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October 22, 2019

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Judge Anthony Sabo sentenced Gustavo Diaz (DOB 01/31/1988), of Oxnard, to 23 years to life in prison for crimes committed against his spouse including premeditated attempted murder and kidnapping.

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October 21, 2019

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that a 17-year-old juvenile male, of Oxnard, was ordered to serve the maximum term of 12 years in the Department of Juvenile Justice for his role in the May 20, 2018, killing of Adrian Ornelas, also of Oxnard.

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October 18, 2019

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today there will be a public hearing on November 7, 2019, at 9:00 a.m. in courtroom 13 to determine whether Ross Leo Wollschlager (DOB 5/31/63), a former resident of Ventura, will be released under supervision into San Bernardino County. Wollschlager is currently housed within a locked […]

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October 17, 2019

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Juan Dedios Gallegos III (DOB 3/12/1993), of Oxnard, was found guilty by a jury of second degree murder for the hit-and-run killing of Michael James Holley of Oxnard.

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October 14, 2019

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Salvador Banales (DOB 10/08/49), of Oxnard, was sentenced to 78 years 8 months to life in prison on October 11, 2019, by Judge Gilbert Romero.

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October 11, 2019

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Antonio Magana (DOB 1/29/1996), of Santa Paula, pled guilty to one count of first-degree willful, deliberate and premeditated murder for the 2014 slaying of his pregnant girlfriend Ashley Moran in Obregon Park.

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October 10, 2019

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that former Santa Clara Waste Water Company Human Resources Manager Marlene Faltemier (DOB 1/13/65) was sentenced earlier today for her role in a November 2014 explosion at 815 Mission Rock Road in Santa Paula that injured numerous employees and first responders, and for the subsequent […]

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October 8, 2019

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that his Consumer and Environmental Protection Unit, in conjunction with the District Attorney’s Offices of Kern, Los Angeles and Santa Barbara Counties, have obtained a $464,000 stipulated final judgment against California Resources Corporation (CRC), based in Los Angeles.

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October 3, 2019

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Alfredo Gonzalez (DOB: 01/12/59), of Simi Valley, pled guilty to the unlawful killing of a protected mammal, a mountain lion known as P-38, and to vandalism of its GPS collar.

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October 2, 2019

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Gary Daniel (DOB 09/21/1978) of Oxnard, was found guilty of possessing child pornography at a time when he was required to register as a sex offender.

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