Orange County Reports Record 779 New COVID-19 Cases; Officials Consider Shutting Down BarsOrange County reported 779 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday, the highest number of infections the county has reported to date.
Joseph James DeAngelo Pleads Guilty To 13 Murders And Nearly 150 Crimes Linked To Golden State Killer, East Area RapistJoseph DeAngelo's victims and their families will get a chance to speak in court when DeAngelo is sentenced in mid-August.
Face Coverings Now Mandatory In Orange County, But Sheriff Don Barnes Says He Is Not 'The Mask Police'OC Public Health made cloth face-coverings a requirement for all residents and visitors in public places, while visiting businesses, at work, or if unable to maintain a physical distance of at least 6 feet from other people.
Travel Through John Wayne Airport Plummets 97.2% In April Compared To Last YearJohn Wayne Airport officials says the Orange County travel hub served 25,313 passengers in April, a decrease of 97.2% from April 2019, which saw a passenger traffic count of 899,186.
Family Of Teacher Killed During Late-Night Jog In Santa Ana Pleads For Hit-And-Run Driver To Come ForwardDavid Barrera was on a late-night run on May 18 in Santa Ana when he was struck on South Raitt Street, near West Street Anne Place. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Jogger Struck And Killed By Hit-And-Run Driver In Santa AnaInvestigators remain on the scene of the fatal crash on South Raitt Street, near West Street Anne Place hours after the crash, which happened at about 11 p.m. Monday.
Santa Ana Renters Have Until Friday To Apply For $1,500 In Emergency AssistanceThe city of Santa Ana last month approved $500,000 in emergency rental relief for low-income households who are not able to make the rent because of the pandemic.
Felon Allegedly Rammed 3 Police Vehicles At Santa Ana Motel With Stolen Pickup TruckPolice say Maximiliano Osorio stepped on the gas and sped toward detectives and civilians, ramming the truck into three police vehicles as he escaped onto Harbor Boulevard.
4-Alarm Fire Roars Through Vacant Church In Santa AnaCrews who arrived at the scene first found flames going through the roof of the church and immediately upgraded the incident to a third-alarm structure fire.
High-Risk Sex Offender Re-Arrested After Allegedly Exposing Himself At Parole Resource CenterRudy William Grajeda Magdaleno, 39, is considered to be a high-risk sex offender because he has been convicted of multiple sex offenses and has tried to tamper or remove his tracking device.
Third-Striker Charged With Attacking Irvine Police Officer 5 Days After Being Released On $0 BailA third-striker allegedly attacked an Irvine police officer while allegedly breaking into a business, just days after being released from jail on $0 bail by an appointed court commissioner who is under fire for releasing seven high-risk sex offenders recently.
7 High-Risk Sex Offenders Released As Part Of Orange County Jail Population ReductionSeven high-risk registered sex offenders were have been released months early in the statewide effort to reduce the jail population to slow the spread of coronavirus.
Coronavirus: Orange County Approves Mandate Requiring Face Masks For Workers Who Interact With PublicThe face coverings will be required, beginning Friday, for employees who interact with the public in grocery, pharmacy and convenience stores, as well as gas stations, restaurants, and other locations where food is prepared.
Caught On Video: Homeless Man Set On Fire In Santa AnaPolice have arrested a man on suspicion of throwing accelerant on a homeless man and setting him on fire in an attack that was caught on video.
Coronavirus: Santa Ana Unified Expands To-Go Meal Distribution For StudentsSanta Ana Unified School District launched a to-go meal distribution program to help feed low-income and homeless students — but the initial launch did not anticipate drawing long lines and crowds.