'I'm A Nice Guy': Recaptured Jail Inmate Says He Never Intended To Harm AnyoneThe suspected mastermind of a three-man escape from a Southern California jail says he never intended to harm anyone during his eight days on the run.
Prosecutor: California Man Abducted Teen From Mexico, Forced Her To Marry HimIn opening statements Thursday, prosecutor Whitney Bokosky says the girl remained with Isidro Garcia out of fear until she finally went to the police in 2014.
Homeless Man Who Found Orange County Prison Escapees May Get Up To $100,000 RewardThe staff report released Wednesday recommends awarding Matthew Hay-Chapman for alerting police last month that the pair were in San Francisco.
Shots Fired In Standoff After Pursuit In Southern CaliforniaOrange County authorities arrested a man who fired several shots during a vehicle chase and then held police at bay during a four-hour standoff from his car.
DUI Suspect Crashes Into Police Cruiser, Injuring OfficerOrange County authorities say a police officer was hurt when a drunken driving suspect drove into opposing lanes of traffic and smashed his car head-on into a police cruiser in Garden Grove.
Man Wearing Ninja Mask Robs Pharmacy With SwordPolice are looking for a robbery suspect who was wearing a ninja mask and armed with a sword when he demanded cash from a clerk at a Walgreens pharmacy in Placentia.
Thieves Steal 1,500 Pounds Of Food From ChurchA charity is racing to replace 1,500 pounds of food for needy children after the donations were stolen from a Southern California church.
3 Dogs In Orange County Killed By Swarm Of Bees Orange County authorities say a swarm of bees has stung three dogs to death in Santa Ana.
Vintage Vehicle Stockpile Found At Deceased Man's SoCal HomeA Southern California man who died without an original will or legally recognized next of kin has left behind a unique estate - 69 vintage cars that will soon be auctioned off by Orange County.
Student Group Bans American Flag From Lobby At UC IrvineThe student government at University of California, Irvine has voted to ban display of the American flag -- or any flag -- from its lobby.
9 People Hurt In Southern California Apartment FireNine people were rushed to local hospitals with burns, smoke inhalation and other injuries after a fire broke out in a San Juan Capistrano apartment.
Police: Suspect Confessed To Killing Five WomenSteven Dean Gordon told authorities he and an accomplice raped and murdered five women while the registered sex offenders wore electronic tracking anklets.