Family Sought Of Man Killed After Being Dragged By Bus In Hit-And-RunPolice are looking to contact the next of kin of a man who was killed when he was struck by a charter bus and dragged for a block in the University Park section of South Los Angeles.
Greater-Alarm Fire Breaks Out At Church In University ParkThe fire was so large that crews were forced to take a defensive position. The church, built in 1923, is currently abandoned.
1 Burned In Car Fire Off 110 FreewayInvestigators combed Friday through the remains of a fire near a homeless encampment that injured at least one person.
1 Struck By Gunfire Outside South LA Jack In The BoxAuthorities say one person was in surgery Sunday morning after being struck by gunfire in South Los Angeles.
LAPD: Officers Shoot Mentally Ill Man In University ParkLos Angeles police officers shot a man they say was wielding a knife Saturday morning and he suffered non-life-threatening injuries.
Police Search For Driver In Connection With Fatal Hit-And-Run Near USCPolice Wednesday were searching for the driver responsible for killing a 58-year-old man in a hit-and-run near the University of Southern California.
City Of LA Sues Oil Company For Allegedly Violating Environmental Safety RegulationsThe City Attorney's Office is suing an oil company in South LA for allegedly spewing noxious vapors that have sickened nearby residents.
Boxer Wants Production Stopped At Oil Company After Odor ComplaintsCalifornia Sen. Barbara Boxer on Friday called on an oil company to stop production at its Los Angeles facility after some residents complained of nosebleeds, headaches, dizziness and respiratory problems.
KNX On Your Corner: University Park Toxics
University Park Residents Say Oil Drilling Facility Is Making Them SickThe Allenco Energy site, located in University Park off 23rd Street, neighbors a charter school, a LAUSD high school for disabled adults and St. Mary's College.