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Guilty Plea | Illegal Garage Conversion—Tenants Injured by Explosion

Guilty Plea | Illegal Garage Conversion—Tenants Injured by Explosion

Vidal Zuniga Lopez (DOB 06/23/1967), of Oxnard, pled no contest to one count of unlawfully using and occupying a building without a certificate of occupancy issued by a building official; and one count of unlawful conversion of a structure without obtaining a permit for the structure from a building official. On November 24, 2018, Lopez […]

Truck Driver Sentenced for Workers’ Compensation Fraud

Truck Driver Sentenced for Workers’ Compensation Fraud

VENTURA, California — District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Jaime Serna (DOB 1/29/1972), formerly of Fillmore, was placed on formal probation for a period of 36 months after pleading guilty to a felony violation of Insurance Code section 1871.4(a), making a fraudulent statement of a material fact for the purpose of obtaining workers’ […]

Ventura County Public Works Agency Announces 2019 Employee of the Year Winners

Ventura County Public Works Agency Announces 2019 Employee of the Year Winners

Ventura County Public Works Agency awarded the Employee of the Year accolade to three veteran personnel who have been selected for their skills and efficiencies for a great job performance. Marco Reyes and David Hazen from Water and Sanitation, and Karen Goodman from Engineering Services were honored as the winners among 10 other nominees. Goodman, […]

La Puente Man Sentenced to Jail for Thefts from Kohl’s

La Puente Man Sentenced to Jail for Thefts from Kohl’s

James Robert Camacho (DOB 03/22/84), of La Puente, was sentenced by Judge Bruce Young to 12 months in the Ventura County jail, immediately followed by 36 months of supervised release. In June, Camacho pled guilty to two counts of felony identity theft, one count of felony grand theft, and one count of felony theft of […]

Gold Coast Transit District Celebrates Opening of New Operations and Maintenance Facility

Gold Coast Transit District Celebrates Opening of New Operations and Maintenance Facility

(Oxnard, CA) – This past Saturday, Gold Coast Transit District (GCTD), Ventura County’s largest provider of public transit, celebrated the opening of its new Operations and Maintenance facility with a ribbon cutting ceremony and tours. The new facility is located at 1901 Auto Center Drive in Oxnard. The ceremony began with Assemblymember Monique Limón speaking […]

Murder Charges Filed Against Santa Paula Man

Murder Charges Filed Against Santa Paula Man

Jahshua Jarrett (DOB 05/14/98), of Santa Paula, has been charged with murder, and a special allegation that he personally used a firearm, for the shooting death of Cristina Pena on July 14, 2019.  Ms. Pena was fatally shot inside the residence she shared with Jarrett in Santa Paula. Jarrett was arrested after investigation by the […]

Oxnard Man Arraigned on Charges of Sexually Assaulting 12-Year-Old Child

Oxnard Man Arraigned on Charges of Sexually Assaulting 12-Year-Old Child

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that on July 3, 2019, DOB 4/25/90), of Oxnard, was arraigned and pled not guilty to multiple counts of child molestation in violation of Penal Code section 288(a).  The complaint alleges that on June 1, 2019, Lazaro committed lewd acts upon a 12-year-old child, including […]

Local Realtor Charged with Income Tax Evasion

Local Realtor Charged with Income Tax Evasion

Camarillo resident Debra Elaine Ashcraft (DOB 11/23/57). Ashcraft is charged with one felony count of structuring and five felony counts of income tax evasion. The charges are the result of an investigation conducted by the District Attorney’s Real Estate Fraud Unit and the California Franchise Tax Board. Ashcraft, a local real estate agent licensed by […]

Santa Paula Gang Member Sentenced to Life Without Possibility of Parole

Santa Paula Gang Member Sentenced to Life Without Possibility of Parole

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced that Mark James Martinez (DOB 12/02/82), of Santa Paula, was sentenced yesterday by Judge Derek Malan to life without the possibility of parole plus a consecutive 65 years to life in prison. Earlier this year, a jury found Martinez guilty of the crimes of first-degree murder […]

Bad Credit Hurting You? What You Can Do About It!

Bad Credit Hurting You? What You Can Do About It!

Advertorial By Ron Freeman At CreditWize we have one mission: To help as many people in our community as possible at a price people in our community can afford.  If you have $2500 to fix your credit, I can show you hundreds of companies online that will help you.  If you have $695 to fix your credit, […]

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