South Los Angeles
LAPD Chief Charlie Beck says a weekend outbreak of shootings in South Los Angeles was more likely the result of a long-standing dispute between two rival gangs and not social media posts.
SWAT teams were involved in a standoff with a man who barricaded himself inside of a home in South Los Angeles on Tuesday.
Police say a man was shot in the butt early Monday during a car-to-car shooting in South Los Angeles.
Authorities said four suspects are at large.
A 26-year-old man who was shot and killed at a party in South Los Angeles was identified on Monday.
A man accused of fatally shooting a mentally disabled man in South Los Angeles, apparently over his red Converse tennis shoes, was ordered Friday to remain in jail on about $2 million bail.
Four firefighters were injured and damage to three separate warehouses in Florence totaled between $1 to $3 million after a fire was sparked by what investigators suspect may be illegal fireworks.
Officers were called to the 13000 block of Broadway Avenue near West 130th Street, the LAPD reports.
Nathan Alexander Sanchez was found in bed in a trailer behind a home.
Police say Alvaro Mata-Rico of Bell Gardens was working at his stand on East 51st Street and McKinley Avenue when he was killed shortly after 11 p.m. Friday.
Los Angeles Fire Department personnel were called to the residence, located in the 1800 block of West 75th Street, around 1 p.m.
LAPD officers were called to the store, located at Slauson Avenue and Manhattan Place, shortly after 2 p.m.
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.”
A woman with a knife was barricaded in a South L.A. home Friday afternoon.
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.