Autopsy Pending On Inmate Jailed Last Week For Having Sex With 16-Year-Old GirlThe deceased was identified Saturday as 47-year-old Carson resident Herman Charles Nash, a former personal trainer and girls basketball coach.
Second Inmate Death Reported In As Many DaysHomicide detectives with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department responded to North County Correctional Facility in Castaic Sunday morning to investigate the circumstances surrounding the death of an inmate.
Mud, Rock Slides Wreak Havoc On Castaic Area Prompting SIG AlertResidents in the area said several roads have been covered in mud and debris.
Castaic Man Arrested In Beating Death Of WifeA man has been arrested in the beating death of his wife.
Detectives Probe Death Of 20-Something Woman Found In Castaic HomeDetectives said the woman appeared to have suffered physical trauma to her upper torso.
I-5 Reopens In Both Directions After Mud Cleared Off RoadAll lanes in both directions of the Golden State (5) Freeway in Castaic reopened Friday after crews removed mud, debris and rocks that shut down the entire freeway for 24 hours.
Brush Fire Along 5 Freeway Near Castaic Knocked DownFirefighters worked Friday afternoon to extinguish a brush fire that scorched as much as 15 acres in the Castaic area.
300-Acre Brush Fire Continues To Burn In CastaicThe cause of the fire remains under investigation as authorities believe it is suspicious in nature.
Glider Causes Stir After Deputies Say Pilot Flew Near Detention Center In CastaicA Sheriff's helicopter followed a man flying a motorized glider over the hills of Castaic before he landed.
Electrical Fire At Underground Vault Briefly Knocks Out Power To 1,700 In CastaicAn underground vault in the Castaic area exploded and temporarily knocked out power to 1,700 customers.
Small Brush Fire Burns Near 5 Freeway In CastaicCrews doused a small brush fire burning Tuesday near the 5 Freeway in the Castaic area, authorities said.
Crews Fully Contain 32-Acre Brush Fire Near 5 Freeway In CastaicWinds fanned the flames up a hill and toward a freeway guardrail, prompting the California Highway Patrol to order the lane closures on both sides of the freeway. Traffic was backed up for miles.