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"Self-Serving" School Police Not Taking Anything Lightly

Compton school officials passed a new policy last month allowing some campus officers to carry AR-15 rifles, citing other local school police departments that have also armed themselves with high-powered firearms in case of life-threatening Watch »

23 minutes ago
Parents Thankful That School Shooting Threat Thwarted

Parents Thankful That School Shooting Threat Thwarted

As details emerged Tuesday about how police stopped two students from South Pasadena High School from... Watch »

3 hours ago
Family Plans Lawsuit After Father's In-Custody Death

Family Plans Lawsuit After Father's In-Custody Death

The family of a Victorville man who died after a San Bernardino sheriff's deputy stunned him with a Taser joined the... Watch »

4 hours ago
Cars Stolen from Torrance Dealership

Cars Stolen from Torrance Dealership

Customers at a Torrance car dealership have been bringing their cars in for routine services and returning to... Read »

4 hours ago
Clippers Owner Ballmer Steps Down From Microsoft

Clippers Owner Ballmer Steps Down From Microsoft

Steve Ballmer on Tuesday left Microsoft's Board of Directors, citing new commitments as owner of the Los... Read »

2 hours ago
Dodgers Recall Arruebarrena, Option Triunfel

Dodgers Recall Arruebarrena, Option Triunfel

The Dodgers' injuries have forced them to push prospects to the big leagues faster than they'd like. Read »

6 hours ago
Tasty Exhibit: SoCal's Famous Menus

Tasty Exhibit: SoCal's Famous Menus

Several retro LA menus will go on display at the Central Library. Read »

5 hours ago
Compton School Police Can Carry AR-15 Rifles: Policy

Compton School Police Can Carry AR-15 Rifles: Policy

Some Compton residents are concerned about a policy passed by the school board last month that allows some... Read »

3 hours ago
Rally to Be Held for Men Killed by LAPD

Rally to Be Held for Men Killed by LAPD

Amid the ongoing conflict in Ferguson, Mo, supporters for two unarmed South Los Angeles men killed by police... Read »

3 hours ago
Ezell Ford Autopsy Report Placed on Security Hold

Ezell Ford Autopsy Report Placed on Security Hold

The preliminary autopsy report for Ezell Ford, the unarmed black teenager shot by an LAPD officer last week,... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Santa Clarita Teen Jogger Killed in Car Crash

Santa Clarita Teen Jogger Killed in Car Crash

Members of a Santa Clarita high school community on Tuesday mourned the loss of a 17-year-old student who was killed... Read »

6 hours ago
LAPD Chief Says Camera Neglect a Budget Issue

LAPD Chief Says Camera Neglect a Budget Issue

LAPD Chief Charlie Beck responded Tuesday to a recent report that many of the surveillance camera‚Äôs inside... Watch »

4 hours ago
Man Accused of Biting, Trying to Strangle Elderly Man

Man Accused of Biting, Trying to Strangle Elderly Man

An Inland Empire man is accused of brutally assaulting and attempting to murder an 80-year-old victim as he... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
LAUSD Eases Punishments for

LAUSD Eases Punishments for "Minor-Level" Offenses

The new school year brings with it new disciplinary policies for Los Angeles Unified School District students,... Read »

3 hours ago
Murder Charges Filed in Missing Marine Wife Case

Murder Charges Filed in Missing Marine Wife Case

Murder charges were filed Tuesday morning against the man prosecutors believe killed the 19-year-old wife of... Read »

59 minutes ago
Canoga Park Schools Lockdown Lifted

Canoga Park Schools Lockdown Lifted

Canoga Park Elementary School and early education center were placed on lockdown Tuesday morning as... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Man Found Shot to Death in San Bernardino Field

Man Found Shot to Death in San Bernardino Field

A man found shot to death in a San Bernardino field was identified Tuesday morning. Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Teens Were Making

Teens Were Making "Huge Plan of School Massacre": Police

Two teenage boys who were allegedly planning a mass shooting at South Pasadena High School were determined to... Watch »

Aug 19, 2014
School Employee Accused of Sex Crime Involving Teen

School Employee Accused of Sex Crime Involving Teen

A school district employee in Hesperia has been arrested after an investigation into allegations that he... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Man Thrown From Wheelchair in Hit-and-Run Crash

Man Thrown From Wheelchair in Hit-and-Run Crash

A man in a wheelchair was killed Monday night in Fullerton when a hit-and-run driver crashed into him, police said. Watch »

3 hours ago
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