South Los Angeles

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Lawsuit: Principal Was Too Busy To Help Girl Who Was Being Sexually Assaulted

A lawsuit filed against Los Angeles Unified School District alleges a school principal disregarded a report that a 14-year-old girl was sexually assaulted by boys on campus because she was too busy going to a meeting.

05/26/2015

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South LA Family Get Frightening Shock When Police Chase Ends Next To Their Barbecue

Officers responding to a burglary report at a South L.A. home say they arrived to find the suspect leaving out the back.

05/25/2015

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2 Dead After Unrelated Shootings Occur Within Minutes Of Each Other

Two separate overnight shootings left two people dead on Saturday.

05/23/2015

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Crews Battle Fire At Old Fire Station In South LA

Crews Friday were battling a fire at an old fire station in South Los Angeles.

05/22/2015

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Man’s Body Found Burning On Sidewalk In South LA

A man’s body was found burning early Monday morning on a sidewalk in South Los Angeles.

05/18/2015

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Suspect Shot After Reportedly Pointing Gun At Officers In South LA

A known gang member was shot in South Los Angeles after police say he pointed a gun at officers.

05/06/2015

The new two-city-block retail destination center on Vermont Avenue is expected to open in 2016. (Image courtesy Sassony Development)

Crews Break Ground On $200M Retail Center At South LA Site Destroyed In Riots

A vacant lot that has sat mostly empty since the 1992 Los Angeles riots will be transformed into a $200 million retail center under a construction effort that kicked off Wednesday.

04/29/2015

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South LA Man Gives Homeless Woman New Lease On Life By Building Her Small, Portable House

A 37-year-old man in South L.A. didn’t want to see a local woman sleeping on the streets anymore, so he built her a small, portable house.

04/28/2015

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LASD Seeks Public’s Help To Locate Evidence In Murder Investigation Of Newborn

Detectives Tuesday continued their investigation into the death of a dismembered infant that was found in South Los Angeles.

04/28/2015

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Little Girl Discovers Remains Of Dismembered Newborn In Westmont

Authorities are asking for the public’s help after the remains of a dismembered newborn were found in an unincorporated area of South Los Angeles.

04/25/2015

A 31-year-old Southland woman speaks out about the man who raped her when she was 10. It's a story that is Only On 9. (credit: CBS)

Only On 9: Woman, 31, Fights To Keep The Man Who Raped Her As A 10-Year-Old Behind Bars

For the first time in 21 years, a South Los Angeles woman spoke out against the man who raped her when she was a child.

04/24/2015

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Woman Grazed By Bullet In Inglewood

The shooting happened around 6 p.m. at Florence and 10th Avenues, the LAPD reports.

04/23/2015

Hyde Park Pursuit

1 Man Nabbed, 2 Others Bail On Foot During Police Chase In South LA

Three men fleeing police Thursday bailed from their vehicle in South L.A.

04/23/2015

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‘SOLA’ As Proposed Nickname For South L.A. Generates Strong Opinions

Councilmember Bernard Parks, who represents South Los Angeles, is leading the charge to include the nickname “SOLA” on all city documents as a way to help reinvigorate the area.

04/21/2015

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