April 11, 2008
AREA 1 West Baker Street: A person was reported drunk in public in the 600 block at 12:17 a.m. Wednesday. Charle Street: A vehicle was reported burglarized in the 2000 block at 7:46 a.m. Wednesday. Pinecreek Drive: A burglary was reported in the 2800 block at 2:42 p.m. Wednesday. Pinecreek Drive: A vehicle was reported burglarized in the 2800 block at 4:01 p.m. Wednesday. West 18th Street: Gang activity was reported in the 800 block at 7:04 p.m. Wednesday.
January 3, 2012
COSTA MESA — A 27-year-old Fresno man has been arrested on suspicion of stabbing a 44-year-old Westminster man five times outside a Costa Mesa bar, police said. Stephen Frea was arrested Sunday after a fight earlier that morning at the Goat Hill Tavern's parking lot, Sgt. Ed Everett said Monday. Police received a call at 2:17 a.m. after an altercation between Frea, the victim and several others. As the victim was leaving the Newport Boulevard bar, he and his group of friends were confronted by Frea, whom they did not know, Everett said in an email Tuesday.
June 23, 2011
A suspected white supremacist gang member from Costa Mesa is to appear in court Friday on charges of aggravated assault and kidnapping. Jessie Raffensberger, 32, is accused of assaulting a man who was lured to a hotel, holding him against his will and hitting him with a semi-automatic pistol for the benefit of white supremacist and criminal street gangs, according to a 2010 news release from the Orange County district attorney's office. Raffensberger's arrest in 2010 was part of the largest take-down of white supremacist prison and street gangs in Orange County.
May 5, 2013
Costa Mesa police have arrested two men suspected of stabbing three people, an officer said Sunday. Roman Nava, 18, and Felipe Moreno, 19, both of Costa Mesa, were arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon and promoting a criminal street gang, Their arrest follows the stabbing of two men and a boy at about 12:32 a.m. Saturday near the intersection of Anaheim Way and Yorkshire Street, according to the Costa Mesa Police Department....
August 24, 2005
Burbank City Councilwoman Stacey Murphy will be arraigned Thursday in Pasadena Superior Court after being charged Tuesday with one count of possessing a controlled substance and one misdemeanor count of child endangerment. Murphy, 47, is free on $100,000 bail after being arrested July 13, after police found cocaine, three handguns and 900 rounds of ammunition in her home on Lima Street in Burbank, where the mother of three lives with her 12-year-old son. The handguns were registered to her boyfriend, Glendale resident Scott Schaffer, who is in federal custody awaiting an Aug. 30 trial.