Crime

Stories about crime other than the police blotter

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Top Ten Stories for November 22 through November 28 include Amazon in Cypress, COVID-19 in Long Beach, and seasonal events. Top Ten Stories for November 22 through November 28 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Room with a view: …continue reading

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The U.S. government’s National Intellectual Property Rights Coordination Center (IPR Center) and Amazon today announced the launch of a joint operation to prevent counterfeit goods from entering the U.S. and help protect American consumers. U.S. Customs and Border Protection and DHL are also supporting the operation. “The IPR Center plays …continue reading

Special agents with the FBI arrested a Hollywood man on a federal charge alleging that he recklessly operated a drone that crashed into a Los Angeles Police Department helicopter. The drone damaged the LAPD aircraft and the pilot was forced to initiate an emergency landing. The drone also damaged a …continue reading

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Top Ten Stories for November 8 through November 14 include unemployment (returning), seasonal celebration, park improvements and military aircraft. Top Ten Stories for November 8 through November 14 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Garden Grove offers a drive-through …continue reading

Angela Stubblefield, 49, of Tacoma, Washington, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Kimberly J. Mueller to two years and six months in prison and ordered to pay $219,871 in restitution for a disability benefits fraud and identity theft scheme, U.S. Attorney McGregor W. Scott announced. According to court documents, between …continue reading

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On April 18, 2020, at approximately 3:15 a.m., officers were dispatched to a local hospital regarding an unresponsive patient with suspicious injuries, which later resulted in the death of a female adult. Upon arrival, officers learned the Long Beach Fire Department originally responded to a female patient who was non-responsive …continue reading

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2 drivers were arrested for DUI while conducting a DUI checkpoint on Friday, October 30, 2020. The checkpoint was held on Alondra Blvd, at Longworth Ave., from 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. 6 drivers were cited/arrested for operating a vehicle while unlicensed or with a suspended/revoked license, and 3 vehicles …continue reading

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Top Ten Stories for October 2020 include unemployment, CHP activity near Los Alamitos, and Lou Correa on Amy Coney Barrett. The Top Ten Stories for October 2020 were the most read stories at Orange County Breeze over the month of August 2020 (excluding weather forecasts and events): Unemployment benefits paid …continue reading

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Top Ten Stories for October 25 through October 31 include Amy Coney Barrett, wildfire evacuations, and more COVID-19 edicts from Gov. Newsom. Top Ten Stories for October 25 through October 31 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Congressman Lou …continue reading