Residents Unhappy With Response To Address Homelessness Crisis In VeniceThere have been reports of fires being intentionally set in the Venice area, and so officials are rolling out a vehicle to patrol the area and take action if necessary. So far, this response has not been well-received.
Rescue Dog Togo, Killed In Suspicious Venice Fire, Mourned At Beach Candlelight VigilTogo, a rescue dog recently trained as a service animal, was killed on April 21 in a house fire. Locals in the Venice neighborhood where he lived believe the fire was started by homeless people in the area.
Neighbors Worried About String Of Fires Around Venice Homeless EncampmentsFor months, a string of fires in and around homeless encampments in Venice has been worrying neighbors, with the most recent one causing horror as a family pet was trapped inside.
Venice Beach Handball Courts Reopen After Homeless Encampments Are Cleared OutHandball players at Venice Beach are happy to be back on the courts after they were closed on April 15 to be cleaned and repainted after homeless encampments were cleared out.
Anti-Semitic Graffiti Appears On Sidewalks Around Abbot Kinney In VeniceA small but hateful message appeared on the sidewalk on Abbot Kinney leading one Los Angeles resident to take matters into his own hands.
Venice Handball Courts Cleared Of Homeless Encampment After Major ComplaintsHandball players presented a petition to the city with more than 2,000 signatures demanding that the courts be cleared.
LA Councilman Proposes Tiny Home Camps For The Homeless In Pacific Palisades, Marina Del ReyIt calls for a temporary tiny homes site at Will Rogers State Beach and Dockweiler State Beach.
Police Looking For Man Who Knocked Victim Unconscious In VenicePolice asked for help Thursday identifying a person accused of punching a man in the face in Venice, causing him to lose consciousness.
Fire Breaks Out At Venice Homeless Camp Then Torches Oceanfront BuildingThe blaze started in a homeless camp and then spread to a 7,000 square-foot building which shares both commercial and residential space.
Woman Killed In Shooting Near Venice Beach BoardwalkA woman was killed Tuesday evening in a shooting near the Venice Beach Boardwalk.
1 Person Shot, Injured Near Ocean Front Walk In Venice BeachOne person was hospitalized on Wednesday night after a shooting near Venice Boulevard and Ocean Front Walk.
Man Stabbed To Death Outside Venice Apartment BuildingThe stabbing followed an argument between the victim and the suspect.
Woman Found Dead On Venice BeachA woman was found dead on Venice Beach early Tuesday morning.
Nearly All SoCal Beaches To Remain Closed This Holiday WeekendAlmost all Southland beaches will be closed for the holiday weekend, but not everyone is planning to stay away.
LAPD Arrests Man Accused Of Groping Women In Palms, Venice; Second Suspect At LargePolice said they were still searching for another suspect, described as a Black man in his early 20s.