The City Council voted unanimously Wednesday to approve a series of land use and planning laws that have taken four years to draft.
Sixty-two-year-old Donald Johnson was taken into custody Wednesday after a fellow park employee found a SIM card from a cell phone at the Ted Watkins Memorial Park near Watts, where Johnson has worked for four decades.
Authorities Monday said a man was killed and his wife wounded after a shooting at their South Los Angeles home.
Authorities say three young children watched their father fatally shoot their mother and then take his own life at a home in Watts Friday night.
Two men and a woman are dead after a shooting and barricade situation at a home in Watts.
Authorities on Sunday continued to investigate the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting in Watts.
Police are searching for a hit-and-run driver who fatally struck an 18-year-old special needs student in Watts Saturday evening.
A mother was struck by a hit-and-run driver while her son and his friend were trick-or-treating Wednesday night.
Two students at the University of Southern California have stepped up to try and rescue a nearby high school so that it can reopen for the 2012-2013 school year.
A 32-year-old woman was killed in a rollover crash in Watts Saturday evening.
Authorities say several people were recovering Thursday from fireworks injuries.
A 15-year-old boy will be arraigned Friday morning on murder charges in the fatal shooting of an infant boy while he lay in his father’s arms outside a South Los Angeles home.
Police on Monday said an arrest could be imminent in the fatal shooting of a one-year-old baby in Watts.
Authorities are asking for the public’s help in finding a teenager who shot and killed a 1-year-old boy and injured the baby’s father.
A 1-year-old boy is fighting for his life and his father is in serious condition after they were shot near Watts Monday night.