| Oct 17, 2014
| 12:22 PM
In a bust that seemed straight out of a potboiler crime movie, a former Playboy model and a private pilot were arrested as they allegedly dropped off drugs and cash into a waiting rental car at an Orange County airport, according to a federal court...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 9:53 PM
An Irvine attorney was convicted Wednesday of having a PTA volunteer falsely imprisoned in a drug bust that was part of a revenge scheme.
Kent Easter, 40, was convicted of one felony count of false imprisonment by deceit in a retrial of the case, the...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 11:18 AM
A Huntington Beach man was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of possession of marijuana and cocaine for sale after authorities served two search warrants, according to a Fountain Valley police news release.
Investigators also found 115 pounds of marijuana...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 9:41 PM
Laguna Beach police arrested four people on suspicion of multiple drug-related crimes in two separate incidents last week, Sgt. Louise Callus wrote in an email.
Detectives arrested Dara Faye Sheinman, 28, of Irvine, and Alexander Enrique Galindo, 21, of...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 8:22 AM
At least two children in Southern California have reportedly fallen ill after possibly eating Halloween candy tainted with drugs, authorities said.
On Sunday, police in Huntington Beach investigated an incident where a child reportedly began showing...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 10:26 AM
A man was arrested Thursday after allegedly using stolen credit card numbers to rent hotel rooms in Laguna Beach, Newport Beach and Costa Mesa, police said Friday.
Harold Eric Larson, 37, of Orange is charged with burglary, grand theft,...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 3:24 PM
"It's that kind of a story where things got so out of control," says O, the narrator of"Savages."She's talking about the plot, but she might be talking about the filmmaking as well.
Adapted from the bestselling Don Winslow novel, "Savages" has a lot...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 5:04 PM
Laguna Beach detectives arrested a Hawthorne man on drug charges Friday after an extended investigation that first began months ago locally, police said.
Kevin Odel Lott, 42, was arrested on suspicion of possessing drugs for sales, possession of...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 12:14 PM
A group of Huntington Beach police officers took a man into custody Sunday after he was found yelling and naked in a flood control canal, according to a police statement on Facebook.
Authorities responded to a call around 4:15 p.m. Sunday of a man...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 4:06 PM
More than two pounds of marijuana washed ashore at Irvine Cove Wednesday afternoon, Laguna Beach police said.
The cannabis was loose and in clumps and settled at the north end of the beach between rocks, sand and the tide line, Capt. Jason Kravetz wrote...