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April 25, 2018

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Jonathan Gallegos (DOB 3/23/1991), of Oxnard, was sentenced by Judge Bruce Young to 16 years to life in prison for the January 17, 2009, killing of Alfredo Vargas, also of Oxnard.

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April 25, 2018

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten will be making a significant announcement today regarding the “Golden State Killer” case. A press conference will be held at 12:00 p.m. today at the Sacramento County District Attorney’s Office.

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April 24, 2018

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Peter Dirksen (DOB 2/29/80), pled guilty to murder for the July 29, 2017, killing of Barbara Brattin of Port Hueneme.

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April 20, 2018

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced that Jamal Jackson (DOB 4/13/69) has been charged with premeditated first-degree murder for the stabbing death of Anthony Mele.

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April 17, 2018

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Omar Misael Lopez (DOB 2/5/1985) of Oxnard has pleaded guilty to one count of felony child endangerment and one count of perjury for his part in the killing of his 3-year-old daughter Kimberly Chavez Lopez (DOB 6/17/2012) in June 2015. Lopez has also agreed […]

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April 17, 2018

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Lino Isaias Davalos Perez (DOB 12/23/80), of Fillmore, was sentenced to 17 years in state prison following a February 27, 2018, jury conviction for driving under the influence of alcohol, causing injury and driving with a blood alcohol concentration above the legal limit causing […]

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April 16, 2018

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today the issuance of a public report detailing the Office’s independent review of the circumstances surrounding the April 9, 2017, shooting of Jose Romero Gonzalez-Rendon by Santa Paula Senior Police Officer Matt Alonzo.

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April 13, 2018

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Gabriel Munoz-Hernandez (DOB 7/1/1998), of Ventura, was sentenced to 15 years to life in the California Department of Corrections after his conviction of rape of an unconscious person in violation of Penal Code section 261(a)(4) and kidnapping to commit rape or sexual penetration in […]

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April 6, 2019

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Victor Vega (DOB 8/1/1965), of Oxnard, pled guilty to four felony violations of Insurance Code section 11760(a), making fraudulent statements to reduce the cost of workers’ compensation insurance.

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April 5, 2018

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten warned Ventura County residents to be aware of possible scams involving fraudulent telephone calls from individuals posing as representatives of credit card companies.

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