Rick Allen Walker, who is convicted of four counts of DUI causing injury, was sentenced to seven years in state prison on Thursday. Walker injured 11 people, four of them seriously, when he drove the wrong way on Highway 14 during rush hour.
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors will discuss Sheriff's Department and juvenile legal defense reform at their Tuesday meeting, in addition to a grant that would help the Sheriff's Department improve their forensics bureau.
A DUI/ Driver’s License checkpoint was conducted by the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station on Friday September 13, 2013 between 6:00 p.m. and 2:00 a.m. as part of the city of Santa Clarita’s commitment to traffic safety.
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station deputies, in cooperation with California Highway Patrol and more than 100 local police departments, are stepping up DUI enforcement through the end of summer until Monday, Sept. 2.
The weekly Nixle crime reports from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station are in for Aug. 5 through Aug. 11. If you don't see your crime zone listed, check back for updates. The deputy zone leader for Valencia is currently on medical leave.