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2 Men Arrested After Shots Fired At Deputies In Compton

Two men who led officials on a brief car chase and exchanged gunfire with sheriff’s deputies on Friday night in Compton have been arrested.

08/01/2015

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Suspect At Large After Shots Fired At Deputies In Compton

One suspect was quickly apprehended.

07/31/2015

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Shocked $1M Lottery Winner Hopes To Keep Secret From Vacationing Wife

Pablo Chavez, a 55-year-old storeroom clerk, won after buying a “50X the Cash Scratchers ticket.”

07/23/2015

Leonard Hall Jr., was convicted on murder and attempted murder charges Wednesday. (Photo credit: CBS)

Man Sentenced To 128 Years In Prison For 2010 Halloween Murder Of 5-Year-Old Boy

A 26-year-old man was sentenced to prison on Tuesday for murdering a young boy who wore a Spider-Man costume on Halloween in 2010.

07/21/2015

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Defibrillators Back On Compton Fire Trucks, Ambulances

Defibrillator machines are back on Compton’s fire trucks and ambulances after the city addressed concerns by Los Angeles County regulators that firefighters weren’t properly trained to use the lifesaving devices.

07/17/2015

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Deputies Investigate Deadly Shooting In Compton

Homicide detectives Monday investigated the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of a man in Compton.

07/13/2015

Marion 'Suge' Knight (R) with his lawyers Thomas Mesereau (C) and Shawn Holley (L) makes a court appearance for assault and robbery charges at Criminal Courts Building on July 7, 2015.   California.  Knight is charged with robbery and criminal threats after allegedly stealing a photographer's camera during an incident September 5, 2014 in Beverly Hills.  (credit: Patrick T Fallon-Pool/Getty Images)

Suge Knight’s Lawyers Provides Court With New Video Of Attack

Attorneys for Marion “Suge” Knight say in court filings that a new video of a fatal parking lot confrontation shows the former rap music mogul was being attacked by a man with a gun.

07/08/2015

Compton Fire Chief Placed On Leave Amid Defibrillators Investigation

Officials Wednesday announced the Compton Fire Department’s chief has been placed on leave.

07/08/2015

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Compton Fire Chief Placed On Leave Pending Investigation Into Defibrillator Compliance

Deputy Fire Chief Bryan Batiste says the removal of four defibrillators from their trucks and ambulances shouldn’t worry residents.

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Young Girl, 2 Men Wounded In Shootings In Compton

An investigation is underway in Compton where three people, including a 9-year-old girl, were struck by gunfire at two crime scenes.

07/06/2015

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Man Injured During Drive-By Shooting In Compton

Police Monday investigated the circumstances surrounding a shooting that injured a man in Compton.

07/06/2015

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2 Suspects In Custody Following Deputy-Involved Shooting In Compton

Neither suspect was hit. No deputies were injured.

06/28/2015

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Man Found Shot To Death In Compton

The unidentified victim was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

06/28/2015

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Deputy-Involved Shooting Reported In Compton

Sheriff’s confirmed that no deputies were injured.

06/27/2015

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Help Needed To Find Murderer Of Would-Be Professional Soccer Player

Detectives asked for the public’s help Wednesday for information in the murder of a soccer player headed for a professional career.

06/17/2015

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