Public Safety (Page 2)

Shoulder patch design courtesy of Long Beach Police Department.

On April 25, 2021, at approximately 5:25 p.m., officers responded to the service road that accesses the Los Angeles County River Bed north of Willow Street to assist the Long Beach Fire Department regarding a hit and run traffic collision between a vehicle and pedestrian, which resulted in the death …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for April 18 through April 24 include the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine and COVID relief fraud. Top Ten Stories for April 18 through April 24 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): What to do if …continue reading

Logo courtesy of California Senate Republicans

While California’s State Senate Republicans are fighting to combat the fentanyl epidemic, their Senate Democrat colleagues are making it easier for drug addicts to consume hard drugs without addressing the root causes of addiction or protecting neighbors living near proposed ‘drug den’ locations. Senate Bill 57 allows California cities and …continue reading

featured graphic for Orange County Health Care Agency during COVID-19

The OC Health Care Agency (HCA) encourages community members to drop-off expired, unused or unwanted prescription medications from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the 20th “National Take Back Day” on Saturday, April 24 at numerous locations throughout Orange County. “This is a great opportunity for folks to clean out …continue reading

A former social worker in Orange County was sentenced today to 96 months in federal prison for distributing computer video files that contained sexually explicit videos depicting children, including infants and toddlers. Carlos Castillo, 62, of Santa Ana, was sentenced by United States District Judge Cormac J. Carney, who also …continue reading