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November 9, 2018

District Attorney Totten announced the Thousand Oaks Assistance Center is open and serving victims of the Border Line shooting tragedy and their loved ones. It will be open until 7:00 p.m. this evening. Weekend and Veterans’ Day hours of operation are from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Following the holiday, regular business hours will be […]

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November 8, 2018

District Attorney Totten announced the opening of the Thousand Oaks Assistance Center for victims of the Border Line Shooting tragedy and their loved ones. Direct services will be available at 625 West Hillcrest Avenue, in Thousand Oaks beginning Friday, November 9, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

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November 7, 2018

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Vu Cong Dao (DOB 03/04/1983), of Palmdale, has been charged with murder in the death of Michael Torres, of Oxnard, while the two were in custody at the Ventura County jail.

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November 6, 2019

District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Gale Hartman (DOB 03/14/1938), of Ventura, was arrested and charged with four felony counts of embezzlement. Hartman, while Treasurer of the Ventura Police Community Foundation and a civilian employee of the Ventura Police Department, is believed to have stolen approximately $119,000 from the Foundation by making systematic […]

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October 31, 2018

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Stephen Tudor Crozier (DOB 09/21/52), of Santa Barbara, was sentenced to 8 years 4 months in state prison.

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October 26, 2018

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten warned today of a fraud scheme in which individuals purchasing a home or engaging in business transactions can be tricked into wiring large sums of money to thieves.

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October 23, 2018

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Eduardo Robles (DOB 10/29/87), of Fillmore, was convicted by a jury of first-degree murder for the killing of Benjamin Brown, of Oxnard. On May 31, 2018, Robles, who had been drinking alcohol and using drugs, was driving his vehicle on Highway 126 when he […]

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October 19, 2018

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Gerardo Miguel Rodriguez-Grajeda, (DOB 10/3/85), of Oxnard, has been charged with murder in the death of Jorge Tejada that occurred on September 23, 2018, in Oxnard at the corner of 5th Street and Meta Street.

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October 18, 2018

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that James Leroy Johnson (DOB 04/23/47), formerly of Newbury Park and Westlake Village, was sentenced to 10 years in state prison. In August, Johnson pled guilty to six felonies including making a false statement in relation to the sale of a security, theft from an […]

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October 11, 2018

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Erick Medrano (DOB 12/09/1992), of Santa Paula, was sentenced to 29 years to life in prison by Judge Ryan Wright.

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