A shooting and pursuit suspect who allegedly used his 1-year-old baby boy as a human shield in a confrontation with sheriff’s deputies is in critical condition Monday, authorities said.
The California Highway Patrol is pursuing a motorcyclist reaching speeds of 80 mph westbound on the 210 Freeway.
The man was wounded in an officer-involved shooting on the 1000 block of West Central Avenue around 12 p.m. Thursday.
The suspects are believed to have fought with security at a Target on Central Avenue and were originally wanted for retail theft.
Authorities say four people are facing murder charges in connection with a police pursuit and crash that killed a woman and a boy Christmas Day.
A police pursuit ended in Compton Wednesday when deputies opened fire on three robbery suspects, injuring two of them, authorities reported.
A 12-year-old boy led Orange County police on a wild car chase that ended in flames early Wednesday morning.
A man wanted in connection with a domestic violence allegation led police on a high-speed pursuit Friday, which ended when the suspect jumped from his moving vehicle and, then, leaped off the freeway.
The Los Angeles Police Department said Thursday that there hasn’t been an increase in police pursuits despite what seemed to be an influx in the past week.
A robbery and murder suspect was shot by police following a lengthy car chase in downtown Los Angeles on Tuesday.
The suspect who led police on a long pursuit in downtown Los Angeles Tuesday had a brother who died in a similar incident two years ago.
Colton police Tuesday are investigating a pursuit that ended in a deadly officer-involved shooting.
A Los Angeles Unified School District teacher was charged Friday with committing lewd acts on a child and felony evading.
The suspect in a police pursuit was arrested Thursday after he rear-ended a truck, causing it to overturn, and veered across lanes head-on into a van.
An LAUSD teacher under investigation for lewd acts with a child has been taken to the hospital following a police chase that ended with the suspect’s truck flying off Crenshaw Boulevard and crashing near a Palos Verdes office building.