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.
Crisis counselors will be on LAUSD campuses Thursday after an officer was shot near El Camino Real High School in Woodland Hills Tuesday.
There will be an increased police presence at Gardena High School Wednesday after a gun discharged inside a 10th grader’s backpack and wounded two students on Tuesday, authorities said.
A boat with two people aboard that went missing overnight off Santa Catalina Island is safe in a Long Beach port.
A funeral service will be held Friday for 5-year-old Aaron Shannon Jr., who was shot and killed in the backyard of his South L.A. home on Halloween.
Officials said a 37-year-old woman was killed in Inglewood Tuesday after she darted in front of a car.
The public’s help was sought Tuesday to find two gunmen who robbed a check-cashing business who may have committed other similar crimes in the South Bay.