See Update No. 6 at the end of this post on Rainer Klaus Reinscheid's plea at arraignment. Also see Update Nos. 1-5 on: the professor's emailed desire to "shoot at least 200 students before killing myself"; the defense's excuse for his emails; allegations Reinscheid has a violent past; new domestic ... More >>
UPDATE, MAY 18, 9:06 A.M.: Phoenix New Times, the big sistah paper of OC Weekly, includes coverage today of the Maricopa County case against San Clemente's Robert Douglas Fischer, who is accused of second-degree murder for allegedly staging what he called in as the "suicide" of Norman "Lee" Radder.V ... More >>
UPDATE, DEC. 17, 1:20 P.M.: The couple who died in a murder-suicide at their Huntington Beach home have been identified as Robert Saltarelli, 55, and his wife Tonie Saltarelli, 56.Police have not identified who was the shooter and who was the victim in Wednesday morning's tragedy at 8851 Jarrett ... More >>
Orange police believe Juan Carrillo leaped to his death from the roof of a six-floor parking structure near the Block at Orange Thursday afternoon.This is assumed because no witnesses have come forward saying they saw the 27-year-old Garden Grove resident jump around 4 p.m.
Arthur BaarUpdate, December 9, 1:42 p.m.: The daughter of Arthur Baar, the 77-year-old Orange County sheriff's investigators believe shot and killed his wife of 50 years before turning the gun on himself in their Laguna Woods Village retirement community home, maintains the Dec. 6 mu ... More >>
What in the devil is going on in Rancho Santa Margarita?Essentially a giant master planned community, the 10-year-old city boasts neighborhoods with rows of million-dollar homes, locations where most of The Real Housewives of Orange County are filmed and, until the past 13 days, no reported homic ... More >>
View Larger MapDonald Homer Shinkle's son was concerned. The son had not been able to contact to 80-year-old father in a few days. And Shinkle's neighbors in Garden Grove had called the son to say the old man's roommate had been seen driving the elderly man's pickup truck.Shinkle was very protective ... More >>