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Thieves Posing As Los Angeles City Workers In Foothill Neighborhoods

Police say thieves are posing as city workers in order to burglarize homes in the Foothill areas.


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Suspect Wounded In Officer-Involved Shooting In South LA

One person was wounded in an officer-involved shooting in South Los Angeles.



Los Angeles Gun Buyback Set For May 12

Got a firearm lying around? Turn it for a gift card for up to $200 during the city of Los Angeles’ 2012 Gun Buyback Program.


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Police Union Sues Over New LAPD Impound Policy For Unlicensed Drivers

The Los Angeles police officers’ union sued the city and Police Chief Charlie Beck this week over a new policy that allows some unlicensed drivers to keep their cars instead of having them impounded for 30 days.


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Police: Driver Fiddling With Bluetooth When He Fatally Struck Pedestrian

A driver police say was fiddling with his Bluetooth wireless headset when he fatally struck a pedestrian faces a possible vehicular manslaughter charge.


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Burglars Steal Safe Holding $10M In Jewelry, Cash From Wilshire District Home

Los Angeles police need the public’s help to identify the burglars who stole a safe, which held about $10 million in personal property and cash, from a home in the Wilshire District.


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Witnesses Sought In Double Hit-And-Run Crash That Killed Elderly Woman

LAPD detectives are looking for possible witnesses of a hit-and-run crash that killed a 79-year-old woman.


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Man Attacked In Hollywood After Being Asked If He Was Gay

Los Angeles police Sunday were investigating an attack in Hollywood as a possible hate crime.


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Burglars Using Doggy Doors To Get Into West Valley Homes

Los Angeles police want homeowners with doggy doors to be aware that burglars are getting down on all fours to get into their homes.


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City Council Backs Law Keeping Cops’ Information Confidential

The Los Angeles City Council has unanimously approved a resolution supporting a bill allowing police officers to keep their personal information confidential and inaccessible to the public.


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Police: Gun-Wielding Man Fatally Shot In Harbor City

A man was fatally shot by a Los Angeles police officer after authorities say he reached for his gun.


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Controversy Surrounds Impound Reforms Designed To Help Illegal Immigrants

Angry Angelenos are expected to voice their concerns Tuesday night at a meeting of the Los Angeles Police Commission over plans to stop seizing vehicles of unlicensed drivers who are stopped at DUI checkpoints.


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Police Serving Search Warrant Make Unexpected Find At Burbank Home

A bomb squad has been summoned to a home where police say an unknown amount of rounds were discovered.


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LA Remains On High Alert With Anniversary Of 9/11 Looming

On the eve the tenth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, law enforcement is on alert and visible in key transportation hubs here in the Southland.


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2 Teen Inmates Reported Missing From Work Crew In Hollywood Hills

Two teenage inmates are unaccounted for after working with a crew in the Hollywood Hills.

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