The lawyer for the family of the late Manuel Levy “Manny” Loggins Jr. is disputing the Orange County District Attorney's Office (OCDA) report justifying Deputy Darren Sandberg's fatal shooting of the U.S. Marine sergeant. The OCDA report released Friday essentially concluded prosecutors could not convince a judge or jury beyond a reasonable doubt that Sandberg's […]
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Camp Pendleton's commander says he “respects” the Orange County District Attorney investigation into the fatal shooting of Marine Sgt. Manuel Levi “Manny” Loggins Jr. by a sheriff's deputy. But Brigadier General Vincent A. Coglianese added his thoughts, prayers and support remain strong for the Loggins family, which is suing the County of Orange over the […]
[UPDATED with Sheriff's Reaction:] DA Clears Deputy Darren Sandberg in Fatal Shooting of Marine Sgt. Manuel Loggins Jr.
See Update No. 3 at the end of this post on Sheriff Sandra Hutchens' reaction. See Update Nos. 1 and 2 on the Orange County District Attorney's office declining to pursue criminal charges against Deputy Darren Sandberg and the sheriff's deputy union reaction. ORIGINAL POST, SEPT. 28, 12:37 P.M.: Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas […]
A 28-year-old Orange County citizen has pleaded guilty for attempting to smuggle six foreign nationals into the U.S. on a boat to Dana Point earlier this year. Brian Bokkes admits that he was the “captain” of a 1987 Four Winns Pleasure Craft boat that brought the fee-paying, undocumented aliens from Mexico to Dana Point Harbor […]
In October 2000, San Clemente High School photography students; their instructor, Dan McIntyre; and their chaperones traveled nine hours into the Sierras to Bodie Ghost Town. It's not clear how much the students learned about the town; one student said she thought Bodie “had something to do with gold? Or something?” But what the students […]