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LAPD: Possible Drunk Driver Flips Car Into Front Yard In Watts

The car rolled over and came to a stop in front of a duplex on Compton Avenue around 3:30 a.m.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/17/2015

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Monument That Honors Those Who Have Died In Watts Unites Community

A monument dedicated to families and individuals who have died sits in Watts uniting a community.

05/11/2015

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LA City Council To Hold Hearing On Minimum Wage Hike Proposal In Watts

A Los Angeles City Council committee will hold a public hearing in Watts tonight to talk about a proposal to raise the minimum wage to as high as $15.25 per hour by 2019.

03/26/2015

Dangerous Crosswalk Sums Up Residents’ Frustration As Watts Riots Anniversary Nears

Nearly half a century after racially-charged riots devastated the city of Watts, some residents are still asking if help is on the way.

02/26/2015

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Detectives Seek 2 Men Accused In Watts Shooting

Detectives investigated the circumstances surrounding a shooting Saturday that hospitalized a man in his 30’s.

CBS Los Angeles–12/20/2014

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Public’s Help Sought After Woman Killed, Man Injured In Watts Shooting

Police Monday were seeking the public’s help for any information that would lead to the arrest of the suspect responsible for killing a 29-year-old woman in South Los Angeles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/27/2014

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Bystander Injured After Pursuit Ends In Crash Near Watts

Authorities say two suspects were taken into custody following a pursuit that ended in a crash near the Watts-area of Los Angeles. One bystander was injured.

09/24/2014

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4 Boys Among 6 Injured In Traffic Collision In Watts

Authorities say six people were injured following a traffic collision in Watts.

05/03/2014

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Officials Celebrate Success Of First-Ever Girl Scout Troop Established In Watts

Officials Wednesday celebrated the success of the first-ever Girl Scout troop established in Watts.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/05/2014

First-Ever Girl Scout Troop In Watts Established In Partnership With LAPD

The first-ever Girl Scout Troop in Watts has been developed in partnership with the Los Angeles Police Department and Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/05/2014

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Watts Man Charged In Christmas Day Murder Of Stepfather

A 22-year-old man was charged Friday with murder in the fatal stabbing of his stepfather on Christmas Day.

12/27/2013

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Man, 23, Arrested In Fatal Stabbing Of Stepfather On Christmas Morning

A 23-year-old Los Angeles man accused of fatally stabbing his stepfather in the back on Christmas morning was arrested on suspicion of murder, police said.

12/26/2013

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Man, 54, Fatally Stabbed In Watts

A 54-year-old man was stabbed to death Christmas Day in Watts, authorities said.

12/25/2013

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New Mural Unveiled In Watts In Sync With Christmas Parade

A mural created by two high-profile artists was unveiled in Watts on Saturday.

12/14/2013

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Teen With Cancer Granted Wish To Fly In Helicopter

An 18-year-old teen was granted a special wish Thursday to fly in a helicopter.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/12/2013

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