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Orange County District Attorney Todd Spitzer has cleared a Newport Beach homeowner of any criminal wrongdoing for shooting and killing an intruder who broke into his home in August. At approximately 4:10 a.m. on Thursday, August 26, 2021, 23-year-old Henry Lehr left a residential detox center. Before he left, Lehr …continue reading

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Orange County District Attorney Todd Spitzer issued the following statement on Friday, May 7: An independent outside law firm hired by the County’s CEO conducted an investigation and concluded what the Orange County District Attorney’s Office had previously uncovered and disclosed to the County: a former OCDA manager sexually harassed …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for Top Ten Stories for January 5 through January 11 included Yelp’s Top 100 places to eat, I-405 Improvement Project news, and a Santa contest winner. Top Ten Stories for Top Ten Stories for January 5 through January 11 the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over …continue reading

A previously convicted white supremacist gang member was convicted of second-degree murder for stabbing a 22-year-old man to death in a Laguna Niguel bar in 2015. A jury found Craig Matthew Tanber, 40, of Los Alamitos, guilty of one felony count of second-degree murder for stabbing Shayan Mazroei several times …continue reading

A jury found Bani Marclea Duarte, 29, of San Clemente, guilty of murdering three Las Vegas teenagers and injuring fourth while driving under the influence. Duarte was convicted of three felony counts of murder, one felony count of driving under the influence of alcohol causing bodily injury, and a sentencing …continue reading