Ford Explorer

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2013

    Orange County Deputies Seek Approval of $1.1 Million Undercover Vehicle Rental Deal

    Boss at the Orange County Sheriff's Department (OCSD) want to extend a 2010 undercover vehicle rental contract worth more than $1.1 million annually through February 2014 without additional competitive bidding.County supervisors will consider the request at their Jan. 29 public hearing in Santa Ana ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2012

    Brittany Dawn Killgore, Marine's Estranged Wife, Murdered by Sex-Slave Ring: Warrants

    Brittany Dawn Killgore was murdered three days after she filed papers to divorce her Camp Pendleton Marine husband serving in Afghanistan because a female sex slave feared the 22-year-old was moving in on her male "master" and his female servant.That's the story one of three murder suspects reported ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 30, 2011

    [UPDATED with Driver Turning Herself In:] Gregory Martin Hit by One Car and Dragged by Another

    ​UPDATE, DEC. 30, 10:53 A.M.: Garden Grove Police say Guadalupe Quinonez turned herself in as the hit-and-run driver who struck Gregory Martin before the 54-year-old was dragged 750 feet by a second car Wednesday evening.Quinonez, 29, of Santa Ana, was booked into Orange County Jail on charges of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 29, 2011

    11 Ucked Fup OC Murder Incidents from 2011

    ​The body count is piling up in Orange County this last month of 2011, with some slayings so awful they made the following compilation of the 11 most ucked fup murder scenes of the year.Please note that this will also be my last list of 2011 that includes the Salon Meritage massacre. As much as I ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2011

    Noel Perez Aguilar, OC Homicide No. 11: Gang Beating Victim Left to Die in Truck Bed

    Montes​Well, this is embarrassing: in the never-ending quest to track all Orange County homicides, the March 11 slaying of Noel Perez Aguilar somehow slipped by.This came to light while scanning the Orange County District Attorney's office (OCDA) statement on today's arraignment of Adsalon Isai Mo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 1, 2009

    Do You Drive One of the 10 Most Stolen Cars in California?

    Feast your eyes on the hottest car in California, Speed Racer: the 1991 Honda Accord. ​Forget your Ferrarris, Lamborghinis, heck, even your grandparents' Buicks. According to the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) Hot Wheels 2009 report, which crunched data reported to the National Crime Infor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 1, 2009

    Crime Time: Fight Clubs, Stray Bullets, Car Bashings, Cop Gun Theft, 4 Jewelry Heists

      Jewelry heist fever spreads across Orange CountyIt's the Weekly's weekly round-up of local police calls--now with more street fights, bullets flying, dudes getting jumped, cops losing service revolvers and jewelry heists in towns with "Laguna" in the name across the county.   ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 24, 2009

    The Moreno Valley: Junkyard of OC Dreams

    ​My sole Moreno Valley experience happened in 1998, when some methed-out gabacho stole my run-down 1983 Camaro from the parking lot of the former Huish Family Fun Center in Anaheim right next to Camelot (it's now an industrial park). When the cops told me that they found my car in Moreno Valley, m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2009

    Crime Time: Ninja! Gang-y! Homeless! Unappreciative! Dead!

    Friday: Paging Chuck Norris!​It's the Weekly's weekly round-up of local police calls--now with more unappreciative homeless men, alleged Ecstasy pushers and Ninjas, Ninjas, Ninjas! MONDAY, AUG. 3Wrong-Way Minivan After clocking a green minivan at 80 mph south on Beach Boulevard near the 405 freewa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2009

    Crime Time: A Weekly Round-Up of OC Police Calls

    The "Clean-Cut Bandit": Coming to a bank near you?MONDAY, JUNE 1Shroomin' in Lagoonan: Laguna Beach Police arrested three people at a La Mirada Street property for alleged possession of hallucinogenic mushrooms, heroin, Xanax, Levitra, Alprazolam and "numerous other unknown pills." Steven Christophe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2008

    Citizen of the Week!

    In August 2006, two Orange County men—James McGuinn and Paul Tu—drove together in the carpool lane of the southbound Interstate 405 when a habitual criminal driving a Chevy Blazer rear-ended them at 35 mph. Though damage was minimal to McGuinn’s Ford Explorer, Jamar Wendell Rivers—the Chevy ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 13, 2007

    Tuesday's Headlines. No Surprises: More Street dirt

    More Street dirt: In his pre-treasurer-tax collector days, Chriss Street allegedly billed (and double-billed!) a bankrupt trust "for thousands of dollars in expenses, including a $3,584 laptop computer and $1,200 in office supplies," reports Ronald Campbell at the Register. The records collected by ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2006

    Wannabe Mexicans on the 405

    From a source: So driving down the 405S this morning many of the overpasses already had Mexican flags hanging from the fences. As I went under one of the overpasses, I caught a glimpse of someone hanging one of the flags. An Anglo guy, mid-50s. His large white SUV/Ford Explorer was parked on the ov ... More >>

  • Features

    December 1, 2005


    A Tale of Sex, Drugs, Dirty Copsand a Girl Who Knew Too Much

  • Features

    December 30, 2004

    Diary of A Mad Year

    2004 regurgitated

  • News

    April 8, 2004

    To Protect and Swerve

    Whats the deal with Sheriffs Deputy Joe Balicki and Latinos in cars?

  • Columns

    April 1, 2004
  • Features

    January 2, 2003
  • Unknown

    June 13, 2002
  • Columns

    May 16, 2002
  • Columns

    May 2, 2002

    Rodney King for a Day

    Riots and the rise of the Southern California SUV culture

  • Music

    March 21, 2002

    Not Ha Ha Funny

    Atom and His Package loves his mom

  • News

    March 15, 2001

    Just Build More Roads

    Is the Auto Club working for you or for the auto industry?

  • Features

    August 3, 2000

    Hell on Wheels

    Driving in OC, in your own words

  • News

    January 20, 2000

    Beautiful Lake Wilson

    One of four stops on a tour of South County toxic hot spots

  • Columns

    June 10, 1999