Ventura County Sheriff To The Rescue: Department Brings 6,000 Gallons Of Water To Residents After Main BreakThe Ventura County Sheriff's Department came to the rescue after hundreds of residents — many of them elderly — rang in 2020 without water service when a main broke.
Ventura County Bans Sale Of Flavored Vaping ProductsVentura County has joined Los Angeles County in banning the sale of flavored vaping products.
Unknown Person Breaks Into Ventura County Animal Shelter, 6-Month-Old Kitten MissingThe Humane Society of Ventura County is hoping the public can help identify the person who broke into the Ojai shelter earlier this week and locate a kitten that has gone missing.
Three Oxnard Gang Members Arrested In 'Joker Mask' Liquor Store RobberyThree gang members were arrested this week for a robbery that took place earlier this month at “The Corner Store” in Oxnard.
Law Enforcement Opposes Relocation Of 'Sexually Violent Predator' From Ventura County To Joshua TreeSan Bernardino law enforcement and Joshua Tree residents are opposing the relocation of a convicted sexual predator from Ventura County to San Bernardino County.
Wildfires Continue To Burn Across Southern California, As Red Flag Warning Remains In EffectThe 2019 wildfire season had been relatively quiet in Southern California until a strong Santa Ana wind event hit the area Oct. 9 sparking a number of brush fires that grew as wind gusts increased and relative humidity decreased.
Wendy Fire Holding At 90 Acres, 25 Percent Containment ReportedAnother fire has broken out Thursday night — this time in the Newbury Park area of Ventura County.
New Gender Diversity Curriculum For Elementary Students Leaves Some Oak Park Parents UpsetA school district in Ventura County will start teaching gender diversity for children in kindergarten through fifth grade to create a more inclusive environment for students, but some parents said they were not happy with the new curriculum.
2 Killed In Small Plane Crash At Camarillo AirportThe plane crashed off the runway in a grass field, the fire department reported.
Body Found In Angeles National Forest ID'ed As Murdered Ventura County RoommateThe remains were initially investigated as an unidentified homicide victim. When detectives from the Ventura County Sheriff’s Office became aware of the discovery, they worked with Los Angeles County agencies to identify the remains as Houston Auer.
3 Gang Members Arrested For Selling Riverside 16-Year-Old For Sex In Ventura CountyThree known gang members have been arrested and charged in connection with selling a 16-year-old girl from the Riverside area for sex in Ventura County.
Falcon 9 Rocket Carrying Canadian Satellites Launches Successfully From Vandenberg Air Force BaseHawthorne-based SpaceX is scheduled to launch the Falcon 9 rocket carrying the RADARSAT Constellation Wednesday morning during a launch window that opens at 7:17 a.m. and try to recover the rocket with a landing back at Vandenberg Air Force Base.
Photos: 96-Year-Old Man Found Living Among Feces-Encrusted Furniture In Trash-Strewn Ojai HomePhotos of the filthy, rat-infested home released by the Ventura County Sheriff’s Department show the abhorrent living conditions that prompted the arrest of Catherine Ann Vandermaesen, 65, on suspicion of elder and animal abuse.
Sinkhole Swallows Excavator, Driver In Ventura CountyYerba Buena Road north of Yellow Hill in the Ventura County area of the Santa Monica Mountains remains closed to traffic.
Storms Dump Nearly A Foot Of Rain On Southern CaliforniaAll evacuations in recent burn areas have been lifted. But authorities are still busy cleaning up from rock slides, creek and river overflows, and freeway flooding.