Category: CA – L.A./Orange County

Adult film star Ron Jeremy charged with rape, sexual assault

Adult film star Ron Jeremy charged with rape, sexual assault

Photo Credit: AFP / Frazer Harrison By Andrew Dalton, The Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Adult film star Ron Jeremy was charged with raping thr ...
Man steals money from caricature artist but leaves behind portrait

Man steals money from caricature artist but leaves behind portrait

By Oscar Flores, Fox News RIVERSIDE, Calif. - Police in Riverside are investigating a theft at the recent Festival of Lights that unfortunately left ...
California groom killed by wedding crashers

California groom killed by wedding crashers

By Ben Kesslen, NBC News A California groom was murdered by two wedding crashers, according to police and the family. Joe Melgoza, 30, died Sunday m ...
Man named Sexy Vegan charged in sexual assault of his dog after video surfaces online

Man named Sexy Vegan charged in sexual assault of his dog after video surfaces online

PHOTO CREDIT: Getty Images By Hannah Fry, Los Angeles Times A 37-year-old man whose legal name is Sexy Vegan pleaded not guilty Friday to two misd ...
Man armed with sword fatally shot at Scientology church near Los Angeles

Man armed with sword fatally shot at Scientology church near Los Angeles

By Alex Johnson, NBC News LOS ANGELES — A sword-wielding man who arrived in a luxury car was fatally shot at a Scientology church building on Wednesd ...
Twelve killed after gunman opens fire in California bar

Twelve killed after gunman opens fire in California bar

By Lucia Binding, Sky News Twelve people including a police officer have been killed after a former marine opened fire inside a country and western b ...
Transient Arrested in Stabbing of Senior Citizen at Riverside Metrolink Station

Transient Arrested in Stabbing of Senior Citizen at Riverside Metrolink Station

A transient was arrested Monday in what appeared to be the random stabbing of a senior citizen at the Riverside Metrolink Station the day before. T ...
Loved Ones Hold Vigil to Honor Father of 7 Killed Following Dispute With Suspected Hit-and-Run Driver in Long Beach

Loved Ones Hold Vigil to Honor Father of 7 Killed Following Dispute With Suspected Hit-and-Run Driver in Long Beach

Family members of a 40-year-old father and husband who police say was hit and killed by a driver with whom he had a brief argument gathered to mourn h ...
Body Found in Burning Vehicle Behind Westminster Business Complex

Body Found in Burning Vehicle Behind Westminster Business Complex

A man's body was discovered inside a burning vehicle that was left in a secluded area of Westminster Wednesday morning. Officers and firefighters r ...
‘ER’ actress Vanessa Marquez shot and killed by South Pasadena police during wellness check at home

‘ER’ actress Vanessa Marquez shot and killed by South Pasadena police during wellness check at home

By Hannah Fry and Laura Newberry | Los Angeles Times South Pasadena police were called to the apartment of “ER” actress Vanessa Marquez on Thursd ...
Customers Tackled, Stop Apple Store Thieves

Customers Tackled, Stop Apple Store Thieves

Ventura County - Helpful customers recently tackled two thieves at an Apple store. Retail Apple stores are usually pretty busy places. Customers sw ...
Man Arrested After Allegedly Scamming Renters in Hollywood Area

Man Arrested After Allegedly Scamming Renters in Hollywood Area

A man is accused of scamming renters in the Hollywood area and LAPD officials are seeking more victims, officials said Tuesday. Johnny Ray Gasca wa ...
LAPD Releases Surveillance Video of South Los Angeles Taco Truck Robbery Amid Search for 3 Assailants

LAPD Releases Surveillance Video of South Los Angeles Taco Truck Robbery Amid Search for 3 Assailants

Los Angeles police on Thursday released surveillance video of a taco truck being robbed at gunpoint in South L.A. last month as they seek to identify ...
2 Dead as Victim in Car-to-Car Shooting Runs Over Pedestrian in Baldwin Hills; Bicyclist Also Struck by Gunman’s Vehicle: LAPD

2 Dead as Victim in Car-to-Car Shooting Runs Over Pedestrian in Baldwin Hills; Bicyclist Also Struck by Gunman’s Vehicle: LAPD

Two people were dead at the scene of a car-to-car shooting at the eastern edge of Baldwin Hills on Monday night, officials said. It's unclear what ...
Apparent Shooting Victim Found Dead on Street in El Sereno Neighborhood

Apparent Shooting Victim Found Dead on Street in El Sereno Neighborhood

An investigation is underway in the El Sereno neighborhood of Los Angeles after an apparent shooting victim was found dead in the street. Police re ...
O.C. ‘Mexican Mafia’ Members Indicted in Murder, Attempted Murder

O.C. ‘Mexican Mafia’ Members Indicted in Murder, Attempted Murder

Prosecutors on Monday announced the indictment of eight alleged members of the "Orange County Mexican Mafia" involving a robbery that left a man dead ...
Temecula Man Charged With Starting Idyllwild Area’s Cranston Fire, 9 Others; Faces Possible Life Sentence

Temecula Man Charged With Starting Idyllwild Area’s Cranston Fire, 9 Others; Faces Possible Life Sentence

A Temecula man was charged Friday with intentionally starting nine fires, including the still-burning Cranston Fire that has scorched more than 11,000 ...
Authorities Seek 5 Suspects Who Viciously Beat 92-Year-Old Man in South L.A. on 4th of July

Authorities Seek 5 Suspects Who Viciously Beat 92-Year-Old Man in South L.A. on 4th of July

Police are searching for multiple suspects after an attack on a 92-year-old man in his South Los Angeles neighborhood was caught on video on Wednesday ...
Police ID Man Accused of Killing Girlfriend Inside Anaheim Home

Police ID Man Accused of Killing Girlfriend Inside Anaheim Home

Authorities have released the name of the man arrested on suspicion of killing his girlfriend in Anaheim earlier this week. Mark Lawrence Jennings, ...
Rialto Man Arrested After 5-Year-Old Boy Dies in Suspected Case of Child Abuse: Police

Rialto Man Arrested After 5-Year-Old Boy Dies in Suspected Case of Child Abuse: Police

A 29-year-old man has been arrested after a 5-year-old boy died in a suspected case of child abuse in Rialto, police said Wednesday. Officers respo ...
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