Santa Maria Crime
Crime, law and justice, and police blotter near Santa Maria, CA or anywhere in the US.
Recent Crime News
Saturday | via Noozhawk
A 42-year-old Santa Maria man was hospitalized Saturday afternoon after being shot outside a local store, according to Santa Maria police . Comment?
Friday Dec 6 | via Noozhawk
Amos Lee Andrews, 57, of Santa Maria has been charged with attempted murder, arson of an inhabited structure with use of accelerant, residential burglary and two additional counts of arson for setting fire in two separate dumpsters in a nearby area, Deputy District Attorney Brandon Jebens said. Comment?
Monday Nov 25 | via San Jose Mercury News
Michael Jackson's ex-wife Debbie Rowe has pretty much threatened the singer's onetime doctor Conrad Murray, after Murray trashed her during a rambling interview with the Daily Mail about Jackson. Comment?
Thursday Nov 21 | via Noozhawk
Osvaldo Hernandez, 35, of Santa Maria was arrested Thursday morning in the 200 block of Inger Drive after Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department detectives and Special Enforcement Team members got information that he may be hiding out in one of two homes, department spokeswoman Kelly Hoover said. Comment?
Thursday Nov 21 | via Edhat
At approximately 8:45 a.m. this morning, November 21, Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Detectives assisted by the Sheriff's Special Enforcement Team surrounded two homes in the Santa Maria area where they had information that a fugitive may be hiding out. Comment?
Thursday Nov 21 | via New Times SLO
Arthur Watkins, 55, is a licensed marriage and family therapist, former president of the Arroyo Grande Rotary Club, a father of two young children, and, as of Nov. 16, an alleged bank robber. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 19 | via Noozhawk
The Santa Barbara County District Attorney's Office announced Tuesday that it has filed charges against two men after a bank robbery Saturday in Santa Maria. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 19 | via Edhat
District Attorney Joyce E. Dudley announced today that charges have been filed against Arthur Watkins, age 55, of Arroyo Grande, California, as a result of an incident at the East Main Street branch of Wells Fargo Bank in Santa Maria, on November 16, 2013. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 19 | via SanLuisObispo.com
An Arroyo Grande therapist allegedly robbed a Santa Maria bank on Saturday, and when he dropped the money, a stranger picked it up and ran away. Comment?