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SBPD arrests man for attempting to sell fake diamond

Seal Beach Police Detectives arrested Earl Howard of Compton, CA. (date of birth – Jan. 2, 1956) for attempting to sell a fake diamond. In March 2015, a subject contacted a local Main Street business to post an advertisement ...
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Long Beach woman convicted of special circumstances murder after withdrawing earlier guilty plea

On Monday, March 30, a woman was convicted of the special circumstances murder of a man by driving over his head after following him home from a Hawaiian Gardens Casino to rob him of $10,000 in gambling winnings. Barbara Ann Ha...
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OC Animal Care seeking owner after dog attacks two horses

OC Animal Care is investigating a dog involved in an attack on two horses in O’Neill Regional Park on March 27, 2015. The horses were being ridden on Live Oak Trail at approximately 12:45 pm. The equestrians reported that bot...
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April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

To save lives and educate all Californians about the dangers of distracted driving, the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS), California Highway Patrol (CHP), Impact Teen Drivers, and more than 200 law enforcement agencies...
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Todd Spitzer responds to remark about Dekraai case by Susan Krang Schroeder

In response to the recent statement made by District Attorney’s Chief of Staff Susan Krang Schroeder that, “Spitzer is running for D.A. on the graves of eight murdered people,” (A Fight They Won’t Take On, Supervisors H...
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Top Ten Stories for March 22 through March 28

The Top Ten Stories for March 22 through March 28 were the most read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts): Four suspects arrested in kidnapping and murder of Long Beach baby OC Democr...
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Parole walked back for inmate convicted of shooting and killing a high school girl on prom night

The Board of Parole Hearings (Board), California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitations rescinded [walked back or reversed] the parole of a man today who shot and murdered a 17-year-old high school student on prom night ...
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Protect seniors from financial abuse

It’s unfortunate but true: The elderly population is targeted for financial abuse or exploitation. In fact, by some estimates, this type of targeted abuse results in billions of dollars in losses each year. If you have elderl...
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Four suspects arrested in kidnapping and murder of Long Beach baby

On March 25, 2015, the Long Beach Police Department made four arrests in connection with the January 2015 kidnapping and murder of 3-week-old Eliza Delacruz. The four suspects arrested in kidnapping and murder of Long Beach bab...
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Cypress police blotter, March 17 to March 22, 2015

The items shown below are selected from the logs of the Cypress Police Department. No inference of guilt is implied in showing any item in the police blotter. March 17, 2015 Disturbance (Subject) – 9:16 a.m. – Orang...
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Los Alamitos police blotter, March 13 to March 19, 2015

The items shown below are selected from the logs of the Los Alamitos Police Department. No inference of guilt is implied in showing any item in the police blotter. March 13, 2015 Counseling – 8:18 a.m. – 3600 block ...
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Long Beach DUI checkpoint nabs nine drivers, one vehicle

Long Beach DUI checkpoint raises traffic safety by benching nine drivers The Long Beach Police Department Traffic Section conducted a DUI/Driver’s License checkpoint on March 21, 2015, on westbound Ocean Blvd. west of Pacific...
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Rossmoor stabbing suspect goes to trial Tuesday, March 24

A man is expected to face trial today for the attempted murder of a female jogger by stabbing her multiple times. James Anthony Rivas, 20, Rossmoor, is charged with one felony count each of attempted murder, assault with a dead...
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Two men arrested in Garden Grove stabbing

On Friday, March 20, at 8:51 p.m., officers were sent to a fight in progress involving four subjects in front of a residence at 12000 block of Dunklee Ln. in the City of Garden Grove. Officers arrived at the location and found ...
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