Zimmer to speak to RRWF

Zimmer to speak to RRWFThe Ridgecrest Republican Women, Federated, will meet today, May 19, at noon in the banquet room of the Clarion Inn.

Cynthia Zimmer, supervising district attorney in charge of gang-related prosecution for the Kern County District Attorney’s office, will be the guest speaker.

In her 32-year career with the KCDA, Zimmer has prosecuted criminal cases ranging from narcotics to sex crimes to homicides. She has been on the cutting edge of criminal prosecutions, introducing evidence of state-of-the-art techniques for uncovering DNA results and employing cellphone and social-media evidence to secure convictions.

“Our luncheon is open to the public, and all are encouraged to come,” said an RRWF representative. The cost is $18, and reservations are required. To RSVP call 760-375-1344.

Story First Published: 2017-05-19