CHP to Increase Patrols Labor Day Weekend

For most of us, Labor Day is a time to sit back, relax, and enjoy a well-deserved three-day weekend; for others it can be hectic and high-stress. Perhaps no more so than for the police. Labor Day isn't just synonymous with relaxation, it's also a weekend where people tend to drink ... a lot. Unfortunately, many of those people also choose to drink and drive, causing alcohol-related collisions to spike around this time of year. In an effort to keep people safe this Labor Day weekend, the CHP w...

Murder Suspect Arrested in Newhall

The murder suspect arrested in Newhall was sought by SCV Sheriff Station deputies for the July 11 shooting death of 25-year-old Ivan Solis. The suspect, J. Arreola was detained and held in lieu of $2 million dollars bail. The alleged murder occurred in the early morning hours of July 11, 2017 when someone reported what sounded like gunfire to the SCV 911 operator. The gunfire took place near Abelia Road and Via Gardenia near Shadow Pines in Canyon Country. When police arrived at the scene, th...

Unattended Dog Rescued From Car in Valencia

At about 11:15 am on June 2oth, a woman walking through the parking garage near the Edwards Theater at the Valencia Town Center noticed a heavily panting dog inside a car parked on the bottom floor. The vehicle was parked in a spot designated for a maximum of 90-minute parking only and waited for awhile for the owner of the car to return. When the owner didn't show up, the woman called the Santa Clarita Sheriff Station and Deputy Ana Rubalcava responded a short time later. Upon the deputy's a...