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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

The County of Ventura, at the expense of the taxpayers, has filed its 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 Clara St. in Ventura. ?The County chose to not even […]

Lockwood Road Closures | Hazardous Road Conditions

Lockwood Road Closures | Hazardous Road Conditions

Several recent storms have brought a much needed mixture of snow and rain to the mountains in Ventura County and surrounding Los Padres National Forest. Due to the significant amount of water brought by this storm, traveling through the following areas has become hazardous resulting in the following road closures: Highway 33 from Fairview Road […]

County Public Works Agency’s new Strategic Operations Manager for the Central Services Department, Derrick Wilson

County Public Works Agency’s new Strategic Operations Manager for the Central Services Department, Derrick Wilson

The Ventura County Public Works Agency (VCPWA) has named Derrick Wilson as Strategic Operations Manager to lead the newly formed division within the Central Services Department (CSD) concentrated on planning, execution, analysis and knowledge (PEAK) management for VCPWA. Prior to serving as VCPWA’s Strategic Operations Manager, Wilson began his career with VCPWA’s Water and Sanitation […]

Workforce Development Board of Ventura County Names New Executive Director

Workforce Development Board of Ventura County Names New Executive Director

Ventura, Calif.—The Workforce Development Board (WDB) of Ventura County has named Rebecca Evans as its executive director. Before joining the WDB, Evans was a senior manager for the Human Services Agency within the County of Ventura. While with the Human Services Agency, Evans oversaw programs including Homeless Services, the Homeless Management Information System, RAIN Transitional […]

Standard & Poor’s gives highest rating to County’s Treasury Pool

Standard & Poor’s gives highest rating to County’s Treasury Pool

VENTURA, Calif. – Ventura County Treasurer/Tax Collector Steven Hintz has announced that Standard & Poor’s has reaffirmed its “AAAf” and “S1+” ratings of the Ventura County Treasury Pool.? Ventura County is one of only three pools in California to be awarded this highest rating.? “Standard & Poor’s conducts a careful examination and analysis of the […]

Oxnard Man Sentenced to Life in Prison for 2012 Murder

Oxnard Man Sentenced to Life in Prison for 2012 Murder

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Daniel Alvarez (DOB 3/25/1993), of Oxnard, was sentenced to life without the possibility of parole by Judge Ryan?Wright.? In September 2018, Alvarez was convicted by a jury of the first-degree murder of Jorge Rodriguez, of Oxnard. The jury also convicted Alvarez of attempted robbery, […]

Workforce Development Board of Ventura County Regional and Local Plan Update to be Discussed at January 31 Town Hall

Workforce Development Board of Ventura County Regional and Local Plan Update to be Discussed at January 31 Town Hall

Ventura, Calif.— Plans to increase workforce development in Ventura County through 2021 will be discussed at a Town Hall meeting on January 31, 2019. The plans, one regional and one local, were originally created in 2017 by the Workforce Development Board of Ventura County (WDB) as part of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act. The […]

Stranded Camper Rescued on Mt. Pinos

Stranded Camper Rescued on Mt. Pinos

Ventura County Sheriff Department – Incident Press Release On Sunday (1/13/19), Ladouceur arrived at the Chula Vista Campground located near the summit of Mount Pinos.? She parked in the parking lot of the snow play area and hiked a short distance to the campground where she had planned to camp in the snow for a […]

Red Cross Opening Shelters in Ventura County

Red Cross Opening Shelters in Ventura County

Camarillo, Calif. (January 15, 2018) — The American Red Cross of Ventura County will be opening shelters this afternoon for residents ordered to evacuate due to heavy rains and the risk for debris flow. The Red Cross shelters will be located at: Ventura College at 4667 Telegraph Rd in Ventura Nordhoff High School at 1401 […]

Business Owner Pleads Guilty to Worker’s Compensation Fraud

Business Owner Pleads Guilty to Worker’s Compensation Fraud

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Charles?Ruben (DOB 9/13/1951), formerly of Simi Valley, pled guilty to a felony violation of Insurance Code section 1871.4(a)(1)—making a fraudulent statement of a material fact for the purpose of obtaining workers’ compensation benefits. Between May 11, 2016, and November 23, 2016, Ruben was placed […]

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