Tag Archive for Carona Indictment

CARONA FILES: Commentary of the Day

Yesterday was a day full of media reports about Mike Carona, his indictment and arraignment in federal court. While we were waiting for the attorneys to show up and tells us what had happened inside the court room we did get our share of entertainment, For me the most entertaining part was the appearance of…

Carona Arraigned in Federal Court

SANTA ANA – Orange County Sheriff Mike Carona and his wife Debbie Carona were arraigned today at the Ronald Reagan Federal Court House on multiple felony counts issued by a federal grand jury last week. The prosecution attorneys Brett Sagel and Ken Julian appeared briefly before reporters after the arraignment. Sagel stated that the Carona’s…

Carona’s Bail:LiberalOC on Site

Chris Prevatt is on site at the federal courthouse; he reports Carona’s bail has been set at $20,000.  His wife Debbie’s bail is also $20,000.  And his alleged mistress had her bail set at $10,000.  There are reports that the trio was in handcuffs for the arraigement.

Carona: “I will be completely vindicated”

Since the story of OC Sheriff Mike Carona’s federal indictment broke Monday night we have not had the opportunity to post a lot about Sheriff Carona’s response to the allegations against him.  Today, Peggy Lowe and Larry Welborn of the Orange County Register have a good story covering his response and that of his wife…

Carona Indictment Barely Registers at Flash Report

While most of the OC Media is all over the Carona Federal indictment story, over at the Flash Report, the newsbarely registers a blip.  And it carries a qualifier from someone that its not official and the LA Times story was based on a secret source. LAT: O.C. Sheriff Carona indicted The LA Times is…

OCR: Jaramillo cooperates with federal investigation

Ex-sheriff’s assistant and one time friend of Mike Carona secretly pleaded guilty in March to two federal charges. BY LARRY WELBORN and PEGGY LOWE The Orange County Register SANTA ANA Former assistant sheriff George Jaramillo secretly pleaded guilty in March to federal tax evasion and mail fraud, and agreed to cooperate in a growing federal…