A Valencia registered sex offender, accused of annoying a young girl at a Santa Clarita Valley department store, has accepted a deal offered by prosecutors calling for a 12-year prison term, court officials said Thursday.
Under a plan proposed to meet state water-use demands, Santa Clarita Valley lawns could soon be watered only every other day - and never on Saturday.
Jury selection began Wednesday in the trial of a local registered sex offender accused of annoying a young girl at a Santa Clarita Valley department store, a court bailiff said.
One person was injured and taken to the hospital shortly after noon today following a two-car traffic collision involving a Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's station vehicle, according emergency response crew officials.
When California water officials approved strict emergency water conservation regulations earlier this month, they put the responsibility of enforcing those rules on local water agencies.
Homicide detectives have identified the murder victim whose skeletal remains were found near Gorman, a detective heading up the investigation said Monday.
Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's detectives are looking for at least three youths who broke into and trashed a Canyon Country school last week, causing more than $10,000 in loss due to damage and stolen property.
Homicide detectives trying to unravel the story behind skeletal remains of murder victim found near Gorman five months ago now know who their victim is, according to a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Coroner's Department.
Women profoundly affected by reports of a baby girl orphaned in an Acton traffic collision last week have expressed a desire to somehow help the little girl who survived and contribute to a fund in her name, The Signal has learned.
Baby Violeta Martinez was just learning to walk when Tuesday's fatal crash in Acton claimed the lives of her parents, relatives of the orphaned girl said Thursday.
Editor's note: Corrects that bar beating occurred last year/
Firefighters from both the county and the U.S. Forest Service jumped on a small brush fire north of Castaic Thursday, a spokesman for the U.S. Forest Service said.
Two convicted bandits who robbed Santa Clarita Valley residents at knife-point for their cellphones and wallets last fall have been sentenced to prison, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office said Thursday.
Detectives made their latest drug pinch easily Wednesday when the drug bust came to them for a change.
A baby girl pulled from the wreckage of a Highway 14 crash that killed her parents suffered major injuries - including some broken bones - but was recovering Wednesday, law enforcement officers said.
A Canyon Country man accused of killing his father last May has been ordered to stand trial for murder, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office said Thursday.
SAN FERNANDO - Two of three young men charged with killing a Canyon Country man on Halloween in 2011 were found guilty of murder and attempted murder Thursday by a San Fernando Superior Court jury.
Three of five juveniles arrested in a summertime robbery ring that operated on Canyon Country bike paths have been placed in juvenile camps, a District Attorney's Office spokesman said Wednesday.
A woman was taken to the hospital with head injuries this morning following a collision between a small car and a big rig hauling giant blocks of cement, a Santa Clarita Valley traffic investigator said.
The cases of two Santa Clarita Valley boys arrested late last month on suspicion of distributing child pornography have gone to the county's Probation Department, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office said Wednesday.
Two Saugus High School sophomores who were arrested last month in connection with two separate campus fights will not face prosecution in Juvenile Court, a District Attorney's office spokesman said today.
Criminal proceedings against a Castaic woman accused of killing her elderly father last month have been postponed while she undergoes an evaluation to determine her mental competency, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office said Wednesday.
Utility work crews were re-routing motorists off Placerita Canyon Road in Newhall on Wednesday as they replaced an aging utility pole in the area, a spokeswoman for Southern California Edison said.
A Bowman High School student was injured and taken to the hospital Tuesday after an SUV hit him and left the scene, Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's and Fire Department officials said.
There were some tense moments for an off-duty sheriff's deputy Tuesday when a projectile shattered the windshield of his unmarked sheriff's car, prompting worries of someone shooting at his vehicle, Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's deputies said.
A 27-year-old man who led California Highway Patrol officers on a high-speed chase from Orange County to Castaic last summer has been sentenced to a year in jail and three years probation, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office said Monday.
A 74-year-old child molester has been sentenced to 213 days in jail and placed on five years probation after he pleaded no contest to a charge of child molestation Monday, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office said.
Parents of murder victim Karla Brada are suing the Santa Clarita Valley office of Alcoholics Anonymous and the couple allegedly assigned to serve as AA sponsors to both Brada and her killer, The Signal has learned.
Eric Earle - the Saugus man found guilty last month of killing his girlfriend, Karla Brada - was sentenced Monday to 26 years in prison for her murder, court officials said.
A 22-year-old Canyon Country man pleaded no contest to burglary in a Fair Oaks Ranch neighborhood last summer and is scheduled to be sentenced Wednesday, a District Attorney's office spokesman said Monday.