2-Year-Old Labrador Joins Compton Fire Department's Arson Investigations TeamBrownie, a 2-year-old Labrador, is the newest arson investigator with the Compton Fire Department. She is only the second arson K9 in all of Los Angeles County.
Compton Launches Largest Universal Basic Income Program In The NationThe Compton Pledge, which will be launched by the end of this year, will distribute cash relief to a pre-verified group of low-income Compton residents.
3 LA County Sheriff's Deputies Under Fire By Compton Officials For Rough Arrest Caught On VideoA 24-year-old man whose rough arrest by three Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies was caught on video has filed a written complaint with the department, alleging police brutality and intimidation of his family and calling for their firing.
Earthquake: 3.7-Magnitude Quake Hits ComptonA preliminary 3.7-magnitude earthquake was reported in Compton shortly after midnight Friday.
Wild Chase Out Of Whittier Runs Out Of Gas In ComptonThe driver ran through red lights, onto the wrong side of the street and at time reached speeds of more than 80 miles per hour on side streets.
Clean Water Coming: Troubled Compton Water System Getting OverhaulThe Sativa Water District is getting a new filtration system and adding new water lines.
Investigators: SUV Involved In Chase, Deadly Shootout Registered To Rapper YGA 2018 black Cadillac Escalade is reportedly a company car registered in the name of Keenon Jackson with an address in Sherman Oaks, according to Los Angeles County sheriff’s officials. Keenon is the rapper known as YG.
Man Shot To Death While Sitting In Compton Car, Gunman At LargeThe victim was sitting in a car when a gunman walked up and shot him to death.
Pursuit With Stolen Car Ends With Violent Crash In Compton, 3 HospitalizedWhile trying to escape deputies, the suspect vehicle slammed into another car at the intersection of Compton and Long Beach boulevards.
South Section Of Metro Blue Line To Reopen Saturday, North Section To CloseA $350 million project to upgrade Metro’s oldest light rail line is at its halfway point.
Driver Runs Away After Hitting, Killing 20-Year-Old Jennifer Lopez In ComptonFollowing the crash, a driver abandoned their vehicle and fled on foot.
2 On Your Side: Compton Struggles To Fix Pothole Problem Plaguing City Streets“I know I have to zigzag through the streets going home, and it's very difficult. And my vehicle is damaged. Who has the time, who has the money, to go ahead get these things fixed immediately?”
Two Men Gunned Down In Compton, Suspect At LargeThere was no word on a motive in the shooting or whether it was gang-related.
Single Mother Shot To Death In Compton, Days After Teen's Body Was FoundDeputies were called out to the 1700 block of East San Luis Street at about 10 p.m. Tuesday, where they found a woman suffering at least one gunshot wound to the upper torso, authorities said.
Officials ID Teen Girl Found Dead In Compton Industrial AreaSamantha Bustos, 15, was discovered in some bushes by a passerby walking to work a little before 1:30 a.m. Monday morning. No arrests have been made.