Family Of Woman Hit, Killed By Truck In 2018 Calls For Driver To Be ChargedThe family of a 77-year-old woman who was struck and killed in 2018 by the driver of a pick-up truck in Compton called on District Attorney George Gascón Friday to reopen the case and file charges against the driver.
Shots Fired At Deputy On Patrol In ComptonA Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputy was shot at while responding to a call Thursday night. Law enforcement is still looking for the shooter or shooters.
Man Fatally Shot In Compton, Shooter At LargeA man was shot to death Sunday in Compton and sheriff's detectives were searching for the shooter.
Compton Rally Goers Want Justice For Aisha Miereles Whose Death Last Month Was Ruled A SuicideFamily members, friends and supporters marched on Saturday to bring attention to the death of Aisha Mireles, who was found dead near a bridge in Compton last month.
Sheriff's Deputies Arrest Suspect After He Barricaded Himself In A Compton Residence For More Than 7 HoursOn Friday, Sheriff's Deputies peacefully arrested a man suspected of assault with a deadly weapon after a standoff that lasted more than seven hours.
Dodgers Celebrate Jackie Robinson Day, Unveil Dreamfields In ComptonOn the same day baseball players across the nation donned the number 42 to honor Jackie Robinson, the Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation unveiled the first phase of its $2.7 million Dreamfields complex in Compton.
Compton Neighborhood Recovering After Massive Pallet Yard Fire Destroys StructuresThe cleanup continued Thursday for a massive pallet yard fire that sent flames and plumes of thick black smoke into the Compton sky on Wednesday.
Woman Fatally Shot In ComptonThe shooting occurred at around 5:50 a.m. in the 1600 block of East Kay Street, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
$10K Reward Offered To Catch Killer Of Benedict College Football Player Rodney Donaldson Jr.Rodney Donaldson Jr. was walking in the 500 block of North Kemp Street in Compton the night of Jan. 2 when he was shot and killed.
Ten People Arrested At Compton DUI Checkpoint10 people were arrested at a DUI/driver's license checkpoint in Compton between 6 p.m. Friday through 2 a.m. Saturday.
LA County COVID Vaccination Sites Focusing On Equity, AccessMore vaccine sites are opening up in Los Angeles County to help get shots to underserved communities hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Rival Gang Members Sentenced To Over 80 Years Behind Bars For Killing Toddler In 2018 Compton ShootoutTwo ex-convicts, who were rival gang members, were sentenced on Friday in the shooting death of 3-year-old Franklin Pon-Ros.
Buses Burn, Transformers Explode After Massive Blaze Breaks Out At Compton Pallet YardThe fire sparked transformer explosions which lit up the sky. The blaze also spread to a nearby bus yard, setting several buses ablaze.
Arrest Made In Murders Of 3 Homeless People Found Stabbed To Death Near Compton Creek BedTracy Walker, 56, implicated himself in the three murders, which dated back to last summer, according to Los Angeles County sheriff’s officials.
Compton School District, Health Group Partner For Mass Vaccination Sites At Schools Throughout CityThe partnership, the first of its kind in Los Angeles County, plans to vaccinate tens of thousands of Compton residents once community vaccination begins.