Silver Lake

A man reportedly wanted for assault with a deadly weapon is barricaded inside a Silver Lake home. (credt: CBS)

Barricade Situation In Silver Lake Allegedly Started As Roommate Dispute With False Police Report

olice and a SWAT team surrounded the 3300 block of Hamilton Way around 3:30 p.m. Saturday, according to LAPD.

11 hours ago

Police say a man fatally struck his boss with a hammer Thursday at this site in Silver Lake. (credit: CBS)

Man Found Guilty Of Murdering Boss At Silver Lake Construction Site

Officials Wednesday announced a 21-year-old man has been found guilty of murdering his boss at a construction site in Silver Lake.

04/08/2015

(credit: CBS)

Man Suffered 2nd & 3rd-Degree Burns In Silver Lake House Fire

A man was in serious condition Friday after a house fire in Echo Park.

03/27/2015

(credit: CBS)

Assembly Bills Would Regulate Short-Term Home Rentals

The California Legislature is getting involved in questions about short-term vacation rentals in quiet, residential neighborhoods, with at least two bills proposed to regular AirBNB and other similar brokers in the state.

03/18/2015

(credit: CBS)

Police Detain Shooting Suspects After Brief Pursuit Near Silver Lake

Police were in pursuit of a shooting suspect near Westlake shortly after 6:15 p.m. Tuesday.

03/10/2015

(credit: CBS)

Police Descend Upon Silver Lake After Shooting Report

A shooting investigation is underway in Silver Lake after a man in his 60s was reported to have been shot.

01/08/2015

(credit: CBS)

Power Restored To Thousands After Massive Tree Topples In Silver Lake

Power was restored to homes in Silver Lake Thursday nearly three hours after a massive eucalyptus tree fell onto a street.

01/08/2015

(credit: CBS)

Lights Installed In Effort To Improve Silver Lake Safety

Some Silver Lake residents are fed up with vandalism in their neighborhood, where dozens of car owners have had their tires slashed in recent months, and demanded that the city do something to make the area safer.

12/18/2014

Photo Credit Thinkstock

Rash Of Tire Slashings Reported In Silver Lake

Silver Lake residents say their neighborhood has been plagued by an epidemic of tire slashings.

12/05/2014

(David McNew/Getty Images)

Woman Struck, Killed While Running Across 101 Freeway

Authorities say a woman was struck and killed by a vehicle Tuesday on the Hollywood (101) Freeway as she apparently tried to run across the roadway.

11/11/2014

(credit: Art Barron/CBS2)

Power Outages Quickly Fixed In Silver Lake, Hollywood

Two power outages affected about 1500 customers Sunday evening, officials said.

11/09/2014

(CBS)

Water Main Break Leaves Dozens Of Silver Lake Residents Without Service

Residents in one Silver Lake neighborhood may not have water in their pipes until Thursday afternoon following a water main break.

10/30/2014

(credit: CBS)

Male Pedestrian Found Dead On 101 Freeway In Silver Lake

A pedestrian was found dead Thursday morning on the northbound Hollywood (101) Freeway in Silver Lake.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/23/2014

(credit: CBS)

Flock Of Feral Parrots Roosts In Silver Lake

A flock of feral parrots are flying and squawking around Echo Park and Silver Lake, making the area known for its hipster ways sound more like a jungle.

09/12/2014

Should the Pilgrim Church in Silver Lake become a swanky hotel. (credit: CBS)

Silver Lake Residents Torn Over Plans To Turn Old Church Into New Trendy Hotel

While many are worried a hotel would be too noisy and create a parking nightmare, some residents support it saying it could enhance the area.

06/25/2014

more