A Canadian man suspected of conning an 86-year-old widow and others out of more than $100,000 was extradited to Southern California Thursday night, concluding an international manhunt that lasted for a year and a half.
Profits from a fundraiser in Seal Beach Saturday will go towards constructing a memorial honoring the victims of the Salon Meritage tragedy.
All lanes of the 405 Freeway were reopened Wednesday morning after a steel beam fell at a construction site.
The 49-year-old owner of a popular Orange County youth sports camp accused of committing several lewd and lascivious acts on a 13-year-old boy eight years ago made his first court appearance on Friday.
The 49-year-old owner of a popular sports camp was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of committing several lewd and lascivious acts with a child under 14 in 2006.
Scott Dekraai, the man charged with the worst mass killing in Orange County’s history, pleaded guilty Friday to eight counts of murder.
Scott Dekraai, 44, had been locked in a custody dispute with his ex-wife over their-8-year-old son before he strapped on a bulletproof vest, took three guns and entered Salon Meritage in 2011, police said.
Prosecutors said in a court hearing Tuesday that they will no longer use secretly recorded statements to a jailhouse informant from a man charged with killing eight people in a 2011 rampage at a Southern California hair salon.
SWAT teams raided locations in five Southland counties as part of a multi-agency investigation into dozens of commercial burglaries, authorities said.
Boeing Co. announced Friday that it plans to increasing its local engineering workforce by 1,000 positions.
The suspect was described as “extremely defiant.”
The man accused of killing eight people at a Seal Beach hair salon in 2011 will have his trial split into two parts.
The rain and high tides could cause problems along the Orange County coastline.
Southland beachside communities are preparing for possible flooding due to a powerful storm system.
Officials determined the spill would require an emergency evacuation of the building.