As the public increasingly scrutinizes deadly police shootings of black men and the alleged abuse of force, the family of a man fatally shot by deputies in Compton this summer is filing a wrongful death lawsuit.
A 29-year-old homeless man was identified by the coroner’s office Saturday in a drive-by shooting that took place yesterday afternoon.
Detectives are investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of a man in Compton on Friday.
More than 10,000 turkeys were donated Monday to needy families at the 10th annual Healthy Family Update and Turkey Giveaway.
The victim — identified by the coroner’s office as Darrell Echols — had a gunshot wound to the upper torso.
The victim ,28, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The city of Compton is accepting a challenge from the White House.
Authorities say a vehicle Friday rammed into a child care facility in the city of Compton.
Detectives investigated the circumstances Saturday surrounding the shooting-death of an adult male victim in the city of Compton.
A Southern California man convicted of killing three people, including two brothers, in a gang shooting has been sentenced to life in prison without chance of parole.
Deputies were called to a home in the 13000 block of South Harris Saturday morning.
Authorities said detectives were dispatched to Compton to investigate the circumstances surrounding the death of an infant.
Ronald Gary recently had a stroke and requires medication
Two Compton elementary schools were named Tuesday as winners of the National Blue Ribbon School Award by Education Secretary Arne Duncan.
A person in the car opened fire and a man standing outside was struck by a bullet in the upper torso, Smith said.