Ed Mertz has been at KFWB since March of 2000 and began reporting for KNX in March 2009. Previously, Ed covered news in Arizona, Arkansas, Florida and Oklahoma.
Originally from Michigan, Ed graduated with a Journalism degree from USC.
The Hollywood Park Casino has been getting a makeover.
This marks the 75th year of horse racing at Hollywood Park in Inglewood.
The interim ruling would force utilities including Southern California Edison and Pacific Gas & Electric to repay customers for an unprecedented rise in prices.
Police say an off-duty security guard shot a man he claims was trying to rob him in Gardena.
A record turnout is expected at The Crossroads of the West gun show in Costa Mesa this weekend.
A man suspected in an attempted robbery of a 7-Eleven store has been shot by Gardena police.
Two women identified as twin sisters were killed Sunday after being hit by a truck on a South Los Angeles street.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department is investigating allegations of sexual coercion.
Authorities said a man has died after being wounded in a deputy-involved shooting in Whittier and his alleged accomplice has been taken into custody.
A suspected drunk driver has been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter following a deadly crash in the city of Torrance.
A jewelry store in Torrance was burglarized Saturday for a second time in the past two days.
A suspect has been wounded in an officer involved shooting in Anaheim.
A boat and four vehicles suffered extensive damage Sunday following an overnight fire in Pomona and authorities were investigating arson as a possible cause.
President Barack Obama has arrived in the Southland for several fundraisers.
Several agreements dealing with the NFL stadium proposed for downtown Los Angeles were approved Monday, amid apologies for any turmoil caused by last week’s news that AEG is for sale.