Nationally Recognized Math, Astronomy Scholar 1 of 2 Men Killed In South LA Drive-By ShootingTwo childhood friends were killed and a neighbor was wounded in a drive-by shooting in the driveway of a South Los Angeles home.
Deputy Who Received Salary While On Unpaid Leave To Stand Trial In Attack On Elderly MotherAntonio Ramirez, 45, pleaded not guilty on July 31 to one count each of elder abuse, resisting an executive officer and carrying a dirk or dagger, all felonies, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office.
Swath Of Bel Air, Including Getty Center, Hit By Power OutagePower went out to about 660 LADWP customers at about 2:50 a.m. Thursday in an area east of the 405 Freeway at Sunset Boulevard to Veteran Avenue and Bellagio Road.
Congress Proposes Bill To Increase Section 8 Funding Amid LA Homeless CrisisThere is a new effort to help ease the homeless crisis in Southern California.
Judge Denies City's Request To Toss NRA Lawsuit Over Disclosure OrdinanceA federal judge Monday denied a request by the city to dismiss a National Rifle Association lawsuit challenging a new law that requires city contractors to disclose any ties to the group.
County Supervisors Cancel $1.7B Contract For Downtown Jail FacilityThe Los Angeles County Supervisors have voted to cancel plans for a new jail in downtown Los Angeles.
Domestic Violence Incident In East LA Turns Into Hollywood StandoffA dozen apartments near Lockwood and Virgil Avenue in East Hollywood were evacuated as police tried to make contact with the suspect, who was holed up in a unit in the 4300 block of Lockwood.
AP: 9 Women Accuse Opera Legend Placido Domingo Of Sexual HarassmentEight singers and a dancer have told the AP that they were sexually harassed by the long-married, Spanish-born superstar in encounters that took place over three decades beginning in the late 1980s, at venues that included opera companies where he held top managerial positions.
Slain LAPD Officer Juan Diaz Honored In Memorial ServiceDiaz was off-duty on July 27 when he went to a taco stand in Lincoln Heights with his girlfriend and her two brothers. While there, he confronted a gang member who was tagging a sidewalk and asked him to stop – and was fatally shot.
Debra Tate Opens Up About Sister Sharon Tate's Murder By Manson FollowersFifty years after her sister was murdered by the Manson Family, Debra Tate found Margot Robbie’s portrayal of Sharon Tate in the film “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood” bittersweet.
Mountain Lion P-61 Successfully Crosses 405 Freeway In Sepulveda PassP-61’s successful crossing is in the same general vicinity where another mountain lion, P-18, was struck and killed by a car in 2011 and an uncollared lion suffered the same fate in 2009.
Crash Into South LA Auto Shop Leads Police To Marijuana Growing OperationOfficers responding to a crash just before midnight at Manchester Avenue and Kansas discovered what appeared to be a marijuana grow house in the auto shop the car had smashed into.
Grenade Found While Crews Cleared Sepulveda Basin Homeless EncampmentThe grenade was found in a charred area of the Sepulveda Basin, where a fire erupted last Tuesday. The fire scorched brush and destroyed several homeless encampments.
LA County Deputy Found To Be Getting Salary, Benefits While Not Working Since 2016Antonio Ramirez, 45, was arrested on July 29 after a 911 call reported an intoxicated man throwing items inside a garage, according to a statement released by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department on Friday. Deputies identified Ramirez as an off-duty deputy.
Suspect In Monrovia Kidnapping In Custody After Downtown LA Standoff; Girlfriend Still MissingThe gray car with a license plate matching the one reported in the Monrovia kidnapping was found by LAPD officers at about 3 a.m. near Hill and Second streets.