Orange County

May 13, 2019 - 1:43 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Investigators in Orange County say they know who is responsible for posting Nazi Posters at Newport Harbor High School and Fullerton College in March. Prosecutors say a 22-year-old Fullerton woman is behind two recent hate incidents in Orange County. Grace Ziesmer has been charged...
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Rebekah Sager
May 09, 2019 - 1:51 pm
(KNX 1070) -- People who commit arson in Orange County may find that it's now more difficult to get away with it. That's because of the newest four-legged employee to the Fire Authority’s arson investigation team, Freedom. His handler at #OCFA demonstrated how the canine “Freedom” is able to sniff...
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April 29, 2019 - 12:21 pm
Attorney Michael Avenatti was arraigned Monday on charges that he stole millions of dollars from clients, cheated on his taxes and lied to investigators. Avenatti used a federal public defender to enter a plea at his arraignment this morning. As he walked out of Orange County federal court — he...
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April 19, 2019 - 6:41 am
All pregnant women in California are being told to get the T-Dap vaccine following the death of an infant in Orange County caused by whooping cough. The whooping cough death is the first of it's kind in Orange County in more than a decade and the first in California this year. Infants are too young...
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April 17, 2019 - 3:20 pm
LAKE FOREST, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California man was booked on a slew of charges Wednesday in a rampage that included repeatedly stabbing a woman after breaking into her home and hitting a bystander with a carjacked BMW before eventually being taken down by a pepper spray-wielding bicyclist...
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March 18, 2019 - 4:37 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Police in Orange County are teaming up with the FBI to solve a series of virtual kidnapping cases which appear to be connected. The scam begins with a phone a call from an unknown number. Whoever is on the other line then claims to have kidnapped the person’s child and demands an...
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March 06, 2019 - 7:35 am
Students returned to class Wednesday morning at a campus in Aliso Viejo, a day after a young man apparently committed suicide. Counselors will be available as long as they are needed. Don Juan Avila elementary and middle schools both closed for a day, when the 13 year-old's body was found in an...
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Newport Beach Police Youtube
February 20, 2019 - 10:40 am
(KNX 1070) - An arrest has been made in the cold case killing of an 11-year-old girl in Newport Beach all the way back in 1973. James Neal of Colorado taken into custody in Monument, Colorado and is now being held without bond in jail. During a press conference Wednesday morning, Orange County DA...
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February 11, 2019 - 2:45 pm
(KNX 1070) -- An Orange County swim coach and the clubs and schools he worked for are facing new allegations of sexual misconduct. The disturbing crimes are detailed in a new lawsuit. We have reached out to USA Water Polo, and Anaheim Union school district for comment. Water Polo coach Bahram...
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January 25, 2019 - 11:09 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Gov. Gavin Newsom's administration is using a new law for the first time in an attempt to force Southern California's self-styled "Surf City USA" to meet housing goals. The administration on Friday said it is suing Huntington Beach under the law that took effect Jan. 1...
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