Attorneys for a former Orange County public official accused of sexually abusing female employees said Tuesday the trial involving their client is “a waste of taxpayer money and time”.
A judge Tuesday ordered former Santa Ana City Councilman Carlos Bustamante to stand trial on various charges of sexual misconduct.
A preliminary hearing began Monday morning for a former Santa Ana City Councilman accused of sex assault.
Orange County supervisors approved a contract on Tuesday for a new chief executive officer, after nearly a year with an interim CEO.
The investigation was launched after an anonymous letter accusing clerk-recorder Tom Daly was sent to county officials.
The CEO of Orange County resigned Thursday after facing scrutiny over the handling of allegations that one of his managers sexually assaulted subordinates.
Santa Ana City Councilman Carlos Bustamante pleaded not guilty Thursday to sexually assaulting seven women when he worked in the county’s public works department.
The arraignment was postponed Thursday for a Santa Ana City Councilman facing charges of sexually assaulting at least seven women who worked for him.
District Attorney Tony Rackauckas Tuesday described Santa Ana City Councilman Carlos Bustamante as a sexual bully, who cornered women in his office and groped them, apparently without fear of being caught.
A former Santa Ana city manager and current councilman was arrested on Monday on multiple felony charges.
An embattled Orange County public official is stepping down over allegations of sexual misconduct with co-workers.