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Gardena Police Investigating Fatal Street-Racing Crash

Gardena police were investigating a fatal crash they say occurred Tuesday during a possible street race.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/31/2015

An undercover David Goldstein investigation explains how kids are getting their hands on medical marijuana. (creditL CBS)

Only On 2: Investigation Reveals Medical Marijuana Is Getting Into School Kids’ Hands

So exactly how did these kids get their hands on it?

02/25/2015

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Police Crack Down As ‘Sideshow’ Drivers Shut Down Freeways To Perform Donuts

The practice, which brings traffic to a standstill, is known as a “sideshow”. While drivers have been performing donuts for decades, the LAPD says that these sideshows only appeared recently, and that they are a problem.

01/26/2015

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11 Arrested In Street Racing Crackdown

Sheriff’s deputies and California Highway Patrol officers broke up a street race at an undisclosed location as part of an effort to halt the “growing movement” of illegal street racing and cruising.

11/15/2014

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City Attorney Launches Crackdown On Illegal Dumping Along LA River

City officials Thursday unveiled a new effort to curb illegal dumping along the Los Angeles River.

11/06/2014

Dr. Andrew Sun, 78, of La Mirada was found guilty by a federal jury of illegally peddling prescription painkillers. (credit: DEA)

La Mirada Doctor, 78, Guilty Of Drug Trafficking, Money Laundering

Dr. Andrew Sun, 78, of La Mirada was found guilty of illegally distributing painkillers like Norco, Hydrocodone and Vicodin.

08/15/2014

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CHP Removes Tips For Lane-Splitting From Website Amid Concerns It Endorsed The Practice

It’s a practice that gets a lot of people revved up.

07/23/2014

Former U.S. Labor Secretary Hilda Solis  (Photo credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

House Watchdog: Ex-Labor Secretary Solis Illegally Fundraised For Obama

The chairman of a Congressional watchdog panel Wednesday played an audiotape he says is evidence of former Southland lawmaker Hilda Solis illegally soliciting money for President Barack Obama.

07/16/2014

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Garcetti Convening With Nonprofits To Shelter Undocumented Children In LA

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has convened with non-profits to shelter undocumented immigrant children in L.A. while they await court hearings on whether they can remain in the United States.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/15/2014

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Officials Hold Public Hearing On Driver’s Licenses For Illegal Immigrants

A public hearing on regulations involving the pending issuance of California driver’s licenses to illegal immigrants was being held Tuesday in downtown Los Angeles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/24/2014

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2.1K-Acre Etiwanda Fire Caused By Illegal Campfire

Flames broke out in Day Canyon last Wednesday, engulfing the surrounding dry vegetation and forcing the evacuation of 1,650 homes.

05/05/2014

One of the birds allegedly used in a cockfighting operation busted in Willowbrook in 2012.  (credit: LASD)

Property Owner Surrenders 48 Roosters Used In Alleged Cockfighting Ring In Perris

The man was cited for misdemeanor animal cruelty.

05/04/2014

A U.S. Border Patrol agent drives along an irrigation canal separating the U.S. from Mexico, at left, that carries Colorado River water from the All American Canal near El Centro, California. (Photo credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Border Patrol Agents Rescue Drowning Pregnant Woman From ‘All-American Canal’

A drowning pregnant woman and suspected undocumented immigrant was rescued this week from a Southern California canal, authorities said.

03/19/2014

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City Hall Committee Moves To Regulate Illegally Placed Dumpsters, PODS

Lawmakers at City Hall were set Wednesday to talk trash.

03/05/2014

Sergio Garcia can begin practicing law in California despite his immigration status following the court's ruling. (Photo credit: CBS)

Calif. Supreme Court Grants Law License To Illegal Immigrant

The California Supreme Court announced Thursday it will grant a law license to a man living in the U.S. illegally who graduated from law school and passed the state bar exam.

01/02/2014

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