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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I-Team Report Prompts DMV Sting Operation

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USC Football Player Admits Rescue Story Was a Lie

USC Football Player Admits Rescue Story Was a Lie

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Santa Monica Man Killed While Filming "Cops"

Santa Monica Man Killed While Filming "Cops"

A Southern California production company mourned the loss of one of its crew members on Wednesday after he was killed in a police shootout while filming the reality TV show "Cops."

Dad Acquitted of Murder of Drunk Driver Who Killed His Sons

Dad Acquitted of Murder of Drunk Driver Who Killed His Sons

A jury on Wednesday acquitted a southeast Texas man of murder in the fatal shooting of a drunken driver who had just caused an accident that killed the man's two sons. David Barajas cried after the verdict...

"Hero" Lifeguard Jumps From Pier to Save Swimmer

"Hero" Lifeguard Jumps From Pier to Save Swimmer

A swimmer in distress was rescued from heavy surf that slammed the Orange County coastal community of Seal Beach and flooded beachfront homes.