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Man Convicted of Kidnapping, Raping and Battering Dating Partner

Man Convicted of Kidnapping, Raping and Battering Dating Partner

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that David Romero (DOB 10/04/90), of Ventura, was found guilty by jury of rape, aggravated kidnapping and infliction of injury on a dating partner. The jury returned verdicts of guilt on one count of rape and three counts of infliction of injury on a dating […]

Santa Paula Gang Member Found Guilty of First-Degree Murder

Santa Paula Gang Member Found Guilty of First-Degree Murder

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Mark Martinez (DOB 12/02/82), of Santa Paula, was found guilty of first-degree murder and shooting at an inhabited dwelling for the shooting death of Norma Elizalde, of Santa Paula, which occurred on March 29, 2014. The jury also found true that Martinez was an […]

February Ventura County Cattlemen’s Association Meeting

February Ventura County Cattlemen’s Association Meeting

Reminder: February Ventura County Cattlemen’s Association Meeting Date:  Wednesday, February 20th. Location: Hangar 126 in Santa Paula Time:  Social at 6:30 PM – Meeting begins at 7 PM On the agenda: Update on the Planning Commission Hearing regarding the Wildlife Corridor and what’s next National Cattlemen’s Association Convention debrief and updates from President Bev Bigger and […]

Kristin Decas Named General Manager of the Year for Growing Cargo and Protecting the Environment

Kristin Decas Named General Manager of the Year for Growing Cargo and Protecting the Environment

The Oxnard Harbor District Port of Hueneme’s CEO & Port Director Kristin Decas was named General Manager of the Year by the Ventura County Special District Association. The Association has represented over 20 independently governed special districts located in Ventura County since 1974. Decas was among many nominated for the top award. “I would like […]

Community Memorial Healthcare Foundation Announces 2019 Benefactors’ Ball  on April 13

Community Memorial Healthcare Foundation Announces 2019 Benefactors’ Ball  on April 13

(Ventura, California) Three physicians in Ventura’s Woodburn family, along with Community Memorial Health System Board Member Jeffrey D. Paul, will be honored at the Community Memorial Hospital Foundation’s 47th Benefactors’ Ball, which takes place this year on Saturday, April 13 at the Ventura Beach Marriott.  The public is welcome to attend and tickets are available now online […]

County budget presentation wins national award

County budget presentation wins national award

VENTURA, Calif. – The Government Finance Officers Association has awarded the County of Ventura with its Distinguished Budget Presentation Award. This is the first time the County has received the award. According to the GFOA, the award reflects the commitment of the County financial staff to meeting the highest principles of governmental budgeting. To receive […]

Parolee Sentenced for Possessing Child Pornography

Parolee Sentenced for Possessing Child Pornography

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Kenneth Maxwell Baron (DOB 05/17/87), of Oak Park, was sentenced to serve 10 years 4 months in state prison. In January 2019, Baron pled guilty to three felonies including being a sex offender registrant in possession of child pornography and two counts of attempted […]

California Strong Distributes First Round of Grant Money to Fire & Borderline Victims

California Strong Distributes First Round of Grant Money to Fire & Borderline Victims

Thousand Oaks, CA — California Strong, a nonprofit organization in partnership with the Southeast Ventura County YMCA, distributed its first round of grant money to victims of last year’s fires and Borderline Shooting. Over 150 applicants in Southern California received individual grants from California Strong on February 8. Another check disbursement will take place in […]

Court battle to restore citizens right to run for the public office of elected County Sheriff.

Court battle to restore citizens right to run for the public office of elected County Sheriff.

 Press Release Feb. 11th, 2019- Bruce Boyer for Sheriff   The County of Ventura, at the expense of the taxpayers, has filed it’s reply to our brief, and we have filed our response. The case is now fully briefed. The case is set for oral arguments Court of Appeal; Feb 13th, 1;30PM; 200 E. Santa […]

Ventura County Grand Jury Announces Open House

Ventura County Grand Jury Announces Open House

Ventura County residents have an opportunity to meet the 2018-2019 Ventura County Grand Jurors and tour the Grand Jury Chambers on March 13, 2019.  The public may meet the Grand Jurors between 1 PM and 3 PM, review Grand Jury reports and ask questions about Grand Jury service.  The Grand Jury offices are located at […]