A Torrance Transit bus driver won’t serve any time behind bars for striking and killing an 86-year-old pedestrian two years ago in Long Beach.
John Odom endured 11 surgeries after he was wounded when two pressure cooker bombs went off near the end of the 26.2-mile course, killing three people and injuring more than 260 others.
Two students from a Torrance high school were among those killed early Monday morning in a car accident in Santa Barbara.
The victim was able to free herself from the suspect and flee.
Michael Myvett and Mattison Haywood spent their last moments together in a fiery crash after a FedEx tractor-trailer rammed a charter bus on a Northern California freeway, which also claimed the lives of eight others.
The company says circuits within the air bag control module can be damaged if they’re exposed to interference from other electrical components in the car.
“No one should have to worry that their spouse won’t come home from work because they were hurt or killed on the job,” said Ted Lieu.”
Seven men have been arrested on suspicion of committing two separate distraction burglaries at homes in the Torrance area.
The Department of Auditor-Controller said Thursday the equipment was stolen February 5 from the Torrance office of Sutherland Healthcare Solutions, Inc., a firm that contracts with the county.
Jose Fernandez, who works as superintendent of a small South Bay school district, reportedly gets a total compensation package of more than $600,000.
Security footage captured a shoplifting incident where a woman pushed a Marshalls employee to the ground, clearing the way for three other shoplifters to run out of the Torrance store with more than $1,000 in loot.
A substance abuse counselor was convicted Tuesday of mowing down a man with her car in Torrance and then driving more than two miles with the victim lodged in her windshield, authorities reported.
Sherry Lynn Wilkins testified Wednesday that he seemed to fly onto her car in the 2012 incident in Torrance but the events were a surreal blur.
Prosecutors are not pursuing a gunman, who shot and killed a man who was attacking a young boyscout.
A Powerball ticket purchased at a convenience store in Los Angeles County is worth more than $3 million, the California Lottery announced Sunday.