| Jun 8, 2015
| 4:45 PM
Police are trying to identify a man who robbed a bank branch inside an Irvine grocery store last week.
Around 7 p.m. Wednesday, the suspect walked into a U.S. Bank in a Ralphs in the 5300 block of Alton Parkway, police said in a news release.
| Jun 9, 2015
| 1:14 PM
Authorities have identified a man who was stabbed to death in Costa Mesa more than a week ago, but investigators haven't been able to determine where he lived, police said Tuesday.
Floriberto Villasenor Cortes, 44, died at 5:30 p.m. May 30, about an...
| Jun 9, 2015
| 7:16 PM
A man who has bounced in and out of jail on charges that he repeatedly harassed and groped women in Costa Mesa was arrested again over the weekend on suspicion of lewd conduct, according to police.
Mark Marroquin, 25, was released from Orange County...
| Jun 11, 2015
| 4:20 PM
Irvine police arrested a Costa Mesa man suspected of running away after his vehicle crashed into two cars, killing a 54-year-old woman and injuring four others, including two children, .authorities said Thursday afternoon.
Alec Scott Abraham, 20, was in...
| Jun 12, 2015
| 12:26 PM
The woman who died in a hit-and-run crash in Irvine on Wednesday night has been identified as a 54-year-old Lake Forest resident.
Katherine Hampton was driving a Chevrolet Cruze about 9 p.m. when a Ford Mustang slammed into it near Muirlands Boulevard...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 4:37 PM
Two people who police say admitted to smuggling seven AK-47 assault rifles and hundreds of rounds of ammunition through Orange County for a Mexican drug cartel pleaded guilty Monday to felony weapons charges.
An Orange County Superior Court judge...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 5:47 PM
A 28-year-old woman who disappeared after a night out celebrating Valentine’s Day at a popular Costa Mesa nightclub was seen early the following morning arguing with her boyfriend, authorities in Orange County said they’ve been told.
| Mar 18, 2015
| 6:29 PM
A 21-year-old Santa Ana woman with a lengthy criminal record was arrested in connection with a three-city carjacking spree last week, authorities said.
Tustin police detectives arrested Jocelyn Cano at a Santa Ana home on March 12, three days after a...
| Mar 21, 2015
The adult tutor who is accused of helping a group of Corona del Mar High School students in a grade changing scheme is facing additional felony charges.
The Orange County district attorney's office charged Timothy Lance Lai on Friday with 16...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 6:37 PM
Police in Newport Beach and Costa Mesa dealt with rowdiness on and immediately after St. Patrick's Day when a fight started in front of a convenience store, a bargoer fought with a bouncer and a burglar broke into a church.
In Newport Beach, a drunk man...
| Mar 28, 2015
Requests for public records in politically charged Costa Mesa have skyrocketed to an all-time high, costing the city thousands of dollars and stretching the resources of the city clerk's office, according to interviews and documents reviewed by the...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 2:12 PM
A driver whom police suspect was on drugs was arrested after a chase through Newport Beach and Costa Mesa that reached 90 mph early Tuesday, authorities said.
Investigators are trying to determine whether Luis Alfonso Rivera, 21, of Huntington Beach...