Three people were arrested on charges related to heroin dealing and drug paraphernalia was seized during a raid at a Valencia apartment complex, investigators said Tuesday.
For the second time in nine months, a Stevenson Ranch clothing store has been hit by thieves. Local sheriff's deputies are trying to find the thieves that stole $50,000 worth of jeans from a clothing store Monday night. Some time overnight, thieves broke into the Fifty-Six Boutique clothing store on The Old Road near McBean Parkway and stole 172 jeans, a spokesman with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station said Tuesday. "This is the second ...
Crime investigators are testing material believed to be explosives today after the substances were found in a Canyon Country home. Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's deputies assigned to the Crime Impact Squad, with the help of the SWAT team, executed a search warrant Monday at a home on Furnivall Avenue. Inside they found small amounts of methamphetamine, some scales, hypodermic needles and a 4-year-old girl, said Sgt. John Bomben. "The child was placed in protective custody ...
Thieves keep stealing metal vases from the grave of a local boy who died of leukemia five years ago, and the boy's frustrated father wants something done about it.
A Valencia receptionist and two transients are being held in custody today on felony charges of grand theft in connection with an ongoing sheriff's investigation. The three were arrested Saturday about 8:15 a.m. by deputies of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station following an incident on Avenue Hall, near Interstate 5, that involved theft valued at $400. Each of the three has bail posted at $20,000. The suspects are described as a 22-year-old woman who ...
Investigators with the county coroner's office looking into the suspected drowning death in Valencia of a 41-year-old man two weeks ago are waiting on the results of toxicology tests before they announce how he died. The victim, identified as Matthew Pedro Turner, was found shortly after 11 a.m. on Aug. 5 in the deep end of a swimming pool at the Santa Fe condominium complex on Del Monte Drive east of McBean Parkway. Craig Henry ...
California Highway Patrol officers have identified the motorcyclist killed Monday morning on Interstate 405. The victim has been identified as Danny Stafford, 43, of Reseda. At about 8:10 a.m., Stafford was traveling northbound Interstate 405 at a high rate of speed and was moving into the carpool lane just south of San Fernando Mission Boulevard when he lost control of his motorcycle and it struck the center divider, said CHP Officer John Lutz. The ...
For nine of the past 13 months, water in the Santa Clara River has crossed the Ventura County line below pollution limits set by water-quality officials, the latest water-quality numbers reveal.
Mountain bikers are at least temporarily banned from a popular Placerita Canyon Nature Center trail, even though they've been riding there for more than a decade.
AUG. 14: Stillmore Street, Canyon Country. About 8:50 p.m. Sunday, deputies of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station responded to reports of a family disturbance. When they arrived at Stillmore Street, they found two allegedly drunken men, who are brothers, fighting in the front yard of a home there, according the report deputies logged at the station later. One deputy said he smelled "a strong odor of alcohol" on one man's breath and that he ...
Homicide detectives trying to close the book on a double murder-suicide two weeks ago in Valencia have answered many lingering questions, but they still want to talk to the woman who found her parents and husband dead Aug. 5, a detective said Thursday.
VAN NUYS - A convicted murderer who spent the last 15 years in prison denied Wednesday that he had any role in the slaying or dismemberment of the victim in the case.
An Agua Dulce man accused of murder and drunken driving in the crash that killed his neighbor while she was out walking her dogs has two prior convictions for driving under the influence of alcohol and a hit-and-run conviction, officials said Wednesday.
Local sheriff's deputies were looking for a young man today in the armed robbery Tuesday night at a Newhall pizza shop. At about 10:30 p.m., a gunman described as a male in a gray hoodie entered Papa John's Pizza on Lyons Avenue near Arcadia Street, Sgt. Ron Price of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station said Wednesday. "He held a black handgun and robbed the manager, taking a bank bag containing money," Price said. No ...
A young man is recovering today from a gunshot wound to the shoulder following a shooting in Canyon Country late Tuesday night. At about 11:45 p.m., a 22-year-old man was in the 19000 block of Merryhill Street when he was stopped by two men in a white Honda sedan who asked him for directions, Sgt. Ron Price of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station said Wednesday. The single man was then shot, Price said. "He ...
A man and a woman arrested in a Valencia drug raid three months ago have been arrested again at the same house and on the same charges, according to records released Monday by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
SANTA CLARITA - Local sheriff's detectives are actively working on a criminal investigation following the brief pursuit through Canyon Country this morning of a reckless driver, a sheriff's spokesman said.
A motorcycle rider injured in a traffic collision Sunday morning prompted California Highway Patrol officers to issue and staff advisory regarding thousands of Love Ride bikers travelling through the Santa Clarita Valley.
Hundreds of wine-lovers raised a glass in support of local businesses and in honor of women's health issues Sunday when they took part in the 6th annual Wine Affair hosted by Soroptimist International of Greater Santa Clarita Valley.
The 30th Annual Love Ride was an expression of love all around - love of music, love of bikes and the love of coming together on a beautiful day by the lake for a good cause.
The latest search for missing 19-year-old Bryce Laspisa involving family members working with volunteers with the Klaas Kids Foundation found no trace of the teen despite two days of searching, the boy's mother said.
SANTA CLARITA - Chip Foose, co-host of the car-makeover TV show "Overhaulin'," appeared at a luncheon at Centre Pointe on Wednesday to help raise money to honor fallen law enforcement officers.
SANTA CLARITA - A woman was cut in the face during a robbery attempt in Newhall late Tuesday, sparking a manhunt for two suspects believed responsible for that and two other robberies, according to fire and sheriff's officials.
SANTA CLARITA - A registered sex offender accused of annoying a young girl at a local department store has been ordered to stand trial for his alleged crime, court officials said Tuesday.
SANTA CLARITA - Local sheriff's deputies were looking for the driver of a 1994 Nissan pickup truck Tuesday after he was seen stealing a bicycle from a home in Stevenson Ranch, a sheriff's lieutenant said.
City workers are gearing up to fight a tough plant that's taking over precious Santa Clarita Valley watershed.
SANTA CLARITA - An off-duty sheriff's deputy who allegedly fired his service weapon in the air after prankster kids rang his doorbell has been temporarily relieved of duty and is under investigation, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said Monday.
SANTA CLARITA - A Canyon Country businessman who heads a natural products company remains behind bars without bail today, accused of trying to hire a hit man to kill his wife, according to officials and court documents.
There was plenty of "wow" at the 13th Annual Bow-Wows and Meows pet adoption event Sunday after hundreds of pet owners showed up at William S. Hart Regional Park with their furry four-legged loved ones for a variety of reasons.
If there was any doubt the Santa Clarita Valley was a family community, then a trip to Sunday's Kid Expo at Golden Valley High School would convince them.