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91 Freeway Shut Down After Car-to-Car Shooting

The California Highway Patrol shut down lanes on the westbound side of the freeway, east of Artesia Boulevard, to investigate the report.

NBC LOS ANGELES - 2018-08-18 00:48:06

Shooting in Cerritos on 91 West Freeway Snarls Traffic

A shooting has occurred on the 91 West freeway at around 4:15 p.m. today. The shooting was west of Shoemaker, so traffic is being diverted off at Artesia. An investigation is underway.

LOSCERRITOSNEWS.NET - 2018-08-18 01:19:36

2 Men Try Posing as Officers While Robbing Woman at Gunpoint in El Monte: Police

They managed to steal about $600 in possessions and money from the woman, robbing her while pointing a handgun at her just after 1 a.m. on Wednesday, police said. Despite trying to pose as police, the men were actually driving an unmarked Toyota truck at the time and the woman didn’t believe they we

KTLA.COM - 2018-08-17 01:30:37

Man Arrested After 4-Year-Old Found Undressed at Pasadena Chick-fil-A

The suspect, whose name was not immediately released, was arrested on suspicion of harassing a child and was booked at the Pasadena Police Department.

NBC SAN DIEGO - 2018-08-17 11:51:00

4-Year-Old Harassed at Restaurant in Pasadena

The suspect, whose name was not immediately released, was arrested on suspicion of harassing a child and was booked at the Pasadena Police Department.

NBC LOS ANGELES - 2018-08-17 10:10:30

Police Impostors Point Gun at Female Driver in El Monte

When the woman asked for their IDs, one of the men pulled out a gun while the second man acted as if he was getting on a police radio, stating he had an unruly subject and they needed additional units to respond, said Lt. Michael Buckhannon, of the El Monte Police Department.

NBC LOS ANGELES - 2018-08-17 05:03:52

Baldwin Park Woman Accused of Running $160K Immigration Services, Real Estate Scam

A Baldwin Park woman faces 40 felony charges for allegedly scamming victims out of $160,000 by offering bogus immigration and real estate services, authorities said on Friday.

KTLA.COM - 2018-08-18 00:27:57

Ex-Hacienda Heights School Basketball Coach Sentenced for Sex With Middle School Student

Terrence Lee, 30, of La Habra Heights will also be required to register as a sex offender and stay away from the victim for 10 years, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office said in a statement.

KTLA.COM - 2018-08-18 00:28:03

Man Left Severely Scarred When Set Afire as Boy Dies

But friends say despite the betrayal and violence in his childhood, Dave was a peaceful, empathetic and loyal man who drew confidants from all walks of life. He went on to befriend Michael Jackson and become a respected Las Vegas artist.

NBC LOS ANGELES - 2018-08-17 02:55:02

10 things to do in Pasadena and Whittier Aug. 17-23

Reverend Tall Tree:You’ve heard this blues and soul artist’s music in films such as “Crash” and on television shows such as NBC’s “This is Us,” now see him live. 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 18, One Colorado courtyard, 41 Hugus Alley, Pasadena, free, 626-564-1066, .

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Carjacking suspect nabbed after chase ends in crash near Whittier

Shortly before 2 a.m., Flores said the suspect took a driver’s Toyota Corolla at gunpoint in the 9400 block of Badminton Avenue, in an unincorporated area near Whittier. Flores said the victim called authorities.

WHITTIER DAILY NEWS

Rapper Young Thug arrested at album-release party in Hollywood

The rapper, whose real name is Jeffrey Lamar Williams, was booked for possession of a concealed firearm in a vehicle, according to the LAPD. His bail was set at $35,000.

ABC7 LOS ANGELES - 2018-08-17 12:24:09

'Dave Dave' Set On Fire By His Dad At O.C. Motel Passes Away

BUENA PARK, CA – A man left severely scarred when set afire as a boy by his father at a Buena Park motel more than three decades ago died last month at the age of 42, it was reported Thursday.

PATCH - 2018-08-16 18:11:33

Montebello, Whittier police schedule DUI checkpoints Friday

When possible, officers will be available to evaluate those suspected of drug-impaired driving, which now accounts for a growing number of impaired driving crashes, according to police department news releases.

WHITTIER DAILY NEWS

Suspected La Puente Gang Members Arrested on Drug and Fraud Charges - LA West Media

The suspects, who were arrested Tuesday night and Wednesday morning, are among 17 defendants — five of whom were already in federal and state custody — named in a series of indictments returned by a Los Angeles federal grand jury, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office. The indictment outlines vari

LAWESTMEDIA.COM - 2018-08-16 16:33:34

Pasadena PD Responds to Violent Home Invasion Robbery - Pasadena Independent

According to Lt. Jason Clawson, on Aug. 12 at 9:12 p.m., Pasadena PD received a 9-1-1 call from the 2100 block of Brigden Road in regards to a robbery. The caller indicated the suspects were armed with guns, forced their way into a home and fled in an unknown direction.

PASADENAINDEPENDENT.COM - 2018-08-16 17:51:51

New L.A. County Public Defender Appointed by Board of Supervisors

From left to right, deputy public defenders Jan Datomi and Susan Roe hold up signs protesting their new interim boss, Nichole Davis Tinkham, as they and other attorneys in the office say Tinkham is not qualified for the job. (Credit: Al Seib/Los Angeles Times)

KTLA.COM - 2018-08-16 22:25:15

$25K Reward Offered in Fatal 2011 South Whittier Shooting of Sheriff’s Explorer, Friend

Nearly seven years after a drive-by shooting claimed the lives of a Norwalk Sheriff’s Station Explorer scout and his friend, authorities and family members say they hope a $25,000 reward will help generate tips that bring the killers to justice.

KTLA.COM

LAPD says it’s not clear sexual abuse of pit bull actually happened

A forensic veterinarian with the Los Angeles Police Department has found no evidence of sexual assault of an abused five-year-old pit bull adopted from an Orange County animal shelter, police said Thursday, Aug. 16.The dog, Valerie,was reported by members of the nonprofit animal rescue groupGhetto R

OCREGISTER - 2018-08-16 17:19:24

Body Found Near Pasadena Trail

The body was found by volunteers after a car belonging to a missing person was located soon after 7 p.m. Tuesday in the 400 block of South Arroyo Boulevard, between California and Colorado bouelvards, Pasadena police Lt. Jason Clawson told the San Gabriel Valley Tribune.

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