Orange County District Attorney
Media Advisory

Tony Rackauckas, District Attorney
401 Civic Center Drive West
Santa Ana, CA 92701

For Immediate Release
Case # 11CF2781

October 24, 2011

Susan Kang Schroeder
Chief of Staff
Office: 714-347-8408
Cell: 714-292-2718

Farrah Emami
Office: 714-347-8405
Cell: 714-323-4486


WHO: Scott Evans Dekraai, 42, Huntington Beach


WHAT: Will appear in court today at the request of the defense for a Hearing for Declaration of Conflict. It is expected that the defendant will have a new attorney appointed at that time.


WHEN: Today, Monday, Oct. 24, 2011, at 1:30 p.m.


WHERE: Department C-55, Central Justice Center, Santa Ana.


To read the full press release on this case, visit and select the Oct. 14, 2011, press release titled, “District Attorney to Seek Death Penalty Against Seal Beach Salon Shooter for Largest Mass Murder in Orange County History,” under Press Releases/Media Advisories.


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