Torrance Police Department
Police warned the public Wednesday against a recent scam that threatens to kill people unless money is sent to an alleged assassin.
Police say a 43-year-old convicted sex offender who posed as an undercover police officer when he raped a woman in Torrance has been taken into custody.
The Torrance Police Department announced Thursday that it will settle David Perdue’s lawsuit.
Police are searching for a man who entered a doughnut shop and stabbed a female employee before fleeing with $100.
Police Monday were searching for a suspect wanted in connection with 11 burglaries in Torrance.
Three people were arrested last week for allegedly scamming a 67-year-old woman out of $34,000 in cash and jewelry, according to Torrance police.
A 19-year-old Harbor City man believed to be the “Skater Office Creeper” behind at least eight thefts in six weeks was arrested Thursday.
Torrance police have cracked a nationwide shoplifting ring that reportedly targeted Southland stores selling high-priced technology.
A 67-year-old man who worked as a worship leader at several churches throughout the South Bay has been accused of sexually molesting a 4-year-old girl in 2008.
More than 1,100 athletes from across Southern California are expected to compete in the Special Olympics Summer Games starting Saturday in Long Beach.