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Contra Costa

County EMS Chief Faces Embezzlement and Drug Charges

MARTINEZ — A Contra Costa County official arrested earlier this month is facing felony and misdemeanor charges. The county EMS chief is accused of embezzlement and possession of controlled substances.

Fresno

Trio Had Identifying Information of Over 500 People

Photo: Ernesto Luna and Teresa Fox Clovis Police ramp up their presence this time of the year, both in marked and unmarked cars, since January’s foggy nights are annually met

Los Angeles

Called in Threat Locks Down Citrus College And Azusa Pacific University

Photo: Terrell Lee Bennett GLENDORA – Many locals received text alerts at 11:30 AM on January 15th stating, “AMAdvisoryRoad Closure-NB and SB lanes of Barranca and Citrus and EB and

Los Angeles

Woman tours LA in stolen car, gets arrested

Photo: Fua’s arrest There are better ways to get a new car than to steal one, as the suspect in a Los Angeles-area carjacking has shown.  She and a man

Santa Clara

Man arrested after firing gun inside apartment to scare wife and child

Photo: Fernando Bautista MOUNTAIN VIEW – The Mountain View Police Department has made an arrest after a male suspect fired a handgun inside an apartment where he lived. According to

California

Dealers Busted with Guns & Drugs

Photo: Matthew Douglas Robledo and Travis Trent Lee Ventura County – On the afternoon of January 10th, a 911 Emergency call to the City of Thousand Oaks Police Station reported

Contra Costa

Transient Arrested for Multiple Burglaries and Stealing Firearms

Photo: Zaragoza and items he stole OAKLEY — A transient was arrested last weekend on suspicion of committing multiple burglaries, and among other things stealing firearms. Residences and vehicles were

Fresno

Suspect Brandishing Knife Shot, Lives To Face Charges

Photo: Jose Ledesma ON the afternoon of January 11th, Fresno County Sheriff deputies responded to a call of a woman asking for help from a man threatening to kill her

Orange

OC man wrangled to jail in bank robbery attempt

Photo: McClintock in action In choosing to spend a day attempting to rob an Orange County bank, a Garden Grove man is now spending a period in jail. Samuel Hunter

Breaking News Santa Barbara

$1M Bail for Attempted Murder of Cop

Photo: Drew Wohlenhaus Santa Barbara County – In a classic example of “how not to respond to contact with law enforcement officers,” 32-year-old Isla Vista area transient Drew Wohlenhaus managed

Breaking News Orange

A bad branch in the family tree — DNA does in 1990s rapist

Photo: Kevin Konther DNA-matching technology and a family tree have enabled the arrest of an Inland Empire, California, man suspected of committing multiple Orange County rapes in the 1990s. Renewed

Shasta

Man calls deputies to tell them he is shooting off his 357

Photo: Fisher’s residence (KRCR) REDDING – On January 13th at 9:00 a.m. the Shasta Area Safety Communications Agency, received a call from a man who announced he that was shooting

Santa Barbara

Gang-bangers Arrested After Car Chase

Photo: Christian Catalan and Gilberto Solis Isla Vista, Santa Barbara County   –   The action started immediately after midnight on January 11th when a University of California Santa Barbara cop, attached

San Diego

Two juveniles arrested for armed robbery

Photo: Verizon store on Jamacha Road Rancho San Diego- Two juveniles attempted to rob a Rancho San Diego cell phone store on January 11th, but were met outside the store

Santa Barbara

Threats Lead to 10-Hour Standoff, Arrest

Photo: Maxwell Tracy Santa Barbara – When family issues devolve into potentially dangerous full-blown “domestic disturbance” situations, police response is generally straightforward, immediate, and inflexible. According to Santa Barbara Police

Celebrity News Los Angeles

NBA star Nick Young accused of striking fan, stealing phone

ABOVE: Nick Young — Credit: USA Today NBA star Nick Young has been identified as a suspect in an alleged robbery that occurred on January 4th. According to TMZ, the

San Joaquin

Swim coach arrested for inappropriate relationship with minor student

Photo: Shunichi Fujishima STOCKTON – 22-year-old Shunichi Fujishima was arrested on January 10th for his role in an inappropriate sexual relationship with a 12-year-old girl. The suspect, a swim coach

Orange

Sexual assault suspect caged thanks to bus video

Photo: Erick Hernandez walks to jail The suspect in a violent sexual assault on a main thoroughfare in Santa Ana has been captured, thanks to surveillance footage and public assistance.

Marin

Arrest Warrant Served at Residence for Child Pornography

SAN RAFAEL — Authorities with a warrant in hand, took a man into custody for child pornography last week. This suspect was located and arrested inside his residence, as part

Santa Barbara

ADW with “Log” Suspect Arrested

Photo: Rafael Rayas Santa Barbara County – Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Department deputies attached at the Santa Maria station responded to a mid-morning 911 Emergency call reporting a burglary in

Santa Clara

Mother found dead after son attacked her with knife

Photo: Michael Ablaza SAN JOSE—The San Jose Police Department has announced the arrest of a wanted suspect in the brutal stabbing death of 52-year-old Maribeth Garces Ablaza. On Thursday, January

Mendocino

Willits thievery, because people do still send postal mail

Photo: Ethan Bauer A Crescent City man who chose to spend his Christmas morning engaging in petty thievery has proven, once again, that crime does not pay. Officials from the

Santa Barbara

Carpinteria Citizens Capture Robbery Suspects

Photo: Denis Gutierrez and Jose Romero Santa Barbara County – The City of Carpinteria, with a reputation as the home of “the world’s safest beach,” is a tranquil community with

Breaking News Celebrity News Los Angeles

Actor Tom Sizemore arrested for misdemeanor drug possession

ABOVE: Tom Sizemore (Getty Images) BURBANK  –   Burbank Police have announced the January 5th arrest of actor Tom Sizemore, 57, on suspicion of misdemeanor drug possession. According to TMZ, Sizemore

Breaking News

60-Year-Old Man Stays Active with Robbery and Burglary Arrests

Photo: Heinz Avenue and Ninth Street BERKELEY — Some bad guys never seem to know when to quit or retire. Despite his advancing age, one such probationer in his sixties

Los Angeles

Man Charged with Murder of his Live-In Girlfriend, Allegedly with a Wrench

DOWNEY – The L.A. County District Attorney announced the domestic-violence murder of a live-in girlfriend in a Whittier man’s home. Luis Rey JimenezJimenez (dob 8/25/74) was charged Tuesday with killing

Imperial

One victim assaulted, another shot to death

Photo: Adrian Alvarado Lopez HOLTVILLE – A disturbance call came in to the Imperial County Sheriff’s Office on Friday December 21st at 7:00 p.m. from the 1900 block of Underwood

Tulare

Grandma Busted with Meth

Photo: Feliza Aguilera Alvarado 55-year old Feliza Aguilera Alvarado was arrested Thursday morning by detectives of the Tulare Area Gang and Narcotic Enforcement Team. A warrant delivered to Alvarado’s La

Lake

Arrest of parolee for violent December 3 assault

Photo: Paul Mendez CLEARLAKE – On December 3rd, Nicholas Vining was attacked while he was in the area of the 6800 block of Old Highway 53. He was at first

Placer

Shoplifter uses knife to attack loss prevention employee

Photo: Brandon Smith and Elizabeth Almand LOOMIS – A young couple from Santa Cruz ended the year shoplifting, and getting caught, at a Raley’s in Loomis. The duo walked out

Los Angeles

Knives, Fires, and an Eight-Hour SWAT Standoff

Photo: Abraham Jin Moon WEST COVINA – Sometimes a house guest overstays their welcome…to questionable results. Such was the case when West Covina PD Officers immediately responded to a call

Mono

Possible School Threat Defused with quick, cooperative response

Photo: Mammoth High School MAMMOTH LAKES – On January 9th a tip came in to the “Tip Now” system about “a potential armed student on (a school) campus.” Then, two

Los Angeles

Cellphone Robber Called-In His Arrest

Photo: Dean Dwight Taylor WEST COVINA – A woman’s leisurely shopping afternoon was seriously interrupted when a man stole her cellphone from her back pocket, while she was loading her

Merced

Ringing In the New Year with Illegal Gun Firing Lands Pair in Handcuffs

Photo: confiscated guns Minutes into the New Year, Patrol Officer Nathan McKinnon was called into action when he heard rapid gunfire on 11th and O Street in Merced. He exited

Tuolumne

Really, girlfriend, was he worth the stabbing?

Photo: Amanda Burback A pocketknife was the weapon of choice in a December 20th, 2018, parking lot spat over an ex-boyfriend. The Sonora altercation involved suspect 28 year old Amanda

Sonoma

2016 Murder-Robbery Sonoma County Case Gains Some Resolve

Photo: Robert Lee Randolph, Jr. and Maria Teresa Lebron In an unincorporated section of Sonoma County, south of Sebastopol, off Highway 116, three people were shot during a marijuana robbery

El Dorado

Search warrant results in three arrests and drug seizure

Photo: drugs seized by EDCSO DIAMOND SPRINGS – A home on Sunlight Drive in the Diamond Springs area was the scene where a search warrant was served in late December.

Merced

Christmas Morning Family Fight Ends with Gunfire

Photo: Pete Gaona LOS BANOS – Just after midnight on Christmas Day, the Los Banos Police Department received a report of a domestic disturbance and arrived at home in the

Sacramento

Taxi Driver Charged with Indecent Exposure after ride

Photo: Mohammad Saghebi FOLSOM – Local police recently arrested 60-year-old Mohammad Saghebi for indecent exposure, stemming from an incident that occurred while he was working as a taxi driver. Allegedly,

Los Angeles

In fleeing police, Placentia shooter shows he’d done wrong

Police have not released information regarding a possible motive for a Christmas Eve back-alley shooting in Anaheim. The encounter left one man dead and the suspect, after a 15-day search,

Alameda

Suspected Serial Flasher Faces Charges for Indecent Exposure

Photo: John T. Ramos UNION CITY — Women walking in the vicinity of Veterans Park can breathe a sigh of relief. Police have arrested a man suspected of being a

San Bernardino

San Bernardino trio is crime scene on wheels

Photo: Deputy Pederson and Smokey Charges ranging from manufacture / sale of metal knuckles to possession of a controlled substance while armed have landed three San Bernardino County residents in

Santa Cruz

Sexual assault suspect released after DA drops charges

Photo: Sharwain Bobian, released SANTA CLARA COUNTY – The Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Department made an arrest on Wednesday, January 2nd, 2019, after a call came in that a woman

Shasta

Stolen FEMA trailers retrieved, pair arrested

Photo: Wayne Bergman and Zachary Crouchley REDDING – Early on the morning of December 28th a citizen called the Redding Police Department concerning the theft of a FEMA travel trailer

Solano

Christmas Day arrest of pickup truck thief

Photo: the end of the line for Clinton Wood VACAVILLE – On Christmas Day, 36-year-old Clinton Wood decided to drive a vehicle that he had stolen. Around 3:00 p.m., CHP

San Luis Obispo

Holiday stealing spree lands 3 central CA women in jail

Photo: Dashia Monet Lee, Mercedes Denise Cannonier and Latalia Annette Smith It was a season of taking instead of a season of giving, for a car of three California women.

Contra Costa

4 Agencies Help Pinole Police Arrest Fleeing Burglary Suspects

PINOLE — Four other law enforcement agencies assisted Pinole Police in capturing three fleeing burglary suspects. However, a fourth suspect remains at large. Officers from Pinole PD were first to

Orange

Update — Self-barricaded OC man had .38 caliber

TUSTIN  –   On January 6th, the Tustin Police Department released additional information on the January 3rd, 2019, arrest of Jorge Aguilar. The Tustin and Irvine police SWAT teams jointly had

Siskiyou

Deputies Arrest Man who Burglarized Antique Shop on Christmas

Photo: Benjamin Osborn DUNSMUIR – A commercial burglary occurred on Christmas night at Harley’s Antique Store.  The investigation that followed identified a suspect and resulted in the service of a

Santa Cruz

Vandalism Suspect Also Broke Bank’s Window

Photo: Luis Arredondo WATSONVILLE – A suspect who was already in jail for vandalism, has been re-booked for a bank robbery stemming from a separate incident. 34-year-old Luis Arredondo was

San Mateo

Bruising Assault on Woman as she Walks on Sidewalk

Photo: Marcelo Garcia Martinez PALO ALTO – A woman was attacked as she walked down a Palo Alto sidewalk on December 20th at 6:00 p.m.  The incident occurred in the

Tulare

Suspects Wields “Rambo” Knife During Robbery

Photo: Doyle Swarm On January 3rd, Doyle Swarm walked into a propane business on the 10300 block of Ave 416 in Sultana looking for something other than propane. He used

Alameda

A Dog Walker is Arrested for Biting and Robbing a Jogger

Photo: Pic of suspect OAKLAND — A dog walker accused of attacking, biting and robbing a jogger is facing felony charges. The victim was violently attacked after she felt threatened

Fresno

Suspect Arrested in Fresno’s Last Murder Case Of 2018

Photo: Matthew Gonzales Fresno Police were called to 3rd and Mono Ave for a car crash involving a single vehicle on December 17th at 1:15AM. Upon arriving, officers encountered one

Riverside

Man Charged with Murder in Henry Stange’s Death

Photo: Curtis Krueger MURRIETA – On June 2nd, 2018, a shallow grave was discovered in Joshua Tree. The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department assisted in performing an autopsy of the remains

San Francisco

Recent Arrest of Suspect in April Homicide

Photo: Samuel Youmtoub SAN FRANCISCO – Early on the morning of April 15th, 2018, police discovered the body of 49-year-old Quang Troung. The victim suffered from “multiple head injuries.” An

Orange

OC man yells ‘never again’ to jail, is arrested anyway

An Orange County, California, man is in prison after barricading himself in a Tustin area home on January 3rd. Tustin Police Department officials arrested Jorge Aguilar, aged 34, at a

Shasta

He Fired Random Shots into an Apartment for No Reason

Photo: Leslie Paul Patterson BURNEY – Just after midnight on December 22nd, a call came in to the Shasta County Sheriff about someone who had suffered a gunshot wound in

San Benito

One Loaded Gun in the car, Three Arrests

Photo: Gregory Casarez, Nicholas Lopez and Ruben Rivera Davila HOLLISTER – On December 8th around 8:30 p.m., a Hollister Police Department officer stopped a car for a traffic violation. The

Sacramento

Prowling Thief, Hiding on Porch, is Turned in by Alert Resident

FOLSOM – An alert resident assisted the Folsom Police Department in arresting one of two prowling thieves.  Early on the morning of New Year’s Eve, someone called in a suspicious

Los Angeles

Killings Hand Man A Life In Prison

Photo: Caminero Wang West Covina – Caminero Wang, 46, will spend the rest of his life behind bars after being sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole,

Santa Barbara

Arrested for Multiple Sexual Assaults

Photo: Christian Jesus Ponce Santa Barbara County – 21-year-old Santa Maria resident Christian Jesus Ponce was arrested on the morning of December 28th. He has been charged with multiple allegations

Los Angeles

Robbery Suspect Nabbed On The Run

Photo: after the robbery (Cory Rubin/The Signal) Santa Clarita — A robbery at the Logix Bouquet Canyon branch of Saugus bank on December 28th, 2018, at 2:55 pm spurred Los

Alameda

Lancelot Ledwick Nearly Hits Officers with Stolen Pickup Truck

Photo: Lancelot Ledwick SAN LEANDRO — A man in and out of jail several times for DUI convictions and on probation is back behind bars again. However, his latest arrest

Santa Clara

Sexual Assault Suspect Arrested Days after Attack

Photo: Daniel Eduardo Alvarez PALO ALTO – The Palo Alto Police Department has arrested a sexual assault suspect who had attacked a woman while she walking along El Camino Real

Santa Barbara

Pre-School Meth Lab Discovered, Three Arrested

Photo: Charles Romanus, Brandon Topete and Henry Hewitt Santa Barbara County – Most pre-school operators are more concerned with the safety of their playground equipment and sandbox facilities than they

Los Angeles

Grand Theft Auto Times Two at New Year’s Eve DUI Saturation Points

Pomona – Exploding fireworks weren’t the only illegal activities taking place on New Year’s Eve in Southern California. Between 7 pm and 3 am, the Pomona Police Department Traffic Unit

Santa Clara

Mountain View Police seek additional victims in human trafficking case

Photo: Carlos Garza and Evelia Galvez MOUNTAIN VIEW – The Mountain View Police Department is looking for additional victims in a human trafficking case involving sex and labor trafficking of

Ventura

Heroin Distribution Ring Busted with Three Arrested

Photo: Ismael Azpeitia, Isidro Luna and Brigido Luna Ventura County – The street price of heroin in Ventura County can be expected to rise very soon. This is a prediction

Merced

Information leads Merced Police to Suspect selling drugs from his home

Photo: Jose Reyes and his take ATWATER – Members of the Merced Police Department developed information about an individual selling drugs from his home. They further investigated, and subsequently served

Ventura

Education Office Thieves Flunk Burglary Test

Photo: Abel Munoz Jr. and Dillon Ray Hill Ventura County – In a world of ubiquitous and growing video surveillance, a successful commercial burglar needs to be smarter than the

Riverside

Two suspects, Riverside County gang members, jailed for murder

Photo: Carl Johnson and Marius Metoyer Two suspects have been imprisoned for the December 24th, 2018, shooting of two Riverside County men. The December 28th arrest of Marius Metoyer and

Santa Barbara

Holiday Thieves Celebrate Holidays in Jail

Photo: Dustin Kinsey and Andrea Reyes Santa Barbara County – Despite the many public announcements warning of increased property crimes during the holiday, many citizens continue to become victims of

Marin

Escapee from San Quentin State Prison Arrested for Carjacking

Photo: Shalom Mendoza SAN RAFAEL — An inmate who escaped from San Quentin State Prison was captured and arrested for a carjacking. The escaped convict was caught December 29th, three

Ventura

Embezzler Turned in by Fellow Employees

Photo: Mandi Neece Ventura County – Based upon the evidence supporting her December 21st arrest, 29-year-old Mandi Neece, a resident of Camarillo, just might have a “spending problem.” Neece, who

Los Angeles

Brash Battery Burglar Busted on Christmas Day

CLAREMONT – A career criminal was nabbed by proactive policing on Christmas Day. At 3:57, an officer encountered a burglary-in-progress at Corey Nursery. A vehicle that was backed up to

Lake

High Risk Offender Sweep Nets 14 Arrests in Clearlake

Photo: items seized in the sweep CLEARLAKE – On December 10th various law enforcement agencies teamed up to conduct a special enforcement sweep. The focus of the operation was sex

Amador

Man Steals Welders, Torches from Amador High School

Photo: Ryan Lapp SUTTER CREEK – A burglary recently occurred at the Amador High School in which various welders and torches were stolen from the school shop. The Sutter Creek

Imperial

Suspect Assaults Deputy, Steals His Gun and Car, Hides in Church Service

Photo: Alex Padilla HOLTVILLE – An deputy’s response to a disturbance call led to the officer suffering unspecified injuries after the suspect assaulted him and fled. The incident occurred in

Orange

Rusty Lee Love, Orange County ridesharing driver, jailed for rape

Perversity knows no boundaries, as seen in the incidents leading up to the arrest of a Huntington Beach, California, ridesharing driver. The driver, identified as Rusty Lee Love, aged 52,

Humboldt

Dumpster Fire Contained, Suspected Arsonist Arrested

Photo: Paul Allen Aguilar EUREKA – On the evening of December 11th a dumpster fire was reported, responded to, and extinguished on 3rd Street. Investigators contacted surrounding businesses in order

Los Angeles

Drunk Man Accelerated into Destructive Tirade Over Shut-Off Gas Pumps

Photo: the scene of the damage IRWINDALE – Police Officers gave an immediate response to the local AM-PM at 16000 Foothill Blvd. at 10:21 PM on December 20th for a

Sacramento

Home Video Surveillance Catches Prowling Burglar

Photo: Peter Nnedum FOLSOM – A prowling burglar was arrested thanks to home video surveillance footage and alert residents. On December 12th the Folsom Police Department took a report about

Tulare

Police Seize Meth, Cocaine, and Heroin Plus $45k in Cash

Photo: Josue Magdaleno Martinez On December 26th, Tulare County Sheriff Detectives pulled over a driver for a vehicle code violation near Ave 48 and State Road in Earlimart. Josue Magdaleno

Orange

Buena Park man steals car, other items — DNA gets him caught

Photo: 2018 Volkswagen Golf Grand theft, unauthorized computer access and a slew of other crimes have landed a Buena Park man in jail. He was identified on December 21st, 2018,

Riverside

Aggressive Panhandler Arrested for Assault During Probation Search

HEMET – The Facebook community posted their experiences and relief when Patrick Bradley (54), an aggressive panhandler, was arrested yesterday during a probation search. Members of the Restoring Our Community

Santa Barbara

K-9 Takes Down Violent Robbery Suspect

Photo: Demetrius Johnson SANTA BARBARA COUNTY // Being forcibly robbed is one thing; requiring hospitalization after being robbed is quite another. When Santa Maria police responded to a 911 Emergency

Orange

Santa Ana phishing expedition leads to jail

Photo: Jose Manuel Jimenez and Renee Marie Paredes No childish plaything, a dog leash attached to glue rat traps has landed two Santa Ana suspected thieves in jail. A Santa

Napa

Vehicle Code Violation by Driver with Assault Weapon

(Photo: Napa Valley Register) AMERICAN CANYON – During the night on November 27 (1:30 a.m., to be precise), an ACOD officer spotted a 2001 Mercedes driving with a vehicle code

Butte

He Bailed from a Stolen Civic, Tried to Run from Officers

Photo: Patrick Dowell-Rollins CHICO – The green Honda Civic drove erratically at 2:15 a.m. on December 7th. In addition, its license plate was obscured and sported an incorrect registration tab.

Alameda

School Teacher Faces Charges for Lewd Conduct Involving 6 Boys

Photo: Aaron Holbrook NEWARK — Authorities are seeking information concerning other potential victims of a school teacher who was arrested earlier this month. The former Newark teacher is accused of

Los Angeles

Mountain Gully’s Grisly Murder Suspects Apprehended, Arrested

AZUSA – Los Angeles Sheriff’s Homicide Investigators made arrests in their investigation of the Nov. 24th discovery of a lifeless teen girl found face-down in a San Gabriel Mountain gulley.

Orange

Inmate assault results in five deputies hospitalized

Photo: Central Men’s Jail SANTA ANA – Just before 7:30 a.m. on December 20th, numerous inmates in a Central Men’s Jail housing unit were involved in an unprovoked attack on

Santa Clara

Garden Grove man arrested in identity theft case

Photo: Danh Nguyen MOUNTAIN VIEW–Mountain View investigators have arrested a Garden Grove man in connection to an identify theft case in Mountain View. The suspect had obtained personal information and

Fresno

Step-Uncle Accidentally Runs Over His Toddler Niece with SUV

Photo: Chief Jerry Dyer, photo of Miranda behind him On December 17th, a 23-month old baby was accidentally run over by an SUV her step-uncle was driving. Around 10:15AM, Fresno

Los Angeles

Illegal Dispensaries Sweep Discovered More Than Illegal Marijuana Sales

Photo: 1305 W. Holt Ave #101 POMONA –  Unlicensed/criminal marijuana dispensaries operating without a business license recently fell under serious scrutiny. Selling marijuana is illegal in Pomona city limits. Seven

Alameda

Fugitive from Fremont Nabbed for Murder of High School Student

Photo: Christian L. Kelling FREMONT — Christian L. Kelling, a 21-year-old fugitive from Fremont had his travel plans to flee the U.S. interrupted. Kelling is now in custody and accused

San Bernardino

Burglar Plunders Music School, Posts Booty Online

Photo: theft in progress CHINO HILLS – A tip directed detectives to a suspect who plundered a music school, then posted the booty for sale online. Originally, Chino Hills Police

Alameda

Man Released on Parole for Robbery Gets Arrested for Another Robbery

Photo: 2000 block of Market Street  OAKLAND — A parolee is back in jail for the holidays. Shortly after being paroled from prison for a robbery conviction, a man was

Orange

So Cal fraudster burnt in Holy Fire ploy

Photo: Ashley Bemis A fictitious firefighter–husband and a fake Southern California wildfire fundraiser have landed a San Juan Capistrano woman in jail. Ashley Bemis, aged 28, was arrested on December

Santa Clara

Sunnyvale man arrested two decades after molestation charges surfaced

Photo: Jose Vincente Contreras SAN JOSE – Mountain View investigators are asking for additional victims and witnesses to step forward after a Sunnyvale man was arrested for molesting a young

Ventura

Man with China White Hidden throughout his car Busted

Photo: Carlos Rojas Solano Ventura County – 48-year-old Long Beach resident Carlos Rojas Solano had been the subject of considerable interest at the Ventura County Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations Unit

Santa Clara

Two behind half-million dollar fencing operation arrested

Photo: Martinez and Figueroa SAN JOSE– The San Jose Police Department arrested two individuals thought to have stolen more than $500,000 dollars’ worth of department store merchandise within a three

Lassen

Two indicted, three arrested for various federal charges

Photo: group recently arrested in Lassen County operation LASSEN – It has been a busy time in court for five Lassen County residents recently. Two were indicted on December 6th,

Fresno

Divided They Fall, as pair is arrested for thievery

Photo: Daniel Garcia and Travis Newton Concerned civilians called police on December 16th when they saw two men at 11PM in the parking lot of the Loma Vista Market unloading

Alameda

2 Suspects Arrested for Assaulting and Robbing a Pedestrian

PIEDMONT — Two men are in custody and police are seeking a third man after an assault last week. Police arrested two suspects for assault and robbery of a pedestrian,

Santa Barbara

Four South American Tourists Charged with Kidnapping, Assault

Photo: Astorga, Valladares, Parra and Cortez Santa Barbara – Santa Barbara is a tourist mecca, frequently a stop on the itinerary of visitors from abroad. It’s a place where a

Glenn

Man enters home, attacks female resident, now faces charges

Photo: Jacob Torres-Alcaraz ORLAND – On December 6th a woman called the Orland Police Department about a stranger on her property. As she was talking to 911, the suspect assaulted

Del Norte

Pair arrested on drug charges after stop at Walmart

Photo: Kai and the confiscation CRESCENT CITY – A Walmart parking lot was the scene of a recent traffic stop on November 23rd. The stop resulted in a consensual search

Ventura

Alleged Child Predator Arrested Decades Later

Photo: Steven Skyler Abbott Ventura County – Nearly twenty years ago, Thousand Oaks resident Steven Skyler Abbott was an active member of Newbury Park’s Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses. According