Santa Ana man gets 2 years for hate crime

A 41-year-old man was handed a two-year prison term for threatening two gay roommates in Santa Ana at knifepoint on the Fourth of July and slashing the tires of one victim's vehicle, court records obtained Wednesday show.

Former OC welding instructor charged with molesting student

A former welding instructor at Santa Ana College has been charged with molesting a 15-year-old high school student in his class, and investigators put out a call on Wednesday for the public's help in identifying possible additional victims.