Arrest Made In Shooting Death Of 8-Year-Old Boy In Pomona

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City News Service | Posted by My News LA | March 27, 2017 The alleged killer of an 8-year-old orphan in Pomona was behind bars Monday and police were expected to provide details later in the day of what led to the suspect’s arrest. The murdered boy, Jonah Hwang, had been in the United States […]

Gang-related shooting in Santa Ana

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Posted by ABC 7 News | March 26, 2017 A 15-year-old boy was shot in a suspected gang-related shooting while walking across a street in Santa Ana Saturday night. Isaac Gonzalez was walking around the 2300 block of W. St. Gertrude when he was shot, authorities said. They received calls around 11:51 p.m. regarding the […]

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 […]

Original Swamp Compton Crips

STREETGANGS.COM | March 23, 2017 Compton / Rosemont – Posted up with D-Weezy in one of the oldest Black gang in Los Angeles. The Swamp Boys go back to approximately 1958 and have existed under that same name, Swamp, in the same area, ever since. They are located in the West Compton / Rancho Dominguez […]

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 […]

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 […]

June Dogg, G-Len and the Denver Lanes Bloods, final thoughts from the Red Room

STREETGANGS.COM | March 16, 2017 LOS ANGELES – June Dogg talks on being old enough to function with the big homies and young enough to function with the young homies from Denver Lane Bloods. He also talks about functioning with people from other neighborhoods regardless of affiliation. We end the interview with a few bars […]

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 […]

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, […]