Violence

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Local Psychologist Shares Warning Signs Of Workplace Violence

Wednesday’s tragic shooting in Virginia has shed light on violence in the workplace, and a local psychologist wants to share warning signs to look out for.

08/26/2015

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34 Percent Of Polled Moviegoers Want Armed Guards In Movie Theaters

The most recent movie theater shooting in Nashville has raised questions regarding theater safety all across the nation.

08/05/2015

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After Weekend Of Deadly Shootings, Community Begs City To Get Handle On Gang Violence In South LA

“We’re living in a war zone,” said Olivia Barbour, “I was in the military and I never saw this much action.”

07/31/2015

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LAPD Chief Blames ‘Ongoing Dispute’ For Apparent Spike In Gang Violence

LAPD Chief Charlie Beck says a weekend outbreak of shootings in South Los Angeles was more likely the result of a long-standing dispute between two rival gangs and not social media posts.

07/29/2015

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2 Dead After Unrelated Shootings Occur Within Minutes Of Each Other

Two separate overnight shootings left two people dead on Saturday.

05/23/2015

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Parolee Charged With Murder, Attempted Murder Of Ex In 4-Day Crime Spree

Covina police accuse Manuel Lujan, a Cyclones gang member, of committing an assault with a handgun in Valinda, an unincorporated area of L.A. County, on April 26, and committing a robbery minutes later.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/04/2015

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LA To Launch 2015 Gun Buyback Program On Saturday

The program, which has taken over 13,000 weapons off the streets in its six years of existence, is set to begin again on Saturday, when the LAPD and City Hall will team up once more as part of the city’s Gang-Reduction and Youth Development program.

05/04/2015

Kings defenseman Slava Voynov in court earlier this year. (CBS)

Wife Of Kings’ Voynov May Face Contempt Ruling If She Opts Not To Testify

A Superior Court judge says Marta Varlamova could be held in contempt of court if she refuses to testify in the pending domestic violence case against Slava Voynov.

05/04/2015

Oxnard Police believe this is the suspect in the 2014 murder of 78-year-old Ruben Alfaro. (credit: Oxnard Police)

Sketch Of Murder Suspect Released Near Anniversary Of 78-Year-Old Oxnard Man’s Slaying

Investigators have conducted multiple canvasses, examined evidence, and contacted numerous witnesses in the open investigation.

04/24/2015

Residents of Palms met with community leaders and law enforcement on Thursday to come up with ideas to stem violence in their community. (credit: CBS)

Residents In Palms Concerned About Recent Spike Of Violence In Their Community

“In the past week,” Carlos Chicas said “we have been forced to bear witness to two murders and three attempted murders.”

04/23/2015

Two of the three armed suspects police said robbed two men during a home invasion in Woodland Hills Friday. (credit: LAPD)

Only On 2: Violent Home Invasion Robbery Captured On Security Video In Woodland Hills

The landord immediately recognized one of the suspects as another tenant.

03/20/2015

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Hip-Hop Mogul Russell Simmons Promotes Peace At Dorsey High

Hundreds of high school students in Inglewood have joined hip hop pioneer Russell Simmons in pledging to promote peace and reduce violence in their lives and communities.

02/04/2015

Dozens attended a town hall meeting in Pacoima Saturday to discuss race and police violence. (credit: CBS)

Dozens Attend Town Hall Meeting In Pacoima To Discuss Race, Police Violence

The groups hoped that a dialog between the police and the black community could help calm tensions.

01/24/2015

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Car Crash Inadvertently Leads Riverside Sheriff’s To Home Containing 2 Dead Men

The deputies found a woman at the wheel, but she was unresponsive and showed signs of injury, he said.

10/19/2014

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Son Of Slain Mayor Says Mom Acted In Self-Defense

In a 911 call released Tuesday, Daniel Crespo Jr. tells a police dispatcher that his father had hurt him and was lying on the floor dying.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/07/2014

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