South Los Angeles


Suspects Arrested In South LA Shooting

Police were investigating a shooting Wednesday in South Los Angles that led to a brief pursuit, officials said.


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Police Investigate Shooting In South LA

Police on Friday investigated the circumstances surrounding a shooting that took place in South Los Angeles.


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Man Killed, 2 Others Hospitalized After Being Shot In South LA

Police on Thursday investigated the circumstances surrounding a shooting that killed a man and wounded two others in a residential neighborhood.


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3 Hospitalized After South LA Shooting

Three people have been hospitalized with gunshot wounds after a shooting in a South Los Angeles alley, near a Mobil gas station.



Investigators Ask For Public’s Help In Finding Driver In Fatal South LA Hit-And-Run

Investigators and the family of a 34-year-old man who was killed in a hit-and-run incident while riding his bicycle on Thursday are asking for the public’s help in identifying the driver of the vehicle that fled the scene.


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Man Shot 3 Times Outside Van In South LA

A man in his mid-50s was shot three times outside his van in South Los Angeles Monday morning, police said.


Armed National Guardsmen march toward smoke on the horizon during the street fires of the Watts riots, Los Angeles, California, August 1965. (credit: Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

South LA Community Leaders Mark 50-Year Anniversary Of Watts Riots

Fifty years ago Tuesday, a 21-year-old black man named Marquette Frye was pulled over for drunken driving by a white California Highway Patrol officer in South Los Angeles, setting off a six-day uprising that changed the face of the city.


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LAPD Investigates Officer-Involved Shooting In South LA

Police were investigating an officer-involved shooting in South Los Angeles, authorities said.


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Revamped Community Coalition Headquarters Reopens In South LA

Mayor Eric Garcetti and hip hop mogul Russell Simmons were on hand Monday for the grand reopening of the newly renovated Community Coalition Headquarters in South Los Angeles.



LAPD Chief Blames ‘Ongoing Dispute’ For Apparent Spike In Gang Violence

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.


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Armed Suspect Barricaded In South LA Home Peacefully Surrenders

SWAT teams were involved in a standoff with a man who barricaded himself inside of a home in South Los Angeles on Tuesday.



Man Shot In Butt During Reported Road Rage Argument

Police say a man was shot in the butt early Monday during a car-to-car shooting in South Los Angeles.


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Mother, Son Hit By Gunfire During South LA Birthday Party

Authorities said four suspects are at large.


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Officials Identify Man Fatally Shot At South LA Party

A 26-year-old man who was shot and killed at a party in South Los Angeles was identified on Monday.


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Felon Accused Of Fatally Shooting Mentally Disabled Man Over His Shoes Makes First Court Appearance

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.