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Rival Gang Members Charged with Killing 3-Year-Old Boy in Compton

Both men, who are rival gang members, pulled out guns and began to shoot at one another. KNBC Two men were charged with the murder of a 3-year-old boy who was killed during a shootout at a Compton liquor store earlier this year. Police say the incident took place Saturday evening on Jan. 20, on the

NBC LOS ANGELES - 2018-03-24 09:34:31

Boyfriend of Missing Model Who Killed Self Identified

Several law enforcement sources tell NBC4 the boyfriend of a missing model killed himself following a pursuit. Gordon Tokumatsu reports on the NBC4 News at 4 Friday, March 23, 2018. (Published 3 hours ago) The boyfriend of a missing model from Macedonia who killed himself during a police chase Thurs

NBC LOS ANGELES - 2018-03-23 20:50:41

Suge Knight, Awaiting Murder Trial, Loses His 15th Defense Lawyer

The Death Row Records co-founder has pleaded not guilty to murder and attempted murder for running over two men outside a Compton burger stand in 2015 Marion "Suge" Knight has lost another defense lawyer -- his 15th -- and the three-year wait for his murder trial to start will grow even longer. Judg

NBC LOS ANGELES - 2018-03-23 20:44:35

New California Maps Will Let You Know on Smartphone Whether You Live in Earthquake Hazard Zone

Earthquake faults run along stretches of Santa Monica Boulevard on the Westside and into Hollywood. LIquefaction zones spread across the region. Landslide zones are in hilly areas. (Credit: California Geological Survey) It's now way easier to find out if you live in a California earthquake fault zon

KTLA.COM - 2018-03-23 15:20:50

13 Hospitalized After Greyhound Bus Collides With Foothill Transit Bus on Rainy 10 Freeway in Boyle Heights

Two buses collided on the 10 Freeway on March 22, 2018. (Credit: KTLA) Thirteen people were being taken to hospitalized after 40 people were evaluated by paramedics following the collision of two buses on the side of the 10 Freeway in Boyle Heights on a rainy Thursday. The collision was reported to

KTLA.COM - 2018-03-22 19:07:05

Body Found Inside Of Car Stopped On 605 Freeway

The victim had trauma to his body, but the cause of death is unknown at this time, according to sheriff's officials. CERRITOS, CA - California Highway Patrol officers found a deceased man in a car stopped on the right shoulder of the northbound San Gabriel River (605) Freeway in Norwalk early Thursd


Police Chase Potential Burglary Suspect To Culver City Mall

An alleged burglary suspect fled from police at high speeds in a white BMW along multiple freeways before ducking into a mall parking lot. CULVER CITY, CA - An alleged burglary suspect fled from police at high speeds in a white BMW along multiple freeways before ducking into a mall parking lot in Cu

PATCH - 2018-03-23 19:40:45

California eviction law is pushing working familes out of their neighborhoods or worse - onto the streets

A family in the process of being evicted from their Echo Park home, after 32 years in the neighborhood, on March 15, 2015. (Christina House / For The Times) Every weekday, poor people in Los Angeles are herded by the dozens into a downtown courtroom so they can be evicted. The process goes something

LA TIMES - 2018-03-23 11:15:00

2 Men Charged With Murder in Fatal Shooting of 3-Year-Old Boy in Compton

Men on both sides of a shootout were charged with murder Friday after a 3-year-old boy was fatally struck amid the exchange of gunfire in a Compton liquor store parking lot earlier this year. Franklin Ponros is shown in a photo posted to a GoFundMe page created by his uncle. Kevaughn Harris, the 27-

KTLA.COM - 2018-03-23 20:25:37

4 accused of crime spree, including shooting man, in Whittier and Santa Fe Springs

The shooting of a man last week in Whittier was part of a mini crime spree by three adults and a 17-year-old boy looking to intimidate rival tagging crews, police said. In addition to the shooting, two of the suspects allegedly robbed a teen of his skateboard in Whittier and one suspect allegedly br

WHITTIER DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-24 00:27:32

Man Dies Along 605 Freeway in Norwalk After Severing Artery by Punching a Window

A man who was involved in a domestic disturbance died after a piece of glass from a plate-glass window he punched severed his artery, officials said. The man was found dead in a vehicle on the shoulder of the 605 Freeway near the Firestone Boulevard exit early Thursday, according to the Los Angeles

KTLA.COM - 2018-03-23 01:37:25

Gang member gets 50 years for 2014 mistaken identity murder in Whittier

A gang member will be spending the next 50 years in prison for fatally shooting a pedestrian in the head four years ago in Whittier. Robert Anthony Garcia of Whittier thought the victim belonged to a rival gang but Jose Luis Delgado wasn't a gang member, according to Ricardo Santiago, a spokesman fo

WHITTIER DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-23 21:49:30

Construction to Close Part of 5 Freeway Overnight This Weekend

Published at 11:38 AM PDT on Mar 23, 2018 | Updated at 4:49 PM PDT on Mar 23, 2018 KNBC-TV Roadway upgrades will prompt overnight closures of the northbound 5 Freeway in the Norwalk and Santa Fe Springs areas beginning this weekend. The northbound 5 Freeway will be closed between Beach Boulevard and

NBC LOS ANGELES - 2018-03-23 18:38:02

11 injured in bus crash on 10 Freeway in East Los Angeles

Eleven people were injured after two buses crashed on the 10 Freeway in East Los Angeles on Thursday. According to Brian Humphrey with the Los Angeles Fire Department, a car left the roadway, struck a tree and tumbled into traffic lanes around 10:30 a.m. In that backup, a Greyhound intercity bus en

ABC7 LOS ANGELES - 2018-03-22 18:23:27

More California cities defy 'Sanctuary State' as revolt spreads

(Breitbart) More California cities may consider defying the state's "sanctuary state" laws, after the city council of Los Alamitos passed an ordinance defying the state's controversial new legislation preventing cooperation with federal immigration authorities. Leaders of Los Alamitos, in Orange Cou


Man Found Dead Along NB 605 Freeway In Norwalk

NORWALK (CBSLA) - Sheriff's homicide detectives are investigating the death of a man along the northbound San Gabriel (605) Freeway in Norwalk. The death was reported at 1:14 a.m. near Firestone Boulevard, according to the California Highway Patrol. It is not connected to any accident. The man was p


Teenage girl injured in Compton fire dies in hospital

A girl who was critically injured in a fire in unincorporated East Compton died at a hospital. The teenage girl was injured along with her grandmother in the fire, which was reported about 12:45 a.m. Monday in the 16300 block of Essey Avenue. Two dogs were killed in the blaze. The older woman remain


Hurdles to housing: With economy recovering, experts say High Desert must be prepared for growth

VICTORVILLE - The High Desert is a hotbed for potential growth in the housing industry - but poverty, rising building costs and government bureaucracy are some the roadblocks to recovery. That was a portion of the message delivered during the High Desert Marketing Forecast and Networking Luncheon on


Woman, 46, found dead in Santa Fe Springs parking lot

A 46-year-old woman was found dead in a parking lot in an industrial area of Santa Fe Springs. The body of the woman - identified by the coroner's office as Marisol Santana, whose place of residence was not immediately available Tuesday - was discovered in the 13500 block of Rosecrans Avenue about 1


Spring Storm Takes One More Swing at Southern California

The final surge from a three-day storm hammered a widespread part of Southern California Thursday with rain and triggered flood watches throughout the region. Although the first wave of the three-day Pacific storm did not cause any major problems in California, the worst is still to come, leaving au