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What’s Child Endangerment?

Recently, a Newhall man was arrested on suspicion of child endangerment after it was discovered he was driving drunk with an 11-year-old in the car. According to reports, deputies received several notifications at around 2pm Friday of a collision that occurred at the intersection of Soledad Cyn. and Crossglade Ave. in Canyon Country. When deputies [...]

Couple Charged With DUIs After Hitting Each Other

Recently, a Canyon Country couple in their 50s were arrested and charged with felony DUI charges and hit-and-run charges after colliding with each other in separate vehicles. According to reports, the couple went out on a date and had a few drinks. Later that evening, the couple got into their cars to head home when [...]

Two Suspected Robbers Arrested in Canyon Country

On Sunday, May 23, M. Walls (F) and B. Norline (M) were arrested in Canyon Country on suspicion of robbery after an incident that occurred elsewhere in the Santa Clarita Valley. It all started at about 2 am on May 23 when the victim called police to report that he had been the target of [...]

Indecent Exposure Suspect Arrested in Canyon Country

A man was arrested in Canyon Country on Monday, July 9th, after he allegedly entered a business and exposed himself to the woman working inside. At around 3 p.m., the 25-year-old suspect, M. Salazar, walked into a business on Soledad Canyon Road and engaged the employee there in conversation. A short time after doing so, [...]

SCV Deputies Nab Thief with App

A burglary victim from Canyon Country recently saw his belongings (a toolbox) for sale while browsing an app used to buy and sell things called OfferUp. Upon seeing his belongings there, the victim called the SCV Sheriff Station and deputies quickly hatched a plan to nab the crook and recover the stolen items. Deputies, posing [...]

Canyon Country Burglary Suspects on the Loose

On Friday, January 18th, an elderly couple returned to their Canyon Country home to discover two burglars in their home. As the couple notified the authorities, the suspects fled on foot. Once deputies arrived, they set up a containment area for about 5 hours. Unfortunately, the suspects were unable to be found during that time. [...]

Canyon Country Storage Room Thefts Lead to Arrests

Several self-storage spaces in Canyon Country were burglarized between December 25th and 30th on the 18600 block of Via Princessa. The arrests came on Saturday, December 31st after a police investigation conducted by the Santa Clarita Sheriff Station deputies. A witness has stated that three suspects were arrested at gunpoint after a vehicle pursuit, with one [...]

Canyon Country Hit-and-Run Results in Fatality

On Monday, December 26th, police discovered a 17-year-old homeless girl lying in the street near the 27500 block of Sierra Highway in Canyon Country. The girl had been the victim of a hit-and-run collision that was reported at 8:30 pm that evening. The investigation is currently underway, though at the moment police aren't sure why [...]

Murder Charge for Newhall Suspect

In late February, the body of Maximiliano Bernal, 21, was discovered in a Sand Canyon ravine in Canyon Country and quickly deemed a homicide. The suspect, David Aladana, who is also 21, turned himself in to authorities at the US Borders and Customs Office in San Ysidro on February 24. One week later, after leading investigators [...]

Pot Farm Found in Canyon Country

On New Year's Day, firefighters in Santa Clarita received a call about a brush fire located in Placerita Canyon, near Sand Canyon Road in Canyon Country. When they arrived, firefighters didn't see any signs of a fire, but when they went to investigate, they discovered a large marijuana growing operation. Investigators reported that people were [...]