Santa Ana

Cooper Rummell
June 11, 2019 - 5:36 pm
An 18-year-old Santa Ana man was behind bars today on suspicion of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old girl he has known for about a year, police said. Alexis Uriel Dominguez was booked into the Santa Ana jail, with bail set at $100,000, said Santa Ana police Cpl. Anthony Bertagna said. Dominguez is...
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Santa Ana Police Department
June 11, 2019 - 4:52 pm
In a shocking case in Santa Ana, a 15-year-old girl was allegedly violated by a man who broke into a home and climbed into the girl’s bed while she was sleeping. She woke up and started screaming. Her mother ran into the room and saw the man run out of the house to some nearby railroad tracks. “He...
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Santa Ana PD
April 10, 2019 - 4:31 pm
(KNX 1070) -- A Santa Ana church youth leader was arrested Wednesday after claims that he sexually assaulted two girls. Jesse Francisco Hernandez Perez, 22, had been a member of the church's music program at Iglesia De Restauracion church for three years. Perez's bail was set at $100,000 and he...
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Santa Ana PD
April 10, 2019 - 12:06 pm
Santa Ana police today raided a cyber cafe that investigators say featured illegal gambling machines and attracted a variety of illicit activity. With a search warrant in hand, officers raided the Lucky 999 Cyber Internet Cafe at 1314 N. Grand Ave., just off the Santa Ana (5) Freeway, about 6 a.m...
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April 01, 2019 - 9:21 am
Michael Avenatti is expected to make his first federal court appearance in Santa Ana today. He's facing charges of bank and wire fraud. The Newport Beach attorney has been accused by federal prosecutors of embezzling more than a million dollars of a client's settlement money to pay off his own...
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Orange County Sheriff's Department
March 08, 2019 - 5:05 pm
SANTA ANA - A 47-year-old man was charged today with sexually assaulting two male underage students he tutored in an after-school program in unincorporated Anaheim. #OCSDPIO : Orange County Sheriff’s Department investigators arrested a man on suspicion of lewd and lascivious acts on a child that...
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March 06, 2019 - 1:01 pm
SANTA ANA - A transient probationer was charged today with binding a runaway Chihuahua and repeatedly kicking the dog in Santa Ana. Jose Manuel Pantoja Ledesma, 28, is being held without bail and is due in court this afternoon for arraignment on a single felony count of cruelty to animals for...
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February 17, 2019 - 9:26 am
SANTA ANA (CNS) - Four people were killed in a two-vehicle crash today in Santa Ana and one of the drivers was arrested on suspicion of drunk driving. "Manslaughter charges could be added," said Cpl. Anthony Bertagna of the Santa Ana Police Department. "He (the arrested motorist) was transported (...
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Santa Ana Police Dept.
January 29, 2019 - 3:42 pm
SANTA ANA (CNS) - Santa Ana police today released surveillance video of a knife-wielding shoplifter in the hopes that it helps generate tips leading to an arrest. The suspect grabbed clothes from racks at the Macy's store at the MainPlace mall at 2850 N. Main St. about 7 p.m. Jan. 16, and attempted...
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January 17, 2019 - 5:15 pm
SANTA ANA (CNS) - Three people, including an Orange County sheriff's deputy, were stricken today by the contents of a suspicious package opened at the Central Justice Center courthouse in Santa Ana, officials said. The package was opened about 2:30 p.m. near the Dept. C53 courtroom on the third...
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