Newport Beach Crime
Recent Crime News
10 hrs ago | via The Wave
Newport Beach police detectives say the arrest of two men and a woman in Laguna Canyon on Wednesday has netted a trio believed to be responsible for at least 15 burglaries across Orange County. Laguna Beach police arrested Hugo Fernando Gonzalez and Anthony Vargas, both 21, and Evelyn Yvette Gudino, 26, after a chase through Laguna Canyon. Comment?
Yesterday | via Patch.com
A Corona del Mar resident came home and caught a trio of burglars in the act. The three were arrested after a police chase and crash. Comment?
Yesterday | via Laguna News Post
Two men and one woman were arrested in Laguna Canyon following a police chase that tied up afternoon traffic along the busy canyon road. Laguna Beach Police assisted Newport Beach Police after the three were suspected in a burglary in Newport Beach and were reported heading down Pacific Coast Highway toward Laguna. Comment?
Wednesday Mar 18 | via The Wave
Andrew Cardiel, of Banning, pleaded guilty to felony possession of an assault weapon and felony transport of a machine gun, and was sentenced this week to a year in jail and another year of supervision. Two people arrested by Newport Beach police in November after assault rifles and high-capacity magazines were found in their van were sentenced this week to a year in jail. Comment?
Thursday Mar 12 | via The Wave
A crowd of about 200 gathered in Newport Beach Thursday to honor a fallen hero -- at the exact spot and exact time that he was killed. Newport Beach police officer Bob Henry, a 30-year-old father of three young children, was shot by a man who then turned the gun on himself in the early hours of March 12, 1995. Comment?
Thursday Mar 12 | via Los Angeles Times
When a valet parking attendant told Josh Gelle his car had vanished from a Newport Beach restaurant parking lot, his first reaction was to laugh and look for a hidden camera. "They came up and said, 'We don't know how to tell you this, but we don't have your car,'" Gelle said. Comment?
Sunday Mar 8 | via City of Irvine
An Irvine man has been arrested for assaulting and threatening his neighbor. Nathaniel Estes, 35, was arrested this morning, March 8, 2015, following a stand-off with Irvine Police Department officers. Comment?
Wednesday Mar 4 | via The Beaumont Enterprise
In this Feb. 26, 1996 file photo, former South Korean President Chun Doo-hwan enters the Seoul Court House dressed in prison garb for his first trial on corruption charges. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 24 | via Patch.com
A Newport Beach man pleaded guilty today and was immediately sentenced to six months in jail for running a lottery scam out of a Santa Ana liquor store, in which he redeemed winning tickets and sold losing tickets to customers. Francis Bou Karam, who worked at Craig Liquor Store in Santa Ana from January 2013 through last November, redeemed $50,000 in winning lottery tickets while ripping off the State Lottery and customers of about $100,000, the combined value of the winning and losing tickets. Comment?
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