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October 14, 2022

The Ontario Police Department has arrested Everett Johnson as the second suspect connected to a shooting that occurred earlier this month at Colony High School.

On October 1, 2022, shortly after 10:45 AM, officers from the Ontario Police Department responded to Colony High School reference the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers discovered an adult male with multiple life-threatening gunshot wounds. The male was
transported to a local hospital for treatment.

On October 12, 2022, Lawrence Langston of Pasadena was also arrested in connection with the… Read More

October 13, 2022

The Ontario Police Department has arrested Lawrence Langston in connection with a shooting that occurred earlier this month at Colony High School.

On October 1, 2022, shortly after 10:45 AM, officers from the Ontario Police Department responded to Colony High School reference the report of a shooting. Upon arrival,
officers discovered an adult male with multiple life-threatening gunshot wounds. The male was transported to a local hospital for treatment.

Based on investigative leads, it is believed Langston brandished a firearm and shot the victim several… Read More

October 11, 2022

The Ontario Police Department encourages parents and students to join their classmates and walk, bike, or roll to class Oct. 12.

“Walk and Roll to School Day” is celebrated annually to highlight the benefits of exercise and practice pedestrian and road safety with other students, families, and caregivers.

“Walking to school is a great way to exercise on a daily basis and feel comfortable getting to and from school safely,” Ontario Police Chief Mike Lorenz said. “We hope this is a fun, rewarding experience for students and members of the community that shows how… Read More

October 11, 2022

The Ontario Police Department will increase patrols throughout the community and provide other traffic safety programs to help reduce the number of serious injuries and deaths on roads. 

“This grant funding allows us to support our ongoing traffic safety efforts in the community,” Ontario Police Department Chief Mike Lorenz said. “Our intent is to stop the most unlawful and dangerous behaviors that put people at risk and create an environment where everyone feels safe traveling.” 

The grant will provide additional programs and resources, including: 

•    … Read More

September 28, 2022

On September 28, 2022, at 1:22 PM, Ontario Police Officers were dispatched to a domestic disturbance at a home in the 900 North block of Humboldt Ave. Upon arriving, officers located an adult male, later identified as Allen Kao, 50 years old, inside a parked vehicle. Kao was armed with a knife and was uncooperative with officers. Kao claimed he had killed a female victim.

Officers located an unresponsive adult female inside the home. She was transported to a local hospital for medical treatment and was later pronounced deceased. The victim’s information is not available… Read More

September 28, 2022

The City of Ontario continues full steam ahead with “Smart Ontario,” an initiative improving safety, efficiency and connectivity through the modernization of energy infrastructure at 26 facilities, including the Ontario Convention Center and Toyota Arena.

When construction broke ground in late 2020, energy and operational savings were estimated to exceed $75 million over the life of the new equipment and greenhouse gas reduced by more than 10,000 tons annually.

As the project nears completion, Smart Ontario is well on its… Read More