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Toddler Held Hostage By Armed Suspect In Compton

Deputies were called to the scene at 126th Street and Mona Boulevard around 11:00 p.m.

01/27/2014

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Teens Sentenced For Compton Double Parent Killing

Two Southern California teenagers have been sentenced for an ambush that killed the girl’s mother and stepfather.

01/24/2014

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Man Questioned In Compton Deputy-Involved Shooting

SKY9 reports the no-hit shooting occurred near Magnolia Street and Acacia Avenue. One person has been taken into custody. It does not appear he has any injuries.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/21/2014

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Richard Sherman’s Father On Backlash Of Postgame Rant: ‘People Really Just Misunderstand My Son’

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman created an image for himself after his now-infamous post-game rant following the NFC Championship that he is not happy with. Now, his parents are saying people are simply misunderstanding the star.

01/20/2014

Officials said six people inside this house were overcome by carbon monoxide fumes. (credit: CBS)

Compton Family Sickened By Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

A Compton family was sickened Sunday morning by carbon monoxide poisoning.

01/19/2014

Sheriff's Deputies busted this van allegedly filled with stolen diesel. (credit: Los Angeles Sheriff's Department)

Compton Deputies Bust Alleged Gas Thieves After Spotting Van Filled With 55-Gallon Drums

Deputies reportedly saw a hand protrude out from the center floorboard of the van.

01/11/2014

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Man Accused Of Killing, Burying Pregnant Girlfriend Charged With Second Murder Count

Devion Keith Anderson is scheduled for arriagnment on January 17 stemming from last month’s death of 18-year-old Maria Gonzalez.

01/08/2014

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Man Fatally Shot On Residential Street In Compton

A man was fatally shot Friday afternoon on a residential street in the city of Compton.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/27/2013

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Man Charged In Connection With Murder Of Girlfriend, 18

A 22-year-old man was charged Friday in connection with the murder of his girlfriend, whose body was found in a Compton backyard.

12/27/2013

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Woman Buried In Compton Yard, Boyfriend Arrested

Los Angeles County sheriff’s officials say a man has been arrested for investigation of killing his girlfriend, who was found buried in a Compton backyard.

12/24/2013

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Man Shot, Killed In Front Of Compton Business Identified

Authorities Sunday continued to investigate the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of a man in Compton.

12/22/2013

Flowers were placed on the Compton street where a 14-year-old girl from gunned down. (credit: Art Barron/CBS2)

14-Year-Old Girl On Bike Fatally Shot In Compton

Authorities say a teenage girl was shot and killed in the streets of Compton on Saturday night.

12/15/2013

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Boy, 11, Critical Following Compton Apartment Fire

Authorities said an 11-year-old boy was critically burned Friday in a Compton apartment fire.

12/14/2013

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4 Killed When Police Chase Ends In Fiery Crash

Four people were killed during a Compton police chase early Saturday when the suspects’ vehicle plowed into another car.

12/14/2013

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Compton Teen Overcomes Hardships, Receives Full-Ride Scholarship To Princeton

A 17-year-old student from Compton High School received a full-ride scholarship to Princeton University.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/13/2013

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