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Police: Man May Have Been Beaten, Kidnapped In Placentia

Police Thursday were investigating an apparent beating and kidnapping in Orange County.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/03/2014

Man, Teen Girl Killed In 2-Vehicle Crash In Placentia

Authorities say two people were killed in an overnight crash in Placentia.


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Missing Placentia Woman, 24, Found In Angeles National Forest

Police Friday located a 24-year-old Orange County woman who had been missing for 10 days.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/30/2013

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Police Seek Help Locating Missing Placentia Woman, 24

Police Wednesday were seeking the public’s help in locating a missing 24-year-old woman from Orange County.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/28/2013

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Best Craft Beers In Orange County

The craft beer craze has hit Orange County by storm. We cannot think of anything better than enjoying a freshly brewed craft beer from a local, independent brewery.

CBS Los Angeles–08/28/2013

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After 4-Year Search, Missing Placentia Man’s Wife Suspects Foul Play

The wife of a Placentia man who went missing four years ago suspects her husband was the victim of foul play.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/30/2013

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Fire Destroys 1 Home, Damages 2 Structures In Placentia

The fire began just before 1:30 a.m. at a home in the 300 block of W. Santa Fe Avenue in Placentia, the Orange County Fire Authority said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/12/2013

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1 Arrested, 1 On The Loose Following OC Burglary, Pursuit

One burglary suspect has been arrested and another is on the loose following a pursuit that started in Placentia and ended in South LA.


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Placentia Skateboarder, 14, Killed In Alleged DUI Crash

A 14-year-old skateboarder was killed Friday evening by an alleged drunk driver.


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Best Places To Buy Watches In OC

Orange County and fashion go hand in hand, and the new year is a great time to invest in timeless pieces for yourself. Skip big-brand department stores and those over-shopped chains for the best places to buy watches in Orange County. No matter your need, these shops have exactly the timepiece every time.

CBS Los Angeles–01/08/2013

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23-Year-Old Donates Kidney To Dying Father

A 23-year-old Placentia man gave the ultimate gift to his dying father on Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/11/2012

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Only On CBS2: Detectives Reopen Case Of Missing South Pasadena Mother After 33 Years

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s detectives reopened the case of a missing South Pasadena mother after 33 years because of “loose ends.”

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/26/2012

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Bomb Squad Detonates Backpack Containing Explosives In Placentia

A backpack containing two hand grenades was discovered Monday morning near a bridge in Orange County.


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Electrical Fire Leads To Discovery Of ‘Large-Scale’ Marijuana Grow

An electrical fire at a Placentia commercial building led to the discovery of a “large-scale” marijuana growing operation.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/03/2012

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Fire Crews Work To Extinguish House Fire In Placentia

Crews are working to extinguish a house fire in Placentia. Sky2 was overhead just after 11 a.m., as flames and smoke could be seen coming from the roof of the home, which is located in the 900 block of Mathewson Avenue.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/04/2012