near Forestville on February 5, 2013. (CBS)

Suspect In Multiple Forestville Killings Arrested In Alabama

A man suspected of killing three men in the Forestville area earlier this month has been arrested in Alabama, according to the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office.

02/18/2013

A Marijuana plant (Uriel Sinai/Getty Images)

Police Notice Increase In Violent Pot-Related Crimes In Sonoma County

Sonoma County law enforcement officials say they’re increasingly involved with trying to solve a type of crime that barely existed a few years ago that centers around marijuana.

02/07/2013

Sonoma County authorities responded to the fatal shootings of three men near Forestville on February 5, 2013. (CBS)

Sheriff Says Bad Pot Deal Led To Forestville Triple Killing

Three men were fatally shot at a Forestville home as a result of a marijuana drug deal gone bad, the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office said Wednesday morning.

02/06/2013

Sonoma County authorities responded to the fatal shootings of three men near Forestville on February 5, 2013. (CBS)

3 Men Found Fatally Shot In Sonoma County Home

Sonoma County authorities said crime scene investigators will be searching a rural Sonoma County home for clues throughout the night after three men were found shot to death in the home Tuesday.

02/05/2013

Steelhead Beach Regional Park, Forestville, Russian River

SF Boy Pulled From Russian River Dies At Hospital

A 13-year-old San Francisco boy who was pulled from the Russian River in Forestville on Sunday has died.

CBS San Francisco–07/24/2012

(CBS)

Teenage Boy Hospitalized After Being Pulled From Russian River

A 13-year-old San Francisco boy was taken to a hospital after being pulled from the Russian River at Steelhead Beach near Forestville on Sunday afternoon, a Sonoma County sheriff’s lieutenant said.

07/23/2012

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