Santa Paula Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • Police Seek Help To Locate 2 Men Suspected In Santa ...

    Saturday Mar 28 | via CBS Local 

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  • Yajayra Lizette Dominguez sentenced 40 years to life...

    Thursday Mar 19 | via Santa Paula Times 

    A Superior Court judge Tuesday sentenced a woman to 40 years to life in prison for fatally shooting a young Santa Paula woman, an aspiring photographer, a homicide that occurred midday in a busy park. Yajayra Lizette Dominguez, 33, cried as she appeared before Superior Court Judge Kevin DeNoce March 17 who before imposing the sentence said the 2013 killing of 21-year-old Ashley Calanche was 'senseless and tragic ... ' A jury found Dominguez guilty in January for second-degree murder in the shooting death of Calanche, whose large family has been in Santa Paula for generations.


    Related Topix: Violent Crime, Santa Paula, CA

  • Council approves ad hoc committee to address public ...

    Thursday Mar 12 | via Santa Paula Times 

    Mayor John Procter and City Councilwoman Jenny Crosswhite will be serving on an ad hoc committee with citizens interested in finding solutions to public safety issues a move that led another council member to urge wider participation. At the March 2 council meeting City Manager Jaime Fontes noted those citizens who supported Measure F - which sought voter approval on a 1 percent sales tax to benefit public safety and roads - 'Remain interested,' in finding solutions to ongoing public safety issues working collaboratively with the city.


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  • SPPD: 2014 arrests increase 23 percent due to more c...

    Thursday Mar 5 | via Santa Paula Times 

    Arrests in Santa Paula saw a healthy increase as the department beefed up the force with more officers able to act proactively and citizens that showed their willingness to pick up the phone and report suspicious activity. Police Chief Steve McLean said there were 1,420 arrests in 2014 compared to 1,158 arrests in 2013, or 263 more arrests in 2014, a year-over-year increase of 23 percent.


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  • SPPD: Concerned citizen's photo of package theft sus...

    Feb 26, 2015 | via Santa Paula Times 

    An alert citizen took a photograph of a suspect that took a package from a neighbor's front porch, a snapshot that landed a 24-year-old Santa Paula resident in jail Monday. Clark said, 'SPPD Officers were dispatched to the area of Elfred Court and Laurie Lane,' regarding a neighbor's report of a theft of packages from the front porch of a nearby residence where they had been delivered by UPS.


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Santa Paula Law

I was arrested for a DUI by ththey left my vehicle parked at the location of arrest and I discover my vehicle was stolen.
What recourse do I have? My DUI was on 7/30 went to locate the vehicle on thurs evening after work. Friday I called around to locate. Monday was the police report.
You may have a claim of negligence against the department. Your bigger problem is the DUI arrest. Hire an attorney and...
What happens when you get a driving on suspended license in california?
To make a long story short I was driving on highway a sheriff came out of nowhere making it seem like he was in a hury to get past me and two other vehicles. He went ahead all three cars and since I was ahead of the other two he merged onto my lane in front of me. Suddenly he merged onto the shoulder let me and one other car pass he then go back into traffic. Got behind me and pulled me over. His reason was because I'm on probation. I was driving a car not registered to me. Obviously he had nothing better to do then to run my plates. I didn't break no traffic law.
Probation terms/conditions often include a 4th Amendment waiver. Do you have a 4th waiver??
I need advice on my DUI case for my classes and fines/ community service
Hi I went to court in Los Angeles on Apr. 2nd 2012 for a DUI-first offense charge and have to pay a $1738 fine or do 217 hours of community service AND have to do a "substance abuse prevention and control approved first offender (AB541) driving under the influence program" I have until Apr. 2nd 2013 to do both but was supposed to start my classes within 21 days of my charges. I moved to Ventura County in March of this year and I was wondering if there's any way I can do community service AND/or my court ordered classes in Ventura County and if there would be any problems with my late registration for the classes.
You cam probably get some of these conditions transferred but you or your Attorney need to.go to your...
I was arrested for DUI in California June 2014, blew zero, but stilL arrested, they did not pursue the case but have a year
When filling out a job application do I still have charges pending? I know I am not convicted, but wasn't sure if "charges" are pending till the one year date. I was suspected of drug use due to dilated pupils and blood was drawn, but I know I had not used any drugs.
Charges would be pending if the prosecutor actually started the criminal court process by filing a criminal complaint...
If I read a letter of a apology to the judge on a DUI in court would it make a difference one way or the other?
I will plea guilty. Some say they do not care how sorry you are that the fines and penalties are written in stone. I had a DUI in 1993. This one my BAC was .11/.10/.09 Thanks for your help
You have posted numerous times about your dui. Do yourself a favor and ask for the public defenders office to be...
I can not afford a attorney and I make too much money for a PD. I will plead guilty on my first DUI ( I had one in 1993}
What will my fines and penlites be? My BAC was .11/.10/.09
Don't be dumb those are winnable numbers. Hire an experienced attorney.
I have a suspended license in california. Can I get my car register and smogged if someone else drive it to the garage?
My car need to renew its tags, But I have a suspended license. Can someone else drive it to get smogged? I have insurance in date.
Yes, they can get it smogged and registered as long as there hasn't been any recent transfer of ownership. You...