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Los Angeles

Man Arrested for Embezzling Fire Victims

LOS ANGELES – The day of reckoning finally came for 60-year-old Jose Manuel Villa, who stooped to embezzle over $400,000 from victims of fires in the L.A. area. Police arrested

San Bernardino

“Equipment Violation” Leads to Drug Arrest

Here’s what Mendez had in the car SAN BERNARDINO – It often starts with a “vehicle violation.” Police notice something amiss about a car, pull it over, and discover other,


Loaded 9mm Seized at Edison High School

Police display confiscated 9mm FRESNO – Three students were detained on Friday, September 30th, at Edison High School, suspected of smoking marijuana on campus. When school staff tried to detain


Thief Tries to Separate A Man from His Ford Truck

FRESNO – Just after 9:00 AM last Wednesday September 28th a local resident had his Ford F450 truck stolen, but that was not the end of it. It all began


24,000+ Marijuana Plants Destroyed

Police photos of confiscated marijuana LAKE COUNTY – In the past two weeks the Lake County Sheriff’s Narcotics Unit discovered two separate marijuana grow sites near the Napa county line.


Upset About His Drugs, He Attacks

Corey Duane Childress, in a 2012 mugshot FRESNO – The peaceful early morning hours on Wednesday September 28 were interrupted by the obvious sounds of fighting, punctuated by shots fired.

San Bernardino

Probation and Meth Don’t Mix

Police display confiscated meth and money SAN BERNARDINO – As 36-year-old Robert Gutierrez hung around the front of a motel near Highland and Central Avenues, a local deputy spotted him and

Los Angeles

$2.25 Million Scheme Exposed, Perp Arrested

Steven Edward Barnstetter LOS ANGELES – 60-year-old Steven Edward Barnstetter allegedly embezzled over two million dollars during the past nine years and involving eighteen victims. His recent arrest put a halt


Public Masturbator Arrested

Chad Edwards FRESNO – The Fashion Fair Mall was the scene on Saturday night, September 20th, of an unlawful display of male genitalia to a 23-year-old female victim. The victim


Trio Charged with Insurance Fraud

Dr. Edward Albert Balbas CORONA — Dr. Edward Albert Balbas, M.D., Chiropractor Jon Brunelle, D.C., and Alejandro Brunelle were recently arrested for insurance fraud. The trio conspired to submit over