Ongoing coverage of Southern California's wild and infamous pursuits

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.

Friday, Apr 18, 2014 at 03:57 AM PDT

Fugitive Caught After Pursuit

Fugitive Caught After Pursuit

Hours after a massive downtown Los Angeles manhunt and pursuit, a fugitive wanted by the FBI was caught miles away in the San Fernando Valley.

Saturday, Apr 5, 2014 at 03:57 AM PDT

"Tell Me Why Somebody Took My Daughter"

"Tell Me Why Somebody Took My Daughter"

Thomas Nguyen could not hold back his tears as he collapsed on Friday at a memorial for his only daughter, killed in a crash by a felon fleeing police.

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School Board Member "Shocked" by Sex Crimes Charges

School Board Member "Shocked" by Sex Crimes Charges

A Compton School District board member was released Thursday after being arrested one day earlier on charges of oral copulation with a minor, officials said.

One Killed in Fiery Crash on 118 Freeway

One Killed in Fiery Crash on 118 Freeway

At least one person was killed Thursday night when a stalled car was rear-ended and burst into flames on a Southern California freeway, officials said.

USC Graduate Student Found Dead After Attack

USC Graduate Student Found Dead After Attack

A USC graduate student was found dead Thursday morning after being attacked by three people as he walked home from an off-campus study group hours earlier, police said.

Church Member Behind Porcelain Dolls Outside Homes

Church Member Behind Porcelain Dolls Outside Homes

A Southern California woman who attends her Orange County community's church decided to clear out her doll collection and surprise her neighbors with the dolls, leaving some residents stumped and "disturbed" by...

"He Was a Creep": Hospital Shooting Suspect Called Abusive, Crazy

"He Was a Creep": Hospital Shooting Suspect Called Abusive, Crazy

He's been called abusive by his ex-wife and crazy by his neighbors, and he's even served time for a Delaware bank robbery. But the latest crime Richard Plotts, 49, of Upper Darby, is accused of committing...

Dead Intruder Who Said She Was Pregnant ID'd

Dead Intruder Who Said She Was Pregnant ID'd

Police on Thursday identified a suspected burglar who told a homeowner she was pregnant before he fatally shot her outside his home in Long Beach.