Orange County billionaire Don Bren's Island Hotel gave multiple command staff officers at the Newport Beach Police Department (NBPD) free suites, massages, spa services, booze and food, and agreed to erase hotel surveillance footage when the cops didn't want any record of who they were partying with ... More >>
In February 2008, Newport Beach Police Department Sgt. John Hougan acted honorably by testifying truthfully in a civil lawsuit about how his bosses had discriminated against a fellow officer they erroneously assumed was gay and the abused officer, whose promotions had been sabotaged, won the $1.7 m ... More >>
You can't find a more ideal example of a great police officer in California than John Hougan was at the Newport Beach Police Department (NBPD).It is not just that Hougan was excellent at crime solving.Unlike some other Orange County cops--including several warped officers inside the NBPD, the 22-yea ... More >>
Newports Balboa Peninsula has become the place to go when youve got no place else to go. Longtime residents say theyre fighting for their way of life. Addicts struggling to get clean say theyre fighting for their lives
Whats it take to get heard in Newport Beach?