Los Angeles officials are launching an effort to target pimps and johns in the San Fernando Valley, while trying to help juvenile prostitutes who want out of the sex trade.
A Van Nuys chiropractor is scheduled to appear in court Tuesday on charges he sexually assaulting a female patient.
A 50-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to shooting a Los Angeles police officer and another man earlier this week.
Sevada Aghazarian was in the parking lot in the 13640 block of Burbank Boulevard when he was confronted by the suspect at approximately 6:10 p.m. Monday, according to police.
A jury Thursday acquitted a Los Angeles Superior Court judge of misdemeanor battery in connection to a dispute over the disposal of dog waste.
A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge claimed he was acting in self-defense when he had an altercation with a woman over the disposal of dog waste last year.
Authorities say an early-morning wrong-way crash in the San Fernando Valley has left four people injured, including a suspected drunken driver.
Van Nuys police suspect David Stevents would target elderly people at supermarket parking lots, accusing them of hitting his car and demanding a cash compensation.
It was a packed house and the information residents received from the LAPD was positive – violent crimes and property crimes are down year to year, according to police.
A Southland woman was arrested Wednesday after a scuffle at a San Fernando Valley gym, police said.
All southbound lanes of the 405 Freeway were blocked just south of Sherman Way by a multi-vehicle collision.
A Los Angeles man sought the community’s help Friday after the person who found his missing dog apparently took off with the pup.
The suspect remains at-large.
A 24-year-old man pleaded not guilty Tuesday to driving under the influence when he slammed his car into a light pole in Van Nuys and killed his girlfriend, who was riding in the passenger seat.
Firefighters had to extricate the driver from the wreckage. He was unconscious but still breathing.