Posted Jan. 24, 2015, 9:34 am
For the last 20 years – ever since passage in 1994 of California’s abortive anti-illegal immigrant Proposition 187 – Democrats here and around the nation have increasingly depended on Latino votes.
Posted Jan. 24, 2015, 9:33 am
A motorcyclist was killed Friday in a crash on the Marina (90) Freeway in Culver City.
Posted Jan. 24, 2015, 9:27 am
The airport police officers union on Friday accused commanding officers and the Los Angeles Police Department of initiating an improper sting on luggage handlers at Los Angeles International Airport, and called on the LAPD's watchdog to investigate.
Posted Jan. 24, 2015, 9:24 am
A possible gang member, just 13 years old, was arrested today for stabbing a 14-year-old high school student to death outside Griffith Middle School in East Los Angeles.
Posted Jan. 24, 2015, 9:18 am
A six-block perimeter was established Friday night in Palms as police searched for a possibly armed man.
Posted Jan. 24, 2015, 9:11 am
A public memorial service will be held today for actor and fitness guru George Gregory Plitt Jr., who was struck by a Metrolink train in Burbank while filming near the tracks on Jan. 17.
Posted Jan. 23, 2015, 6:00 am
A woman was stabbed as she walked down a street in West Hollywood on Thursday morning, and the woman suspected of attacking her was taken into custody, authorities said.
Posted Jan. 22, 2015, 8:59 am
A machete wielding Santa Monica resident was arrested on Saturday, Jan. 10, after stealing a cell phone from a customer at Jack In The Box then threatening the phone’s owner with the machete.
Posted Jan. 22, 2015, 8:49 am
A person was hospitalized with minor injuries after being rescued from a boat that had run aground at Dockweiler Beach Wednesday night.
Posted Jan. 22, 2015, 8:46 am
Police searched the campus of Beverly Hills High School on Wednesday because of the second telephoned bomb threat this month, prompting the evacuation of the school but no explosives were found.
Posted Jan. 21, 2015, 9:29 am
A Malibu woman aged 57 was arrested on Friday, Jan. 9, after she returned to a store where she had stolen a $1,200 necklace just a few weeks earlier.
Posted Jan. 20, 2015, 9:53 am
The Santa Monica Police Department (SMPD) will step up Bike & Pedestrian Safety Enforcement Operations on Friday, Jan. 23 with focused enforcement on primary collision factors involving motorists, pedestrians, and bicyclists.
Posted Jan. 20, 2015, 9:50 am
A 40-year-old Los Angeles man was arrested and charged with arson on Thursday, Jan.8, after lighting a fire in an alley that was reaching heights of up to 15 feet.
Posted Jan. 20, 2015, 9:47 am
A $10,000 reward was offered today by the firm owned by philanthropist and property manager Kameron Segal for information leading to the arrest and conviction of whoever shot him.
Posted Jan. 20, 2015, 9:42 am
A vehicle careened up an embankment off the San Diego (405) Freeway and crashed, killing one person, authorities said today.
Posted Jan. 19, 2015, 9:28 am
Bail was not granted to a 25-year-old homeless man on Wednesday, Jan. 7, who broke into a woman’s apartment and fell asleep in her bed with his pants unbuttoned and a pair of the woman’s panties wrapped around his genitals.
Posted Jan. 19, 2015, 9:00 am
A mule that got out of its pen was struck by a car on Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu today, and a veterinarian later euthanized the injured animal.
Posted Jan. 18, 2015, 10:28 am
Actor Nadji Jeter, known for his role in the Adam Sandler/Chris Rock movie "Grown Ups," was arrested for suspicion for driving under the influence of drugs in Burbank, a police sergeant said today.
Posted Jan. 18, 2015, 9:14 am
The man who died after being struck by a Metrolink train has been identified, authorities said Saturday.
Posted Jan. 17, 2015, 8:57 am
A motorist was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving and seven vehicles were impounded for 30 days during an overnight checkpoint in Malibu, a sheriff's sergeant said today.
Posted Jan. 17, 2015, 8:47 am
Police today sought the public's help in identifying a man suspected of burglarizing 11 Studio City homes in less than five hours.
Posted Jan. 17, 2015, 8:44 am
A businessman who was shot twice in the upper body while sitting behind the wheel of a brand new Rolls Royce in Hollywood was today identified as Cameron Segal.
Posted Jan. 16, 2015, 8:32 am
A hiker who went missing in the Santa Monica Mountains was rescued by a group of mountain bike riders, authorities said today.
Posted Jan. 15, 2015, 8:53 am
A bicycle thief was arrested on Saturday, Jan. 3, after Santa Monica police on patrol in downtown Santa Monica caught the man in the act. Officers of the Santa Monica Police Department spotted a suspicious man in the area of Broadway in Downtown Santa Monica at 12:20 pm on this day.
Posted Jan. 15, 2015, 8:43 am
A man with a demand note robbed a Citibank branch on Montana Avenue on Wednesday.