Sheriff: Joshua Chimarusti Arrested For Firing Shots At Ventura County Firehawk HelicopterJoshua James Chimarusti, 44, was arrested last Thursday morning on several charges in connection with shots fired at the crew of Ventura County Firehawk Copter 4 the previous night.
Ventura County Health Officials 'Strongly Recommend' Indoor Masking -- But Stop Short Of Issuing Mask MandateVentura County residents were urged to wear masks indoors in settings like grocery or retail stores, theaters, and family entertainment centers, while businesses were asked to expect universal masking for customers entering the indoor areas of their businesses to protect themselves and the business’ employees.
Charlotte Dipaolo, 40, Of Camarillo Arrested For Solicitation Of Minor To Sell DrugsA Camarillo woman, 40-year-old Charlotte Dipaolo, was arrested Friday, June 25, by investigators at the Ventura County Pharmaceutical Crimes Unit for possession of a controlled substance and solicitation of a minor to sell drugs, among other charges.
5 Arrested, Drugs Seized After Investigation Into Mexico-Based Drug Trafficking Operation Targeting Ventura CountyFive people have been arrested and a large cache of methamphetamine, cocaine and heroin have been seized after a 5-month investigation into drug trafficking in Ventura County.
New Chinook Heli-Tankers Available To Firefighters In LA, Orange And Ventura Counties As Wildfire Danger IncreasesFirefighters now have three new Chinook Heli-Tankers to help them quickly respond to fires in Orange, LA, and Ventura Counties.
Ventura County Could Enter Yellow Tier On June 2The county’s adjusted case rates have dropped to 1.5 new cases per 100,000 people, from 2.4, and the overall test positivity rate has dropped from 1% to .7%, according to Ventura County public health officials.
Man Approached, Stabbed In Suspected Hate Crime In VenturaTyler Clark of Ventura is in jail after being accused of stabbing a suspect in a racist attack.
Country Fire: Brush Fire Burning Near Homes In Thousand Oaks; Evacuation Orders LiftedVentura County Fire Department crews Thursday were battling a brush fire burning near homes in Thousand Oaks, dubbed the Country Fire.
5 Drainage Culverts Retrofitted For Safer Wildlife Crossing Along 12-Mile Stretch Of State Route 118 In Ventura CountyFive drainage culverts have been retrofitted for wildlife and fences have been added to the areas to help wildlife cross the State Route 118, according to the National Park Service.
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.
COVID Hospitalizations Stabilizing Across Southland After Weeks Of DeclinesAfter weeks of steady declines, COVID-19 hospitalizations have started to level off across the Southland.
COVID Hospitalizations Below 600 In LA County, Under 100 In RiversideCounties across the Southland reported significant decreases in COVID-19 hospitalizations over the weekend, with Los Angeles County reporting 591 and Riverside reporting 97 total admissions Monday.
LA County Releases Updated Health Order; San Bernardino, Ventura Prepare For Possible Move To Orange TierLos Angeles County Friday released an updated health order allowing for loosened restrictions come Monday, as San Bernardino and Ventura counties prepared for a possible move to the state's less-restrictive orange tier.
COVID Hospitalizations Continue To Fall Across SouthlandOn the day California expanded COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to residents age 50 and older, most local counties reported continued decreases in hospitalizations.
More Than 4M Vaccine Doses Administered In LA County; San Bernardino Surpasses 4K COVID DeathsLos Angeles County Wednesday reported more than 4 million COVID-19 vaccine doses had been administered, while San Bernardino reported it had surpassed 4,000 total coronavirus deaths.