Detectives asked the public on Thursday to identify a man who broke into a Saugus drugstore and stole several cigarette cartons last week.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Law enforcement agencies throughout the state garnered honors for excellence in community traffic safety programs in the 2009 California Law Enforcement Challenge (CLEC).
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Enforcement, education and technology are the keys to thwarting thieves targeting vehicles, resulting in the largest decrease in decades of the number of vehicular theft in California.
Detectives from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station seek the public's help in identifying and locating the man pictured in the adjacent media slideshow.
MARLBOROUGH, Mass. -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $19.9 million contract to supply a mobile data computer system to the Los Angeles Sheriff's Department, the largest sheriff's department in the world.
An estimated 800 Massage Envy and Massage Envy Spa centers in 42 states will participate in "Massage for the Cure" on Tuesday, Sept 14, offering one-hour specially priced $49 therapeutic massages.
LONG BEACH -- Non-profit organization Iemanya Oceanica (pronounced ya-MON-ja) will present the Great Shark Affaire, a festival to be held at the Long Beach Rainbow Lagoon, Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 2-3. This charitable event will teach about ocean conservation as well as protecting sharks and their habitats.
The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station has teamed up with the Professional Peace Officers Association to host a "Submission Grappling Duel" at the Castaic Sports Complex -- located at 31230 Castaic Road, Castaic 91385 -- on Saturday, Sept. 18 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
This Saturday, Santa Clarita will once again hold its annual river rally, an event so popular the city no longer need advertise for volunteers. More than 1,500 Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts are expected to turn out to remove trash from the Santa Clara River, hear presentations from biologists on its importance and visit the booths at the environmental fair.
U.S. Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, left, helps present a $25,000 check to the Boys & Girls Club of Santa Clarita Valley. The check was presented by Northrop Grumman with the assistance of students from the Sierra Vista branch of the Boys & Girls Club in Canyon Country, the home of the Howard "Buck" McKeon Activities Center. Also on hand for the presentation were Jim Ventress, chief professional officer of the Boys & Girls Club of SCV, second from left in the back row, and Tommy Tomlinson of Northrop Grumman, right.
A letter to you on a lighter note. There are positive events going on in the community and the world around us. How heroic can one janitor be? Not once, but twice he shows his heroics by catching two suspected burglars that robbed the church where he works ("Crime cleanup," Sept. 2).
As an instructor at College of the Canyons, I read your article "Waitlisted" (Aug. 31) with some interest.
I'm 19 years old and a new resident of Santa Clarita. I needed a California ID card and proceeded to the Newhall Department of Motor Vehicles office.
After months of scrutiny, a federal watchdog agency will launch a probe into the 2009 Station Fire to determine if the U.S. Forest Service withheld information that could shine light on the early handling of the blaze, officials announced Wednesday.
Welcome to The-Signal.com's "2day in the SCV," a compendium of today's events and a quick journey through the past, present and future.
Bakers and their sweet treats filled the room at the Valencia Country Club Saturday night to auction off their creations for the benefit of a local nonprofit.
CORONA - For weeks now, the Hart girls soccer team has likened its run through the CIF-Southern Section Division II postseason to a dream.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A pregnant South Carolina woman pointed to the ocean, locked the doors and rolled up the windows, telling her three children she was "trying to take them to a better place" as she drove her minivan into the surf, authorities said.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California counties are confounding the state's court-ordered efforts to sharply reduce its inmate population by sending state prisons far more convicts than anticipated, including a record number of people with second felony convictions.
Last week, the following Part 1 crimes occurred in Canyon Country East: (1) Grand Theft Auto (1) Assault with a Deadly Weapon (2) Residential Burglaries (1) Vehicle Burglary (1) There were two residential burglaries reported in Zone 8 last week.
Zone 5-Valencia had fifteen Part-1 Crimes reported during the past week. The criminal incidents included an assault with a deadly weapon, grand theft, and numerous shoplifting from various businesses.
FAIR OAKS, Ind. (AP) - Pigs cluster around a food stall like Black Friday shoppers waiting for the store to open. One pushes impatiently against the locked door with her snout, waiting for the sow inside to finish eating so she can take her turn.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - Vietnamese air force planes on Saturday spotted two large oil slicks close to where a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 went missing earlier in the day, the first sign that the aircraft carrying 239 people had crashed.
SEVASTOPOL, Ukraine (AP) - Dozens of military trucks transporting heavily armed soldiers rumbled over Crimea's rutted roads Saturday as Russia reinforced its armed presence on the disputed peninsula in the Black Sea. Moscow's foreign minister ruled out any dialogue with Ukraine's new authorities, whom he dismissed as the puppets of extremists.
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - A veteran Los Angeles police officer was killed and his rookie partner was critically injured Friday when their patrol car collided with a big rig on a residential street. The truck driver also was injured.
FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) - An Army captain at the center of a sexual assault case that has scandalized the U.S. military testified Friday that a general twice forced her to perform oral sex on him during their three-year, illicit affair.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - A California state lawmaker wants to ban SeaWorld from using killer whales in its San Diego shows.
ENGLEWOOD, N.J. (AP) - Sheila MacRae, a veteran stage, film and TV performer best known for playing Alice Kramden in the 1960s re-creation of "The Honeymooners," has died. She was 92.
Hanging more than 2,000 feet in the air, Stephen Wampler was exhausted, physically and emotionally. He considered giving up his goal of climbing to the top of El Capitan, the largest granite monolith in the world located in the famed Yosemite Valley.
There wasn't much The Master's College couldn't do in its 73-52 rout of defending national champion Westmont in the semifinal of the Golden State Athletic Conference Tournament.