Van Nuys

A second alligator has shown up in a Southland backyard this week. (credit: LA Animal Services)

2nd Alligator Found In L.A. Backyard In A Week

An eight-foot critter was found living in the backyard of a Van Nuys home on Monday.

01/15/2015

Jaxson the alligator is estimated to be nearly 40 years old and eight feet long. (credit: Laura Mattson)

8-Foot Alligator Found Living At Van Nuys Home

Acting on a tip, animal control officers found a 8-foot alligator in the backyard of a home in Van Nuys, officials said Wednesday.

01/14/2015

(credit: JPL)

JPL Discusses Death Of Renowned Scientist In Van Nuys Plane Crash

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.

01/10/2015

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1 Dead After Small Plane Crashes In Lake Balboa

The Los Angeles Fire Department Friday was investigating a small plane that crashed in a busy intersection in Lake Balboa.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/09/2015

A home in Van Nuys was destroyed Sunday by a quick-moving fire. (credit: CBS)

Fire Guts Van Nuys Home, Burns 1 Resident

Fire gutted much of a two-story home and sent one resident to a hospital with second-degree burns on Sunday afternoon, authorities said.

01/04/2015

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Suspect Flees Police By Running Into Van Nuys Airport

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.

12/11/2014

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Reality TV Star Pins Fleeing Pursuit Suspect Against Fence With Truck In Van Nuys

A good Samaritan, driving a red pickup truck, helped officers by cutting off a pursuit suspect, who had fled on foot.

12/01/2014

(credit: CBS)

Police Searching For Shooting Suspect In Van Nuys

Officers were called to Burbank Boulevard and Murietta Avenue after receiving multiple calls of a shooting just before 6 a.m.

11/22/2014

A suspect was fatally shot in Cypress after leading police on a chase. (credit: CBS)

LAPD Investigates 3 Officer-Involved Shootings During Weekend

The LAPD is investigating three separate officer-involved shootings after a violence-filled weekend in the Southland.

11/09/2014

(credit: LAFD)

Man In Critical Condition After Running Back Into Apartment Blaze To Save Cat

A man risked his life when he ran back into his burning apartment to rescue his cat.

11/09/2014

Police shot and killed a man they said approached them aggressively while holding a knife. (credit: CBS)

Van Nuys Police Fatally Shoot Man Who Was Reportedly Cutting Himself On Bus

Police in Van Nuys fatally shot a man Sunday after responding to a report of an armed suspect.

11/09/2014

School officials say this snake was among three that were reportedly found at Valerio Elementary. (Photo credit: LAUSD)

Cleanup Effort Underway After 3 Snakes Reportedly Found At Van Nuys School

A San Fernando Valley elementary school may have some unwanted guests slithering onto its campus.

11/07/2014

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Lake Balboa Residents Fear Asphalt Pile May Pose Health Threat

Residents near Van Nuys Airport say noise levels may no longer be their biggest complaint.

10/27/2014

(credit: CBS)

Evacuations Lifted After Suspicious Package Found In Van Nuys

A suspicious package was discovered inside a reportedly stolen vehicle in Van Nuys, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/14/2014

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