| May 2, 2014
| 9:55 AM
The man accused of gunning down eight people at a Seal Beach hair salon pleaded guilty Friday, setting the stage for a legal battle over whether he should be put to death for the 2011 slayings.
Scott Dekraai, who prosecutors said heavily armed himself...
| Apr 20, 2014
| 6:45 PM
A legal fight over the use of jailhouse informants has thrown the emotionally charged trial of the man accused of committing the deadliest shooting in Orange County history into jeopardy and will probably have repercussions in other high-profile cases....
| Mar 24, 2014
| 3:53 PM
The trial for the man charged with killing eight people in a Seal Beach salon will split into two separate phases, with two different sets of jurors asked to decide the ultimate fate of the accused mass murderer, a judge ruled Monday.
The first phase,...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 6:16 PM
Looking down 14th Street from the tree that was planted in her memory, near the benches in front of Dwyer Middle School, you can see the spot where Robin Samsoe was abducted 35 years ago this month.
On this quiet summer day in Huntington Beach,...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 5:55 PM
Arguments continued Thursday in the trial of Jeremy Martin, 37, who is accused of killing his father with a shotgun at their Huntington Beach home two years ago.
Martin is charged with one count of murder and, if convicted, faces 50 years to life in...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 5:51 PM
A Huntington Beach man intentionally shot and killed his father during a struggle over a gun, an Orange County Superior Court jury found Tuesday.
Jeremy Martin, 37, was convicted of one felony count of first-degree murder for shooting his father,...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 2:54 PM
The children of a woman who was killed two years ago during a mass shooting at a Seal Beach salon have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against her alleged killer.
Chelsea and Chad Huff are suing Scott Dekraai, of Huntington Beach, for unspecified...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 2:27 PM
One of two dead men found Tuesday in Bartlett Park in Huntington Beach has been confirmed to be Abraham Felmley, 32, who was wanted in connection with a double arson homicide near Sacramento and a carjacking in Merced, according to the Orange County...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 9:06 AM
A man shot and killed by Huntington Beach police on Saturday is suspected to have fired multiple shots from a handgun during a confrontation with an officer, according to the Orange County sheriff's department.
Eric Marquez, 26, of Orange, was shot...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 1:24 PM
1) U.S. Open of Surfing disturbance
Huntington Beach police called it a disturbance while many in the community called it a riot. However it's labeled, the kerfuffle that erupted at the end of the U.S. Open of Surfing finals in July shook up the...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 5:11 PM
A court hearing has been scheduled for two lawsuits against the city of Huntington Beach following a fatal crash at a crosswalk.
On Sept. 7, 2010, Robert Anthony Casares rear-ended Caryl Johnson, who had stopped at Croupier Drive while heading north on...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 4:17 PM
A woman who died from a gunshot wound to the head in February aspired to be a police officer someday, the Orange County district attorney's office said.
Fountain Valley resident Philip Ngoc Nguyen, 25, has been charged in the death of Uyennie Ton....