Whittier

Blanca Stella Negrete (credit: Whittier Police)

Killer, Rapist In Woman’s 1981 Slaying Sentenced To 24 Years In Prison

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.

01/28/2015

(credit: Eliot Schechter/AFP/Getty Images)

Armed Suspect Injured By Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound During Whittier Barricade

Deputies investigated Friday the circumstances surrounding what lead up to an armed barricade in Whittier last night.

CBS Los Angeles–12/26/2014

(credit: CBS)

1 Killed, 1 Injured In Whittier Drive-By Shooting

Detectives investigated the circumstances surrounding a drive-by shooting Sunday that killed a 26-year-old man and injured a teenager.

CBS Los Angeles–12/14/2014

(credit: iStockphoto.com)

Home Security Camera Captures Package Theft In Whittier

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.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/29/2014

(credit: CBS)

Motorcyclist Killed In Crash Identified As Whittier Man

The motorcyclist killed in a Washington Boulevard hit-and-run crash Friday afternoon has been identified as a Whittier man.

10/26/2014

(credit: CBS)

3 Injured After Carjacking Suspect Crashes In South Whittier

A Los Angeles County Fire spokesperson said the suspect crashed into two civilian vehicles at Leffingwell Road and Scott Avenue in South Whittier.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/07/2014

(credit: CBS)

Man Suspected As ‘Hills Bandit’ Nabbed After Pursuit Through Several Counties

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.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/02/2014

(credit: CBS)

Power Outages Make Heat Wave Unbearable For Southland Residents

Power outages cut air conditioning Sunday for thousands of Southland residents suffering through triple-digit heat.

09/14/2014

(credit: istockphoto.com)

Man Gets Death Sentence In 2 San Gabriel Valley Murders

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.

09/08/2014

A woman was fatally stabbed on a street in south Whittier on Sept. 5. (credit: CBS)

Woman Charged In Fatal Stabbing Of South Whittier Mother Of 5

Deputies arrested a 28-year-old woman Saturday in connection with the fatal stabbing of a South Whittier woman.

CBS Los Angeles–09/06/2014

(Generic) (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Coroner’s Office Identifies Woman Killed In Whittier Crash

The 19-year-old woman who died after a single-vehicle crash early Saturday morning has been identified as a Bell Gardens resident.

08/31/2014

(credit: Eliot Schechter/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Shot And Killed In Broad Daylight On Whittier Street

A 34-year-old man has died after being shot in broad daylight in the city of Whittier, authorities said Saturday.

08/30/2014

(Generic) (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

19-Year-Old Woman Killed, 2 Critically Injured In Whittier Crash

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.

08/30/2014

(credit: CBS)

3rd Annual Vigil Held For LA County Sheriff’s Explorer,19, Killed In Drive-By Shooting

A vigil was held Thursday for a 19-year-old man who was killed in a drive-by shooting three years ago tonight.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/28/2014

(credit: CBS)

Whittier School Locked Down After Boy Walks In With Stab Wounds

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.

08/27/2014

more

previous