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Teens Arrested in Park Robbery

Teens from out of the area were arrested for suspicion of robbing a Bluebird Park visitor Sunday, Sept. 27, about 8:13 a.m., according to police. Police spotted and stopped a car outbound on Laguna Canyon Road that matched the description of the fleeing thieves. The victim said...

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Monday Sept. 14 Stolen vehicle. Redlands police recovered a Laguna Beach vehicle that had been loaned to family member and subsequently reported stolen.   Tuesday Sept. 15 Suspicious circumstances. 1400 block of Morningside D.r. 11 p.m. An employee of a homeowner was...
Posted On 24 Sep 2015

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Tuesday, Sept. 8 Suspicious vehicle. 200 block of Ocean Ave. 10 a.m. Andrea Suzanne Gilmour, 44, of Lake Forest, was arrested for outstanding drug warrants. Traffic accident. State Hwy 73. 11:23 a.m. A cyclist was clipped by a car, a matter under investigation. Fraud report. 1200...

Homeless Man Dies Outside Shelter

Police say that a 57-year-old homeless man was found dead of a suspected drug overdose in the parking lot of the Laguna Beach homeless shelter about 7 a.m. Friday, Sept. 4. There were no signs of foul play and witnesses who were with the man the night before he bedded down...

Pub Crawl Ends Without Arrests

Local police patrolled the pubs on foot Saturday, Aug. 29, making pit stops at eight Laguna Beach establishments that serve alcoholic beverages. They weren’t bending the elbow on the job however. They were talking to about a 100 patrons who were, according to Lt. Jeff Calvert....

DUI Checkpoint Nets Six Arrests

Police arrested six suspected drunk drivers, seven others for license suspensions and another for drug possession during a six-hour checkpoint in North Laguna that began Saturday, Aug. 22, police said. More than 2,200 cars went through the checkpoint at Irvine Cove Drive. Police...

Diver Dies Off Crystal Cove

Authorities say the body of a diver was found offshore Crystal Cove State Park about 3:30 p.m. Saturday. The coroner’s office identified the man as Wesley Kim, 27, of Reseda, who was unresponsive in the ocean while snorkeling or free diving. An autopsy will be conducted , the...

Diver Loses Consciousness in Laguna’s Crescent Bay

A 29-year-old Anaheim man in an early morning diving class at Crescent Bay Beach ascended too rapidly and lost consciousness Sunday, Aug. 16, police said. The diver was brought ashore by an instructor about 8:58 a.m. and treated by fire personnel before being transported to...

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Monday, Aug. 3 Traffic collision. Coast Hwy. 11:56 a.m. Three motorists involved in a rear-end collision near Vista del Sol complained of pain and two were transported for treatment. Traffic stop. 600 block of S. Coast Hwy. 2:50 p.m. Robert Dedericoni, 59, of Escondido, was...

Court Sets Hearing in Begley Stabbing

Michele Green, a former Laguna Beach resident who was arrested in February for the alleged stabbing death of her boyfriend, Richard Begley, returned to court Wednesday, Aug. 5, where a judge set Sept. 28 for a preliminary hearing, the district attorney’s office said. Newport...

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Monday, July 20 Fraud report. 1100 block of S. Coast Hwy. 12:59 p.m. A storeowner reported receiving a fake $50 bill. Traffic collision. 1900 block of Laguna Canyon Rd. 2:29 p.m. An 85-year-old Laguna Woods motorist died after a collision with a utility pole. Investigators...

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Monday, July 13 Vehicle burglary. 20200 block of Laguna Canyon Road. 12:06 p.m. A purse was swiped after someone busted the passenger window of a car. Vehicle burglary. 20200 block of LCR. 12:58 p.m. Valuables worth $1,700 were taken from a car parked at the wilderness park after...

Hit and Run Driver Injures Two on Foot

Two pedestrians crossing Coast Highway in a South Laguna crosswalk suffered minor injuries after being sideswiped by a car Wednesday, July 8. The 11:34 p.m. accident occurred in the crosswalk at Coast Highway and Eagle Rock Way, said Sgt. Tim Kleiser. The two on foot were...

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Monday, June 29 Stolen vehicle. 31700 block of Fairview Rd. 2:39 p.m. The owner said a known person has failed despite repeated requests to return her 2006 Toyota Sienna since last December. Tuesday, June 30 Petty theft. 200 block of Broadway St. 2:43 p.m. Someone took a kitchen...

Lightning Strike Ignites a Tree Blaze

Lightning struck a tree that caught fire in the Temple Terrace area during this past Tuesday’s unexpected afternoon thunderstorm. Four fire engines spent several minutes dousing a palm tree in the 2000 block of San Remo Drive to prevent the blaze from spreading to homes along the...