Santa Ana's top news & views blog

Santa Ana's top news & views blog

The SAPD has arrested a suspect in several armed robberies

Santa Ana Police Robbery Detectives released video on 7/10/2019, related to two armed robberies that occurred on 7/04/2019, to the media and community members. After the story aired, detectives received information from the community about the identity of Suspect #1 in the media release. Based on the information received, Detectives were able identify Brain Ho…

The City of Santa Ana has hired a new City Clerk

SANTA ANA, CA – On Tuesday, July 2, 2019, the City of Santa Ana City Council voted to appoint Daisy Gomez to the position of Clerk of the Council. As City of the Council, she will oversee City records and official archives, conduct all City elections, and assure compliance with the Brown Act, Public Records…

This week’s Cochino List includes El Sahuayo Mexican Food, Los Amigos Market & Liquor and Seventeen Food Store

The OC Health Care Agency has released a list of the eateries (including restaurants, caterers and even school kitchens) that they inspected and shut down for the week of July 5 to July 12. Most of these eateries reopen pretty quickly after the health inspectors determine their issues have been resolved. Seventeen Food Store, 2102…

The SAPD is not aware of any intended ICE actions in Santa Ana

While there are reports of ICE involved enforcement actions beginning Sunday, July 14, 2019, the Santa Ana Police Department is not aware of any intended ICE actions in Santa Ana. Santa Ana’s Sanctuary City designation, as defined in Santa Ana Ordinance NS-2908, prohibits members of the Santa Ana Police Department from engaging in any immigration…