California Highway Patrol
A potential high-speed car chase slowed to a crawl this morning after California Highway Patrol officers got an assist from OnStar, the in-vehicle security and hands-free calling system that comes standard in new GM vehicles.
A lawmaker is working with the California Highway Patrol to investigate accusations of price gouging by tow truck companies following last week’s fire in the Cajon Pass.
An angry cyclist accused a California Highway Patrol officer of driving dangerously close to him in an exchange of words that was caught on video.
A two-vehicle crash killed two people and sent a third to the hospital with major injuries, authorities said.
A suspect was taken into custody early Friday morning after a long, and sometimes slow, pursuit that started in Orange County.
Detectives said security video proves a recent fire at a La Cresenta towing company was deliberately set, and now believe the vehicles that were burned were targeted because they were being held as evidence.
Waves of heavy rain led to flooded freeways and an increase in accidents in Southern California overnight, California Highway Patrol officials said Monday.
Traffic in the Southland is for the birds, but a pelican took it a little too far Saturday afternoon.
One person was killed and another arrested on suspicion of drunken driving after a dropped mattress triggered a four-vehicle crash on the 55 Freeway in Santa Ana late Friday night, authorities said.
A former California Highway Patrol officer has been sentenced to three years’ probation for sharing explicit photos from the cellphones of two women while they were under arrest.
California Highway Patrol have released the number of drivers they arrested who were allegedly under the influence during the holiday weekend.
The snow that hit Lake Elsinore and nearby communities Tuesday night and Wednesday also led to concerns on the highway above the Riverside County city.
At least eight vehicles were involved in a crash that closed the 215 Freeway in both directions near Fourth Street in Perris on Saturday evening, authorities said.
An unknown slippery substance led to numerous crashes and a lot of stuck cars on the 101 Freeway at the 405 on Sunday morning.
A couple from South El Monte and a Los Angeles woman were killed when the SUV they were in crashed Friday afternoon en route to a funeral service in Mexicali, authorities said.