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December 13, 2018

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Eduardo Robles (DOB 10/29/87), of Fillmore, was sentenced to 34 years to life in prison by Judge Ryan Wright.

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December 10, 2018

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Mayra Alejandra Chavez (DOB 10/4/1991), of Oxnard, has been found guilty of three felonies including second-degree murder for the killing of her three-year-old daughter, Kimberly Chavez Lopez, which occurred in June 2015.

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December 10, 2018

VENTURA, California – The District Attorney’s Office is again urging any witnesses or victims of crimes or misconduct committed by Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Deputy Neil Kimball to speak with investigators.

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December 10, 2018

VENTURA, California –District Attorney Gregory D. Totten expressed great disappointment today in Governor Brown’s decision to commute the sentence of Todd Hess. In 1987, Hess was tried and convicted for the senseless killing of Scott James, a 30-year-old Navy veteran working a second job as a gas station convenience store clerk to earn money for […]

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December 5, 2018

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that the Ventura County District Attorney’s Office, together with the California Attorney General’s Office and 24 other prosecutorial agencies, reached a $7.4 million statewide settlement with Minnesota-based Target Corporation in an environmental enforcement action.

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December 5, 2018

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten warned Ventura County residents today to beware of individuals and businesses who attempt to illegally profit from the recent fires by engaging in price gouging.

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November 30, 2018

VENTURA, California –District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Juan Benito Rueda (DOB 8/28/1968), of Santa Paula, was convicted of nine counts of lewd acts upon a child under the age of 14 and committing lewd acts upon multiple victims.

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November 28, 2018

District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Joy Williams (DOB 04/15/1988), of Los Angeles, was sentenced to 20 years 8 months in prison by Judge Bruce Young.

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November 26, 2018

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Camarillo resident Javier Gonzalo Sanchez (DOB 6/18/62) was ordered to serve 365 days in the Ventura County jail. In May, Sanchez pled guilty to two felony counts of foreclosure consultant fraud. The conviction was the result of an investigation conducted by the District Attorney’s […]

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November 21, 2018

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced that Los Angeles County Deputy Sheriff Neil Kimball was arraigned today in Ventura Superior Court on charges of forcible rape against a minor 14 years or older while the victim was tied or bound and witness intimidation by threat of force. The charged conduct is alleged […]

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