Ongoing coverage of the worst mass-killing in Orange County history

Saturday, Nov 17, 2012 at 05:57 PM PST

After Massacre, Seal Beach Salon "Moving Forward"

After Massacre, Seal Beach Salon "Moving Forward"

More than a year after Salon Meritage in Seal Beach became the site of the largest mass killing in Orange County history, the salon with re-open with a new owner, a new location and a new look.

Saturday, Oct 20, 2012 at 11:44 AM PDT

Nov. Election Key to Seal Beach Massacre Trial

Nov. Election Key to Seal Beach Massacre Trial

Prop 34's outcome plays a key role in the Seal Beach massacre trial.

Thursday, Oct 11, 2012 at 06:28 PM PDT

Couple Finds Love in Wake of Seal Beach Tragedy

Couple Finds Love in Wake of Seal Beach Tragedy

Amidst the tragedy of 2011's mass shooting at Salon Meritage in Seal Beach, two people unexpectedly found love. Doug Childers and Tammy Wetzel met after attending several funerals for the victims. Tammy says she

Friday, May 2, 2014 at 08:05 AM PDT

Seal Beach Marks Grim Anniversary

Seal Beach Marks Grim Anniversary

The first anniversary of the Seal Beach massacre is an unavoidable reality for a quiet community that experienced one of the most violent days in California history

Tuesday, Oct 9, 2012 at 09:40 PM PDT

Salon Meritage Widow Sues Insurance Co.

Salon Meritage Widow Sues Insurance Co.

The widow of the owner of a Seal Beach beauty salon where eight people were killed last year in the worst mass killing in Orange County history filed a lawsuit on Tuesday alleging that her insurance company did...

Friday, May 4, 2012 at 06:10 AM PDT

Salon Meritage Witness: "Heard...Last Breath"

Salon Meritage Witness: "Heard...Last Breath"

Portions of the grand jury testimony against the man accused of fatally shooting eight people in a rampage at a Seal Beach hair salon in October 2011 were unsealed Thursday at the orders of an Orange County...

Friday, Apr 13, 2012 at 05:34 PM PDT

Seal Beach Massacre Testimony Unsealed

Seal Beach Massacre Testimony Unsealed

Superior Court Judge Thomas M. Goethals said sensitive portions of the testimony will remain sealed, but that the release of some of the details would not hinder the defense of their client Scott Dekraii,...

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3 Killed in Fiery Woodland Hills Crash

3 Killed in Fiery Woodland Hills Crash

Bystanders wasted no time jumping into action with buckets of water and fire extinguishers Saturday after a two people became trapped in a fiery crash in Woodland Hills.

3 Dead After Boat Capsizes Off Catalina Coast

3 Dead After Boat Capsizes Off Catalina Coast

Three men were killed after a boat carrying seven passengers capsized off the Catalina Island coast Saturday morning, officials said.

Police Ram Sedan in Anaheim Pursuit

Police Ram Sedan in Anaheim Pursuit

Police rammed a sedan Saturday afternoon in a brief Orange County pursuit.

Deadly Kern County Fire Grows to Nearly 56 Square Miles

Deadly Kern County Fire Grows to Nearly 56 Square Miles

A vast and voracious wildfire in Kern County has scorched nearly 56 square miles, destroyed at least 100 homes and killed an elderly couple as they tried to flee, authorities said Saturday.

24 Dead as Historic Floods Swamp West Virginia

24 Dead as Historic Floods Swamp West Virginia

The heavy rains that pummeled West Virginia resulted in at least 24 deaths, leaving families homeless with the tearful realization that they're starting from scratch. About six buses full of people whose...

Security Stepped Up for OC Pride Parade

Security Stepped Up for OC Pride Parade

Extra security measures were in place Saturday as thousands were expected to attend Orange County's first Pride parade in downtown Santa Ana, two weeks after a mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando.