A ex-convict pleaded guilty Tuesday to sexually assaulting and fatally beating a 76-year-old great-grandmother in Gardena.
Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a brazen armed robber who held up a meat market in Gardena last month.
A small earthquake has struck about two miles south of Gardena, but there have been no reports of damage.
Authorities Saturday said a trucker was badly burned after his vehicle crashed over the side of a freeway transition road and landed on a Harbor (110) Freeway offramp near Gardena.
A suspected drunken driver is facing a second murder charge for the weekend deaths of a Southern California man and a 6-year-old boy.
A Gardena High School student was sentenced to nine months in juvenile camp today after bringing a gun to campus that discharged in his backpack and injured two students.
Three people were taken into custody after an officer-involved shooting and a chase around Vincent Bell Park in Gardena Wednesday.
Two gang members have been sentenced to life in prison without possibility of parole for the shooting death of a Southern California shop owner.
Ten people face federal charges in an “advance fee” Nigerian E-mail scam, in which elderly victims in Southern California and elsewhere were conned out of more than $1.5 million.
Los Angeles detectives are trying to determine a motive for the slaying of a vocational school instructor who was allegedly shot by a student during a class for security guards.
A fire official says an apartment fire in Gardena has injured five people, one critically.
A man who shot and wounded a Gardena police officer two years ago has been sentenced to life in state prison.
A 19-year-old Gardena man was fatally shot by an auto shop owner in South Los Angeles during an apparent burglary.
Law enforcement officers have arrested 11 gang members for crimes that included murder and drug trafficking in Gardena, El Monte, Long Beach, and Los Angeles.
The 17-year-old boy was charged Thursday with one count each of possessing and discharging a firearm in a school zone.