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$50K Reward Offered For Hit-And-Run Driver Who Struck Elderly Woman Near USC

City leaders Thursday announced a $50,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a hit-and-run suspect wanted for critically injuring an elderly woman.

03/26/2015

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Police Seek Help To Identify Alleged Hit-And-Run Driver In LA

Police sought the public’s help Thursday to identify an alleged hit-and-run driver who struck an 87-year-old woman near the University of Southern California.

03/19/2015

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16-Year-Old Boy Killed, Young Man Critically Hurt In South LA Shooting

It happened around 6 p.m. Friday on the 11000 block of Figueroa Street.

01/31/2015

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Protests Raise Safety Concerns For Visitors, Businesses

After two nights of protests in downtown Los Angeles, some people are worried about safety as the holiday weekend approaches.

11/26/2014

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Officers Shut Down Illegal Street Race In Carson

Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies and California Highway patrol officers shut down an illegal street race at 190th and Figueroa streets early Saturday morning, the latest example of a growing problem in several Southland communities.

11/15/2014

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Police Search For Man Armed With Gun In LA

Police searched for a man Sunday who was reportedly armed with a gun.

CBS Los Angeles–11/09/2014

2 Men In Their 20s Shot Dead In South Los Angeles

Two people were killed in a double shooting in South Los Angeles, authorities said Sunday.

09/01/2013

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16-Year-Old Shot To Death In Highland Park

Authorities say a 16-year-old male was shot to death in Highland Park Saturday.

02/17/2013

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Suspect Who Allegedly Drove Vehicle Into Building Killed In Deputy-Involved Shooting

A man was killed in a deputy-involved shooting in Carson on Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/29/2012

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1 Stabbed At MTA Red Line Downtown; Suspect At Large

A man Friday was taken to a hospital in unknown condition after apparently being stabbed at a Metro Station Downtown.

02/03/2012

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LAPD Patrol Car, Bus Collide Near Downtown

A Los Angeles police officer was not injured in a collision involving his patrol car and a bus transporting a group of people to Sunday’s NBA All-Star game, a police lieutenant said.

02/20/2011

Car Fatally Strikes Pedestrian In South Los Angeles

A pedestrian was struck and killed in South Los Angeles Friday morning, police said.

02/04/2011

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Police Searching For Driver Who Killed Victorville Woman, 18

The Los Angeles Police Department is looking for the driver of an extended-cab Ford pickup truck that killed a pedestrian Friday night.

01/23/2011

1 Dead, 2 Injured In South LA Shooting

Police investigators say gunmen walked up to a car that stopped outside a South Los Angeles home and opened fire, killing one man and wounding two others.

01/18/2011

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Estimated 1,000 Gallons Of Crude Oil Spills In Harbor Gateway Area

Authorities are investigating the cause of an oil spill of an estimated 1,000 gallons of crude oil that seeped onto Figueroa Street in the Harbor Gateway area.

10/28/2010