Lawmakers Wednesday unveiled a joint effort to reduce hit-and-run crimes with an Amber Alert-style system to help authorities apprehend those who flee the scene of a traffic collision.
Police say the man cut a window screen and climbed through the victim’s window.
The Los Angeles City Council Wednesday unanimously approved legislation that calls for a new system to send out alerts when a vehicle description is available following a serious or fatal hit-and-run incident.
Authorities Monday cancelled an Amber Alert that was issued following the apparent abduction of a 12-year-old boy in Long Beach, according to officials.
An estimated 2 million residents in Orange County took part in the county’s regional mass notification system test Tuesday.
Authorities on Wednesday asked the public for help in locating a 2-year-old Rialto boy who was allegedly abducted by his biological mother during a supervised visit.
You could soon start receiving text messages from the U.S. government in response to potential weather emergencies.
Police in Los Angeles and across the country went into a heightened state of alert Monday night, the day before the first anniversary of Osama bin Laden’s death.
Passengers at LAX and other airports around the country are facing a travel alert Monday morning after the death of Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden.
Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano says the color-coded terror alert system will be replaced next week by two warnings: elevated and imminent.
The Dow Jones industrial average fell more than 100 points Tuesday after Japan raised the alert level on its nuclear crisis and Alcoa Inc. reported disappointing revenue growth. Energy stocks fell sharply after oil prices dropped.
Despite fresh intelligence reports suggesting a renewed terror threat against Europe, passengers streamed into the ticket counters on Monday at Los Angeles International Airport.