San Pedro-Based Coast Guard Crew Seizes 2,800 Pounds Of Cocaine Worth $38.5 MillionThe crew retrieved the bales of cocaine found drifting in international waters of the eastern Pacific Ocean last week. The 2,800 pounds of cocaine has a street value of about $38.5 million according to the Coast Guard.
SUV Plunges Down San Pedro Cliff; Driver Found Swimming In OceanSomehow, the 33-year-old man – the sole occupant of the SUV – managed to get out with just minor injuries, Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman Brian Humphrey said. But he was unable to climb the cliff to get back to the road.
Firefighters Putting Out Car Fire Find Body In San PedroThe age and gender of the person found was not known at this time. The cause of the person’s death will be determined by the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office.
Feds Charge San Pedro Gang Members With Trafficking Drugs Out Of Local Hotel, BarsMore than a dozen members of a San Pedro gang under the control of the Mexican Mafia have been indicted in a drug trafficking ring federal authorities say was being conducted out of local bars and hotels.
Dock Worker Killed, Second Injured After Tire Explodes At Port Of LAA tire on a top loader exploded at Pier 300.
LAPD Officer Runs From Downtown To San Pedro In Memory Of Fallen PartnerAn LAPD officer is running through Los Angeles in full gear, but he’s not chasing any suspects or running from a shooter – he’s doing it in memory of his fallen partner.
Perris Man Arrested In Violent San Pedro RapeA Perris man has been arrested in connection with a San Pedro rape, and investigators believe he may have more victims.
Big Rig Fire, Explosion Sends Up Huge Plume Of Smoke At Port Of Los AngelesThe blast blew out the windows of at least four units at a nearby apartment building.
Car Linked To Double Murder In San Pedro Leads High-Speed Chase Into CoronaPolice spotted the car in Carson after midnight, and gave chase all the way into Corona, reaching speeds as high as 120 mph as it zig-zagged across Southern California.
2 Brothers Dead In San Pedro ShootingTwo brothers are dead and a third man was wounded after two separate shootings in San Pedro.