YOU ARE HERE: Daily Pilot HomeCollectionsJames Street

James Street

May 15, 2001
COSTA MESA Cabrillo Street: Graffiti was reported in the 200 block at 11:33 a.m. Sunday. Hamilton Street: An automobile theft was reported in the 700 block at 9:21 a.m. Sunday. James Street: Possession of a controlled substance was reported in the 700 block at 1:20 a.m. Monday. McClintock Way: A commercial burglary was reported in the 2900 block at 7:44 a.m. Sunday. NEWPORT BEACH Beacon Bay: Possession of a controlled substance was reported in the first block at 2:45 a.m. Saturday.
By Kelly Strodl and Alicia Robinson | April 20, 2007
Costa Mesa police had eight people in custody after a shooting Wednesday evening near Pomona Avenue and James Street on the Westside. No one was hurt in the shooting, which happened at 5:40 p.m., but police believe it was gang-related, Costa Mesa Police Lt. Dale Birney said. Several anxious neighbors said crime has been rising in the neighborhood. A park ranger headed toward the area after hearing shots fired, according to police. At the same time, two off-duty officers saw a suspicious vehicle leaving the area of the shooting, police said.
April 22, 2007
A ninth person, a Costa Mesa man, was arrested Friday evening in connection with a Costa Mesa shooting, Police Lt. Dale Birney said. Jesse Benitez, 18, was arrested at about 5:45 p.m. Friday on suspicion of being with a 17-year-old Newport Beach boy who allegedly shot at a group of rival gang members driving in a Toyota Camry on Wednesday evening, Birney said. Benitez is being held at Costa Mesa Jail without bail. He was also booked on a juvenile warrant. Benitez was allegedly involved in a rival gang shooting.
December 18, 2013
Costa Mesa Anton Boulevard: Vehicle burglary was reported in the 500 block at 1:09 a.m. Tuesday. Fair Drive: Vehicle vandalism was reported in the 100 block at 10:57 a.m. Tuesday. Randolph Avenue: Fraud was reported in the 700 block at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday. Park Avenue: Public drunkenness was reported in the 1800 block at 1:02 p.m. Tuesday. Amberleaf: Petty theft was reported in the 1500 block at 1:23 p.m. Tuesday. Mission Drive: Vandalism was reported in the 900 block at 1:37 p.m. Tuesday.
Daily Pilot Articles Daily Pilot Articles