2 Pastors Charged With Running Ponzi Scheme Out Of Westminster Storefront ChurchTwo pastors of a Westminster storefront church have been charged by the Securities and Exchange Commission with running it as a Ponzi scheme, stealing as much as $25 million from 442 victims in the Vietnamese community.
26 Arrested In SWAT Raid On Westminster Illegal Gambling RingSWAT teams raided two homes overnight Monday. Authorities had been monitoring the homes for about two months prior.
Car Chase Out Of Westminster Ends With Head-On Crash In Santa AnaThree people were taken into custody, and at least one person was taken to a hospital.
Suspect Re-Arrested In New Year’s Day Garden Grove Wreck Which Killed Mother, DaughterThe 30-year-old faces manslaughter charges. Video footage from the scene showed the suspect struggling with officers, breaking a patrol car window and climbing out.
Man Arrested In String Of Orange County Fast Food, Convenience Store RobberiesEmanuel Demar Banks, 38, of Los Angeles, was taken into custody Tuesday morning outside a Gardena hotel where he had been staying. Police recovered evidence from his hotel room linking him to the Orange County robberies between Saturday and Monday.
4 Injured After Car Crashes Into Westminster Apartment Building, Causes Gas ExplosionSeveral people were injured after a car slammed into a water heater and caused a gas explosion at an apartment building in Westminster.
'Despicable': Man With Autism Punched Several Times At In-N-Out WindowThe man with autism was ordering food at a walk-up window when the suspect apparently attacked him for not moving aside fast enough after ordering his food.
Shooting In Westminster Strip Mall Parking Lot Leaves Man DeadThe shooting followed an altercation in the parking lot of a CVS Pharmacy.
Body Found In Backseat Of Car Burning In WestminsterAs soon as firefighters put out the flames out, they discovered the body, which had been burned beyond recognition.
2 Killed, 4 Wounded In Fiery 405 Freeway Wreck in WestminsterThe driver who caused the crash may have been impaired.
Thieves Caught On Camera Stealing Gaming Machine From Westminster RestaurantPolice say the thieves came to the café specifically for a popular gaming machine called “Fishes.”
Westminster Becomes Latest OC City To Oppose Sanctuary State LawsTen Orange County cities have now chosen to either opt out of the laws or join the federal government in suing California.
Fraternity Trashes Airbnb Home In WestminsterA local man thought he was renting his house to tourists, instead he says local fraternity brothers showed up, hazed the pledges and trashed his home. Stacey Butler reports.
Young Mother Found Murdered In Westminster HotelThe woman was found after her family called police and asked them to conduct a welfare check.
1 Killed In 4-Car Crash On 405 Freeway In WestminsterOne person has been killed in a four-car pileup that has all but one lane of southbound San Diego (405) Freeway in Westminster closed.