Evacuation Order Lifted After Fire Crews Stop Forward Progress Of Brush Fire In Thousand OaksThe Erbes Fire erupted on the north side of Erbes Road near Sunset Hills Boulevard by the 23 Freeway.
Suspect Detained In Fatal Shooting In Thousand OaksThere was no immediate word on a motive in the killing or the suspect’s relationship to the victim.
Ventura County DA Releases New Video Of Borderline Bar ShootingThe Ventura County District Attorney's Office Thursday released new video of the deadly mass shooting at the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks.
Ventura County Sheriff: Face Mask Confrontation Caused Melee At Thousand Oaks MallDeputies were called the mall, 222 W. Hillcrest Drive, at about 6:40 p.m. Saturday after callers to 911 reported shots fired and seeing a man pointing a gun inside the mall.
15 Cal Lutheran Students Test Positive For COVID-19 After Off-Campus GatheringCal Lutheran’s Health Services was notified last week that a student living in off-campus housing had tested positive. Contact tracing uncovered several more cases linked to an off-campus gathering.
Ventura County Sheriff Patrol Vehicles Outfitted With New Sirens To Signal Immediate Evacuations From Natural DisastersThe warning siren will be used in all disasters, including wildfires, earthquakes and floods, according to the Ventura County Sheriff’s Office.
2 Mountain Lion Kittens Taken To New Home At Arizona Wildlife Sanctuary After Attempt To Foster ThemP-91 and P-92 were part of a big baby boom this summer in the Santa Monica Mountains. But their mother, P-67, was found dead just a few days after the kittens were discovered on July 7 in the Simi Hills, south of Simi Valley.
Aedes Aegypti Mosquito Capable Of Carrying Dengue, Zika Viruses Detected In Thousand OaksAedes aegypti mosquitos have been detected in Thousand Oaks, according to the Ventura County Environmental Health Division. The first detection of the mosquito was on Sept. 9 in Simi Valley, officials said.
P-81 First Mountain Lion Found With Genetic Abnormalities In Santa Monica MountainsFor the first time, a mountain lion has been found with physical abnormalities caused by inbreeding due to the small population of native big cats in the Santa Monica Mountains, National Park Service officials said.
Caboodle Of Kittens: 13 Mountain Lion Cubs Born In Santa Monica Mountains This SummerNational Park Service biologists who have been studying the population for 18 years say this is the first time this many mountain lion dens have been found within such a short period of time.
Bobcat, Mountain Lion Found Dead In Santa Monica Mountains Tested Positive For Several Types Of Rat PoisonThe adult female bobcat, known as B-372, is the first in 23 years to have died from the effects of anticoagulant rat poisons. P-76 is the sixth collared mountain lion to die of uncontrolled internal bleeding, and the third in the past two years.