South LA Taco Stand Employee Shoots, Kills Robbery SuspectOne of three would-be robbers was shot and killed by an employee at a Taco stand in South Los Angeles late Friday night, a Los Angeles police lieutenant said Saturday.
City Leaders Say It's Time To Take Stand Against Increasing Violence In Los AngelesThe city has added 200 officers to the area as well as gang reduction and youth development teams.
Search Continues For Gunman Who Shot 3 Children At South LA Taco StandThree children remained hospitalized in stable condition on Thursday after being struck by gunfire at a taco stand in South Los Angeles.
South LA Community Grieves Popular Street Vendor Fatally Shot At Taco StandPolice say 30-year-old Alvaro Mata-Rico, of Bell Gardens, was killed on East 51st Street and McKinley Avenue just after 11 p.m. Friday — about 15 minutes before another taco vendor was shot at about a mile away.
Popular Street Vendor Gunned Down At South LA Taco StandPolice say 30-year-old Alvaro Mata-Rico, of Bell Gardens, was killed on East 51st Street and McKinley Avenue just after 11 p.m.
LA Fire Chief Apologizes For Controversial Photo Depicting MexicansLos Angeles Fire Chief Brian Cummings apologized Wednesday for a controversial photo depicting Mexicans he displayed on Twitter.