Alan Hirschfield, a former entertainment executive who helped make the 1970s movies “Close Encounters of the Third Kind” and “Taxi Driver,” has died. He was 79.
Police have nabbed a 28-year-old man they suspect killed a South LA taxi driver last Monday.
Long Beach police Tuesday are asking for the public’s help in identifying a woman wanted for allegedly attempting to rob a Yellow Cab taxi driver.
Authorities have released a photo of a Torrance resident arrested on suspicion of sexual assault.
A taxi cab driver escaped unharmed Friday in what deputies said was a robbery attempt in San Jacinto, a sheriff’s spokesman said.
Police say a Pasadena man dragged a New York City taxi driver out of his cab, took over the cab and crashed it into a stoplight.
A taxi driver plowed slowly through a crowd on a sidewalk in a popular restaurant and nightclub zone early Saturday, severing the leg of one woman and injuring more than two dozen other people, police said.