Michael Carona

Then-Orange County Assistant Sheriff Mike Carona made national headlines during a successful investigation into the 2002 kidnapping and murder of 5-year-old Samantha Runnion. (Photo credit: David McNew / Getty Images News)

Judge Denies Ex-OC Sheriff’s Appeal For Reduced Sentence

Michael Carona, once known as “America’s Sheriff,” has lost an appeal to have his federal prison sentence reduced for a 2009 witness tampering conviction.


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Former OC Sheriff Michael Carona Surrenders To Federal Prison

Former Orange County sheriff Michael Carona surrendered to a federal prison in Colorado Tuesday on a witness-tampering conviction.

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9th Circuit Upholds Michael Carona’s Conviction

A federal appeals court has upheld former Orange County Sheriff Michael Carona’s conviction for witness tampering.