Los Angeles Police Department
Less than a year ago, LAPD Officer Marcial Cruz agonized he’d never be on patrol again. Doctors had removed a tumor on the bottom of his left foot. When it turned out to be cancer they were forced to amputate.
Two children from Exposition Park who were the subject of an Amber Alert last week were found safe Saturday, and their mother is in jail, according to police.
Homicide detectives Friday were seeking the public’s help in identifying a suspect believe to be responsible for the death of a 57-year-old Hollywood man who was attacked while protecting a child.
Police Tuesday discovered more than 5,000 pounds of illegal fireworks stacked in a small South Los Angeles apartment.
A suspected serial burglar was caught on video breaking into an apartment complex in Reseda earlier this month, according to the Los Angeles Police Department’s West Valley Division.
In the wake of the Isla Vista rampage and several other mass shootings across the country, Los Angeles police and firefighters staged a drill Thursday to sharpen their emergency-response skills.
An 18-year-old man with autism went missing over the weekend from his South Los Angeles home, the Los Angeles Police Department said.
Los Angeles police Wednesday were searching for a 13-year-old girl who went missing in the Wilshire area.
A chiropractor was arrested for sexually assaulting a patient, authorities said.
A suspect fired shots, possibly at Los Angeles police officers, in the North Hollywood area Friday night.
The Los Angeles Police Department has received a high-tech gift — two drone helicopters.
A 48-year-old man was gunned down outside a convenience store in South Los Angeles.
A 15-year-old girl was shot Tuesday in Highland Park.
A 23-year-old man was found fatally shot Monday inside a plumbing store in Highland Park.
A woman was injured in a car-to-car shooting in South Los Angeles Friday.