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Top Ten Stories for January 16 through January 22 include COVID sick leave, a Silver Alert, local police blotter, and local politics. Top Ten Stories for January 16 through January 22 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Orange County …continue reading

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A Mexican Mafia associate who ordered murders and assaults in Orange County’s jail system on the prison gang’s behalf was sentenced today to 210 months in federal prison for his racketeering conspiracy conviction. Ramon Alvarez, 45, of Santa Ana, was sentenced by United States District Judge R. Gary Klausner. Alvarez …continue reading

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Brandon Michael Fleury, 22, of Santa Ana, California, was sentenced to 66 months in federal prison today for cyberstalking and sending a kidnapping threat to families of victims of a mass shooting in Parkland, Florida, announced U.S. Attorney Ariana Fajardo Orshan for the Southern District of Florida and Special Agent …continue reading

The County of Orange, in partnership with Mercy House Inc. and the California National Guard, opened the seasonal Armory Emergency Shelter (armory) in Santa Ana on November 12. This armory will provide up to 200 beds for individuals experiencing homelessness. “The County finds it critical that individuals experiencing homelessness have …continue reading

The Cities of Santa Ana and Garden Grove have begun a comprehensive evaluation of developer proposals to determine a Master Developer for the 100-acre Willowick Golf Course site. From April 29, 2019 through June 28, 2019, the cities solicited innovative proposals from qualified developers to transform and redevelop the site, …continue reading

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GGPD working multiple scenes with several homicides. Multiple robberies and stabbings by suspect. Suspect in custody by #GGPD at Harbor and First in Santa Ana. PIO at Puryear and Chapman in GG. #GGPD32 #homicide — Garden Grove Police (@GardenGrovePD) August 8, 2019 Incident update 4 people killed. Suspect was …continue reading