The man who was found dead after a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department SWAT team tear gas shot tear gas into a Lancaster home, and a fire broke out, has been identified as a 35-year-old convicted felon.
Authorities say a man was taken into custody after allegedly threatening his family and police with a butcher knife in South Los Angeles.
A search continued Sunday in the Boyle Heights district for three alleged gang members who authorities say held police at bay for several hours before escaping.
Authorities Saturday arrested a 57-year-old man after a six-hour standoff with police.
A police officer was shot in the face and a county probation officer wounded Tuesday near a home in the Willowbrook area of South Los Angeles.
An LAPD SWAT team was called to a Venice apartment Saturday after a homeless man suffering from mental illness broke in and barricaded himself inside for more than six hours, according to authorities.
Celebrities have long contended with the occasional downsides of stardom — tabloid scandals, stalkers, box office bombs, the paparazzi.
A man is holding his ex-girlfriend and her two children hostage at a home in Baldwin Hills Tuesday night.
Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck vowed to hunt down the pranksters who have reported bogus life and death situations and requested the SWAT team at celebrity homes in the past few months.
A SWAT team has been called to a house in West L.A. where a man has threatened suicide, authorities reported.
An armed suspect waged a standoff with police Thursday night inside a trendy clothing store on Robertson Boulevard in a posh part of the West Side.
The suspect who held a bank manager at gunpoint Thursday during a four-hour stand-off with police reportedly knew his hostage.
The SWAT Team has surrounded a home in Northridge where a suspect is barricaded inside.
Authorities arrested an armed gunman Tuesday, after he barricaded himself inside an apartment in Downey.
A SWAT team was called out to a Pasadena home, where a fight got out of control between at least nine men Sunday.