Authorities Monday released the name of a victim of a homicide in Newport Beach early Saturday. The victim was identified as 59-year-old Ruben Gonzalez, who was a transient, said Orange County sheriff’s Sgt. Todd Hylton. Newport Beach police were called minutes after midnight Saturday when the victim was found unconscious...
Sheryl Bell's son Julian Alexander was killed by Anaheim police in 2008. His name is only now being talked about in the same breath as George Floyd and other Black Americans killed by police.
Jonathan Ho, Nicholas Nguyen arrested in relation to murder of Jeffrey Cheng. A Marina del Rey man was arrested last week along with a Oklahoma City man in connection to a 2019 murder of a man whose body was found in the trunk of a car in Orange County. According...
LOS ANGELES COUNTY, Calif. - A suspect is in custody after leading authorities on a chase across Los Angeles and Orange counties Monday night. SkyFOX was initially over the scene in Lakewood where a stolen Nissan pickup truck was leading the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department on a chase. The suspect continued to Norwalk later in the chase and then went through Anaheim, Buena Park and other parts of Orange County.
Female firefighters and civil rights advocates on Monday called on LAFD Chief Ralph Terrazas to resign after reports of abuse, harassment and retaliation of female firefighters in the department.
An NYPD narcotics detective — already accused of testing positive for pot — was busted for alleged drunken driving in Orange County, The Post has learned. Detective Erick Flores was arrested around 3:30 a.m. Oct. 10 by Newburgh Township police after cops chased his 2012 Jeep Cherokee into the city of Newburgh, according to local authorities.
Investigators believe a 1,200-foot (366-meter) cargo ship dragging anchor in rough seas caught an underwater oil pipeline and pulled it across the seafloor, months before a leak from the line fouled the Southern California coastline with crude.
A convicted felon pleaded guilty Tuesday and was immediately sentenced to four years in prison for a car-to-car shooting in Dana Point. Ahmad Hussain Abassi, 36, of San Juan Capistrano, pleaded guilty to assault with a deadly weapon, carrying a loaded firearm in public, a convicted felon carrying a concealed firearm in a vehicle, all felonies, and a misdemeanor count of a prohibited person owning ammunition.
A 22-year-old man booked on suspicion of killing a transient in Newport Beach agreed to a plea deal late last month in an unrelated knife attack over the objections of prosecutors, according to court records obtained Tuesday. Ezekial Izaiah Person pleaded guilty Sept. 23 to a felony count of assault...
A 44-year-old man pleaded not guilty Tuesday to operating a timeshare fraud scheme that prosecutors alleged ripped off at least five victims in Orange County. Luke Shannon McKinley was charged Sept. 16 with one count of conspiracy, three counts of theft from an elder adult and five counts of grand theft, all felonies. He was scheduled to return to court Nov. 2 for a pretrial hearing in the Central Justice Center in Santa Ana.
Investigators believe a 1,200-foot cargo ship dragging anchor in rough seas caught an underwater oil pipeline and pulled it across the seafloor, months before a leak from the line fouled the Southern California coastline with crude. A team of federal investigators trying to chase down the cause of the spill...
STANTON, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say an Oklahoma City man has been arrested in connection with the killing of a man whose body was found in the trunk of a car two years ago in Southern California. The 27-year-old suspect was taken into custody in Oklahoma on suspicion of conspiracy to commit murder. The Orange County Register says he is awaiting an extradition hearing to see if he’ll be transported to California. Investigators say they believe the man was involved in the 2019 killing of 31-year-old Jeffrey Cheng of Irvine. It’s still not clear how Cheng was killed, or how long his body was inside the trunk.
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On Saturday, October 16, at approximately 12:03 a.m., the Newport Beach Police Department received a call regarding a male subject unconscious in the area of the Newport Pier. Responding officers provided life-saving measures to the male adult victim, but the victim was ultimately pronounced dead at the scene. It was...