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Santa Ana's top news & views blog

The SAPD arrested a suspect with plenty of guns and ammo at Carl Thornton Park

Santa Ana Police Department Advisory: Suspect Arrested At Park In Possession Of Loaded Firearm, Multiple Magazines And Stolen Property On December 10, 2018, at approximately 6:38 PM, the Santa Ana Police Department received a call for service reference criminal threats. According to the calling party, an unknown male had used unknown means to force entry…

The Costa Mesa police are looking for four women who stole high-end purses

Costa Mesa Police Department On Dec. 9, at about 7:34 p.m., four African-American female suspects, possibly in their late 20s, entered a storefront of a marketplace at the 600 block of Paularino Avenue and stole a number of high-end purses. As an employee tried to stop them, he was pepper sprayed. It is believed the suspects…

An unidentified man was struck and killed by a vehicle in Santa Ana last night

An unidentified approximately 50-year-old man was struck and killed by a vehicle Monday night in Santa Ana, as we reported on our Facebook page last night. The SAPD responded to the scene of the accident at about 9:30 p.m., at the intersection of W. First and S. Baker Streets, in Santa Ana, a block East…

The City of Santa Ana is offering down payment assistance loans for first-time home owners

City of Santa Ana Advisory: Down Payment Assistance Loans Available The City of Santa Ana is pleased to announce the availability of financing to assist income-qualified Santa Ana residents an opportunity to become first-time homeowners. The program is funded through the City of Santa Ana’s Inclusionary Housing Fund and Community Development Block Grant program. The…