Posted Jan. 31, 2015, 10:06 am
Police have circulated video of a gunman who robbed a Culver City jewelry store of four diamond rings said to be worth about $17,000, authorities said.
Posted Jan. 31, 2015, 9:59 am
Death Row Records founder Marion “Suge” Knight is expected to remain jailed through the weekend as he faces murder charges for allegedly running over two men with his truck, killing one and initially fleeing the scene.
Posted Jan. 31, 2015, 8:25 am
Just a few days after the FBI asked for the public's help locating a bank robber known as the "Rolled Sleeves Bandit" -- whose seven bank robberies included one in Santa Monica -- authorities have confirmed they have a suspect in federal custody in Los Angeles.
Posted Jan. 29, 2015, 2:21 pm
Nearly a year after a fatal hit-and-run near to the entrance to the Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica police have arrested the man believed to be responsible for the crime.
Posted Jan. 29, 2015, 8:05 am
The FBI and police from several Southland beach cities asked for the public's help today in locating a bank robber known as the "Rolled Sleeves Bandit."
Posted Jan. 29, 2015, 7:55 am
A two-alarm fire in an Inglewood condominium building today left two people dead and a firefighter injured, authorities said.
Posted Jan. 28, 2015, 9:44 am
The Santa Monica Police Department’s Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, Jan. 30 at an undisclosed location within city limits.
Posted Jan. 28, 2015, 9:28 am
Bail was not granted to a parolee on Saturday, Jan. 17, after he fell asleep on the back seat of a vehicle he had stolen that was located in Parking Structure 4 in downtown Santa Monica.
Posted Jan. 27, 2015, 9:16 am
A 45-year-old man was arrested on Saturday, Jan. 17, after erratic behavior on a bicycle caught the attention of police who then found the man in possession of a stolen drivers’ license as well as a stolen credit card.
Posted Jan. 26, 2015, 9:58 am
A Santa Monica woman received the fright of her life on Thursday, Jan. 15, after returning home to find a 22-year-old burglar in her lounge room. Officers of the Santa Monica Police Department were called out at 4 pm to investigate a report of a residential burglary in the 2500 block of Arizona Ave.
Posted Jan. 25, 2015, 9:25 am
Los Angeles County Fire Department lifeguards in a Baywatch boat located two kayakers in two separate craft, who had been blown in stiff winds out to sea off the coast of Malibu on Saturday.
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.