Man Questioned Regarding Carjacking

Recently, deputies working out of the Santa Clarita Sheriff Station detained someone in relation to a carjacking that happened in early June. During the incident, the victim was shot but survived. The detainee was a 20-year-old man from Lancaster. Investigators questioned him about his involvement in the carjacking but did not end up arresting him. After the June 7th incident, a 16-year-old suspect was arrested at the scene while two others fled. Both of those suspects have yet to be apprehen...

Expired Tags Strike Again

Tuesday, June 7th, deputies from the Santa Clarita Sheriff Station were conducting a crime suppression operation when they spotted a vehicle with expired tags "driving erratically" near Apple and Lyons Ave. Upon questioning the driver, deputies discovered he was on active parole. While looking through the passenger's purse, deputies found a loaded handgun as well as some items that belonged to the driver. Both were arrested and charged with several offenses. The female passenger was charged w...

City Council Supports Recall

District Attorney George Gascon has been a polarizing figure ever since he decided to run for DA of Los Angeles County. Of all his radical ideas, the discontinuation of cash bail and instead issuing offenders a citation with a date and time to return to court has had law enforcement and citizens on edge - and with good reason. During the COVID-19 pandemic, Gascon's "zero bail" policy was given a chance, and the results were as expected. Many suspects who were arrested, cited, and released wen...