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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Gov. Brown Signs Gun Restraining Order Bill

Gov. Brown Signs Gun Restraining Order Bill

California will become the first state that allows family members to ask a judge to remove firearms from a relative who appears to pose a threat, under legislation Gov. Jerry Brown said Tuesday he had signed.

Shoppers Split On Plastic Bag Ban

Shoppers Split On Plastic Bag Ban

A new law banning plastic grocery bags in California is about to go into effect, expanding many city-level ordinances to all of the state.

"Critical Fire Weather Conditions" Later This Week

"Critical Fire Weather Conditions" Later This Week

A fire weather watch has been issued in parts of Southern California as Santa Ana winds, high temperatures and low humidity could create “critical fire weather conditions” later this week.

AEG Asks For More Time to Lure NFL Team to LA

AEG Asks For More Time to Lure NFL Team to LA

Developer AEG has asked the city of Los Angeles for six more months to try to hammer out a deal to build a football stadium.

1st Ebola Case Confirmed in U.S.: CDC

1st Ebola Case Confirmed in U.S.: CDC

The first case of the Ebola virus has been diagnosed in the United States, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed Tuesday. The CDC has not confirmed that case is in Dallas, but Dallas...

Three Arrested After Reported Temescal High Shooting Threat

Three Arrested After Reported Temescal High Shooting Threat

Three Temescal Canyon High School students were arrested for allegedly making threats of a school shooting.