All posts tagged "Orange County"

  • terry
    For La Palma, OC’s 1st Korean American police captain is a perfect fit

    By Brian Han Terry Kim is the first Korean American police officer to serve the La Palma Police Department and on Aug. 31 he became the first ever Korean American police captain in all of Orange County, Calif. After 20...

    • Posted November 17, 2014
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  • Korean Americans vote at a Koreatown location in Los Angeles Tuesday. (Park Sang-hyuk/The Korea Times)
    OC Korean American voter turnout increased twofold since June

    The number of Orange County Korean American voters who participated in Tuesday’s general elections increased about twofold since June primary elections. According to an Orange County Registrar of Voters official, the Korean American vote was heaviest in...

    • Posted November 7, 2014
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  • Young Kim, a Republican candidate for the 65th District seat in the State Assembly, encourages volunteer workers inside her Buena Park office.
    Young Kim confident if 50-60% of registered Korean voters turn out

    By Brian Han California’s 65th District Assembly candidate Young Kim is in top gear for the upcoming Nov. 4 election. “Right now for the next 6 days, what we’re focusing on is making sure to get every...

    • Posted October 30, 2014
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  • La Palma Police Department Sgt. Terry Kim
    La Palma gets first Korean American police captain

    La Palma Police Department in Orange County promoted Sgt. Terry Kim, making him the station’s first Korean American captain. Kim is a 19-year veteran who was also its first Korean American police officer, the LPPD said Wednesday....

    • Posted September 25, 2014
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  • Orange County Sheriff's Department
    Man convicted of killing Army veteran roommate faces 15-year sentence

    SANTA ANA (CNS) – A 55-year-old man convicted of killing his roommate, an Iraq War veteran who was missing for about two weeks before her body was found in Modjeska Canyon, faces 15 years to life in prison when...

    • Posted September 12, 2014
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  • Duck-soon Walcutt shows a poster of Shakespeare OC's upcoming "The Tavern."
    Korean Night coming to Shakespeare OC

    Korean Night is coming to Shakespeare Orange County Saturday. The theater, located at 12762 Main St., will hold a Korean introduction of the play “The Tavern” by actress Kim Sun-hee. Kim will discuss the play’s main themes...

    • Posted August 22, 2014
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  • Orange County Sheriff's Department
    Man found guilty of murdering roommate

    The 50-year-old Korean man who was arrested on suspicion of murdering his girlfriend and roommate in May last year was found guilty Tuesday. Kwang Choi “KC” Joy was found guilty of second-degree murder by a jury, Orange...

    • Posted July 31, 2014
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