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  • California DMV Offices to Close for Half-Day Amid Employee Training for Customer Service, REAL ID Cards

    California DMV offices will be shut down for a half-day on July 24 as officials re-train employees on customer service and better prepare them for REAL ID transactions, a move they hope will ultimately help ease notoriously long wait times for customers. All statewide offices will be closed until 1 p.m. that day, including 183 DMV field offices, the Department of Motor Vehicles announced in a statement on Monday. The training — dubbed “Operation Excellence” — is intended to reinforce training […]

  • 1 Killed, 2 Wounded in Shooting At Corona Costco; Suspect Detained

    (KTLA) — A shooting broke out inside a Costco in Corona on Friday, leaving one person dead and two other victims wounded, authorities said. A suspect was detained following the gunfire, Corona Police Department officials said. The suspect was being treated for unspecified injuries. Corona police said the incident had been “stabilized” at the warehouse grocer’s location at 480 N. McKinley Street, within the Corona Hills Plaza. Police stated in a tweet there was “no apparent threat to our community from any […]

  • Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Deputy Dies After Being Shot While Off-Duty at Restaurant

    (KTLA) — The deputy who was shot in the head while off-duty at an Alhambra Jack in the Box has died, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department officials said Wednesday. Deputy Joseph Gilbert Solano, a 13-year veteran with the department, was hospitalized in critical condition for three days before being taken off life support, authorities said. FOX40 sister station KTLA reports Solano was standing by the counter inside the restaurant on West Valley Boulevard on Monday when a gunman came up […]

  • Off-Duty Los Angeles Sheriff’s Deputy Shot in the Head at Jack in the Box

    (KTLA) — An off-duty Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deputy is in critical condition after being shot in the head at a Jack in the Box restaurant in Alhambra Monday, authorities said. FOX40 sister station KTLA reports the deputy was standing at the counter in the restaurant and wearing civilian clothes when a man armed with a handgun approached him and shot him once in the head. The man then fled at around 6 p.m., sheriff’s department officials said as […]

  • Guests Told to Evacuate, Shelter in Place at Six Flags Magic Mountain as 50-Acre Brush Fire Burns Nearby

    (KTLA) — A brush fire burning near Six Flags Magic Mountain and Hurricane Harbor left guests in a panic after they were told to evacuate the smoke-filled amusement park and then asked to shelter in place Sunday, authorities said. FOX40 sister station KTLA reports the fire, dubbed the “Sky Fire,” was reported at about 12 p.m. in the area of The Old Road and Sky View Lane in the Santa Clarita area, less than a mile east of the amusement […]

  • Police Searching for Woman Posing as Social Worker in Santa Ana after Attempted Kidnapping of Newborn

    (KTLA) — Police are searching for a woman who allegedly posed as a social worker and tried to kidnap a newborn baby from his mother at their Santa Ana home on Friday. The attempted kidnapping was reported about 11:30 a.m. at a home on Evergreen Street, near Warner Avenue, Santa Ana Police Corporal Anthony Bertagna told FOX40’s sister station, KTLA. Bertagna said the woman, who was posing as a social worker and said her name was Mayela Ortega, told the […]

  • Suspect at Large after Shooting at Southern California Mall Wounds 1 Person

    Warning: The video below contains graphic images and viewer discretion is advised (KTLA) — A SWAT team and police helicopters swarmed a major shopping mall that was evacuated in Torrance as the search for a gunman who wounded a victim inside the complex stretched into nighttime on Monday. FOX40 sister station KTLA reports officers responded to a call about shots fired inside the massive Del Amo Fashion Center at 3525 West Carson St. just before 3 p.m., according to the […]

  • 5-Year-Old Girl Suffers Skull Fracture after Glass Bottle Thrown From SUV in Southern California

    CORONA (KTLA) — Investigators are seeking a person who threw a glass bottle from an SUV in Corona on Friday afternoon, striking a 5-year-old girl in the head and fracturing her skull and collarbone, authorities and family members said. The seemingly random attack took place shortly before 2:40 p.m. along Lincoln Avenue, just south of Bayfield Drive, Corona Police Department officials said. Karla Zosoyas was walking home from school with her brother and sister on a sidewalk when an SUV […]

  • Infant Found Dead in Southern California Identified as Missing Sacramento County Man’s Daughter

    SACRAMENTO — The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a missing South Sacramento man’s infant was found dead behind a mortuary in Southern California. The child, identified as 8-month-old Alexia Rose Echeverria, was found by an employee around 10 a.m. Monday in an upright car seat, covered by a blanket, a detective told FOX40’s sister station KTLA. “We just want justice,” that’s the message Karla Alvarado has after learning her baby girl, Alexia Rose Echeverria, was found dead beside […]

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