LAPD Chief Charlie Beck says a weekend outbreak of shootings in South Los Angeles was more likely the result of a long-standing dispute between two rival gangs and not social media posts.
Covina police accuse Manuel Lujan, a Cyclones gang member, of committing an assault with a handgun in Valinda, an unincorporated area of L.A. County, on April 26, and committing a robbery minutes later.
Officials said two gang members were convicted Friday for the murder in 2012 of a beloved Compton youth pastor in Venice.
Noel Aguilar, 23, was shot by police in May of this year. Jesse Delgadillo, 24, was shot in April 2013.
Police have arrested a one-eyed gang member wanted for the murder of two men outside a Panorama City 7-Eleven store.
City Attorney Mike Feuer Thursday filed a nuisance lawsuit against several gang-controlled properties in South LA.
A beloved shrine at an Artesia church was vandalized with graffiti over the weekend.
Authorities Sunday said they were investigating the shooting death of a man in Pico Rivera.
SWAT teams raided locations in five Southland counties as part of a multi-agency investigation into dozens of commercial burglaries, authorities said.
Law enforcement officials unsealed three federal indictments on Thursday that charge 24 alleged members and associates of a Pasadena street gang with operating a widespread narcotics network.
Officials Friday announced the arrest of a former Long Beach police detective accused of using her position to help a criminal street gang.
A group of city elected and law enforcement officials will be in South Los Angeles Friday to help clean up communities affected by some of the city’s most notorious gangs.
Authorities say they’ve arrested three men in connection with various crimes targeting a Huntington Park high school.
Police are searching for a shooter who fired multiple shots into an apartment, injuring a 9-year-old girl and her 18-year-old aunt.
El Monte police named Joseph Leo Amaya in a five count felony complaint filed in Pomona Court Wednesday.