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OC Weekly
Ping Li Gets a Year in Jail and a Lifetime Sex Offender Rap for Sexed-Up MassagesPing Li Guilty of Being Creepy Massage Therapist to Lady Clients and Employee
Ping Li Gets a Year in Jail and a Lifetime Sex Offender Rap for Sexed-Up Massages
OC Weekly / Posted yesterday
Ping Li Guilty of Being Creepy Massage Therapist to Lady Clients and Employee A jury on Aug. 4 had found the 51-year-old San Clemente resident guilty of four misdemeanor counts of sexual battery and one misdemeanor count of simple battery. When... Read more
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Laguna Beach Coastline Pilot
Police give breath tests to bar patrons to fight DUIsLaguna Beach police officers had captive audiences as they asked the patrons of
Police give breath tests to bar patrons to fight DUIs
Laguna Beach Coastline Pilot / Posted yesterday
Laguna Beach police officers had captive audiences as they asked the patrons of downtown bars and restaurants to submit to breath tests Saturday night. Officers gave voluntary breathalyzer tests to 66 people at eight establishments during a... Read more
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Orange County Register
D.A. will decide whether to charge 4 people accused of using leaf blower that caused moviegoers to flee Newport Beach theaterNewport Beach police handed off its investigation about four young people accus
D.A. will decide whether to charge 4 people accused of using leaf blower that caused moviegoers to flee Newport Beach theater
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
Newport Beach police handed off its investigation about four young people accused of scaring moviegoers with a leaf blower to the Orange County District Attorney’s office on Wednesday. Prosecutors will make a decision about whether to file charges... Read more
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Huntington Beach Independent
H.B. pair among 4 charged in prostitution case at massage businessesTwo Huntington Beach residents and two people from Santa Ana were arrested and
H.B. pair among 4 charged in prostitution case at massage businesses
Huntington Beach Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Two Huntington Beach residents and two people from Santa Ana were arrested and charged with pimping and pandering as a result of a lengthy prostitution investigation involving massage businesses in Midway City and Anaheim. Huntington Beach and... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Orange County DA says officers justified in fatal shootingANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Three Anaheim police officers have been cleared of wrong
Orange County DA says officers justified in fatal shooting
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Three Anaheim police officers have been cleared of wrongdoing in the fatal shooting of a woman who confronted them with two knives outside her apartment. The Orange County Register reports (http://bit.ly/1UmxSWl ) the Orange... Read more
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OC Weekly
Robert Jesus Wilson Charged in Fatal Stabbing of Robert Daniel Carranza in Tustin ParkRobert Carranza Identified as Man Stabbed to Death in Tustin Robert Jesus Wils
Robert Jesus Wilson Charged in Fatal Stabbing of Robert Daniel Carranza in Tustin Park
OC Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
Robert Carranza Identified as Man Stabbed to Death in Tustin Robert Jesus Wilson also faces sentence-enhancing allegations of the use of a deadly weapon and prior convictions for assault and battery, according to an Orange County District Attorney's... Read more
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KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley
Orange County DA says officers justified in fatal shootingANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Three Anaheim police officers have been cleared of wrong
Orange County DA says officers justified in fatal shooting
KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley / Posted 3 days ago
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Three Anaheim police officers have been cleared of wrongdoing in the fatal shooting of a woman who confronted them with two knives outside her apartment. The Orange County Register reports (http://bit.ly/1UmxSWl ) the Orange... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Mom plans to sue Warwick over son's deathClaims high-speed police chase preceded fatal accident Posted Aug. 29, 2015 at
Mom plans to sue Warwick over son's death
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 5 days ago
Claims high-speed police chase preceded fatal accident Posted Aug. 29, 2015 at 7:30 PM Posted Aug. 29, 2015 at 7:30 PM The mother of a young man who was killed in a head-on collision in the Village of Florida is hiring a private investigator and... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Larkin responds after treasurer's exit, says he's a crime victimState Sen. William Larkin Jr. revealed Thursday that he fired longtime Republic
Larkin responds after treasurer's exit, says he's a crime victim
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 6 days ago
State Sen. William Larkin Jr. revealed Thursday that he fired longtime Republican operative Carmen Dubaldi Jr. as his campaign treasurer in June after Larkin or his staff noticed irregularities in his account that included withdrawals for... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Driver killed in Florida head-on collision is identifiedWARWICK - The family of 20-year-old Nicholas Vasile, who was killed in a head-o
Driver killed in Florida head-on collision is identified
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 12 days ago
WARWICK - The family of 20-year-old Nicholas Vasile, who was killed in a head-on collision Thursday in the Village of Florida, will remember him as a young man working hard to improve his life. Dawn Gambino, his grandmother, said he was saving money... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Driver killed in Florida head-on collision is identifiedGOSHEN - The Orange County District Attorney's Office has identified the driver
Driver killed in Florida head-on collision is identified
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 14 days ago
GOSHEN - The Orange County District Attorney's Office has identified the driver killed in Thursday's head-on crash in the Village of Florida as 20-year-old Nicholas C. "Nico" Vasile. Vasile's car collided with a pickup truck on South Main Street in... Read more
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Orange County Register
Sex offenders suing Cypress over residency limitsCYPRESS – Twice within the span of a month, the city has been sued by sex offen
Sex offenders suing Cypress over residency limits
Orange County Register / Posted 15 days ago
CYPRESS – Twice within the span of a month, the city has been sued by sex offenders who say the city has violated their rights by imposing unreasonable residency limits. City officials say they will stand behind the law, enacted with a unanimous... Read more
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OC Weekly
Though Human Trafficking Has Dipped in Orange County, Officials Still Applying the HeatOC Human Trafficking Statistics and Awareness Campaign Unveiled at OCTA Headqua
Though Human Trafficking Has Dipped in Orange County, Officials Still Applying the Heat
OC Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
OC Human Trafficking Statistics and Awareness Campaign Unveiled at OCTA Headquarters According to a new report, OCHTTF averaged six new victims a month in 2014, down from eight a month the year before. But the task force attributed the decrease to... Read more
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Huntington Beach Independent
Defense questions Tarzan suspect's mental competence for trial in robbery, burglary casesA Huntington Beach man who authorities said swung from trees in the Santa Ana Z
Defense questions Tarzan suspect's mental competence for trial in robbery, burglary cases
Huntington Beach Independent / Posted 17 days ago
A Huntington Beach man who authorities said swung from trees in the Santa Ana Zoo while claiming to be Tarzan may not be mentally fit to stand trial on robbery and burglary charges related to other incidents, according to his attorney. Instead of... Read more
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OC Weekly
Masseur Ahkail Demyers, 19, Allegedly Offered 72-year-old Woman a Massage Then Raped HerHuntington Beach PDAhkail Demyers was visiting family.A 19-year-old masseur ple
Masseur Ahkail Demyers, 19, Allegedly Offered 72-year-old Woman a Massage Then Raped Her
OC Weekly / Posted 24 days ago
Huntington Beach PDAhkail Demyers was visiting family.A 19-year-old masseur pleaded not guilty at his arraignment Tuesday to offering to give a 72-year-old woman a massage in her Huntington Beach apartment and raping her instead. Ahkail Demyers could... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Teen Charged After Allegedly Raping Elderly Woman at Senior Living Apartment Complex in Huntington BeachAhkail Demyers is seen in a booking photo provided by the Orange County Distric
Teen Charged After Allegedly Raping Elderly Woman at Senior Living Apartment Complex in Huntington Beach
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 24 days ago
Ahkail Demyers is seen in a booking photo provided by the Orange County District Attorney's Office. A 19-year-old man who allegedly sexually assaulted a woman in her 70s at a senior living apartment complex in Huntington Beach over the weekend was... Read more
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Huntington Beach Independent
Would-be Tarzan faces new charges, this time in a gas station holdupA Huntington Beach man who was arrested last week when police say they found hi
Would-be Tarzan faces new charges, this time in a gas station holdup
Huntington Beach Independent / Posted 25 days ago
A Huntington Beach man who was arrested last week when police say they found him swinging from trees and claiming to be Tarzan faces up to life in prison now that authorities say they've connected him to two other crimes including an armed... Read more
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OC Weekly
Jeffrey Robert Smith Pleads Not Guilty to Disgusting Peeping, Jerking, Sexual AssaultingBetween May and July 16, Smith allegedly entered Costa Mesa homes uninvited or
Jeffrey Robert Smith Pleads Not Guilty to Disgusting Peeping, Jerking, Sexual Assaulting
OC Weekly / Posted 25 days ago
Between May and July 16, Smith allegedly entered Costa Mesa homes uninvited or peeked through windows, and three times he touched residents--a male and two females--sexually, according to the Orange County District Attorney's office (OCDA). Besides... Read more
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OC Weekly
Ping Li Guilty of Being Creepy Massage Therapist to Lady Clients and EmployeePing Li Accused of Being Massage Business Owner Who Rubbed Pair the Wrong Way
Ping Li Guilty of Being Creepy Massage Therapist to Lady Clients and Employee
OC Weekly / Posted 30 days ago
Ping Li Accused of Being Massage Business Owner Who Rubbed Pair the Wrong Way Four times between June 4 and Oct. 4 of 2014, Li committed sexual battery against three female clients who ranged in age from 20 to 57, according to prosecutor Jennifer... Read more

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