Missing Oxnard Woman's Body Found In Santa Barbara County; Ex-Husband Josefino Maldonado Arrested For Her MurderOxnard police say Josefino Cayetano Maldonado, 41, confessed to killing his wife in an unincorporated area of Ventura County, but went into Santa Barbara County to dispose of her body.
Recent String Of Arson Fires Appear To Target Farm Equipment In Ventura, OxnardThe latest arson fire happened Monday at about 11 p.m. in the agricultural fields next to the 2100 block of Knoll Drive. Firefighters responding to the scene found large flames and so much smoke that it was visible from most of Ventura and Oxnard.
2 Arrested After 300 Beachgoers Clash With Police In OxnardPolice officers responded at about 7:40 p.m. to reports of a disturbance at Oxnard State Beach, 1601 S. Harbor Blvd., and were surrounded by about 300 young adults and teenagers and had bottles thrown at them, according to Oxnard police Sgt. Jon Keller.
Police: Los Angeles County Trio Stole 6 Pickup Trucks In 1 Night From Throughout OxnardRichard Perez, 26; Sharon Silva, 37; and Brian Mandujano, 28, all of Los Angeles County, were arrested Friday at the Casa Via Mar Inn in Port Hueneme as Oxnard police officers investigated the theft of six stolen Chevrolet Silverado pickup trucks overnight.
Oxnard PD Arrests 17-Year-Old After 9-Year-Old Accidentally Shoots Himself In The HandA 17-year-old was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of child endangerment, unsafe storage of a firearm, possession of an unregistered firearm and possession for sales of concentrated cannabis and Psilocybin Mushrooms, the Oxnard Police Department said.
Rodolfo Franco Of Oxnard Arrested In 2003, 2020 Sexual Assaults Of 3 WomenRodolfo Fernandez Franco, 40, was arrested Saturday on charges of forcible rape and oral sex from crimes that happened in 2003 and 2020 involving three separate victims, according to Oxnard police. He is being held without bail.
Spring Heat Breaks Records In Camarillo, Oxnard; Light Rain May Be In Forecast Later This WeekConditions remain very warm and dry throughout the region, with highs in the 80s and 90s Monday. It’s the second day of high temperatures, after the heat sent crowds to local beaches seeking the cool ocean breezes.
Judge Overturns Attempted Murder Conviction For Ignacio Ixta Jr.An Oxnard man will be home soon after a judge overturned a 2010 attempted murder conviction.
Oxnard Church Volunteer Accused Of Sexually Assaulting 3 Teen GirlsA church volunteer has been arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting three teenage girls, the Ventura County Sheriff's Office said Wednesday.
COVID-19 Mutation Found In UK, South African Variants Detected In Ventura County WastewaterOxnard has been testing samples of its wastewater weekly for some time, and recently detected a mutation identified as N501Y, which is present in both the United Kingdom and South African variants of COVID-19.
One Dead After Car Careens Off PCH, Lands In Ocean In Ventura CountyWhen California Highway Patrol officers arrived on scene, they found a car flipped onto its roof in the surf with a driver pinned inside.