Santa Paula Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • SPPD: Shots fired incident could be third in a week ...

    Thursday Apr 2 | via Santa Paula Times 

    Santa Paula Police are looking for the suspect riding in a pickup truck that fired on those in another vehicle Wednesday evening in Santa Paula, the third such incident in a week that could be gang-related. According to SPPD Senior Officer Dan Potter, the incident occurred April 1 about 8:05 p.m. in the 100 block of North Steckel Drive at Santa Barbara Street.


    Related Topix: Santa Paula, CA

  • SPPD: Suspects sought in Friday shooting that starte...

    Tuesday Mar 31 | via Santa Paula Times 

    Santa Paula Police are searching for two suspects who shot a local man and battered his friend Friday night during a street confrontation that reportedly started with the question 'Where are you from?' According to SPPD Sgt. Cody Madison, a caller reported shots were fired with a subject down at about 10:30 p.m. in the area of 200 West Harvard Boulevard and Craig Driver.


    Related Topix: Los Angeles, CA, Santa Paula, CA

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

    Saturday Mar 28 | via CBS Local 

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    Related Topix: Studio-City, CA, Santa Paula, CA, Boulevard, CA

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

    Mar 19, 2015 | 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

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...
What does It mean when an officer is holding on to my drivers license
Officer is holding on to my license I blew .6 I'm 20 bday 6694 officer gave me citation follow up in court next month can I still drive he didn't tell me I couldn't drive the days after the incident I need to go to work etc
You're under 21. You can't drive with any alcohol in your system. As a driver in California, you are subject to what is...
So my question is can I drive even though an officer is holding my license
So I got pulled over last night had a little bit to drink I was turning left at a cross intersection its about 11:00 pm traffic was light it was night visibility clear I kinda burned out while I was turning 3 min after I have lights flashing got pulled over officer asks me do you know why im pulling you over I said yes because how I took that corner he asks for license registration and insurance didn't have my insurance card on me at time I ask him if there's anyway way we can look that up says yes asks if I had anything to drink I said no (obviously I did had started drinking a little wine but did not impair my ability to drive or my eyesite/ mind too ) so he then tells me ok follow my fingers with my eyes I did so he then asks me to blow in the breathalayzer blew .6 held my license,noDUI
You are required to a drivers license while driving or you can be cited for driving without a drivers license, usually...
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...