Santa Paula police searching for driver in January hit-and-run
A pedestrian was left seriously injured after they were hit by a car in Santa Paula last month. Police are searching for the car and the driver.
Ventura Co. woman evacuating storms has credit cards stolen, fraud charges racked up
Two men have been arrested for allegedly stealing credit cards from a car a woman had to abandon in floodwaters and using them to make more than $1,800 in purchases.
Santa Paula High School gym destroyed in fire
The fire forced classes to be canceled on Monday and Tuesday. The cause of the fire is still being investigated.
Convicted Santa Paula child molester sentenced to 610 years
Travis Edward Martin was convicted of repeatedly molesting a young child from 2019-2021.
Man, 22, arrested on suspicion of sexual assaults in Ventura
According to the Ventura County Sheriff's Office, 22-year-old Eliel Mejia is believed to be the assailant in the two cases and it is possible there may be more victims.
Two students charged for threats on separate Ventura County schools
A 17-year-old Oxnard High School student and a 16-year-old Santa Paula High School student were charged Monday with making threats against their respective schools.
Santa Paula man sentenced for 2013 rape
A man charged with multiple sex assaults in 2013 was sentenced Monday.
Preliminary magnitude 4.1 earthquake shakes Ventura County
A preliminary magnitude 4.1 earthquake struck Saturday evening in Ventura County. There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries.
3.9 magnitude earthquake strikes Ventura County
A preliminary 3.9 magnitude earthquake struck Thursday afternoon in Ventura County.
Cornell Fire: Forward progress stopped in Santa Paula amid red flag conditions
Firefighters responded to a brush fire, named the "Cornell Fire," on Monday afternoon in the Santa Clara River bottom area of Ventura County.
SoCal mother accused of tying plastic bag over 3-year-old son's head, setting home on fire
A Santa Paula mother was arrested and is expected in court on Wednesday after investigators said she tied a plastic bag over her three-year-old son’s head and set their home on fire.
Police: Maricela Magana Ruiz tied up her son and set fire to their home
A Santa Paula mother is under investigation for child endangerment after a suspicious fire at her home.
Firefighters near full containment in Maria Fire that destroyed homes in Ventura County
Firefighters in Ventura County were close to reaching full containment on a fire that sparked just south of Santa Paula.
Report from Santa Paula: 'Thomas Fire' burns 45,500 acres in Ventura County
FOX 11's Phil Shuman reports from Santa Paula where the Thomas Fire was burning Tuesday morning.