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Suspected Mail Thief Arrested

On Tuesday, July 28, SCV Sheriff's Station deputies performed a routine traffic stop on a vehicle they noticed was in violation of California's Vehicle Code. After stopping the vehicle, they discovered that the driver - a Palmdale man in his 30s - did not have a license and was in possession of drugs and dozens [...]

Four SCV Businesses Burglarized

Early last Wednesday morning four separate businesses in Santa Clarita were burglarized. At about 3:45 a.m., Pizza Di Marco 2 was burglarized. The security cameras on the property caught two individuals breaking into the restaurant. Once inside, the suspects ruined two computer registers while stealing the money inside. They also broke a printer and the [...]

Valencia Woman Arrested on Suspicion of Elder Abuse

On Wednesday, July 15, deputies arrested a Valencia woman after an incident in late June sparked an investigation. The 54-year-old suspect is believed to have physically abused her parents and forged checks in an amount greater than $950. The suspect was arrested in the morning and taken to the Santa Clarita Sheriff Station where she [...]

SCV Weekend Crime Rate Up Over 30 Percent

Father's Day weekend in the SCV turned out to be a busier one for Santa Clarita Sheriff Station deputies, as the weekend crime rate rose over 30% from last weekend. If you're worried about serious crimes spiking in the SCV - don't be - the bulk of the additional arrests and charges surrounded possession of [...]

Drunken Canyon Country Man Charged After Party

In the early morning hours of Saturday, May 9th, a Canyon Country man was arrested under suspicion of assault and false imprisonment after he returned home from a party intoxicated and abused his relatives. According to reports, deputies responded to a domestic violence call at about 2:45 am on Gravett Place in Canyon Country when [...]

Man Arrested for Drinking in Public and Resisting Arrest

On Friday, March 20th, a 27-year-old Canyon Country man was arrested and booked on misdemeanor charges including drinking in public and resisting arrest. It all started when deputies received calls reporting a traffic hazard near Sierra Hwy and Vasquez Canyon Rd. Deputies were told that there was a man in the road causing cars to [...]

LASD Pursuit Ends in Newhall Pass

On Thursday, March 5th, the pursuit of an allegedly stolen vehicle ended in Newhall Pass with the suspect's arrest. According to reports, the pursuit began in Palmdale over an allegedly stolen vehicle. The pursuit continued from Palmdale through Agua Dulce and eventually the Santa Clarita Valley, where it came to an end in the Newhall [...]

Newhall GTA Suspect Arrested

On Friday, January 31st, deputies from the Santa Clarita Sheriff Station arrested someone after receiving reports of a stolen vehicle in Newhall. The arrest began when SCV Sheriff Staiton deputies began following a vehicle that fit the description of the one that was stolen. After several minutes, the deputies conducted a traffic stop near the [...]

SCV Sheriff Station Report -Lock Up

Recently, SCV deputies were called to the scene of a traffic accident that reportedly involved a stolen vehicle. According to their Facebook page: "Lock up & don’t leave cars idling to prevent ‘crimes of opportunity.’ On Thursday night, the owner of a Corvette left it unattended while idling, and an unknown suspect grabbed the opportunity [...]

What is a Bench Warrant?

Recently, a bench warrant was issued for a defendant who failed to appear in court to face allegations he shot and killed his dog. The defendant, C. R. Nard, 57, was supposed to have appeared in San Fernando Superior Court on Wednesday, October 30th, but failed to do so. The charges Nard is facing include [...]