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Van Nuys

Three bystanders were injured in a wrong-way crash on the 405 Freeway in the San Fernando Valley on Feb. 2, 2014. (credit: JAG Media)

3 Bystanders Hurt In Wrong-Way Crash On I-405

Authorities say an early-morning wrong-way crash in the San Fernando Valley has left four people injured, including a suspected drunken driver.


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Man Allegedly Stages Traffic Collisions, Harasses Elderly Victims For Money

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.


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Violent Crime, Public Safety Top Issues At Van Nuys Town Hall Meeting

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.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/29/2014

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Woman Arrested After Alleged Scuffle At Van Nuys Gym

A Southland woman was arrested Wednesday after a scuffle at a San Fernando Valley gym, police said.


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Multi-Vehicle Crash Shuts Down Southbound 405 Freeway In Van Nuys

All southbound lanes of the 405 Freeway were blocked just south of Sherman Way by a multi-vehicle collision.


Staffers at the Animal Medical Center in Van Nuys say the woman pictured here returned - and then took off with - the missing dog. (credit: Van Nuys Animal Medical Center/Facebook)

Woman Who Apparently Found Missing Dog Accused Of Taking Off With Pup

A Los Angeles man sought the community’s help Friday after the person who found his missing dog apparently took off with the pup.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/10/2014

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Man, 22, Fatally Shot While Walking In Van Nuys

The suspect remains at-large.


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Man Suspected Of Driving Drunk Pleads Not Guilty To Killing Girlfriend In Crash

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.


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Passenger Killed When Suspected Drunken Driver Slams Into Light Post

Firefighters had to extricate the driver from the wreckage. He was unconscious but still breathing.


Authorities released surveillance video of a suspect wanted for arson. (credit: CBS)

Authorities Release Surveillance Video Hoping To Catch Arsonist

Officials on Saturday released surveillance video of a man setting fire to a discarded couch.



Fire Ignites At Abandoned School In Van Nuys

The attic of a vacant school reportedly caught fire Saturday in Van Nuys.


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Volunteers To Airlift Shelter Dogs, Cats To New ‘Furever’ Homes

Hundreds of volunteers are set this weekend to begin airlifting hundreds of pets from local animal shelters to new homes along the West Coast.


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Fire Station In Van Nuys Evacuated After Explosives Brought In

An LA city fire station in Van Nuys was evacuated Tuesday night after someone brought explosive materials to the facility.


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Man, 23, Gets 56 Years To Life For Murdering Girlfriend

A 23-year-old man was sentenced Tuesday for killing his 41-year-old girlfriend at her Reseda apartment.


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Hundreds In LA Pound The Pavement To Aid Victims Of Typhoon Haiyan

Hundreds in Los Angeles pounded the pavement on Sunday during a 5K walk to raise funds for the victims and survivors of Typhoon Haiyan.