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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

Jamaica from Mona Parcc Compton Crip behind the scenes (BTS) in renovated park

STREETGANGS.COM | March 12, 2017 COMPTON – The park in Mona Park Compton Crip neighborhood was recently renovated and has a brand new gym, baseball field, play area for toddlers and 6 – 12 year olds. We met up with Jamaica who grew up in this area and has seem this park transform into one […]

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, […]