An eight-foot critter was found living in the backyard of a Van Nuys home on Monday.
Acting on a tip, animal control officers found a 8-foot alligator in the backyard of a home in Van Nuys, officials said Wednesday.
Colleagues of a Jet Propulsion Laboratory scientist killed Friday when his small plane went down in Van Nuys are discussing his contributions to JPL and NASA.
The Los Angeles Fire Department Friday was investigating a small plane that crashed in a busy intersection in Lake Balboa.
Fire gutted much of a two-story home and sent one resident to a hospital with second-degree burns on Sunday afternoon, authorities said.
No one was injured.
Police were pursuing a suspect in a stolen vehicle Wednesday night when he crashed the car and ran inside the Whiteman Airport in Van Nuys.
A good Samaritan, driving a red pickup truck, helped officers by cutting off a pursuit suspect, who had fled on foot.
Officers were called to Burbank Boulevard and Murietta Avenue after receiving multiple calls of a shooting just before 6 a.m.
The LAPD is investigating three separate officer-involved shootings after a violence-filled weekend in the Southland.
A man risked his life when he ran back into his burning apartment to rescue his cat.
Police in Van Nuys fatally shot a man Sunday after responding to a report of an armed suspect.
A San Fernando Valley elementary school may have some unwanted guests slithering onto its campus.
Residents near Van Nuys Airport say noise levels may no longer be their biggest complaint.
A suspicious package was discovered inside a reportedly stolen vehicle in Van Nuys, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.