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Teen Suicide Prevention Topic At Tearful Vigil For West Covina Student

Ian Lee Armas’ heartbroken mother addressed a large crowd at the candlelit gathering in memory of her son, a high school sophomore.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/09/2015

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Former Teachers Plead Not Guilty To Felony Sex Charges For San Clemente Beach Party

Two former Covina-Valley Unified School District teachers pleaded not guilty Wednesday to felony sex charges in connection with a San Clemente camping trip involving underage students, alcohol and drugs.

03/04/2015

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Baldwin Park Man Arrested After Passenger Is Killed In Crash

A Baldwin Park man was arrested on charges of felony drunken driving and vehicular manslaughter after a Friday night crash that killed a passenger in his car, West Covina police said Saturday.

02/14/2015

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Exclusive: LAPD Takes CBS2 On Ride-Along With New Task Force Targeting Street Racing

Sheena Minaya says her beloved grandmother, the woman who she happily spoiled her and her relatives, was on her way home from the hospital when the unthinkable happened.

02/09/2015

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Rialto Man Allegedly Busted With 28 Grams Of Meth In His Buttocks

Police in West Covina on Sunday arrested a Rialto man who they said had a probation violation before discovering he also had 28 grams of meth hidden in his buttocks.

02/08/2015

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Man, Woman Sentenced For Robbing, Torturing, Sexually Assaulting Male Victim

The victim was bound, beaten, robbed, tasered and sodomized with a curling iron.

02/05/2015

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Parents Grill School Administrators Over Sex Scandal In West Covina

Concerns ranged from student and teacher interaction through social media, to the recent arrest of several teachers within the school district.

01/29/2015

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West Covina Police Hope Photo Will Lead Them To Hit-And-Run Suspect

West Covina police hope a photo will help lead them to a driver suspected of plowing into a pedestrian and fleeing the scene.

01/28/2015

Police in West Covina are searching for the driver of this vehicle. (credit: West Covina Police Dept.)

West Covina Police Asking Public’s Help To Identify Hit-And-Run Driver

The victim was struck by a light colored Jeep Grand Cherokee.

01/24/2015

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Former Student Files Suit Alleging He Was Attacked By South Hills High School Teacher

An 18-year-old man has filed a lawsuit alleging that he was attacked by his art teacher, Scott Stragier, while in ceramics class.

01/21/2015

Melody Lippert and Michelle Ghirelli (credit: OCSD)

Classes Resume After 2 Teachers Arrested For Having Sex With Male Students

Students will return to class Tuesday for the first time since two female teachers were arrested for allegedly having sex with students on a beach camping trip.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/20/2015

Melody Lippert and Michelle Ghirelli (credit: OCSD)

2 West Covina Teachers Arrested For Allegedly Having Sex With Students At Beach

Two women who work as teachers in West Covina have been arrested for allegedly having sex with students on a beach camping trip.

CBS Los Angeles–01/18/2015

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Suspect Arrested After Pursuit In West Covina

Authorities have made an arrest in a residential area in West Covina after a pursuit.

01/14/2015

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Wrestling Coach Booked On Suspicion Of Inappropriate Conduct With Teen

Authorities in West Covina say a part-time wrestling coach has been arrested and booked on suspicion of engaging in inappropriate conduct with a 17-year-old.

01/13/2015

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Female Passenger Involved In West Covina DUI Crash Last Month Dies

A Los Angeles woman injured in a DUI crash last month in West Covina has died.

01/09/2015

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