| Mar 26, 2014
| 7:06 PM
Jury selection began Wednesday in the trial of a former Costa Mesa city employee accused of destroying a political campaign sign during a contentious election season.
The Orange County district attorney's office alleges that Steven Charles White, 40,...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 8:45 AM
Los Angeles County prosecutors are deciding whether to charge Justin Bieber with felony vandalism after he allegedly egged a neighbor's home.
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department detectives turned over their investigation to prosecutors on Thursday,...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 6:37 AM
Los Angeles police said Friday that overnight reports of a gunman holding hostages at Homeboy Industries in Chinatown could not been verified and that the only crime officers could confirm was vandalism to an employee's vehicle.
LAPD Officer Nuria...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 8:27 PM
Tattooed shins and a penchant for pedicures prove a Costa Mesa man charged with vandalizing a political campaign sign in 2012 is wrongfully accused, his defense argued at trial Thursday.
Steven Charles White, 40, formerly a maintenance worker with the...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 2:47 PM
La Cañada Flintridge
Identity theft: 4300 block of Beulah Drive. A woman called police after receiving a letter from a credit company needing to verify her recent application for a card issued by a bank in Delaware. She had not applied for...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 3:18 PM
An Orange County jury on Friday acquitted a former Costa Mesa city employee of vandalizing a $5 campaign sign during the contentious 2012 city election.
Prosecutors were unable to convince the 12-member panel that Steven Charles White, 40, was the one...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 7:41 PM
The railroad buffs who operate Goat Hill Junction just can't seem to catch a break.
Just weeks after thieves broke into the model railroad grounds and stole $9,000 in aluminum tracks and other material, vandals broke into the 40-acre Costa Mesa...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 2:33 PM
Proof of California registration fraud: Angeles Crest Highway at Lavender Lane. While driving at 5:35 p.m., an officer noticed a white Ford F-150. Although a check showed the vehicle’s registration as expired, there was a blue...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 5:26 AM
Gurnee police are holding a woman for questioning in the vandalism of nearly a dozen churches and at least one mosque within the village and in Waukegan, Gurnee Police Cmdr. Jay Patrick said.
Authorities had asked for the public’s help in...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 10:23 AM
A Gurnee woman faces felony charges after authorities said she was responsible for defacing 20 Lake County houses of worship with red spray paint.
Meghan Heinze, 22, appeared in court this morning on charges of criminal defacement to property at a place...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 4:20 PM
The news sucker punched me in 1972.
An airplane fell out of the sky and plunged in the water off the coast of Isla Verde, Puerto Rico.
Among the lost was No. 21.
Suddenly, the 8-year-old wannabe big-leaguer who determined never to drop a fly ball...