Los Angeles Animal Care and Control officers were checking the health conditions of 32 dogs — including seven puppies — taken from a La Puente home Wednesday.
A major sinkhole developed on a normally-busy street in La Puente Sunday as a result of a damaged water main, sheriff’s officials said.
A passing motorist put out traffic cones on a busy La Puente street to protect a Labrador Retriever as it stood watch over another lab that had been killed by a vehicle, animal control officers said Saturday.
A young Chihuahua mix may need a new home after being rescued from a locked sport utility vehicle over the weekend.
Mayor John Solis says a federal mandate to cut the inmate population in California prisons is to blame for a sharp jump in crimes in La Puente.
Authorities on Monday released a composite sketch of a man suspected of sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl in La Puente.
A Los Angeles high school teacher’s aide was sentenced Thursday to 18 years in state prison for sexually abusing two special education students, including one in a wheelchair.
Authorities are searching for two men who are suspected in a home-invasion robbery.
Sheriff’s officials are investigating a deputy-involved shooting Friday morning that left a suspect injured.
Sheriff’s deputies say an Amtrak train hit and killed a pedestrian Sunday in La Puente.
Officials say three people have been killed in a shooting in a La Puente neighborhood.
A woman whose SUV accidentally struck the father of her 1-year-old child as he was holding the baby in the garage of their La Puente home was behind bars Saturday and facing a DUI charge.
A lawmaker who helped defeat legislation that would require state approval for health insurers to raise their rates is allegedly raking in thousands in rent money from Kaiser Permanente.
A fire in an underground electrical vault sparked a manhole explosion Tuesday in La Puente, knocking out service to 3,200 Southern California Edison customers.
A retired Los Angeles sheriff’s deputy has been sentenced to three years in prison for embezzling nearly $500,000 in towing fees that should have gone to the city of La Puente.