A 12-and-a-half hour standoff ended peacefully Friday morning, with the release of a woman and the arrest of a male suspect, police said.
Thirty-four-year-old Alfred Tapia, a reputed gang member, was being held on attempted murder charges after being turned over to U.S. authorities on Wednesday, according to a Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department spokesperson.
The incident is taking place at Whittier Boulevard and Greenleaf Avenue, according to officials.
The boy was arrested and booked on suspicion of attempted murder of a police officer.
A young woman claims in a lawsuit filed this week she was sexually abused by her former history teacher when she was a student at California High School in Whittier.
An 8-year-old boy Wednesday is being credited with saving his family from a house fire.
A minor accident involving a big rig truck closed off several lanes.
SKY2′s Kevin Takumi reports authorities responded to the scene at approximately 4:20 p.m. after receiving a call about a body in a car at the Whittwood Town Center.
Two people were found dead Thursday following a fire inside a Whittier home.
A 26-year-old Whittier man Thursday faced assault with a deadly weapon charges after his father shot him during an argument.
Authorities need the public’s help in capturing a man they say tried to murder three people in less than a week.
A man was stabbed repeatedly and hit on the head with a hammer Thursday night in Whittier.
Officers responding to a burglary alarm at a Whittier business found 740 marijuana plants and an estimated $100,000 worth of growing equipment from an adjacent welding company, police said.
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has voted to halt proposed oil drilling in Whittier Hills – but the long-running battle is far from over.
Firefighters Tuesday battled a three-alarm fire at a strip mall in Whittier.