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MAN CONVICTED OF MACHETE ATTACK IN CONSPIRACY TO MURDER CO-DEFENDANTS HUSBAND
Posted: Nov 1, 2012 3:52 pm
SANTA ANA – A man was convicted today of conspiracy to commit murder and attacking his co-defendant’s husband with a machete. Antonio Cinco Ortega, 26, Santa Ana, was found guilty by a jury of one felony count of attempted murder with premeditation and deliberation, one felony count of conspiracy to commit murder, and one felony count of mayhem. The sentencing enhancements for great bodily injury and... View Article

Injury Traffic Collision
Posted: Oct 4, 2012 12:00 am
On 10-03-12 at approximately at 4:30 PM, the Fountain Valley Police Department responded to the intersection of Talbert Avenue and Mt. Washington Street regarding a traffic collision involving a passenger vehicle and a motorcyclist. Officers arrived and found an injured female motorcyclist and summoned paramedics to the scene. Paramedics transported the motorcyclist to a local hospital for a traumatic leg injury. The passenger... View Article

Fatal Traffic Collision
Posted: Oct 1, 2012 12:00 am
On Monday, October 1, 2012 at 0716 hours, the Fountain Valley Police Department responded to a subject trapped under a recreational vehicle on Lawson River, east of Ward Street in the City of Fountain Valley. Following their arrival, officers observed an unresponsive 48-year-old male victim trapped under a large Winnebago RV. Fountain Valley Fire Department responded to provide emergency medical treatment, but the victim succumbed... View Article

Fountain Valley Police Department Targets Impaired Drivers with Checkpoint
Posted: Sep 12, 2012 12:00 am
Fountain Valley, CA – The Fountain Valley Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Drivers License checkpoint on Friday September 21st, 2012, between the hours of 9:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m. The location of the checkpoint will be made available the day of the checkpoint by contacting the police department. The Department is continuing its ongoing campaign to reduce the number of persons killed and injured in... View Article

BURGLARY ARRESTS
Posted: Sep 10, 2012 4:51 pm
On Sunday, September 9, 2012 at approximately 4:14am, a Fountain Valley Police officer observed a white 1995 Nissan Maxima exiting a commercial complex in the area of Harbor Blvd and Heil Ave. The driver was operating the vehicle with no lights on and began traveling a high rate of speed after turning northbound onto Harbor Blvd. The commercial complex has no open businesses at that time of the morning and has experienced burglaries in the... View Article