3 Dead, 2 Wounded In Shooting At Office Building In Irwindale

A shooting at an office building in Irwindale on Friday resulted in at least 3 people, including the gunman, dead and two others wounded.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/16/2011

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Fire Engulfs 4-Story Apartment Building, Destroys 10 Mobile Homes

Firefighters battled a three-alarm fire at a four-story Carson apartment building that was under construction Thursday evening.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/27/2011

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Out-Of-Control Big Rig Slams Into Caltrans Building In Pomona

An out-of-control big rig slammed into a Caltrans building around 3 a.m. Wednesday morning.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/24/2011

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Car Plows Into Laundromat In Inglewood

Authorities are reporting that a vehicle has driven into a business in South Los Angeles Monday afternoon.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/08/2011

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Man Bites Police, Detained After Threats To Jump Off Building Over Breakup

A videotape surfaced on Friday of a distraught man threatening to jump off of a 13-story apartment building in downtown L.A. before he was rescued by police officers.



Thief Steals Wallets, Purses From Office Workers In Irvine

Police are asking for your help to catch a thief who has been stealing from office workers in buildings throughout Irvine.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/19/2011

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3rd LA Building Official Fired In Bribery Scandal; Memo Calls For GPS Tracking

In addition to a special investigator at a cost of $200,000, the department will also start tracking the location of inspectors via their cellphones.


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LA County Earmarks ‘Extraordinary’ $3.2M For Creaky Elevators

An aide to one county supervisor said the county cannot afford such a high price tag for elevator repairs at the downtown headquarters.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–06/22/2011


FBI To Expand Probe Of Los Angeles Building Department

The FBI is expanding an investigation into the Los Angeles Department of Building and Safety to include supervisors.



Judge Backs War Vet’s Upside-Down Flag Protest Outside VA Property

The ruling vindicates a 68-year-old Vietnam vet who has protested the VA’s land-use policies every Sunday since 2008, along with other veterans.



Firefighter Injured While Battling Commercial Blaze In Chatsworth

A firefighter was injured early Tuesday morning while battling a blaze at a commercial structure in Chatsworth.



Tenants Evacuated After Police Find Homemade Bombs In Westside Apartment

Police say they found a 17-year-old in the residence with a 3-inch PVC pipe bomb along with some firecrackers and M-80s.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–05/19/2011

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Basement Flooding Shuts Down LA Criminal Courts

Arraignment courts were shut down and cases were reassigned to alternate locations after water was shut off to the entire 18-floor building.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–05/09/2011

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Fire Causes At Least $1M In Damages To Commercial Building

Authorities are investigating a fire at commercial building in Garden Grove that caused at least $1 million in damages early Monday morning, officials said.


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Suspected Shooter Barricades Himself Inside South LA Building

A man who allegedly shot someone Friday afternoon in South Los Angeles barricaded himself inside a nearby building, police said.