Some residents were forced to leave a Lakewood neighborhood Tuesday night while authorities investigated possible explosives inside a wanted parolee’s home.
A man shot February 11 died Saturday in a Long Beach hospital, according to authorities.
A suspected car thief who tried to escape from law enforcement through the attic of an abandoned Lakewood home ended up climbing out a small vent and falling into the waiting arms of sheriff’s deputies.
Lakewood Regional Medical Center and three nearby schools were briefly placed on lockdown Tuesday after an armed man was reportedly spotted at the hospital.
A 29-year-old youth ice skating coach who worked at rinks throughout Southern California was charged Monday with molesting one of his underage male skaters.
John Grooman’s Chevy Silverado was stolen from the driveway of his home last Friday.
A 36-year-old man was fatally shot and five people were injured at a New Year’s Eve party in Lakewood, according to Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies.
The sheriff’s department is investigating two separate New Year’s Eve party shootings that claimed the lives of two men and wounded eight other people in the southern suburbs of Los Angeles.
A female pedestrian believed to be in her 80s was killed in Lakewood Sunday trying to cross a busy street and catch a bus, according to a LA County sheriff’s lieutenant.
The family of popular banda singer Jenni Rivera accompanied her remains from Mexico to Long Beach Airport Thursday evening.
Jenni Rivera launched her career hawking cassette recordings of her songs at flea markets, but a powerful voice, soulful singing style and frank discussion of personal troubles powered her to the heights of a male-dominated industry, transforming her into the one of the biggest stars of the genre known as grupero.
Two Lakewood off-roaders were back at home Wednesday after going missing in Joshua Tree National Park.
Authorities are searching for a Lakewood woman and her friend who went missing after a trip to Joshua Tree National Park over the weekend.
A bird strike has forced a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s patrol helicopter to make an emergency landing on Del Amo Boulevard, between Paramount Boulevard and Cherry Avenue.
16-year-old Gabby Douglas is inspiring a new generation of gymnasts after winning Olympic gold in the women’s all-around competition in London on Thursday.