Officers were called to the 13000 block of Broadway Avenue near West 130th Street, the LAPD reports.
Los Angeles Police Department personnel are mobilizing to replace a 9-year-old boy’s leg braces, which were stolen from his mother’s vehicle in the South Los Angeles area.
Under a bridge in South L.A., in a reclaimed mortuary, is a small charter school that’s coming alive with the sound of music. The facade is rather dreary. But step inside and you’ll find giraffes and lions and birds – a bevy of costumed kids – belting out songs from the Disney classic “The Lion King.”
Ford’s family told CBS2/KCAL9’s Adrianna Weingold they were not participating in the demonstration. But they are upset at a report that began circulating Friday that the LAPD had determined the officers’ actions were justified and that they’d make that recommendation to the L.A. Police Commission.
Board President Steve Soboroff told CBS2/KCAL9’s Erica Nochlin he’s angry about the leaks in the investigation.
Jose Alberto Perez was charged with one count each of murder and assault with a deadly weapon as well as special weapon allegations, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office.
Relatives of a man shot and killed by police in South L.A. have filed a new wrongful death lawsuit in state court.
A local animal rescue says its volunteers nearly cried when they came to pick up an abandoned dog Wednesday in South L.A.
Crews battled a fire Wednesday afternoon at an apartment complex in South Los Angeles.
There have been six shootings in two days, including one Tuesday morning involving a 13-year-old girl struck by a stray bullet at a bus stop.
Two motorists reportedly suffered minor injuries when a Metro Exposition Line train crashed into a vehicle Friday night in South L.A.
Christian Henriquez, of Los Angeles, was walking with a 19-year-old man in the 11200 block of Figueroa Street when two men approached and opened fire, LAPD Officer Sara Faden said.
An 18-year-old passenger in the vehicle was killed. A 16-year-old person was taken to a hospital in critical condition.
Congregants in African-American churches across the country wore black to Sunday services and prayed over the men in attendance in a symbolic stand against fatal police shootings of unarmed black men.
Authorities say a suspect who held a man at gunpoint inside a Westmont home has been taken into custody, and the hostage released.