Man shot and killed in West Lake District

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Posted by ABC 7 News | March 24, 2017 WESTLAKE, LOS ANGELES (KABC) — A man was shot and killed in the Westlake district on Friday, according to authorities. Los Angeles police said the shooting happened near La Fayette Park Place and Beverly Boulevard at about 2:15 p.m. When crews arrived at the scene, they […]

2 killed, 1 injured in shooting at liquor store in South LA

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Posted by MaryAnn Martinez | FOX 11 News | March 23, 2017 A father waited to learn if his son was among the dead Thursday at a liquor store shooting that claimed two lives in South Los Angeles. The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said a black truck parked at a liquor store was the […]

Major Gangs Increasingly Active in West San Fernando Valley

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City News Service | Posted by Patch.com | March 22, 2017 LOS ANGELES, CA — Although the west San Fernando Valley enjoys a reputation as a quiet area with a low crime rate, a new report approved Tuesday by the Los Angeles Police Commission found it is home to 16 major gangs and has seen […]

Columbia police release body camera video of Eagle Stop incident

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Posted by Alan Burdziak | Columbia Daily Tribune | March 21, 2017 Columbia police on Monday released a portion of an officer’s body camera footage that shows an officer pushing a woman so police could arrest a man suspected of firing a shot in a gas station parking lot. Police released the video, which was […]

Man shot at deputies at sheriffs station parking lot in Temple City

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Posted by Jeffrey Thomas DeSocio | Fox 11 News | March 20, 2017 A shootout in the parking lot of the sheriff’s Temple Station Monday between deputies and a man who had just gone to the facility to register as a sex offender ended with the suspect dead inside his SUV, apparently from a self-inflicted […]

Wrongfully convicted man free after 32 years

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Posted By Sara Sidner | CNN | March 17, 2017 Los Angeles On a sunny Thursday afternoon in Los Angeles Andrew Leander Wilson did something that seemed unbelievable to him; he walked outside on the sidewalk with only his family guarding him. “I’ve been inside for 32 years, three months and 14 days. It’s been […]

Murder in Marina Del Rey

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City News Service | Posted by Jackie Fernandez My News LA | March 14, 2017 The widow of a security guard shot to death at a Marina del Rey apartment complex in 2013 by a subordinate lost a round in court Tuesday when a judge dismissed the part of her lawsuit against the property owners. […]

Lee Baca Retrial Update

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Posted by Joel Rubin | LA Times | March 13, 2017 The voice of former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca filled a downtown L.A. courtroom last week. On a short recording of Baca, pulled from a past interview, jurors heard him assure federal authorities he had been unaware of a plan by a group […]

Man shot by police officers in Orange

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Posted by Joshua Sudock | OC Register | March 13, 2017 ORANGE A man who may have been threatening to set himself on fire and eventually pulled a knife on police after a traffic stop was shot by officers around 11 p.m. Sunday, authorities said. Officers attempted to stop a white GMC minivan for a […]

Lynwood bedroom shooting turns fatal

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City News Service | Posted by Toni McAllister My News LA | March 12, 2017 A man was fatally wounded in Lynwood, authorities said Sunday. It happened at 6:35 p.m. Saturday in the 10900 block of Mallison Avenue, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Sgt. Bob Boese said. The victim was shot in his living quarters, […]

Brutal strangulation by pro football star

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Posted by My News LA | City News Service | March 10, 2017 A former pro Canadian football player and college gridiron star has been sentenced to 11 years in state prison for the “heinous” strangulation that “brutally killed” his mother’s boyfriend in a Santa Monica apartment. The defendant’s attorney said her client’s brain and […]

No testimony from ex-Sheriff Baca

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Posted by Jackie Fernandez My News LA | City News Service | March 9, 2017 Testimony concluded Thursday in the federal obstruction of justice retrial of former Sheriff Lee Baca, who’s accused of orchestrating a scheme to thwart an FBI investigation into inmate mistreatment in the jails he ran and of lying to the bureau, […]