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SoCal Officer Recalls Killing Man Armed With Ax

SoCal Officer Recalls Killing Man Armed With Ax

Retired officer Richard Lichten shot and nearly killed a man who was swinging an ax at his head while on patrol in 1983. Read »

30 minutes ago
Student Organizes Christmas Card Signing for Troops

Student Organizes Christmas Card Signing for Troops

While many Southern Californians will be spending time with family and enjoying a meal together, the holidays for... Read »

2 hours ago

Day 2: Ferguson Demonstrations in LA

Los Angeles protesters continued to demonstrate for a second day against a Missouri grand jury's decision to clear a... View »

10 minutes ago
LA Gun Safety Measure Gets Tentative Approval

LA Gun Safety Measure Gets Tentative Approval

The Los Angeles City Council on Tuesday gave tentative approval for an ordinance that would require ammunition sell... Read »

39 minutes ago
Two Rescued From Tree in Simi Valley

Two Rescued From Tree in Simi Valley

Two tree trimmers were rescued Tuesday from a tree at a home in Simi Valley after power lines were reported down. Read »

6 hours ago
Woman Sexually Assaulted Near Gated Tustin Community

Woman Sexually Assaulted Near Gated Tustin Community

Tustin police on Tuesday were searching for a man who is accused of sexually assaulting a woman in the bushes near a... Watch »

2 hours ago

2014 Jackson Limousine Thanksgiving Event

Jackson Limousine volunteers hand out turkey dinners and other items at their annual holiday giveaway. View »

Nov 25, 2014
Lakers Henry Has Probable Achilles Rupture

Lakers Henry Has Probable Achilles Rupture

Xavier Henry of the Los Angeles Lakers left Monday's practice with a probable Achilles rupture Read »

5 hours ago
3-D Printing Gives Chance to Little Girl Born With Heart Defect

3-D Printing Gives Chance to Little Girl Born With Heart Defect

Esther Perez was born with heart defects that could have taken her young life, but thanks to a series of breakthrou... Watch »

Nov 25, 2014
Protests Continue Against Ferguson Decision

Protests Continue Against Ferguson Decision

A phalanx of police lined South LA freeway ramps Tuesday to prevent protesters from entering the highway as a second... Read »

23 minutes ago
Water Main Break Floods Street in Benedict Canyon

Water Main Break Floods Street in Benedict Canyon

A stretch of Benedict Canyon is expected to be closed through the evening commute Tuesday after a water main ruptur... Watch »

2 hours ago

"A Blessing": Thousands Receive Thanksgiving Dinners

Thousands of people will receive free turkeys and Thanksgiving dinner fixings Tuesday at a variety of giveaway even... Watch »

Nov 25, 2014
Uber Driver Robbed, Stabbed After Asking Directions

Uber Driver Robbed, Stabbed After Asking Directions

An Uber driver was stabbed multiple times and robbed when he pulled over to ask directions. Read »

Nov 25, 2014
Three Arrested in LA Ferguson Protests

Three Arrested in LA Ferguson Protests

Three people were arrested in connection with Los Angeles protests that followed a grand jury decision in the case... Watch »

Nov 25, 2014
Teen Killed Retrieving Skateboard From Road in OC

Teen Killed Retrieving Skateboard From Road in OC

A teenager was killed after being hit by a car while retrieving his skateboard from a road in Orange County Monday... Watch »

Nov 25, 2014
Map: Officer-Involved Shootings

Map: Officer-Involved Shootings

From 2009 to August 2014, police throughout the Los Angeles area have been involved in 644 shootings that we can... Read »

Nov 24, 2014
Robber Sought in Hollywood Stick-Up

Robber Sought in Hollywood Stick-Up

Police on Monday sought the public's help to find a robber who held up a man at an ATM last month in Hollywood. Read »

Nov 24, 2014
Fire

Fire "Strike Teams" Prep for Brush Fires

Fire strike teams will work in the Angeles National Forest over the next few days as heat and humidity combine to... Watch »

Nov 24, 2014
Handling of Officer-Involved Shootings Questioned

Handling of Officer-Involved Shootings Questioned

Each week, there are an average of two and a half officer-involved shootings in the five counties that make up Sout... Read »

Nov 25, 2014
Wrongfully Convicted Inmate Released After 36 Years

Wrongfully Convicted Inmate Released After 36 Years

A man who spent more than three decades behind bars was released Monday after prosecutors in Ventura County determi... Watch »

Nov 24, 2014

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