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Suspect Arrested in 1980 Cold Case Homicide 

Photo: Andre William Lepere  A 41-year-old cold case finally has a suspect in custody.  Andre William Lepere, now 64 years old, has been arrested in Alamogordo, New Mexico for the murder

San Luis Obispo

Paul Flores arrested on suspicion of murder in 1996 disappearance of Cal Poly student Kristin Smart

Originally published 4-13-21 by the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office: “San Luis Obispo County Sheriff Ian Parkinson announced today a major development in the case of missing Cal Poly

Santa Barbara

Cold Homicide Case Heats Up with Arrest

March 20, 2021 – Santa Barbara County, Ca. It had been more than 30 years since anyone knew the whereabouts of James Francis Edwards, a one-time resident of San Francisco.

San Mateo

Arrest made in 1989 rape and stabbing

Photo: John Harris, Jr. On February 4, 1989, a man came into an apartment in the 3100 block of Casa De Campo where a woman was asleep. The suspect grabbed

Los Angeles

Two Boys’ Deaths in the ’80s – A Man Cops to Cold Cases

Photo: Kenneth Rasmuson  POMONA – When a boy left his home to take a look at a fireworks stand on July 2, 1981 – he never returned. The next day,

Los Angeles

A Cold Case Answer Surfaces with DNA Evidence

EL MONTE – When a man was murdered in 1978 and found dead the next day – stabbed over 40 times – the question remained, “Who would do such a

San Joaquin

New arrest in homicide cold case

Originally posted 09-24-20 By the San Joaquin County District Attorney Facebook page     “September 24, 2020 – Today, District Attorney Tori Verber Salazar announced that Scott Bailey, age 24,

Santa Cruz

Watsonville man accused of killing teenage stepdaughter in Florida 16 years ago

Photo: Watsonville PD Originally published 9-24-20 via Facebook by the Watsonville Police Department: “A 16-year cold case murder out of Miami-Dade, Florida has been successfully solved after Watsonville Police Officers


Arrest made in 1987 sexual assault and murder

Photo: Julia Hernandez-Santiago In 1987, 26-year-old Julia Hernandez-Santiago’s body was found on Alga Road in Carlsbad. The victim had been sexually assaulted and murdered. In spite of “much evidence” being

San Bernardino

Cold-Case Team, FBI Agents Secure Arrest in 2001 Cold-Case Homicide

CHINO HILLS – A long-ago mystery into the death of a pregnant female dumped onto the roadway in 2001 came to the fore during the collaboration of Homicide Cold Case