Zone 5-Valencia had eighteen Part-1 Crimes reported during the past week. The criminal incidents included a commercial burglary, vehicle burglary, a theft from an unlocked vehicle and numerous petty theft type crimes.
A "scratched" hiker lost in the woods of the Angeles National Forest since Sunday is recovering in the hospital thanks to the heroic efforts of three hikers including a husband and wife who heard his cries for help, said the man's rescuer.
There were 9 part 1 crimes reported in the Newhall area. 1 robbery, 3 burglaries, 2 assaults, 2 vehicle thefts, and 1 shoplift.
This past week in Zone 7, the following Part-1 Crimes occurred:
Firefighters got the jump on a brush fire in Canyon Country this morning, containing it to one quarter acre, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
SANTA CLARITA - There were peace symbols. There were tie-dyed clothes. There were love beads, sandals and plenty of music at the swinging seniors Sixties Concert and Dance Wednesday - just no drummer.
SANTA CLARITA - Justice is expected to move slowly for two young local men accused of being "street racers" and charged with murder in the traffic death of Dakota DeMott and, as a result, the case has been transferred downtown to a courtroom in Los Angeles, court officials said.
SANTA CLARITA - A 20-year-old Valencia man was arraigned Wednesday on charges he was under the influence of alcohol when he drove a car that crashed while towing his 19-year-old friend on a skateboard, a court bailiff said.
NEWHALL - A decorated Olympian and a racecar champion united Wednesday for a shooting session at the Oak Tree Gun Club in Newhall.
SANTA CLARITA - A walk to raise money for and awareness about Alzheimer's disease will be held this Saturday at Bridgeport Park in Valencia.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Occidental College in Los Angeles says it's resolved a federal complaint filed by current and former students who alleged authorities mishandled sexual assault allegations.
Gorman - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) plans to implement the closures listed below as part of a pavement improvement project on the Golden State Freeway (I-5) between Vista Del Lago Road and the Kern County line.
A reported theft from a firearms manufacturer in Castaic led detectives from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station to a Simi Valley man, who was arrested after dozens of firearms, grenades, tactical equipment and a counterfeit Los Angeles Police Department badge were allegedly found in his home, an official said Wednesday.
At least two people were injured and taken to the hospital Wednesday morning following a multi-vehicle crash in Canyon Country, a sergeant for the California Highway Patrol said.
Two men and a woman were held at gunpoint and transported from the scene in a Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department vehicle after a traffic stop on Highway 14 near Newhall Avenue.
California is nearly as dry as it's ever been. High water marks rim half-full reservoirs. Cities are rationing water.
Students at Rancho Pico Junior High School who just got to know 13-year-old Kenadee Oliva last semester were receiving grief counseling Friday following news of a murder-suicide in Utah that claimed her life.
The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center will host two recruitment events in January to seek qualified professionals for immediate employment in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Among his major accomplishments during 11 terms in Congress are successfully blocking a massive landfill planned for the Santa Clarita Valley and securing funds for construction of the cross-valley connector, Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon. R-Santa Clarita, said in an interview with The Signal.
By Luke Money
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