Ongoing coverage of Southern California's wild and infamous pursuits

Tuesday, Jun 10, 2014 at 03:56 AM PDT

Gunman Surrenders After Hours-Long SWAT Standoff

Gunman Surrenders After Hours-Long SWAT Standoff

A man armed with what appeared to be a semi-automatic rifle surrendered after an hours-long standoff in North Hollywood that followed a high-speed pursuit on Southern California freeways.

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 06:49 PM PDT

Big Rig Driver Leads Officers on Pursuit in IE

Big Rig Driver Leads Officers on Pursuit in IE

The driver of a big rig was taken into custody after leading officers on a pursuit through the Inland Empire on Wednesday afternoon, the California Highway Patrol said.

Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at 07:26 PM PDT
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By Christina Cocca

Police Chase Stolen Truck Through 2 SoCal Counties

Officers pursued the driver of a stolen truck hauling a large container Tuesday... See Full Gallery

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 10:58 AM PDT

Driver of Stolen Truck Arrested After SoCal Chase

Driver of Stolen Truck Arrested After SoCal Chase

Officers pursued the driver of a stolen truck hauling a large container Tuesday afternoon on freeways after authorities received a report of an assault on a police officer.

Friday, May 23, 2014 at 06:42 AM PDT

Stolen Prius Pursuit Covers 2 SoCal Counties

Stolen Prius Pursuit Covers 2 SoCal Counties

Los Angeles police took the driver of a stolen car into custody Thursday night after the vehicle raced from city to city on Southern California freeways, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.

Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014 at 03:57 AM PDT

Pursuit of Minivan Driver Ends at Taco Bell

Pursuit of Minivan Driver Ends at Taco Bell

A man wanted in connection with a carjacking was taken into custody Tuesday after a minivan pursuit on freeways and streets in the San Gabriel Valley.

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Window Washers Rescued From Side of Building

Window Washers Rescued From Side of Building

Two workers washing windows on an Irvine high-rise building became stuck Wednesday morning outside the 16th floor.

What You Need to Know: How the Ebola Virus Is Spread

What You Need to Know: How the Ebola Virus Is Spread

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"I'm in Shock": Killing of Bell Gardens Mayor Stuns Neighbors

"I'm in Shock": Killing of Bell Gardens Mayor Stuns Neighbors

Neighbors and friends shocked by the death of Bell Gardens Mayor Daniel Crespo hailed him as a man who "just helped so many people" as the investigation into his fatal shooting continued on Wednesday.

Secret Service Chief Quits After White House Break-In

Secret Service Chief Quits After White House Break-In

Secret Service Director Julia Pierson has resigned amid growing criticism of her agency, Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said Wednesday afternoon. High-ranking lawmakers from both parties...

Injured Giants Fan Sues Dodgers Again

Injured Giants Fan Sues Dodgers Again

An attorney for Bryan Stow, the gravely injured Giants fan who won a multimillion-dollar damage suit against the Dodgers, has sued the team again, claiming it is trying to recoup $3.4 million in...

5 Dallas Kids Had Contact With Ebola Patient

5 Dallas Kids Had Contact With Ebola Patient

Five children who attend Dallas schools had contact with a man diagnosed with Ebola and are being monitored, Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Wednesday. The disclosure came at a press conference at Texas...