Murders

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Arraignment Postponed For Iraq War Veteran Suspected In Murders Of 4 Homeless Men

Itzcoatl Ocampo’s hearing was rescheduled for Feb. 17 after a judge granted the defense’s motion for a continuance.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/18/2012

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Iraq War Veteran Charged In Murders Of 4 Homeless Men

Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas announced Tuesday that criminal charges are being filed against an Iraq war veteran accused of murdering four homeless men in Orange County.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/17/2012

A makeshift memorial service near the Santa Ana River held for John Berry, 64, who was among four local homeless men killed in recent weeks. (CBS)

Memorial Service For Slain Homeless Man Held At Bench Near Santa Ana River

Dozens of mourners lined up near the Santa Ana River on Tuesday to honor a local homeless man who was found stabbed to death last week.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/17/2012

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Father Of Veteran Suspected In Murders Of 4 Homeless Men Speaks Out

The father of an Iraq war veteran accused of murdering four homeless men in Orange County is speaking out about what may have triggered the brutal killings.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/16/2012

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Violent Crime Drops 13.8 Percent In Los Angeles County

Violent crime dropped 13.8 percent in Los Angeles County last year, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/11/2012

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Guardian Angels To Patrol Santa Ana River To Ward Off Homeless Predator

The homeless community in Orange County that has been by stalked by a serial killer in recent weeks is now under the protection of angels.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/09/2012

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OC Shelter Offers Prayers, Safety Packs To Help Homeless Ward Off Serial Killer

A local shelter is offering food, prayer and safety advice to street people who could be potential targets for a serial killer.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/06/2012

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Calif. Supreme Court Tosses Gang Leader’s Death Sentence

The California Supreme Court on Monday tossed out the murder convictions and death sentences of a Los Angeles gang leader who authorities believe was the “shot caller” responsible for as many as 60 killings.

12/05/2011

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Police Say ‘Grim Sleeper’ Is Now Linked To 18 Murders

Police say they have linked six more murders and one attempted murder to Lonnie Franklin Jr. Franklin, who has been dubbed the Grim Sleeper, is now accused in 18 different killings.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/03/2011

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Ex-LAPD Detective Says He Knows Who Killed Tupac, Biggie Smalls

An ex-LAPD detective says he knows who was behind the deaths of Tupac Skakur and Christopher Wallace, a.k.a. Notorious B.I.G. and claims to have the evidence to prove it.

10/08/2011

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LAPD Credits Community For Plunge In LA Neighborhood Homicides

While homicides have dropped significantly in the 12-square-mile area south of the 10 Freeway and west of the 110 Freeway, they may be heading to a new low in 2011.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–09/01/2011

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2 Wanted In Separate SoCal Murders Nabbed In Mexico

The FBI says two fugitives wanted in separate murder cases in Southern California were arrested in Mexico this week and returned to the United States.

08/19/2011

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Canoga Park Man, 64, Ordered To Stand Trial For Murdering Mother And Uncle

A Canoga Park man was ordered Wednesday to stand trial for the murder of his 87-year-old mother and 85-year-old uncle.

05/18/2011

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Ex-LA Gang Boss Convicted Of 8 Murders

The former boss of a Los Angeles street gang has been convicted of eight murders and 10 attempted murders.

02/16/2011

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3 Members Of Family Dead In Double Murder-Suicide In Whittier

Police say three people have been found dead inside a home in Whittier. Officer Mike Dekowski says the bodies were found shortly before 7:30 p.m. Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/11/2011

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