Santa Ana Homicide Rates Surge Around Illegal Gambling BusinessesSanta Ana police and political leaders Thursday sought to assure the public it was tackling a rash of violent crime spurred in part by illegal gambling businesses.
Santa Ana City Council Approves $4 'Hero Pay' Boost For Grocery, Pharmacy WorkersThe council voted 5-2 Tuesday to adopt the premium pay measure, which will go into effect immediately. The measure will expire after 120 days.
Caretaker At Santa Ana Senior Living Facility Arrested In Rape Of 87-Year-Old Woman With DementiaJuan Sandoval, 33, of Orange, was arrested Thursday at the Sunflower Gardens Senior Living Facility, where Santa Ana police say he has been working for the past three years.
Stretch Of 5 Freeway In Norwalk Area To Close During ConstructionFull overnight closures for construction on the Santa Ana (5) Freeway will take place in the Norwalk area Thursday evening, Friday morning, and next week.
23-Year-Old Charged With Molesting Woman in Santa Ana StoreA 23-year-old transient was charged Wednesday with molesting a woman in a business.
Santa Ana Police Officer, Steven Lopez, Pleads Guilty To Federal Bribery ChargeA Santa Ana police officer pleaded guilty Wednesday to accepting $128,000 in bribes from a person who was seeking to obstruct law enforcement activities against his illegally operating businesses in Orange County. 
Vaccine Super Site Headed For At Anaheim Convention Center; Santa Ana College Vaccine Clinic Now OpenThe new super site, which comes as the county opened a vaccination clinic at Santa Ana College, will be the third in Orange County. Two others are being operated at Disneyland in Anaheim and Soka University in Aliso Viejo.
VIDEO: 11 Taken Into Custody At Illegal Gambling Operation In Santa AnaEleven people were taken into custody Wednesday night after an illegal gambling operation hidden in the back room of a Santa Ana business got raided.
Firefighter Injured Battling Silverado Fire Released From Hospital After 17 SurgeriesDylan Van Iwaarden spent 114 days at the Orange County Burn Center in Santa Ana and underwent 17 surgeries.
OC DA Todd Spitzer Blasts LA County’s George Gascon After Special Circumstances Dismissed In Murder Case Against Sexual Predator Kenneth RasmusonSpitzer said Jeffrey’s kidnapping from Anaheim Hills gives Orange County jurisdiction to file charges against Rasmuson, who has previously served time for sexually assaulting an 11-year-old boy in Santa Barbara County and a 3-year-old boy in Los Angeles.
Orange County To Open COVID-19 Vaccination Site At Santa Ana CollegeSanta Ana residents interested in receiving a COVID-19 can sign up for an appointment on the county’s website, Othena. Vaccinations are available by appointment only.