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Man arrested for possession of explosives in Tustin

Man arrested for possession of explosives in Tustin TUSTIN, Ca. (November 15, 2018) – A man was arrested at his residence in unincorporated Tustin on Wednesday for possessing explosive devices, fireworks and a large amount precursor materials to make explosive devices. Orange County Sheriff’s Department (OCSD) deputies were called to a condominium at 12720 Newport…

Santa Ana man gets 27 years to life in prison for molesting ten little boys

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Case # 14CF3934 November 16, 2018 MAN SENTENCED TO 27 YEARS TO LIFE IN PRISON FOR LURING MINOR BOYS INTO APARTMENT AND SEXUALLY ASSAULTING THEM SANTA ANA, Calif. – A man was sentenced today to 27 years to life in state prison for luring minor boys into his apartment and sexually assaulting…

A new Santa Ana homeless shelter with 200 beds was built in only 28 days

There are 28 starts painted on the walls of Santa Ana’s new homeless shelter, which has been named “The Link.” The stars represent the amazingly short time it took to open this new shelter – 28 days. I toured the new shelter yesterday evening as the developer, Ryan Ogulnick, proudly showed me what his company,…

The SAPD has received a $457K grant to fund DUI checkpoints

Santa Ana Police Department Advisory: The Santa Ana Police Department Receives Traffic Education and Enforcement Grant Santa Ana Police Department has been awarded a $457,000 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) for a yearlong enforcement and public awareness program. The traffic safety program is intended to educate the public on safe roadway…