Section Of MacArthur Park To Close Beginning Friday To Clear Out Homeless CampsThe closure is expected to last 10 weeks.
MacArthur Park To Temporarily Close On Oct. 15Los Angeles City Councilman Gil Cedillo confirmed Monday that the lakeside portion of MacArthur Park, where about 200 homeless people have taken up residence, will temporarily close on Oct. 15 for "much- needed deferred maintenance."
LAPD Releases Body Cam Footage Of Standoff, Shootout With Woman At MacArthur ParkMichelle Renee Lariccia, 43, of Los Angeles, was eventually arrested at the end of that nearly three-hour standoff.
Nonprofits Team Up With City To Vaccinate LA's Most VulnerableNearly 60 Moderna doses were administered Friday to people who don’t typically have access to the internet to register for vaccination.
Woman In Custody After Reported Shootout With Police, Hours-Long Standoff At MacArthur ParkA woman reportedly involved in a shootout with police was taken into custody Friday after a nearly three hour standoff.
Man Charged With Attempted Murder, Hate Crime Of 2 Transgender Women In MacArthur ParkA man was charged Friday for allegedly trying to kill two transgender women in separate incidents in the Westlake District over the past three months.
Demonstrators Call For Justice After Transgender Woman Attacked In Westlake DistrictThe Los Angeles Police Department said it was investigating the attack as a hate crime.
COVID-19 Testing Site Opened At Mexican Consulate In MacArthur Park AreaLos Angeles County Supervisor Hilda Solis and the Mexican Consulate of Los Angeles Wednesday opened a COVID-19 testing site in the MacArthur Park area.
May Day: Thousands Of Workers To March Through Downtown LAThousands of workers from as many as 78 different unions and community groups are expected to march from MacArthur Park to Grand Park in downtown LA this afternoon. The march, which will be kicked off at 3 p.m. with a big rally, is expected to have a big impact on afternoon traffic.
Man Swims Into MacArthur Park Lake In Bizarre Standoff With LAPDThe man, who appeared to be dressed appropriately in shorts and a life vest, swam in the lake’s murky water for nearly two hours before eventually giving up. Officers in two boats monitored the man to make sure he didn’t drown.
LAPD: Man Who Posed As Immigration Lawyer Alleged To Have Demanded Sex For Legal ServicesThe Los Angeles Police Dept. said Jose Morales, 67, was arrested on April 26 after a woman reported he tried to convince her to have sex with him in exchange for a discount on legal services regarding her husband's immigration case.
Body Found In MacArthur Park LakePolice pulled the male victim from the lake Wednesday morning.
2 In Critical Condition After Truck Backs Into 4 Sleeping Men At MacArthur ParkAt least four people were taken to hospitals in critical condition after a car plowed into a crowd inside MacArthur Park in the Westlake District.
Speed Possible Factor In Deadly Single-Vehicle Fiery Rollover Crash Near MacArthur ParkThe 26-year-old female driver was pronounced dead at the scene.
Coyote Tracked By Researchers Drowns In Lake At MacArthur ParkA coyote researchers were tracking to see how the animals live in extremely urbanized areas has drowned in a popular Los Angeles park.