A man linked by DNA to the killing of a 21-year-old woman who was sexually assaulted and strangled more than three decades ago has been sentenced to 24 years in state prison.
Deputies investigated Friday the circumstances surrounding what lead up to an armed barricade in Whittier last night.
Detectives investigated the circumstances surrounding a drive-by shooting Sunday that killed a 26-year-old man and injured a teenager.
Footage shows a woman running to the front doorway of the residence on Dittmar Drive and seconds later running to a waiting pick-up truck with seven packages.
The motorcyclist killed in a Washington Boulevard hit-and-run crash Friday afternoon has been identified as a Whittier man.
A Los Angeles County Fire spokesperson said the suspect crashed into two civilian vehicles at Leffingwell Road and Scott Avenue in South Whittier.
Authorities say a man suspected of robbing several banks was arrested Thursday after leading police on a pursuit through several freeways across three Southland counties.
Power outages cut air conditioning Sunday for thousands of Southland residents suffering through triple-digit heat.
A man was sentenced to death Monday for murdering a worker at a Subway sandwich shop in Whittier and a man in a San Gabriel parking lot during robberies about a decade ago.
Deputies arrested a 28-year-old woman Saturday in connection with the fatal stabbing of a South Whittier woman.
The 19-year-old woman who died after a single-vehicle crash early Saturday morning has been identified as a Bell Gardens resident.
A 34-year-old man has died after being shot in broad daylight in the city of Whittier, authorities said Saturday.
Authorities Saturday said a 19-year-old woman was killed and two others were critically injured when their vehicle struck a fire hydrant and tree in Whittier.
A vigil was held Thursday for a 19-year-old man who was killed in a drive-by shooting three years ago tonight.
Frontier Continuation High School was placed on lockdown Wednesday morning after a boy walked into the campus office suffering from stab wounds to his left arm and shoulder, police said.