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.
The practice, which brings traffic to a standstill, is known as a “sideshow”. While drivers have been performing donuts for decades, the LAPD says that these sideshows only appeared recently, and that they are a problem.
A major containment area has been set up, officials said.
The driver was originally sought for assault, officials said.
The accident occurred just after 2:15 a.m. Saturday.
A vehicle leading a police chase has erupted in flames in Gardena.
Over the 2015 New Year’s Holiday Maximum Enforcement Period, six people were killed in traffic accidents throughout Los Angeles County, while California Highway Patrol officers made 236 arrests for suspicion of DUI, according to statistics announced Tuesday.
California Highway Patrol have released the number of drivers they arrested who were allegedly under the influence during the holiday weekend.
California Highway Patrol units were in pursuit of a vehicle Thursday evening, reported to be traveling of speeds of up to 105 miles per hour.
A cold winter storm that has brought ice, snow and wind has stranded motorists across the Southland.
The crash occurred on the eastbound lanes in Woodland Hills near the Winnetka Avenue exit.
Police say they nabbed a suspect in a stolen car who raced away from officers at speeds topping 120 mph.
Two motorists were killed and another suffered critical injuries in a fiery collision Saturday at the end of an Orange County police pursuit.
Police are following a suspected DUI driver who’s fleeing at speeds up to 100 mph on Southland freeways.
The 26th annual CHiPS for Kids toy drive kicked-off around the Southland Thursday.