West Covina

How to avoid being scammed. (credit: West Covina Police)

Police In West Covina Warn Residents, Businesses About Fake Fire Inspection Scam

The same scam artist ripped off a car dealership for $6,000.


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Crews Battle Fire At West Covina Strip Mall

The fire was reported at 3:57 a.m. at 530 Glendora Avenue, the Los Angeles County Fire Department said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/28/2014

An accident involving a deputy was reported on Interstate 10 in West Covina on Jan. 23, 2014. (credit: CBS)

Deputy Struck By Vehicle On Interstate 10 In West Covina

A Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputy Thursday was struck by a vehicle on Interstate 10 in West Covina.


A series of brush fires are burning in and around Azusa Thursday. (credit: CBS)

Evacuations Ordered With Brush Fires Burning In And Around Azusa

There is no word when the evacuation order will be lifted.


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Attorney: Teacher Seized Christmas Candy Canes, Told Student ‘Jesus Is Not Allowed In School’

Religious freedom advocates are calling on the West Covina Unified School District to adopt policy changes and issue a formal apology after an alleged bullying incident involving a 6-year-old Christian student.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/06/2014

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Former West Covina Insurance Agent Accused Of Posting Craiglist Ad To Steal Identity Of Job Applicant

A former insurance broker-agent faces charges of grand theft, forgery and identity theft for allegedly using another agent’s identity to obtain a credit card and purchase life insurance policies in order to collect the commissions.


Joe Camacho, a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu instructor and competitor, was considered a pioneer in the world of mixed martial arts (MMA). (Photo credit: Paul Archuleta/FilmMagic/Getty Images)

Coroner’s Office To Investigate Death Of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Instructor

Authorities said a police investigation was underway Monday in the death of MMA pioneer Joe Camacho.


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Police Question Bloody, Stabbed Man At West Covina 7-Eleven

Authorities on Saturday questioned a 20-something man they said was found bloodied at a West Covina 7-Eleven.


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West Covina Man With Rare Growth Condition Overcomes Physical Challenges To Help Others

A West Covina man with an extremely rare growth condition is overcoming his physical challenges to help others.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/26/2013

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Azusa Man, 26, Arrested For Making String Of Shooting Threats In East San Gabriel Valley

An Azusa man was arrested Tuesday for allegedly making a series of phone threats against several schools, a health facility and a shopping mall in the east San Gabriel Valley last week.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/17/2013


Lockdown Lifted After Reported Threat To West Covina Hospital

A lockdown affecting at least four San Gabriel Valley hospitals was lifted Monday afternoon following an reported threat.


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Probe Launched After Baby Drowns At Valinda Home

Authorities Saturday responded to a home in the San Gabriel Valley to conduct an investigation after an 8-month-old infant drowned.


Rodney Morris (L), Jonathan Wattie (C), and Amanda Castro (R). (credit: Sheriff's Public Affairs)

Three Suspects Arrested In Connection With Armed Robbery Of West Covina Councilman

Two men and a woman were arrested Tuesday in connection with the armed robbery of West Covina City Councilman Andre McIntyre.


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Deputies Arrest Man For Attempted Kidnapping Of Girl, 6

Authorities announce the arrest of a 33-year-old man they said attempted to kidnap a 6-year-old girl from Arcadia Park Sunday afternoon.


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Off-Duty Paramedic Describes Rescuing Man Who Sawed Arms At Home Depot

Police said a man who sawed his own arms to the bone at a West Covina Home Depot Wednesday wouldn’t be alive if it wasn’t for the heroics of an off-duty paramedic.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/11/2013




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