Santa Ana

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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

Boiler room explosion rattles Santa Ana school

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — An explosion in the boiler room of a Southern California high school has caused damage to a building but no students were injured. Santa Ana Unified School District spokeswoman Deidra […]

06/11/2013

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

OC DA to start shaming for convicted johns

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Orange County’s district attorney says he’ll fight prostitution by naming and shaming johns.

04/30/2013

The Discovery Science Center in Orange County. (Photo credit: Discovery Science Center)

SoCal science museum wins national recognition

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — The Institute of Museum and Library Services in Washington, D.C., has awarded its prestigious National Medal to Orange County’s Discovery Science Center for its efforts to bring science education to millions of people over the past 25 years.

04/23/2013

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

Santa Anas bring fire warning to SoCal

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Firefighters were on alert Friday as hot, dry Santa Ana winds brought a second day of high fire danger to Southern California. No problems were reported, but the National Weather Service […]

10/26/2012

High winds bring red flag warnings in SoCal

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Southern California has survived a windy night and now it’s facing a gustier threat from Santa Ana winds. The National Weather Service says northerly winds gusting to 40 mph in places […]

10/25/2012

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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