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Rape Victim Blows Whistle on “Roommates”

Ventura - Today’s tight rental market, wherein the monthly cost of apartment occupancy frequently exceeds individual financial resources, can create unique and potentially “questionable” living arrangements among friends, relatives, and even strangers. When the Ventura Police Department was contacted by an 18-year old female on May 29th with allegations of rape, imprisonment, and sodomy at the hands of her roommates, ...Full Article

Multiple Busts in Prescription Forgery Scheme

Ventura County - When a prescription pad was reported stolen from an Oxnard pharmacy in June 2014, and a pharmacist at the same location was presented with a forged prescription ...Full Article

Home Invader Caught in Act

Ventura - There are few crime events more terrifying to its victims than a home invasion, wherein the occupants of a home are awakened in the dead of night by ...Full Article

Blows Cool, Gets Busted

Ventura - The hazards of being out of touch with contemporary pop culture was demonstrated on the morning of September 24th as Ventura Police Department officers responded to “a report ...Full Article

“Foothill Fire” Leads to Arson Arrest

Ventura - While Southern California suffers under the most severe drought in a century and rural hillsides’ native vegetation turns tinder-dry in an unusually hot summer, fire prevention resources and ...Full Article

Mommy & Daddy Drug Dealers

Ventura County - Throughout the latter part of the summer, the Ventura County Interagency Pharmaceutical Crimes Unit—involving law enforcement personnel drawn from the Ventura County Sheriff’s Department, the Simi Valley ...Full Article

Lawn Statue Thieves Nabbed

Ventura County - When it comes to the appreciation of the fine arts, it’s often said that “there is no accounting for people’s tastes”. Never does that appear to have ...Full Article

Daughter Steals Dead Mother’s I.D.

Ventura County - The usual response of a family member to the death of a loved one is usually grief. The response of a child to the death of a ...Full Article

K-9 Cop Nabs Assailant

Ventura - The truth of the adage that “a dog is man’s best friend” applies in varying degrees, it seems, depending upon who the “man” is. In the case of ...Full Article

Dog-walker Victim of Rape Attempt

Ventura - It’s hard to imagine any hour of the week presumably more benign and less threatening to a woman walking her dogs in a Ventura neighborhood than at 11:00 ...Full Article
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