| Jun 20, 2012
| 12:04 PM
A registered sex offender faces trial Wednesday for allegedly sexually assaulting a 17-year-old girl on the side of the road after intentionally causing a traffic accident to get her to pull over.
Prosecutors say Rasaan Raymon Patton, 31, of Perris...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 10:54 AM
A man who raped five women and sexually assaulted a sixth from several Orange County cities, including Huntington Beach and Newport Beach, was sentenced Friday to 112 years to life in state prison.
Sekayi Rudo White, 34, of Lake Forest was found guilty...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 9:28 AM
A registered sex offender was convicted Thursday of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old girl on the side of a road in Huntington Beach, authorities said.
Rasaan Raymon Patton, 31, attacked the girl in June 2008 after he crashed into a minivan she was...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 2:11 PM
A Huntington Beach man was given 65 years to life in prison Friday for kidnapping and raping a developmentally disabled 7-year-old girl, authorities said.
Daniel Vlas Flores, 30, was found guilty in April of kidnapping to commit a sexual offense and...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 2:17 PM
A former U.S. Olympic swimming coach ignored sexually inappropriate behavior between two of his co-workers and young athletes, according to a suit filed in Orange County Superior Court on Monday.
The complaint was filed by Dia C. Rianda, who worked for...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 4:12 PM
The trial of a Huntington Beach man accused of sexually assaulting a developmentally disabled 7-year-old girl is underway.
Daniel Vlas Flores, 30, is charged with a felony count each for kidnapping to commit a sexual offense, sexual penetration, sexual...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 1:35 PM
A Huntington Beach man was found guilty Friday of sexually assaulting a developmentally disabled 7-year-old girl.
Daniel Vlas Flores, 30, was convicted of kidnapping to commit a sexual offense, sexual intercourse, sodomy and sexual penetration of a child...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 11:32 AM
The president of the Oak View Youth Soccer League released a statement Monday underscoring that the allegations of sex abuse by a soccer referee have only a tenuous link to the organization.
Anaheim resident Jorge Serafin was arrested Jan. 15 on...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 3:56 PM
A Fountain Valley man who was a former U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer was convicted Tuesday and sentenced to six years in state prison for raping two women, according to the Orange County District Attorney's office.
Miguel Lerma Jr., 33...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 3:55 PM
Four allegations of sexual abuse among Boy Scouts of America troop leaders in Huntington Beach appear in a Los Angeles Times database recently compiled from Scouting and court records.
The Times, which owns the Huntington Beach Independent, last month...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 11:14 AM
A registered sex offender and his lawyer recently convinced the Superior Court of Orange County appellate division to reverse his conviction for unlawfully entering a county park where children regularly gather.
The three-judge panel made clear its Nov....
| Oct 13, 2010
| 3:29 PM
The San Diego man accused of murdering and sexually assaulting Huntington Beach resident Dane Williams is expected to begin trial in January.
Philong Huynh, 40, is expected to begin trial in San Diego Superior Court at 9 a.m. Jan. 11 for allegedly...