Crime (Page 2)

Stories about crime other than the police blotter

Top Ten Stories for May 01 through May 07 included a Long Beach fatal traffic accident, an Anaheim craft and vintage fair, and a housing grant. Top Ten Stories for May 01 through May 07 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts …continue reading

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A federal grand jury returned a four-count indictment that charges an Irvine man with attempting to provide material support to two foreign terrorist organizations – Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) and Hamas. Jason Fong, 26, allegedly attempted in the spring of 2020 to provide to HTS tactical, combat and weapons training …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for April 24 through April 30 included murder, fraud, extortion, drugs, and motel conversions. Top Ten Stories for April 24 through April 30 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): LBPD arrest three subjects in connection with …continue reading

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From April 15-21, 2022, the Long Beach Police Department conducted a multi-day arrest operation, which included serving multiple search warrants across four separate locations in Long Beach, resulting in the arrests of three suspects in connection with the March 29, 2022, murder in the 400 block of South Street. Through …continue reading

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The Department of Justice announced criminal charges against 21 defendants in nine federal districts across the United States for their alleged participation in various health care related fraud schemes that exploited the COVID-19 pandemic. These cases allegedly resulted in over $149 million in COVID-19-related false billings to federal programs and …continue reading