September 2, 2005
A man was killed late Monday while crossing South Coast Highway at Eagle Rock Way in a marked and lighted crosswalk, police said. It is the second crosswalk fatality in 12 months. Jaime Ramirez, 20, of Mexico, was transported to Mission Hospital in Mission Viejo, where he died of injuries. Jaime Ramirez's cousin, Marcos Ramirez,19, was also injured in the accident. He's in serious condition at Mission Hospital. The two men were hit in the marked crosswalk, illuminated by flashing lights, by a 49-year-old Tustin man driving a Toyota Sequoia.
December 24, 2004
TUESDAY South Coast Highway: Police received a report that a neighbor had unscrewed several lightbulbs at 1:11 a.m. in the 1700 block. MONDAY Balboa Avenue: Police received a report that a "no skateboarding" sign was bent in half at 7:36 a.m. in the 29900 block. South Coast Highway: A man told police that two people kicked in his car window and dented his car at 1:22 a.m. in the 1400 block. Table Rock Beach: It was reported that teenagers in a white BMW were drinking at 3:44 p.m. in the 31500 block.
April 16, 2004
TUESDAY Alta Vista Way: A juvenile was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence in the 70 block at 1:19 a.m. MONDAY Third Street: A man reportedly hit a woman in the 300 block at 8:57 p.m. Laguna Canyon Road and San Joaquin Hills Toll Road: A man was arrested on suspicion of possessing burglary tools and violating parole after a traffic stop at 4:45 a.m. La Mirada Street: A man...
March 19, 2004
MONDAY Diamond Street and South Coast Highway: Graffiti was reported on a traffic signal control box at 8:14 a.m. Marine Drive: A burglary and theft of a 1996 Lincoln Mark VIII was reported in the 1000 block at 9:39 p.m. South Coast Highway: A man reportedly tried to exchange prescription drugs in a restaurant in the 1400 block at 8:13 p.m. SUNDAY Alta Vista Way: A dog owner was cited after two...