The victim, who wish to be identified only as Joe, says he required 11 stitches above his nose and several staples on the back of his head after the confrontation near the intersection of Ranchero Road and Cottonwood Avenue last Wednesday night.
There have been six shootings in two days, including one Tuesday morning involving a 13-year-old girl struck by a stray bullet at a bus stop.
Police said a small crowd gathered around the officers and refused to disperse.
Property and violent crime in the city of Los Angeles were down for the 10th consecutive year in 2012, the city’s mayor and police chief said Monday.
Thousands of civilian volunteers are helping to put a serious dent in the county crime rate, according to the L.A. County Sheriff’s Department.
Overall criminal activity has declined by more than 12.5 percent in the first nine months of 2011 compared with the same period last year.
Violent crime has dropped significantly so far this year — but law enforcement officials give much of the credit for the decline to its civilian partners.
An investigation is underway into a violent home invasion robbery in South El Monte that left a 50-year-old woman beaten and robbed.
The high court’s ruling overturned the previous ruling from the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Sacramento that said the law violated minors’ rights under the First Amendment.
A massive manhunt is still underway for the third would-be robber in a violent jewelry store heist in Orange County.
With the recent deadly outbreak of tornadoes in the Midwest, twisters are on everybody’s mind, including Frank from El Segundo. Frank wanted to know how tornadoes are rated.
2011 has seen fewer violent crimes committed in Los Angeles County, according to data released Wednesday.
Charlie Sheen wants you to know the tickets are gone for his pair of live appearances next month.