DA Arrests Investigators Who Tried to Ensnare Councilmen

Christopher J. Lanzillo and Scott Impola, who worked for a law firm retained by the Costa Mesa Police Officers Association, where charged with four felonies relating to their alleged efforts to trap two Costa Mesa councilmen in embarrassing or illegal acts.

Westminster Police Get Salary Increase

Westminster City Council members Wednesday approved a $1.65 million labor deal with the local police union, giving officers a six percent salary boost along with other benefits like cash bonuses in exchange for making them pay into their pensions.

Judge Grants State Subpoenas for Nguyen Donors

Orange County Superior Court Judge David Hoffer has granted state subpoenas for the bank, phone and email records of 11 donors to State Senator Janet Nguyen, saying, “there is good cause” to examine those as part of a political money laundering investigation.

Voice of OC on KPCC

Voice of OC Editor in Chief Norberto Santana Jr. joins KPCC’s Air Talk with Larry Mantle today at 11:50 a.m. to talk about the upcoming 20th anniversary of Orange County’s municipal bankruptcy, on Dec. 6.