LAFD Investigators Seeking Person Of Interest After Fire Damages Koreatown Restaurant's Outdoor Dining TentA fire was set outside a restaurant in the 900 block of South Vermont Avenue just after midnight on April 2. The fire damaged the restaurant’s outdoor canopy/tent that had been set up to accommodate outdoor dining.
Volunteers Strive To Make Koreatown Residents Feel Safe During Rise In Hate Crimes Against AsiansIn an effort to curb a rise in hate crimes against Asians and Asian-Americans, volunteers offered safety and companionship to residents of Koreatown Thursday.
Hundreds Gather In Chinatown, Koreatown Rally To Stop Asian HateIn Chinatown Saturday evening, a crowd gathered seeking light out of darkness just days after a mass shooting in Atlanta that left eight people dead, including six Asian women. In Los Angeles, grief is evolving.
Stop Asian Hate Solidarity March, Rally To Be Held In Koreatown SaturdayThe Korean American Federation of Los Angeles will hold a #StopAsianHate march and rally in Koreatown on Saturday
Hate Crimes Against Asian Americans Increase During PandemicDenny Kim said he was walking down Kenmore Avenue, between Wilshire Boulevard and 6th Street, Feb. 16 when two men attacked him. "They told me to go back to China," Kim said.
Suspect Arrested In Koreatown Shooting Of Woman, DogPolice have made an arrest in the murder of a 38-year-old woman who was shot and killed in Koreatown last month.
Homicide Suspect Reportedly Barricaded In Koreatown Building Left Before Officers ArriveAccording to the Los Angeles Police Department, officers were called to the building in the 3200 block of W. 8th Street at about 4:30 p.m. for reports that a person was barricaded inside.
Anti-Semitic Graffiti On Wilshire Boulevard Temple Investigated As Hate CrimeA witness called police to report someone had vandalized the building, spraying a Nazi symbol on the wall along with the words “I hate your race.” Sky 2 was overhead to capture a worker cleaning up the graffiti later in the day.
Woman Shot, Killed In Koreatown In Possible Attempted Carjacking; Dog WoundedPolice responded at 1:10 a.m. to a shooting near the intersection of Council Street and Mariposa Avenue, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.
Man Struck And Killed In Koreatown, Driver Speeds AwayIt’s unclear if police have obtained any surveillance video of the collision or if there were any witnesses.
Police Investigating After Fetus Found In Middle Of Koreatown StreetOfficers with the Los Angeles Police Department were investigating Wednesday evening after a fetus was found in the middle of a Koreatown street.
Fire Torches Home In KoreatownThere was no word on the cause and circumstances of the fire.
Democrat Jimmy Gomez Wins Reelection To US House In California's 34th Congressional DistrictDemocratic incumbent Rep. Jimmy Gomez has won reelection, the Associated Press projected Tuesday.
2 Drivers Wanted In Koreatown Hit-And-Run That Killed 87-Year-Old ManChan Wook Park, 87, died after he was hit by two cars on Feb. 22 in the area of 8th Street and Westmoreland in Koreatown.
Police: 2 Hospitalized After Apparent Murder-Suicide Attempt In KoreatownTwo people were hospitalized in Los Angeles on Thursday afternoon after an apparent murder-suicide attempt, police said.