“This could have been preventable,” Stanislaus Sheriff on police shooting suspect

The Stanislaus County Sheriff's department announced the arrest of Gustavo Perez Arriaga on the accusation of shooting and killing Newman police officer Ronil Singh at a press conference on Dec. 28, 2018.
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The Stanislaus County Sheriff's department announced the arrest of Gustavo Perez Arriaga on the accusation of shooting and killing Newman police officer Ronil Singh at a press conference on Dec. 28, 2018.

Marcos Breton writes commentary and opinion columns about the Sacramento region, California and the United States. He’s been a California newspaperman for more than 30 years. He’s a graduate of San Jose State University, a voter for the Baseball Hall of Fame and the proud son of Mexican immigrants.