Four boaters are dead after their boat was found late Sunday afternoon, near the Channel Islands. Three bodies were recovered, but the fourth is still missing.
Three of the victims have been identified as 55 year-old Edgar Allan Isnec of Port Hueneme, 59 year-old Ramiro-Alvarez Duarte from Oxnard and... more »
VENTURA, Calif. (AP) - A lawyer for the man suspected in the Ventura County beach house killings of a couple and their unborn child have asked a judge to throw out a grand jury indictment, alleging misconduct by prosecutors.
In a motion filed Thursday, Joshua Graham Packer's lawyer, Benjamin... more »
VENTURA, Calif. (AP) - A Ventura County man was found not guilty of using a shotgun to kill his girlfriends dog, but was convicted of driving under the influence and other charges.
A Superior Court jury Friday found Jeffrey Grose guilty of drunken driving, hit and run, and felony... more »
A memorial service shuts down streets in Ventura to remember a Vandenberg firefighter lost at sea.
32-year-old Sean Fleming disappeared while kayaking off the Gaviota coast June 19th. After an intensive five-day search, only his backpack and kayak turned up. Fleming spent 12 years with the Vandenberg Fire Department... more »
VENTURA, Calif. (AP) - Authorities have arrested a suspect accused of stabbing a man and her pregnant wife at their beachfront house in Southern California.
The Ventura County Sheriff's Department says a man was arrested Sunday evening, but declined to release further details until a news conference Monday afternoon.... more »
A Coast Guard helicopter is searching the waters for a boater in distress off the Ventura coast, about 30 miles west of Pt. Dume.
Officials received a mayday call at 2:09 a.m. The call stated, "This is King Fisher I, mayday, mayday, mayday, come back Coast Guard." The Coast... more »
A group that spreads joy to hundreds of children living with life threatening medical conditions and their families each year needs volunteers.
The Make-A-Wish Foundation of the Tri-Counties says 76 children in the Ventura, Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo Counties are in need of wishes but more volunteer... more »
MOORPARK, Calif. (AP) - Authorities say a pickup truck driver has died after colliding with an Amtrak train in rural Ventura County.
Amtrak spokesman Vernae Graham says the northbound Pacific Surfliner collided with the truck at a private crossing in Moorpark shortly before 10:30 a.m. Monday.
Nobody on the... more »
A man who allegedly robbed a store clerk at gun point months ago has been arrested in Ventura.
Santa Barbara County Sheriff's say on September 23, 2009, Ventura resident Joshua Graham Packer, 20, entered a gas station in the 4000 block of State Street in Santa Barbara.
Officers... more »
The CIF playoffs are in full swing along the Central Coast. Area teams looked to move one game closer to a CIF title Tuesday in first round contests in girl's volleyball and boy's water polo.
The Arroyo Grande High girl's volleyball team dominated the first game over Saugus... more »