Venice

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Lifeguards Warn Of Strong Rip Currents At LA Beaches

Lifeguards warned the public on Wednesday of dangerous rip currents that have formed along the coast of Los Angeles County beaches.

2 hours ago

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LA County Lifeguards Warn Of Strong Rip Currents Along Coast

Lifeguards say a south swell brought powerful currents to L.A. County beaches, resulting in a rescue effort just south of the Venice Pier around 3 p.m.

CBS2 / KCAL9–18 hours ago

Venice lightning strike victim Nick Fagnano in an undated photo. (credit: Fagnano Family/CBS)

Loved Ones Remember Man Killed In Venice Lightning Strike

Loved ones of Nick Fagnano gathered on the sand at 2:30 p.m. – the moment he was struck by lightning one year ago.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/27/2015

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Knife-Wielding Man Shot By LAPD Officers Dies Of His Injuries

A man who was shot by Los Angeles police for brandishing a knife at a Venice coffeehouse on Monday has died, authorities said Thursday.

07/16/2015

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Only On 9: Burglar May Have Captured His Own Likeness On Cellphone Video

Police say they’re not sure if this alleged hot prowler is responsible for other crimes in the area. But with 30 hot prowl burglaries committed since the beginning of the year, they can’t rule it out.

07/15/2015

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Man With A Knife Shot By Officers In Venice

A man was injured in an officer-involved shooting with the LAPD Monday after reportedly waving a large knife in the street.

07/13/2015

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Woman Dies, 2 Hospitalized After Apparent GHB Overdose In Venice Beach

Firefighters and paramedics responded to a residence at 23rd Street and Speedway just before 5 a.m.

07/12/2015

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Plan To Celebrate July 4th Along The Coast? Expect To See Tar Balls

The coast is expected to be a top destination this holiday weekend, but beach-goers beware: tar balls are still being reported from Malibu to Manhattan Beach.

07/02/2015

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‘Amazing Race’ Kicks Off 27th Season At Venice Beach

Fans of CBS’ “Amazing Race” were in for a treat Monday as the show kicked off it’s 27th trip around the world along the Venice boardwalk.

06/22/2015

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LAPD: Arrest Made In Stabbing Outside Popular Venice Bar

Officer were dispatched to James’ Beach bar, located on 60 North Venice Boulevard, around 2:30 a.m. A male victim was found stabbed at the scene, according to Lt. Daniel Gonzales.

06/13/2015

Authorities identified LAPD Officer Clifford Proctor - pictured here on crutches - as the officer involved in the May 5 shooting. (Photo credit: CBS)

Police Release Identity Of LAPD Officer Involved in Venice Shooting

Authorities have identified the LAPD officer involved in the deadly shooting of a homeless man in Venice as Officer Clifford Proctor.

05/20/2015

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Leaders Of Venice Temple Upset About Recent Raid Over Kombucha Tea

Leaders of a new-age spiritual community say they’re outraged by a recent raid over the fermented tea Kombucha at their Venice temple.

05/15/2015

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Activists Demand Release Of Security Video Of Fatal Shooting Of Unarmed Homeless Man

A group of activists Tuesday were demanding the LAPD release security video of a deadly police shooting of an unarmed homeless man in Venice.

05/12/2015

Tensions ran high last Thursday as Venice residents voiced outrage over the fatal shooting of unarmed homeless man Brendon Glenn. (CBS)

Mayor Cites ‘Previous Commitments,’ ‘Family Engagement’ For Absence At Venice Meeting

Mayor Eric Garcetti told KNX 1070 he was unable to attend a community meeting in Venice last week about the fatal shooting of a homeless man by police due to “previous commitments”.

05/11/2015

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Protesters Demand To See Surveillance Video Of Deadly Police Shooting In Venice

Angry community members met Saturday in Venice Beach to protest police and demand that they release security camera video of the deadly shooting.

05/09/2015

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