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PHOTO GALLERY

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VIDEO GALLERY
What does the District Attorney do? - April 11, 2019


Whiteboard animation explaining the roles and responsibilities of the District Attorney’s Office.


Greg Totten and Rachael Watkins on Our Ventura TV - October 23, 2018

Greg Totten and Rachael Watkins speak with Sandra Siepak of Our Ventura TV.


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NOTABLE CASES
2013 People v. Kenneth Powell, Katie Rose, and Paul Lascola

Three convicted and sentenced in real estate investment fraud scheme

The Ventura County District Attorney’s Office successfully prosecuted one of the largest real estate investment fraud schemes uncovered in the county involving victim losses exceeding $3 million.

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2012 People v. Calvin Sharp

Judge finds killer who used meat cleaver sane and sentences him to multiple life terms

In August 2007, Calvin Sharp chased down, attacked, and brutally killed a 6-year-old boy, Sev’n Molina, with a meat cleaver. When Sev’n’s mother, Sandra Ruiz, tried to stop the attack, Sharp attacked her as well, causing major life-long injuries. A neighbor, Diane Cox, also attempted to intervene and suffered serious injuries at the hands of Sharp.

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NEWS RELEASES
December 5, 2019

District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Antonio Magana (DOB 01/29/96), of Santa Paula, was sentenced to 27 years to life in prison by Judge David Worley. On October 11, 2019, Magana pled guilty to one count of first-degree willful, deliberate and premeditated murder for the 2014 slaying of his pregnant girlfriend Ashley Moran […]

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December 4, 2019

District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Marcela Magana Ruiz (DOB 10/03/72), of Santa Paula, has been charged with the felony crimes of arson of an inhabited structure or property and child abuse in connection with a fire that occurred on December 1, 2019, at a residence in Santa Paula.

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November 22, 2019

District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Graciela Medina-Montes (DOB 9/6/1952), of Santa Paula, pled guilty to two counts of felony auto insurance fraud.

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November 7, 2019

District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that on November 5, 2019, Gregorio Santacruz (DOB 3/12/79), of Oxnard, pled guilty to three counts of lewd conduct with a child under 14 years old and one count of continuous sexual abuse of a child under the age of 14.

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November 13, 2019

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Judge Kent Kellegrew granted the District Attorney’s motion to amend two Oxnard gang injunctions.

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November 7, 2019

District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that on November 5, 2019, Gregorio Santacruz (DOB 3/12/79), of Oxnard, pled guilty to three counts of lewd conduct with a child under 14 years old and one count of continuous sexual abuse of a child under the age of 14.

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PUBLIC REPORTS
April 16, 2018

Report on the April 9, 2017 shooting of Jose Romero Gonzalez-Rendon by Santa Paula Police Department senior officer Matt Alonzo.

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February 22, 2017

Report on the December 16, 2015, shooting of Bryant Duncan by Ventura County Sheriff’s Deputy Leon Mah

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August 18, 2016

Report on the March 28, 2015, Shooting of Meagan Hockaday by Oxnard Police Officer Roger Garcia

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PUBLICATIONS
Real Estate Fraud Complaint Form – English

Real Estate Fraud Complaint Form – English 8.2019 (fillable)

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Real Estate Fraud Complaint Form – Spanish

Real Estate Fraud Complaint Form – Spanish 8.2019 (fillable)

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Workers’ Compensation Fraud Complaint Form – English

Workers Comp Fraud Complaint Form – English 8.2019 (fillable)

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Workers’ Compensation Fraud Complaint form – Spanish

Workers Comp Fraud Complaint Form – Spanish 8.2019 (fillable)

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Consumer Mediation Complaint Form

Consumer Mediation form 11-2014Consumer Fraud Form 8.2019 fillable

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Child Abduction Recovery Unit Complaint Form – Spanish

UNIDAD DE SECUESTRO INFANTIL Y RECUPERACION FORMULARIO DE DEMANDA

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ALERTS & ADVISORIES
Real Estate Fraud Complaint Form – English

Real Estate Fraud Complaint Form – English 8.2019 (fillable)

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Real Estate Fraud Complaint Form – Spanish

Real Estate Fraud Complaint Form – Spanish 8.2019 (fillable)

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Fraudulent Rental Housing Listing Advisory

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Foreclosure & Loan Modification – English

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Foreclosure & Loan Modification – Spanish

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