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Former Teacher Alleges She Was Forced Out Of Catholic School Because She Was Pregnant But Unmarried

A former Catholic school teacher claims she was forced out of Transfiguration School in Leimert Park for being pregnant while single.

05/22/2015

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Police: Baby Found Safe After Being Abducted By Father In Leimert Park

A 14-month-old girl was found safe Wednesday after she was reportedly abducted by her father in Leimert Park.

05/06/2015

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Father Sought After Police Say 14-Month-Old Was Taken From Leimert Park

Authorities have accused the biological father of a 14-month-old of abduction after they say the child was taken from Leimert Park.

05/05/2015

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Police Investigate Fatal Shooting In Leimert Park

Police Monday were investigating a fatal shooting in South Los Angeles.

04/27/2015

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1 Man Nabbed, 2 Others Bail On Foot During Police Chase In South LA

Three men fleeing police Thursday bailed from their vehicle in South L.A.

04/23/2015

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38th Annual Kwanzaa Parade To Be Held Friday

The parade is set to begin at 11:15 a.m. at the corner of Crenshaw and Adams Boulevards, then head south along Crenshaw to Leimert Park, where a “Black Lives Matter” rally will be held.

12/25/2014

Police say three people were wounded at a shooting at this barbershop in Leimert Park Saturday evening. (credit: CBS)

3 Men Shot, 1 Critical, In Barbershop Shooting In Leimert Park

The shooting occurred in the 4300 block of Crenshaw Boulevard just before 9 p.m.

11/01/2014

Bijan Shoushtari DL

Vigil Planned On 1 Year Anniversary Of Unsolved Murder Of HS Football Player

Bijan Shoushtari, a football captain at Hamilton High School, was shot about 12:05 a.m. near Crenshaw Boulevard and Vernon Avenue.

08/03/2014

Three people were killed in a fiery crash in Leimert Park overnight on Jan. 12, 2014, authorities say. (credit: CBS)

3 Killed In Fiery SUV Crash In Leimert Park

Authorities say three people were killed in a fiery crash in Leimert Park overnight.

01/12/2014

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$50K Reward Offered To Find High School Football Player’s Killer

A $50,000 reward was offered Thursday to help find the person who killed a high school football player in August.

11/07/2013

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Angelenos Peacefully Rally Against Zimmerman Verdict After Rampage In Crenshaw

A day after a rampage in Crenshaw over the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the death of Florida teen Trayvon Martin, Angelenos peacefully rallied for justice.

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14 Arrested In Crenshaw Protests Following Zimmerman Verdict

Los Angeles police issued a citywide tactical alert Monday evening and 14 people were arrested as residents took to the streets for a third day in Los Angeles to protest the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/15/2013

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Zimmerman Acquittal Spurs Protests In Leimert Park

Police Saturday called for a citywide tactical alert as hundreds gathered for two demonstrations in Leimert Park to protest the not guilty verdict of George Zimmerman in the death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.

07/14/2013

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Toddler Shot After Mom’s SUV Gets Caught Up In Gunfire In South LA

A toddler was shot in the hand Thursday night after her mother’s sports utility vehicle was caught up in gunfire in Leimert Park.

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Elderly Woman Suffers Critical Injuries In Gas Explosion At Leimert Park Home

A woman was rushed to a hospital early Friday after suffering critical burns in a gas explosion at her South Los Angeles home, officials reported.

07/05/2013

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