Santa Ana California

OC DA won’t charge police for deadly shooting

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) – No charges will be filed against two Santa Ana police officers who killed a man and injured another in a shooting that followed a March car chase. A prosecutor from […]

12/21/2013

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Garden Grove man charged with attempting to aid Al-Qaida

SANTA ANA (CNS) – A Garden Grove man was arrested and charged today with attempting to provide support to the al-Qaida terrorist network. Sinh Vinh Ngo Nguyen, 24, was arrested around 7:30 a.m. at a […]

10/11/2013

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OC man who posed as policeman gets 10 years

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — An Orange County man who posed as a policeman, staged a phony arrest and then offered to let the man go in exchange for sex with his wife has been […]

09/13/2013

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Santa Ana’s new city manager to earn over $300K

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Santa Ana’s new city manager is going to be one of the highest paid city employees California, earning more than $550,000 in salary and benefits in the first year. The […]

08/06/2013

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OC authorities seek stolen artificial leg

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities are asking for public help in finding an artificial leg that was stolen from a man at an Orange County amusement park. The Orange County Register says the custom prosthetic, […]

06/21/2013

Ex-janitor gets jail for secret OC school filming

  SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A former janitor who secretly taped girls in an elementary school bathroom has been sentenced to nine months in the Orange County jail. City News Service says Angel Rojas […]

05/14/2013

Police hunt for 2 suspects in deadly stabbing

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Police are hunting for two men who allegedly stabbed and killed a man on a busy Santa Ana street.

03/10/2013

Home invasion robber forced woman to cook a meal

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Investigators say a methamphetamine-addled home invasion robber held a woman for hours and forced her to cook a meal. The suspect was smoking a meth pipe when he finally left the woman’s Santa Ana apartment.

02/28/2013

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Santa Ana couple finds skull, bones while doing yard work

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) – A man and woman doing yard work in their Southern California home have unearthed what police believe to be a human skull and bones.

01/28/2013

Ex-Lynwood school official gets prison term

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A former Lynwood school official who misappropriated $700,000 in district money has been sentenced to eight years in state prison.

01/04/2013

Boy grabbed by 425-pound gang member

SANTA ANA (CNS) – A convicted gang member accused of grabbing a 10-year- old boy — and sniffing him — on his way to soccer practice was charged today with false imprisonment. Victor Joseph Espinoza, […]

10/10/2012

Police needed hazmat suits responding to foul odor

SANTA ANA (CNS) – An odor complaint call from a neighbor led police today to a Santa Ana home where investigators donned hazardous materials suits before entering the dwelling, where two adults and eight children […]

10/02/2012

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