Preliminary Magnitude 4.3 Earthquake Shakes Carson AreaA preliminary magnitude 4.4 earthquake shook the Carson area Friday night.
LASD Seeks Public Help Locating Abigail Aguilar Martinez Who Was Reported Missing In TorranceAuthorities sought the public's help Wednesday to locate 42-year-old Abigail Aguilar Martinez who was last seen in Torrance.
'We Have To Remember This': Pre-Dawn Ceremony Commemorates 20th Anniversary Of 9/11 In TorranceThe solemn ceremony took place in the pre-dawn darkness in front of a flag-draped Torrance City Hall. A few dozen gathered to bow their heads and listen to a bagpipe player open the ceremony.
Torrance All-Stars Eliminated From Little League World SeriesThe all-star team from the Torrance Little League was eliminated from the Little League World Series Thursday evening, losing 4-2 to its counterpart from Hamilton, Ohio in an elimination bracket game.
Torrance All-Stars Beaten In No-Hitter, Sent To Elimination BracketThe all-star team from the Torrance Little League was no-hit Wednesday in the Little League World Series, losing 1-0 to its counterpart from Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
Torrance Police: More Than 300 Stolen Recall Election Ballots Found In Vehicle Of SuspectMore than 300 ballots were found in the car of a person arrested last Monday. Torrance police did not say why the person was arrested, or where the arrest took place.
Torrance All-Stars Roll, Earn Second Straight Win At Little League World SeriesThe win moved Torrance within three victories of becoming the first team from Los Angeles County to win the Little League World Series since 1963.
2 Former Torrance Police Officers Charged After Allegedly Painting Swastika On Back Of Impounded VehicleThirteen other officers have also been relieved of duty as part of the investigation.
Torrance All-Stars Qualify For Little League World Series With 6-0 VictoryThe Torrance Little League all-star team won a spot in the Little League World Series Friday after defeating its counterpart from the Petaluma National Little League in the West Region semifinal.
Former Nun Mary Margaret Kreuper Pleads Guilty To Embezzling Catholic School FundsMary Margaret Kreuper faced a judge Thursday and pleaded guilty to wire fraud and money laundering charges.
Shane Zachary Flowers Arrested In Death Of 18-Month-Old Boy Found Unresponsive At South LA MotelShane Zachary Flowers, 23, was arrested Wednesday in the death of the unidentified baby. He was detained by Torrance police before being booked by the LAPD on suspicion of child abuse resulting in death.
Pedestrian, Driver Injured In Suspected DUI Collision In TorranceFour people were injured Tuesday when a vehicle crashed into a building after colliding with another car in Torrance.
87 Catalytic Converters Believed Stolen From Torrance Recovered At LA LocationDetectives recovered 87 catalytic converters Wednesday morning while serving a search warrant at an undisclosed Los Angeles location. Torrance police released photos of the location, which showed catalytic converters had been piled up alongside junk at the location.
20 Arrested As Catalytic Converter Thefts Surge In TorranceA drastic increase in thefts of catalytic converters from vehicles prompted Torrance police to target these thieves on June 7. In three weeks, police say they have made 20 arrests.
Retired Nun Mary Margaret Kreuper To Plead Guilty To Embezzling $835K From Torrance Catholic School To Finance Gambling HabitMary Margaret Kreuper, a now-retired nun who was the principal of St. James Catholic School in Torrance, will plead guilty to stealing more than $835,000 in school funds to pay for personal expenses, including gambling trips, federal prosecutors said Tuesday.