A young couple is in custody today after their speeding car turned out to be stolen in Hollywood, local sheriff's deputies said.
A suicide note from the local dentist who shot his wife's elderly parents, then himself, fails to answer all questions for homicide detectives anxiously waiting to talk to his wife, an investigator said Thursday.
A Chatsworth man accused of leading deputies on a wild high-speed chase through Santa Clarita is scheduled to appear in court for a pre-trial hearing at the end of the month. Aaron Clay Tanner, 31, is schedule to appear in Los Angeles Superior Court Aug. 30 on multiple felony charges including assault, carjacking, kidnapping for carjacking and assault on a peace officer. During a series of events last December that began in the Newhall Pass ...
Morning commuters experienced delays today when a car broke down in the fast lane of a transition road connecting southbound Interstate 5 with northbound Highway 14 in the Newhall Pass.
Santa Clarita Mayor Marsha McLean wants to fix the state's existing trains and railways with money already allocated for high-speed rail.
There were some tense moments for a van-load of camp kids Wednesday when their vehicle ended up blocking two southbound lanes of Interstate 5 at afternoon rush hour. About 4:15 p.m., a white van transporting children from a camp became involved in a minor collision with another vehicle, officials reported. An ambulance was dispatched to the southbound lanes of I-5 near Pico Canyon Road, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County Fire Department said. "It ...
A preliminary hearing date was set Wednesday for a local man accused of vehicular manslaughter in the death of his girlfriend last year. Bryon Jeffrey Murray, 29, was scheduled to appear in San Fernando Superior Court Aug. 24 in connection with the death of his girlfriend, Rosemary Flynn. Assistant District Attorney James R. Bozajian is expected to prosecute the Santa Clarita Valley man on two preliminary charges - involuntary manslaughter and vehicular manslaughter. His defense ...
Three women face burglary charges today following arrests made Tuesday night by deputies of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station. The suspects, who were arrested separately and at different times, include two local women and an 18-year-old Sylmar woman, according to the sheriff's booking logs. The arrests were all made in a four-hour period between 5 p.m. and 9:15 p.m. The local suspects include a 53-year-old unemployed Valencia resident and a 38-year-old Canyon Country woman ...
A young woman studying to become a medical assistant is being called a hero today after coming to the aid of a shooting victim she found crawling on the ground on her way home from school.
Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon delivered a grim report on national deficit spending during a speech Tuesday to local business leaders.
An off-duty probationary sheriff's deputy who shot up a car at a fast-food place in Stevenson Ranch is an anomaly, Sheriff's Department officials said Tuesday, following the release of a departmental review.
A man was hospitalized Tuesday after being shot in Canyon Country Monday night in the area of Jakes Way.
A brush fire destroyed 10 power poles and burned 24 acres in the area of Pearblossom Highway and Sierra Highway on Monday night, but no structures were damaged. The fire, which began at about 5 p.m., was 100 percent contained by Tuesday morning, said a spokesman from the Los Angeles County Fire Department. There was no report of injury. Highway 14 commuters encountered some road closures Monday night, including the closure of 25th Street, an ...
As Bob Skerstonas stands over a white cross hammered into a roadside cluster of dusty flowers, a roaring 18-wheel truck sends sand over his cowboy boots.
An elderly married couple who were shot and killed Friday by a retired local dentist lived in an upscale Beverly Hills-area retirement hotel, The Signal has learned following the release Sunday of the couple's identities.
California Institute of the Arts officials are reopening the institute Wednesday morning following four days of scrubbing and sanitizing in a bid to rid the campus of a bug that sickened at least 16 people.
SANTA CLARITA - A judge Tuesday rescheduled a court hearing to next year in the case of three young men charged with murdering a "good Samaritan" on Halloween in 2011.
SANTA CLARITA - A man was injured and taken to the hospital this morning after a trash truck northbound on Interstate 5 left the freeway and went down an embankment in Valencia, officials said.
As part of the ongoing effort to reduce jail overcrowding, more than 500 Los Angeles County inmates now in custody are slated to be transferred to county "fire suppression" camps beginning Wednesday, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said.
Criminal cases in two counties against a woman suspected of being the so-called "blond scammer" - one in a ring of thieves who lifted women's wallets from shopping carts and immediately charged expensive items on their credit cards - have been put off until the new year.
More than 3,200 runners turned out for the Santa Clarita Marathon Sunday, some running 26 miles, others half of that and still others meandering behind Mayor Bob Kellar.
A two-year-old girl was rushed to Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital Sunday morning after she was reported unconscious at a soccer game in Newhall, said officials with the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
SANTA CLARITA - A 20-year-old Valencia man was sentenced to more than six months in jail Thursday for driving his car drunk while towing a friend on a skateboard - and then crashing.
Sheriff's deputies arrested two people at gunpoint in Val Verde on Thursday after locating what they believed was a stolen car, a lieutenant with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station said.
SANTA CLARITA - Two years after a "good Samaritan" was shot and killed on Halloween 2011 as his trick-or-treating son looked on, the three young men charged with his murder have yet to stand trial.
SANTA CLARITA - One man was killed and another critically injured Wednesday in two separate collisions involving bicyclists and trucks in the Santa Clarita Valley.
After years researching and months perfecting one of four plans to reduce salty chloride in the Santa Clara River, local sanitation officials abandoned that plan and chose another following one meeting with Ventura County interests, The Signal has learned.
SANTA CLARITA - A Saugus man who works as a deputy with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department has been placed on three years probation and ordered to get counseling after pleading no contest to assaulting a 19-year-old inmate, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office said.
A Castaic man accused of spearing his pet dog and cat is back in jail and has pleaded not guilty to a charge of animal cruelty.
SANTA CLARITA - Three people were arrested at gunpoint in Saugus this morning in connection with the theft of a scooter, according to a local sheriff's spokesman.