Transient

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Pasadena Police Nab Transient Linked To String Of Trash-Can Fires

Police in Pasadena have nabbed a transient who they say admitted to setting several trash can fires over the past few weeks.

04/19/2015

Clabe Hartley allegedly had part of his finger bitten off by a homeless man in Venice. (credit: CBS)

Venice Beach Restaurant Owner Recovers After Homeless Man Bites Off Part Of His Finger

Forty stitches and a skin graft later, Clabe Hartley said he wants to get the word out.

03/21/2015

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Pedestrian Killed By LAPD Truck In Playa Del Rey

A pedestrian was killed early Monday morning after he was hit by a police vehicle, the Los Angeles Police Department said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/09/2015

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Police Officer Hospitalized After Struggle With Transient In Venice

The female officer, whose name has not been released, was on patrol in Venice when officers witnessed a male transient committing a crime at Vernon Avenue and Lincoln Boulevard.

12/30/2014

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Transient Arrested In Connection With Vandalism Of Nearly A Dozen Cars

Riverside police have arrested a homeless man after nearly a dozen cars were found with their tires slashed in a hospital parking lot.

10/24/2014

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Wheelchair Stolen From Transient In Canoga Park, Police Say

Authorities say two males are being sought in connection with the theft of a wheelchair from a transient in Canoga Park.

10/11/2014

Authorities say Brian Cruz is suspected of robbing and kidnapping several people in Pacific Palisades. (CBS)

‘I Still Wanted To Believe He Was My Grandson': Pacific Palisades Woman Recounts Bizarre Crime Spree

An elderly Pacific Palisades woman who was a victim in a bizarre crime spree earlier this week says she initially thought a transient who allegedly held her at knife-point was her grandson.

08/14/2014

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Firefighters Find Badly-Burned Body While Battling Blaze Near Carlsbad

The victim is likely a transient, officials said.

05/15/2014

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Police: Transient Assaulted, Shot Over $50 Dispute Declared Brain Dead

A San Fernando Valley transient who was assaulted and shot in the head in a dispute over $50 has been declared brain dead, police said Tuesday.

02/04/2014

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Safety Concerns Raised At LA City Hall After Transient Vandalizes Office

A recent security breach at LA City Hall has underscored ongoing safety concerns at the iconic building. A transient managed to jump over a counter and vandalize a councilman’s office.

02/03/2014

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Homeless Man Shot To Death On Pomona Street

Authorities say a homeless man was shot and killed overnight on Sunday.

02/02/2014

At least seven people were airlifted to safety when they got trapped by rushing water in Colton Thursday evening. (credit: CBS)

At Least 7 People Rescued From Fast-Moving Waters In Colton

At least one man and possibly one canine were reportedly airlifted to safety Thursday in Colton.

11/21/2013

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Public’s Help Sought In Locating Family Of Man Who Died In Garden Grove

The Orange County Sheriff’s Department, Coroner Division Tuesday was asking the public’s help in locating the family of a 49-year-old man who died in Garden Grove.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/29/2013

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Pedestrian, 52, Killed While Walking On 110 Freeway

Authorities say a 52-year-old man, a possible transient, was struck and killed Sunday morning while walking on the 110 Freeway.

09/01/2013

Authorities say Donald Anthony Kelly attacked the victim in her residence after arriving home from work. (Photo courtesy VCSD)

Transient Accused Of Carjacking Woman At Newbury Park Home

A Newbury Park transient was behind bars Friday after he allegedly carjacked a woman at her home, authorities said.

07/12/2013

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