Three Men Shot Dead In Palmdale, Fourth Man WoundedThree men dead at the scene and a fourth man wounded.
'Palmdale Mountain Wave' Causes Hurricane-Strength WindsThe Palmdale Mountain Wave is caused when southwesterly air flowing over the San Gabriel Mountains is met by “an inversion on top that pushes the air down," according to the National Weather Service.
Passenger In Mortuary Van Killed In Palmdale CrashAuthorities say the mortuary van on Sierra Highway had a green light as the driver was turning left onto Palmdale Boulevard, when a vehicle going east on Palmdale at a high rate of speed slammed into the van, which overturned.
School Principal Charged With Murder In Fatal Palmdale DUI WreckAuthorities say the principal veered into oncoming traffic and slammed head-on into another car, killing a 29-year-old woman.
School Principal Involved In Suspected DUI Crash That Killed WomanA 2014 Jeep Wrangler was driving southbound on 50th Street East, north of Avenue P at about 6:50 p.m. Thursday at an unknown speed when the driver went into the southbound lanes and crashed head-on with a 2010 Mazda 3, killing Jessica Ordaz, 29, of Lancaster.
Dual False Reports Of Shootings At Two Palmdale Middle SchoolsAuthorities received two phone calls Monday reporting shootings at a pair of Palmdale middle schools that turned out to be false, and three people were later taken into custody.
Missing Elderly Palmdale Couple Found In Desert; Husband Dead, Wife AliveThey were found in an open desert area near Adelanto. The Davises had been married for 63 years.
Palmdale Mayor Pleads Not Guilty To Receiving Thousands Of Dollars IllegallyProsecutors say that Jim Ledford illegally received $60,000 annually through shell companies for a period of eight years.
Man In Palmdale Critically Wounded, Possibly Over Parking SpotAccording to sources at the scene, the shooting occurred over a heated argument concerning a parking space at the Desert Village Apartment Complex, with a man being shot in the abdomen.
Woman Killed In Palmdale Hit-And-Run, Suspect At LargeThe 40-year-old woman was killed on the Sierra Highway. The suspect vehicle was described as a silver Lexus SUV with front and right-side damage.
Mourners For Boy Allegedly Tortured To Death Asked To Wear Superhero ShirtsClassmates said Anthony Avalos would stand up for them against bullies at school, and at home he would do the same for his siblings.
Deputies Investigating After Family Tied Up, Man Pistol-Whipped In Violent Home Invasion In PalmdaleWhen investigators arrived to the house, they found the family inside was tied up and robbed of cash and property.
Family, Teachers Protest Alleged DCFS Inaction Following Death Of 2nd Abused BoyDCFS claims it received more than a dozen calls about the suspected abuse of 10-year-old Anthony Avalos of Lancaster. The boy died in June from a head injury, and now his mother and her boyfriend are in custody accused of murder and torture.
3 Robbed In Palmdale Home-Invasion May Have Been TargetedAuthorities say the suspects may have followed the three victims home from the restaurant they own and it’s possible they were targeted because of their business.
LA Sheriff's Deputy Relieved Of Duty For Alleged 6-Car DUI Crash After Being On The Job For 6 MonthsThe Los Angeles County Sheriff's Dept. confirmed Nicholas Smith, 24, of Palmdale was relieved of his duty as of 7:35 am Sunday. The agency said he had been with the department for six months.