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Anaheim man arrested on suspicion of killing woman found dead in Santa Ana motel room

At about 4:50 a.m. Tuesday, the California Highway Patrol officers out of the Visalia station called Santa Ana police to report that they had encountered a man in a disabled vehicle on the side of the freeway in Tulare County. Milton Louis Mayfield had “made spontaneous statements indicating he may

OCREGISTER - 2018-10-17 19:29:02

Meth disguised as Aztec calendars found in Orange County

The drugs were part of a nearly 90-pound shipment that appeared to be colorful, decorative Mexican items, including the replicas of the 500-year-old Aztec calendar stone.

ABC7 LOS ANGELES - 2018-10-17 22:54:32

3.5 earthquake strikes Riverside County's San Jacinto area

SAN JACINTO, Calif. (KABC) --A preliminary magnitude-3.5 earthquake struck near Riverside County's San Jacinto area on Wednesday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.The quake hit about 1 mile north-northwest of San Jacinto and 3.5 miles north of East Hemet.

ABC7 LOS ANGELES - 2018-10-17 22:27:10

Fire weather watch returning for Riverside and San Bernardino counties

RIVERSIDE — Santa Ana winds will sweep through parts of Riverside and San Bernardino counties Thursday, combining with low humidity levels and warm temperatures to create the potential for dangerous, wind-driven wildfires, the National Weather Service said.

SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY SUN - 2018-10-18 15:04:31

Man Set to be Sentenced for Crash That Killed LAPD Officer - MyNewsLA.com

Mynor Enrique Varela, now 25, was convicted Aug. 31 of second-degree murder and vehicular manslaughter in connection with the May 3, 2014, early morning crash at Anaheim and Senator streets.

MYNEWSLA.COM - 2018-10-18 13:41:57

California Woman Dies After Her Car Was Hit by a Falling Tree

Tustin Technical Rescue: 9:15 am Crews are onscene of a large tree that fell on a vehicle 14000 block of Red Hill. One female fatality in the vehicle, unknown age.pic.twitter.com/R2EeHQmGw8— OCFA PIO (@OCFA_PIO)October 15, 2018

THE EPOCH TIMES - 2018-10-17 17:52:54

New charges against OC surgeon, girlfriend accused of raping drugged women

NEWPORT BEACH (FOX 11 / CNS)- A Newport Beach surgeon who once appeared on a cable-network reality show pleaded not guilty Wednesday, along with his girlfriend, to charges of drugging and sexually assaulting multiple women in attacks that were allegedly recorded on cell phone video.

FOXLA.COM - 2018-10-17 21:18:00

1st human West Nile virus death in Orange County this year reported in Tustin

An elderly Tustin woman is the first this year to die from complications of West Nile virus, the county’s Health Care Agency announced Tuesday, Oct. 16.

OCREGISTER - 2018-10-16 18:11:11

Tustin woman dies from West Nile virus infection complications

Symptoms of West Nile can include fever, headache, skin rashes and in more serious cases, confusion or vision loss.

ABC7 LOS ANGELES - 2018-10-17 01:08:20

Meth-trafficking ring tried to ship drugs to Hawaii disguised as Aztec calendars and statues, prosecutors say

Prosecutors in an indictment filed at the federal courthouse in Santa Ana allege that as part of a larger conspiracy approximately 26 pounds of pure methamphetamine were to be sent out of a Garden Grove post office as part of a shipment that “appeared to be colorful, decorative Mexican items, includ

OCREGISTER - 2018-10-16 20:37:36

Woman found dead at Santa Ana motel; person of interest detained

Authorities said the unidentified victim, a woman in her late 40s or early 50s, was found dead in one of the rooms. The room was not registered in her name.

ABC30 FRESNO - 2018-10-17 01:23:52

Angels plan to opt out of Anaheim stadium lease – opens the door for the team to possibly move

The Angels will play in Anaheim through the 2019 season, but after that, the team could make plans to leave their longtime home.Angels officials have formally notified the city they are exercising an option to cancel their lease, which included an opt-out clause that expires today, Oct. 16, team spo

OCREGISTER - 2018-10-16 20:09:59

Fullerton Police Searching for Vehicle of Interest in Fatal Shooting

Officers responded to reports of a shooting on Oct. 7 around 9:16 a.m. in the area of Ford and West avenues, and located a man who had been shot in the upper body, police said in a news release.

KTLA.COM - 2018-10-16 23:02:14

Man dies after being stabbed outside Anaheim strip mall

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Beloved North Redlands crossing guard killed in hit-and-run

Rebekah Johnson, her son, Trent Johnson, 23, and her daughter, Brookynna, 8, leave flowers on the corner of Pennsylvania Avenue and Orange Street Tuesday, Oct. 16 after learning longtime crossing guard, Leonard Ortiz, 48, of Redlands, was killed earlier that morning in a hit-and-run crash. (Photo by

RIVERSIDE PRESS ENTERPRISE - 2018-10-16 17:20:00

Orange man accused of breaking into home, leaving semen on laptop

The Orange County District Attorney's Office Rapid DNA program led to the arrest of Jonathan Jose Ruiz, 19, of Orange. He is charged with felony counts of first-degree residential burglary and vandalism with damage of more than $400. A special enhancement was added for crimes committed for the purpo


Red Flag Warnings Remain in Place Amid Second Day of Santa Ana Winds

The first Santa Ana winds of the season roared across the state on Monday, killing a woman, downing trees, causing power outages and putting fire crews on edge.


Person found dead inside motel room in Santa Ana

SANTA ANA, Calif. (KABC) --A person was found dead in a motel in Santa Ana Tuesday, and detectives are investigating it as an apparent homicide.Santa Ana police homicide detectives were called to the motel on East First Street near South Grand Avenue on Tuesday morning.Authorities said a person was


Woman Found Dead In Orange County Motel

SANTA ANA, CA — A woman was discovered dead inside a Sunshine Village Motel room in Santa Ana on Tuesday, police reported. One man was detained for questioning in Fresno, police said.

PATCH - 2018-10-16 19:31:56

9,200 without power as Santa Ana winds continue in LA, Orange, San Bernardino and Riverside counties

Wind blew over a temporary power pole connected to a main power line at a pumpkin patch attraction on Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, at 2107 E. Huntington Drive in Duarte, leaving a live power line in the street for a brief time. (Photo by Tom Bray/San Gabriel Valley Tribune)