Articles Posted in Laguna Beach

Dog walkers in Laguna Beach will have another duty to perform aside from walking the canines and picking their poop. Soon they could become the neighborhood’s eyes and ears when it comes to spotting suspicious people.

The Laguna Beach Police Department decided to launch the local version of the Dog Walker Watch program after it has proven quite useful in other U.S. cities.

The program should start in the summer. This is commonly the time of the year when burglaries are the most prevalent.

Santa Ana police arrested a local truck driver on Wednesday around 2:00 p.m. after he crashed a stolen vehicle into three different businesses and one home. The police chase lasted some 20 minutes and finally ended in front of a law office.

The driver, who was identified by the Santa Ana Police, was a 48-year old local named Tuan Anh Truong.

According to the police, they received reports of a man driving a stolen GMC Sierra truck around 1:30 p.m. The man, it was said, was driving recklessly and was crashing into businesses. Continue reading →