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Father Convicted in Death of 6-Month-Old Daughter

WHITTIER – Justice has been nearly five years in coming in the death of 6-month-old Mia Orozco. On May 10, 2013, while under the watch of her father, Mia stopped


Hanford woman accused of second-degree murder after stillborn baby’s death linked to drug use

Photo: Adora Perez (Kings County Sheriff / Hanford PD / Hanford Sentinel) HANFORD // Police have arrested a local woman for second-degree murder after she gave birth to a stillborn

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No Contest Plea in 2014 DUI-Caused Death of LAPD Officer

Qaneak Shaney Cobb LOS ANGELES — On April 5 2014, LAPD Officer Christopher Cortijo lost his life as he sat on his motorcycle at a stop light behind another car. 37-year-old Qaneak


DUI Results in Death

Amelia Markarian MONO – In the early evening of September 7th, 65-year-old Amelia Markarian was driving northbound 395 near Highway 89. Regrettably, she was intoxicated and, as she drove, crossed

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Sentence for Fatal Hit-and-run

Jack Phoenix, victim of hit-and-run LOS ANGELES — A hit-and-run incident that resulted in the decapitation death of a 15-year-old pedestrian finally ended with the sentencing of the offending driver.


Suspect Convicted in Drug-Fueled Murder

Jamie Lea Harmer and her killer, Christopher Marcus Brown IVERSIDE –  A 29-year man who was charged in 2014 for the murder of a transient woman was convicted on Monday


Man Who Eluded Police Finally Sentenced for Fatal Shooting

Avery Draughty booking photo SACRAMENTO — A local man was convicted this week by a Sacramento County jury for the shooting death of his neighbor in 2013. Avery Draughty, 32,