| Jan 12, 2011
| 4:22 PM
The Orange County district attorney's office said Monday it was seeking the death penalty for a Garden Grove man charged in the execution-style slaying of two people so he could steal a car.
Hilbert Pineil Thomas, 39, is charged in the February 2009...
| Jan 19, 2011
| 3:59 PM
A Santa Ana man was sentenced last week to 20 years in prison for beating to death a fellow inmate believed to be a child molester with eight other inmates, including a Huntington Beach man.
Michael Stewart Garten, 25, pleaded guilty to felony...
| Jan 19, 2011
| 4:08 PM
The trial for the San Diego man accused of murdering and sexually assaulting Huntington Beach resident Dane Williams has been pushed back to May.
Philong Huynh, 40, is expected to begin trial in San Diego Superior Court on May 23 for allegedly drugging,...
| Jan 13, 2011
| 11:40 AM
A Huntington Beach man accused of killing his cousin and injuring two others while allegedly speeding down East Coast Highway is scheduled to be arraigned Friday.
Luicci Nader, 19, is expected to be arraigned at 9 a.m. Friday at the Central Justice...
| Jan 26, 2011
| 3:49 PM
A Huntington Beach man was charged Jan. 20 with killing a 4-month-old girl in an alleged car crash that ejected the infant from the stroller her mother was pushing through a crosswalk.
Robert Anthony Casares, 50, is charged with one misdemeanor count...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 2:34 PM
A pair of Orange County jail inmates facing murder charges were married in a behind-bars ceremony Monday, a circumstance officials could not recall happening before.
The 20-year-old bride is Marissa Star Bilotti, a Huntington Beach woman jailed since...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 2:41 PM
A verdict has been announced in the trial of a medical student accused in the sexual assault and murder of an Orange County man.
Philong "Phillip" Huynh, has been convicted on all counts in the 2008 murder and sexual assault of 23-year old Dane Williams,...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 4:12 PM
The charges against a Huntington Beach man who allegedly punched another man at a nightclub and caused his death were upgraded Friday to involuntary manslaughter, according to the Orange County district attorney's office.
Oscar Raul Medina-Perez now...
| Jun 23, 2015
| 1:04 PM
The hunt for a person of interest in the killing of a woman and her baby in Anaheim ended early Tuesday with a police dog swimming into an Orange County park lake and biting the man until he surrendered, officials said.
The bizarre scene played out...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 6:22 PM
For years, Thomas Goethals has weighed the fates of some of Orange County's most violent criminals. But since the judge began presiding over heated hearings probing the misuse of jailhouse informants, dozens of prosecutors have steered criminal cases away...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 10:16 PM
Long Beach police said the slaying of a baby earlier this year was part of a bizarre kidnapping plot masterminded by a woman who was trying to convince her boyfriend that she had given birth to twins.
The woman, Giseleangelique Rene D'Milian, 47, had...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 4:38 PM
Authorities on Tuesday filed a murder charge against a self-described drug counselor who they say killed a cyclist while driving drunk in Newport Beach.
Neil Storm Stephany, 23, of Huntington Beach did not stop after slamming into Shaun Eagleson, a 30-...