Police: Man In Gas Mask Breaks Into Fumigated Ventura Home, Takes Off With Safe Containing $20K In CashPolice say the man broke into a home in the 9500 block of Las Cruces Street at about 1 a.m. on June 25.
Infection Rates On The Rise As Southern Californians Increasingly Neglect Social Distancing, Wearing Face MasksThe continuing rise in coronavirus infections could put a halt to reopening plans in one Southern California county, while a debate about wearing face masks rages in another.
5 Blocks Of Historic Downtown Ventura Closed To Car Traffic For Next Month To Help People Keep Their DistanceBarricades will block off traffic along four blocks on Main Street, between Fir and Palm Streets, and one block of California Street, between Santa Clara and Poli Streets.
Firefighters Gain Ground On Lime, Elizabeth Fires Burning In Ventura CountyAs of 8 a.m. Thursday, the Lime Fire has burned 450 acres and is 20% contained, while the Elizabeth Fire has burned 275 acres and is 70% contained.
Ventura County Apologizes For Spanish-Language Poster Using Produce Crates To Illustrate Social DistancingVentura County had sent out the posters to demonstrate with common items the distance people should maintain to help slow the spread of coronavirus. One English-language version of the poster had used skis to illustrate the distance.
Ventura County Fair Canceled, Board Of Directors Plan To Resume In 2021The Ventura County Fairgrounds Board of Directors voted unanimously to cancel the 2020 Ventura County Fair during an emergency meeting Monday.
Suspect Arrested In Brutal San Diego Murder, Hours After Scare At Ventura CollegeA man suspected in a brutal killing in the San Diego area has been arrested in Ventura, police said Wednesday.
Second Day Of Quake Swarm Rattles Ventura With 70 Estimated Earthquake EventsFor a second day in a row, a series of small earthquakes Friday jolted Ventura starting in the early morning hours and lasting into mid-afternoon.
Swarm Of Earthquakes Shake Ventura, Neighboring CitiesA magnitude-3.3 earthquake was followed by a 3.4 temblor within minutes about 4 miles west of Ventura at about 5 a.m., according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Classes Resume At Ventura High School After Weekend Bomb ThreatThe Ventura Unified School District said in a Facebook post that a bomb threat was left on Instagram account of the Ventura High School Associated Student Body, or ASB. The district reported the threat to police, setting off a thorough search of the campus.
Stolen Trailer With $50K In Junior Lifeguard Equipment Recovered In VenturaThe trailer contained equipment belonging to the Ventura junior lifeguard program like surfboards, fins and traffic cones and was worth an estimated $50,000.
Police Shoot Man During Traffic Stop Outside Ventura Co. Government CenterThe 37-year-old suspect underwent surgery and was in critical condition. The officer sustained minor injuries.