The family took some small comfort in the fact that the church was packed to overflow. “We never knew our dad’s reach went that far,” said son Jeremy Mendoza.
Local officials Friday held a special meeting demanding answers after deputies shot and killed an innocent man last week.
Acting Los Angeles County Sheriff John Scott Thursday confirmed that a deputy shot and killed an innocent Pico Rivera grandfather during a gun battle with a suspect.
“It’s going to be hard without him,” said Frank Mendoza, Jr.
Frank Sr., 54, was killed and his 60-year-old wife, Lorraine, was held hostage for more than eight hours before police stormed the home and killed Ramirez.
An armed parolee was killed and his hostage freed after the man waged an 8-hour standoff with deputies from a Pico Rivera home.
A classic 1969 Chevy Nova, the pride of auto-shop students at Norwalk High School, was stolen Monday from a teacher’s home.
A Craigslist ad led investigators Thursday to a Santa Ana garage, where they seized up to $10,000 in illegal fireworks.
A missing 75-year-old woman, who suffers from early stage dementia, was found safe Sunday at Los Angeles International Airport.
Authorities Sunday said they were investigating the shooting death of a man in Pico Rivera.
Thirty-four-year-old Alfred Tapia, a reputed gang member, was being held on attempted murder charges after being turned over to U.S. authorities on Wednesday, according to a Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department spokesperson.
A man was wounded during a robbery in Pico Rivera Sunday morning, authorities reported.
Homicide detectives were en route to Beverly Boulevard and Pine Street at approximately 7:00 p.m. Saturday to look into the circumstances surrounding the death of an adult male.
Authorities say one person has been wounded in an apparent drive-by shooting in Pico Rivera on Friday evening.
Authorities need the public’s help in capturing a man they say tried to murder three people in less than a week.