At a time when election officials are struggling to convince more Americans to vote, advocates for the disabled say thousands of people with intellectual or developmental disabilities have been systematically denied that basic right in the nation’s largest county.
The Orange County Adult Achievement Center in Anaheim is helping developmentally disabled workers find jobs.
Officials in Orange County say that a 26-year-old woman with the mental capacity of a 4-year-old has been found safe.
A 61-year-old convicted sex offender has been arrested for sexually assaulting a child under 14.
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A 23-year-old man was sentenced to 30 years in prison Monday for raping a mentally and developmentally disabled 19-year-old woman at a community college last year.
Orange County prosecutors say a Huntington Beach man has been sentenced to 65 years to life in prison in the kidnapping and sexual assault of a 7-year-old developmentally disabled girl.
A second parent has died as the result of a fire officials in Riverside say was set by the couple’s developmentally-disabled daughter.
Six developmentally disabled students were hurt Thursday when their school bus collided with a pickup truck, according to police.
Officials report Friday evening that they are looking for a developmentally disabled man who has gone missing in Pasadena.
A special education teacher at a Vallejo elementary school remains in jail on suspicion of raping a developmentally disabled student on campus.
A 22-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of kidnapping and sexually assaulting a developmentally disabled woman, police reported Monday.
The public’s help is needed to help find an 18-year-old Palmdale woman who is mildly developmentally disabled and has been missing for two weeks.