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.
California Highway Patrol released video Wednesday of the black SUV, possibly a Mazda, that struck Luis Guerrero in a crosswalk on Oct. 3.
Two men reportedly were shot early Sunday in what may have started as an accidental discharge.
Activists marched in the hundreds on the streets of South L.A. Thursday to protest what they are calling the unjust police shootings of unarmed black men across the nation.
Community members demanded answers in the death of Ezell Ford, a 25-year-old man killed last Monday at 65th and Broadway.
A man who’s on death row for killing 10 women in the Los Angeles area has been convicted of four more murders.