San Jose District Update

Friday, December 27, 2013  

San Jose District Update

Upcoming Events

Medical Forensics
Learn how RLA Investigations, Ron Lopez, a leading expert in medical forensics, conducts an investigation.


9:30-10:30 Cup and Saucer, San Jose
Follow-up to Annual Retreat
9:30 am, Cup and Saucer, San Jose
Are we giving you what you want in our district? Come and tell us your ideas or volunteer for our events.

5-8pm, Mountain Charlie’s Bar & Grill, Los Gatos
Case Study: Mountain Charlie’s Murder for Hire Investigation
Murder at our local pub…
ountain Charley's Saloon in Los Gatos, a place known for dancing and wacky antics, became a star character in a sordid murder-for-hire plot that left the bar's former owner, Mark Achilli, dead and the man who took over, Paul Garcia, convicted of first-degree murder.
Mark Achilli: Los Gatos businessman, shot to death in his driveway on March 14, 2008.
Tessa Donnelly: Bar manager who had been dating both Achilli and Paul Garcia.
Esequiel ‘Paul’ Garcia Bought Mountain Charley’s and the 180 Restaurant from Achilli in 2007. Accused of arranging Achilli’s killing, allegedly because of the love triangle. Convicted, not yet sentenced.
Daniel Chaidez: Mountain Charley’s bouncer who allegedly accepted money from Garcia to set up the killing. Under a plea deal, he was sentenced to 12 years, 8 months in prison and was a key witness for the prosecution.
Miguel Chaidez: Daniel’s cousin, tried for his role in allegedly hiring the shooter. Sentenced to 25 years to life.
Lucio Estrada: Tried as the alleged shooter. Sentenced to life without parole.
Robert Jacome: Admitted driving Estrada from Southern California to Los Gatos. Under a plea deal, he was sentenced to 6 years, 8 months in prison.

Early April 2014 AT&T Ball Park, SF
Security at the Ball Park and Game
Joint Meeting? At this meeting, we will tour the security office and secure the park before the game. After, we will have fun watching the game and maybe having a tailgate party!


5pm, Voting at 6pm, Britannia Arms, Downtown SJ
Elections Meeting and Happy Hour Social

Let us show our gratitude. To thank you for attending and volunteering for our events, join us for free appetizers. If you want to come early, happy hour begins at 3pm. Let the fun begin!


June 5-7 CALI Conference

Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa, Rancho Mirage, So Cal
The best time to reconnect with old friends and make new friends.