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Police Discover Body Next To Fumigated Westminster Home

An person was found dead in a back yard on Monroe Lane in Westminster after reportedly entering a house, which was being fumigated for termites.

16 hours ago

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2 Suspects To Stand Trial In Fatal Santa Ana Nightclub Beating

Vanesa Tapia Zavala, 25, and Candace Marie Brito, 27, are facing murder charges for the January 18 beating of Annie Hung “Kim” Pham outside The Crosby Bar and Nightclub.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/15/2014

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Man Charged With Murder Of Girl, 12, In High-Speed Pursuit

Aleksandar Apostolovic, 26, is charged with one felony count each of murder, aggravated assault on a peace officer and hit-and-run causing death or permanent injury, among other charges.

04/07/2014

Thomas Nguyen is grieving the loss of his daughter. (credit: CBS)

Grief-Stricken Father Talks About Losing His Daughter To Fatal Police Pursuit

A grief-stricken father on Friday tried to cope with the death of his 12-year-old daughter last night.

04/04/2014

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Suspect Arrested In Westminster Pursuit That Killed Girl, 12

A Santa Ana man has been arrested on suspicion of leading authorities on a pursuit that killed a 12-year-old girl and injured two others.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/04/2014

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Girl Killed, Mom & Sibling Injured After Chase Suspect Evades Police

A 12-year-old girl was killed, and her mother and sibling were injured after a chase suspect evaded Westminster police Thursday night.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/03/2014

One person was killed in a solo-vehicle crash on Magnolia Avenue and Westminster Boulevard in Westminster on March 8, 2014. (credit: CBS)

Driver Sought In Westminster Fatal Hit-And-Run Accident

Authorities say they’re searching for a driver involved in a deadly solo-vehicle crash in Westminster.

03/08/2014

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Self-Appointed Pastor Sentenced For Molesting Two Boys In His Congregation

An Orange County man who hosted Bible study meetings at his home was sentenced Wednesday to 15 years to life in prison for molesting two male relatives.

02/19/2014

Attorneys for three Orange County police officers allege the Westminster Police Department unlawfully discriminated against Latino police officers.

Jury Selection Gets Underway In Westminster Police Discrimination Trial

Jury selection was set to begin Tuesday in an employment discrimination trial against the Westminster Police Department.

02/18/2014

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Gay Community Allowed In Vietnamese Lunar New Year Parade

After being sidelined from last year’s Lunar New Year parade, gay Vietnamese Americans are planning to march with pride on Saturday in this year’s event.

02/01/2014

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Girl Credited With Saving Mother’s Life During Alleged Beating By Father

A 13-year-old girl has been credited with saving her mother’s life during an alleged beating by her father.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/30/2014

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Westminster Grants Permit For Vietnamese New Year’s Parade Despite LGBT Exclusion

The Westminster City Council voted unanimously Wednesday night to grant a private group a permit to hold a Vietnamese New Year’s parade despite the exclusion of the gay and lesbian community.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/11/2013

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Gay Activists Fight To March In Vietnamese New Year’s Parade

Gay activists are fighting to be included in a Vietnamese New Year’s parade in Orange County.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/10/2013

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OC Bible Study Leader Convicted Of Sexually Molesting 2 Young Male Relatives

A self-appointed pastor who hosted regular “church” meetings and Bible studies in his Westminster home was convicted Wednesday of sexually assaulting two young male relatives.

11/27/2013

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Man Accused Of Kidnapping Woman, Driving Her To Various Cities In O.C.

Authorities say a Cypress man was arrested for allegedly kidnapping an acquaintance and driving her to various cities in Orange County.

10/13/2013

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