Crime

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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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Group Claiming To Be Descendants Of Knights Templar Arrested In Impersonating Police Officers

Three individuals claiming to be part of the “Masonic Fraternal Police Department” and descendants of the “Knights Templar” have been arrested for impersonating peace officers.

05/05/2015

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LA To Launch 2015 Gun Buyback Program On Saturday

The program, which has taken over 13,000 weapons off the streets in its six years of existence, is set to begin again on Saturday, when the LAPD and City Hall will team up once more as part of the city’s Gang-Reduction and Youth Development program.

05/04/2015

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Instagram Account Threatens San Dimas Student: ‘We Plan To Kill Her’

Parents of students at Lone Hill Middle School in San Dimas are concerned after an Instagram account surfaced, made by someone threatening to kill a student.

04/14/2015

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Criminal Psychologist Says Robert Durst ‘Loves’ Toying With Police

“A good sociopath, psychopath, can lie to your face and be so, so believable,” she said.

04/08/2015

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