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Suspect in court on murder charge

A Garden Grove man accused of attacking an elderly woman who later died will be in court on Oct. 13 to face murder charges.

According to the Orange County District Attorney’s office, Michael Aon Varela, 30, is facing a possible sentence of life in state prison without the possibility of parole for murder and the special circumstances of the death after an attempted rape. 108 more words

Garden Grove

Hearing set in insurance fraud case

A pre-trial hearing for a woman accused of making a false insurance claim over a traffic accident in Garden Grove is scheduled for Friday at Central Justice Center in Santa Ana at 8:30 a.m. 123 more words

Garden Grove

Westminster man gets long jail sentence

A 40-year-old Westminster man was sentenced Friday to 75 years to life – plus five years – in state prison for the 2015 gunshot murder of his uncle. 241 more words


Rapist gets 24-year, 8-month sentence

A 28-year-old Westminster man was sentenced to 24 years and eight months in state prison this week for the 2015 rape of an Anaheim woman. 191 more words


Eight years in state prison for injury DUI

A Huntington Beach man was sentenced to eight years in prison Friday for his role in a drunken crash that resulted in a woman losing her arm, and the death of her dog. 238 more words

Huntington Beach

OC Grand Jury: Sexual Relationships In DA’s Office Creating Perception Of Favoritism

SANTA ANA (CBSLA.com) – The Orange County Grand Jury has determined that a high number of allegations of favoritism linked to sexual relationships between employees of the Orange County District Attorney Bureau of Investigation is “problematic,” according to a report released Tuesday. 397 more words


Arraignment for Uber driver in sex assault

Arraignment is set for Monday morning at the Central Justice Center in Santa Ana for an Uber driver accused of sexually assaulting an intoxicated 17-year-old girl. 193 more words

Huntington Beach