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Man, 29, Identified In Compton Drive-By Shooting

A 29-year-old homeless man was identified by the coroner’s office Saturday in a drive-by shooting that took place yesterday afternoon.

CBS Los Angeles–11/29/2014

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Shooting Death Investigation Underway In Compton

Detectives are investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of a man in Compton on Friday.

CBS Los Angeles–11/28/2014

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More Than 10K Turkeys Given Away To South LA Families In Need

More than 10,000 turkeys were donated Monday to needy families at the 10th annual Healthy Family Update and Turkey Giveaway.


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LA Man, 35, Found Shot To Death Inside Compton Home

The victim — identified by the coroner’s office as Darrell Echols — had a gunshot wound to the upper torso.


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Brother Vs. Brother Fistfight In Compton Leads To Deadly Shooting

The victim ,28, was pronounced dead at the scene.



Compton Mayor Accepts ‘My Brother’s Keeper’ Challenge

The city of Compton is accepting a challenge from the White House.


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Vehicle Rams Into Child Care Facility In Compton

Authorities say a vehicle Friday rammed into a child care facility in the city of Compton.


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1 Killed In Compton Shooting; Suspects At Large

Detectives investigated the circumstances Saturday surrounding the shooting-death of an adult male victim in the city of Compton.

CBS Los Angeles–11/01/2014


Compton Man Gets Life In Prison For Triple Murder

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.



No Evidence Of Foul Play Yet Found In Death Of Boy, 3-Months

Deputies were called to a home in the 13000 block of South Harris Saturday morning.


A 3-month-old baby was reported dead in Compton on Saturday. (credit: CBS)

Detectives Probe Death Of 3-Month-Old In Compton

Authorities said detectives were dispatched to Compton to investigate the circumstances surrounding the death of an infant.


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Public Asked To Be On Lookout For Critical Missing Man, 57

Ronald Gary recently had a stroke and requires medication


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Jefferson, Tibby Elementary Schools In Compton Named National Blue Ribbon Award Winners

Two Compton elementary schools were named Tuesday as winners of the National Blue Ribbon School Award by Education Secretary Arne Duncan.


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Man Killed In Drive-By Shooting Outside Compton Home

A person in the car opened fire and a man standing outside was struck by a bullet in the upper torso, Smith said.


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Man Fatally Shot On Compton Street; Probe Underway

Authorities in Compton said a man died Friday of a gunshot wound to his upper torso.