Tree Trimmer Rescued In Sherman Oaks After Getting Trapped Beneath Palm Fronds Atop A 45-Foot TreeA tree trimmer in Sherman Oaks got stranded, enveloped in layers of fronds, atop a 45 foot palm tree Saturday morning.
Standoff Briefly Shuts Down Westbound 101 Freeway In Encino AreaThe freeway’s westbound lanes were shut down just before 10:30 a.m. after a man reportedly armed with a screwdriver or knife stopped on the freeway, and refused to get out. The California Highway Patrol is negotiating with the man to get him to surrender peacefully.
Off-Duty LAPD Officer Struck In Sherman Oaks Shooting, Suspect In CustodyMoore said the officer, who was only described as working in the detective bureau, was able to disarm the suspect, but was struck multiple times in the chest and once in the thigh.
LA County Enters Orange Tier, Guidelines Ease For Restaurants, Salons; Bars Can Reopen OutdoorsLos Angeles County moved into the state's less restrictive COVID-19 orange tier last week, meaning new business operating guidelines go into effect Monday.
LAPD Releases Composite Sketch Of Man Wanted In 3 Separate San Fernando Valley AssaultsThe same man is believed to have assaulted people in two other incidents – one on Feb. 9 in the 13400 block of Moorpark Street and again on Feb. 12 in the 13000 block of Ventura Boulevard.
LAPD Seeks Public Help To Find Man Accused Of Attacks In Sherman OaksLos Angeles police asked for the public's help Sunday to find a man accused of multiple attacks in Sherman Oaks.
Police Searching For Man Who Attacked Woman Walking Dog In Sherman Oaks, Tried To Strangle HerPolice are searching for a man accused of attacking and trying to strangle a woman in Sherman Oaks.
Jackknifed Big Rig On 405 Freeway In Sherman Oaks Backs Up Traffic For MileSky2 showed traffic backed up for miles. Morning commuters were advised to avoid the area.
Vigil Held For Handyman Shot To Death In Car In Sherman OaksA vigil was held Wednesday night for a handyman senselessly gunned down in what is suspected to be a misunderstanding that turned deadly.
'He Killed My Brother': Family Of Man Fatally Shot In Sherman Oaks Hopes Justice Will Be ServedMondo Martinez, 52, was fatally shot Thursday in a Sherman Oaks neighborhood. His brother, Shad, remembers him as a hardworking handyman who was loved by his family.
Driver Killed In Fiery Box Truck Crash On 101 Freeway In Sherman OaksThe southbound 101 Freeway was shut down for several hours.
Small Business Owners Have Until Monday To Apply For COVID-19 Relief Grants Of Up To $25,000The California Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant Program is aimed at allocating $500 million to small businesses and nonprofits hit hard by the pandemic and the related health and safety restrictions. This latest round of applications opened Tuesday and closes on Feb. 8 at 6 p.m.
Shooting Leaves Man Dead In Sherman Oaks Neighborhood, Suspect ArrestedThe suspect in the shooting, 39-year-old Ethan Wall, was detained at the scene and was later arrested on suspicion of murder.
Iconic Casa Vega Restaurant To Reopen On National Margarita Day