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September 26, 2019

VENTURA, California –District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that following review by the Conviction Integrity Unit, his office will seek to dismiss a robbery conviction involving Jose Perez.

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September 25, 2019

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that its Consumer Protection Unit settled a civil law enforcement action against Cars 4 Causes Corporation, a vehicle-donation organization headquartered in Ventura.

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September 17, 2019

19-114 Spears (Brucker) Declined Charges District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that criminal charges will not be filed against James Spears, of Westlake Village.

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September 16, 2019

19-113 Arcturus (KWold) Settlement District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today the settlement of a civil law enforcement action against Arcturus Manufacturing (Arcturus).

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September 13, 2019

19-112 Faltemier (Kardum) Pled District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that former Santa Clara Waste Water Company Human Resources Manager Marlene Faltemier (DOB 1/13/65) entered guilty pleas 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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September 13, 2019

19-111 Banales (Nasarenko) Guilty District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Salvador Banales (DOB 10/08/49), of Oxnard, was found guilty by a jury of five lewd and lascivious acts upon children under 14, and two lewd and lascivious acts upon children 14 or 15.

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September 13, 2019

19-110 Powell (Haney) Sentenced District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that James Arthur Powell (DOB 12/27/86), of Sacramento, was sentenced following a guilty plea to charges of human trafficking of a minor, pimping and pandering.

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September 13, 2019

19-109 Arana (Brucker) Sentenced District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Isaias Arana (DOB 04/16/95), of San Fernando, was sentenced by Judge Patricia Murphy to 23 years in state prison for multiple domestic violence charges.

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September 10, 2019

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today the filing of criminal charges against Alfredo Gonzalez (DOB: 01/12/59), of Simi Valley, for the killing of a protected mammal, namely a mountain lion known as P 38, and for the vandalism to its collar.

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September 5, 2019

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Daniel Lee Luna (DOB 10/09/77), of Ventura, was sentenced by Judge Anthony J. Sabo to 75 years 4 months in state prison for multiple sex crimes.

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