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  • Blogs

    May 17, 2013

    Leticia and Noel Carrasco, Mother and Son Robber-Murderers, Draw Life Sentences

    Mother and son tag-teamers Leticia and Noel Carrasco received life sentences today for robbing and murdering a man in a Buena Park motel room after momma picked the fellow up in a Stanton bar with promises of sex.Leticia Carrasco, the stunner at right, can apply for parole from prison in 25 years wh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2012

    EDC Vegas Sees Two Attendees Die, Including a UCI Graduate

    One of the reasons Electric Daisy Carnival moved to Las Vegas last year was the scrutiny (and subsequent scandal) sparked following the ecstasy overdose death of a 15-year-old attendee in 2010. Turns out she had sneaked into the party.Since then, organizers have had to come to terms with with t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 28, 2011

    Former Cop's Book Explores Police Suicide

    ​Clarke Paris wonders if anyone around these parts remembers the North Hollywood bank robbery shootout 14 years ago? Los Angeles TV stations covered the incident live, which ended with both heavily armed perpetrators killed, 11 police officers and seven bystanders injured and extensive damage to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2011

    Justin Burns, Former Cal State Fullerton Hoops Star, Arrested in Ex-Girlfriend's Murder

    Justin Burns​Yesterday, Gustavo brought the sad tale of Bobby Joyce, a former Santa Ana High School basketball star and University of Nevada-Las Vegas (UNLV) Running Rebel arrested for allegedly robbing a Vietnam War vet confined to a wheelchair. Now comes word that another young Orange County hoo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2010

    [UPDATED:] Julie Palasco, OC Homicide No. 5: Found in Ransacked Home

    UPDATE: Orange County District Attorney levels charges; suspect's telling MySpace page . . . MySpace.comPasqual Loera's user photo.​The Orange County District Attorney today charged the man arrested in Las Vegas in the shooting and killing Sunday of a Westminster woman and critical injuring of her ... More >>