Crime

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Big Jump In LA Murder Rate In August

A deadly August has reversed a decline in murders in Los Angeles.

09/01/2015

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Police Suspect Pair Of Attempted Abductions In Koreatown May Be Related

The LAPD is warning residents after a second attempted abduction in the harvard Heights area may have been caused by the same suspect as the first attempt.

08/26/2015

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Only On 9: Long Beach Fights Increasing Crime Problem With Surveillance Cameras

LONG BEACH (CBSLA.com) — Residents in Long Beach fed up with an increase in murder, mayhem and mischief  are taking a new look at crime. Literally. Crime is up in parts of the city, and now […]

08/05/2015

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After Weekend Of Deadly Shootings, Community Begs City To Get Handle On Gang Violence In South LA

“We’re living in a war zone,” said Olivia Barbour, “I was in the military and I never saw this much action.”

07/31/2015

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Former LAPD Detective Accused As ‘Snowbird’ Bandit Appears In Court

A retired LAPD detective accused of becoming the bank-robbing “Snowbird” bandit made an appearance in court on Monday.

07/27/2015

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Sheriff: New California Law Plays Significant Role In Crime Rise

A recent change in California law making certain drug and property crimes misdemeanors instead of felonies played “a significant role” in the rising crime rate in Los Angeles County and has taken away the incentive for addicts to seek treatment, Sheriff Jim McDonnell said Thursday.

07/23/2015

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Lucerne Valley Man, 60, Accused Of Murdering His Younger Brother

Authorities said Alvin Earl Hanner was suffering from “significant” physical trauma.

07/17/2015

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‘Bad News’, LA: Violent, Property Crime Up For First Time In Nearly A Decade

Angelenos saw a sharp jump in violent and property crime in Los Angeles during the first half of 2015, officials said Wednesday.

07/08/2015

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31-Year-Old Mother Of 2 Found Dead In Car Days After Disappearance

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the sudden and suspicious death of a woman who was found dead in her car, days after she had disappeared.

06/16/2015

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Police: Attempted Kidnapping Of 11-Year-Old Palos Verdes Estates Boy Was ‘Unfounded’

Police said they received nearly 300 tips regarding the possible suspect and vehicle sightings.

06/05/2015

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Police Release Sketch Of Man Who Attempted To Kidnap Young Boy In Palos Verdes

Police released a sketch of a male suspect who tried to force an 11-year-old boy into a van as the child was walking home from a school bus stop in Palos Verdes Estates.

05/31/2015

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Sheriff’s Announce Arrest Of Suspect In Arson, Murder Of West Hollywood Man, 53

Officials arrested Andrew Clark, 35, around 8:45 p.m. Thursday.

05/30/2015

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‘Knock-Knock’ Burglaries Occurring On Weekly Basis In La Canada

Detectives are warning residents that so-called “knock-knock burglaries” have been occurring on a weekly basis in several communities, including La Canada.

05/26/2015

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2 Dead After Unrelated Shootings Occur Within Minutes Of Each Other

Two separate overnight shootings left two people dead on Saturday.

05/23/2015

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Couple Busted For Series Of Armed Robberies That Targeted Lone Females In Panorama City

The suspect’s vehicle was captured on surveillance video, police said.

05/07/2015

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