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Ventura County Teacher’s Aide Busted for Child Annoying

Photo: Ricardo Negrete Ventura County – The arrest of 21-year-old Fillmore resident Ricardo Negrete on April 8th highlights the dangers of social media used for inappropriate messages targeting young people.


Parolee Busted for Firearm Possession

Photo: Marquez’ gun Ventura County – The California Penal Code Section 30305(a)(1) language is clear and well known to anyone who has ever been convicted of a felony violation, as


Suspects Arrested for Burglary of Fire Victims

Photo: Joshua Draper and Elise Main Ventura County – As if the December 2017 Thomas Fire—which burned 280,000 acres and destroyed more than 1,000 homes from Ventura through Carpinteria and


Mom Busted as Bogus School Booster

Photo: Jenna Leporati Ventura County – 46-year-old Moorpark resident Jenna Leporati is both the mother of a Flory School student and an active member of the school’s “booster club,” which

Santa Barbara

Search Warrant Leads to Arrests

Photo: Alfredo Gonzalez and Matthew Johnson Santa Barbara County – The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Department’s Compliance Response Team, comprised of deputies and of highly-trained probation officers, is responsible for

Santa Barbara

Mr. Loots, Caught with Loot, in Antique Theft Case

Photo: Richard Martin Loots Santa Barbara County – If ever a criminal had the appropriate surname for the conduct of his illegal activity, 46-year-old Oceano resident Richard Martin Loots—arrested while


Loaded Gangster with Loaded Gun Busted

Photo: Nicholas Lerma Ventura County – The early evening arrest of 20-year-old Moorpark resident Nicholas Lerma on March 24th might serve as an object lesson for all drivers to keep

Santa Barbara

“Magnum” Force Nabs Car Thief

Santa Barbara County – In a release to the media touting the value of K-9 units to Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Department’s crime-busting efforts, SBSD Public Information Officer Kelly Hoover


Living with 700 rats Leads to Elder Abuse Arrest

Photo: Catherine Ann Vandermaesen Ventura County – Proving that crimes of neglect can be just as depraved and harmful as those of violence, evidence leading to the March 14th arrest of


Half-dozen Gang-bangers Busted for Attempted Murder

Photo: Jose Castanon and gun Ventura County – According to Ventura County Sheriff’s Department spokesman Sgt. Victor Medina, the VCSD Gang Unit and the Oxnard Police Department have had a