Officers were dispatched to Sunset and Hobart boulevards at approximately 3:45 p.m. to investigate a report of an assault when they encountered a suspect armed with a knife, according to a LAPD spokesperson.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department admitted Thursday deputies made a deadly mistake this week when they fatally shot an innocent man.
A 70-something man allegedly armed with a knife and gun was injured Friday in an officer-involved shooting in Tarzana.
Probation officers arrived at the intersection of La Palma and Mayfair avenues at approximately 2 p.m. Thursday to check on a parolee when shots were fired at their vehicle.
Authorities say a suspect who drove a stolen pickup at an El Monte Police officer was shot several times but is expected to survive.
The officers approached a 20-something male suspect who was armed with a weapon.
A man was wounded by officers responding to a burglary call in a Gardena neighborhood Monday, and a second man was taken into custody.
Authorities have arrested a 16-year-old boy on suspicion of attempted murder in Lincoln Heights.
A crowd protested outside a Tustin City Council meeting, voicing outrage after police last week fatally shot an unarmed man when responding to a domestic disturbance. Police initially reported the victim as having been armed with a knife but a later report revealed a weapon was never found.
A 50-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to shooting a Los Angeles police officer and another man earlier this week.
Deputies fatally shot a robbery suspect Thursday evening following a pursuit in West Covina.
A carjacking suspect is expected to survive following an officer-involved shooting in Whittier, authorities said Sunday.
A man was injured Sunday in an officer-involved shooting in Gardena, a sheriff’s deputy said.
Authorities say a knife-wielding suspect, who was wounded in an officer-involved shooting in Garden Grove, is expected to recover.
Officials in Long Beach are reporting a record low in many crime statistics and residents are taking note.