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Woman killed in South L.A.; suspect arrested after barricade

A man allegedly shot a woman to death inside a South Los Angeles residence then barricaded himself inside before he was arrested by police, authorities said Monday. Police initially received a call at 3:50 p.m. Sunday about an assault with a deadly weapon at a residence in the 8900 block of South Avalon Boulevard, according to a desk officer at the Los Angeles Police Department’s Operations Center.
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LA Firefighters Respond To Fire At Suspected Marijuana Grow Operation In Canoga Park

CANOGA PARK (CBSLA) – Los Angeles Firefighters and paramedics have responded to reports of a structure fire at a one-story commercial building on Monday afternoon. Early reports maintained that the 50 foot-by-100 foot building was home to a marijuana growth operation. Since then, it has been suggested by a neighboring business that it is in fact a CBD extraction business. It took nearly 150 firefighters from various stations around Los Angeles to combat the fire, however they were able to extinguish the threat within just 75 minutes. Nearby vehicles and civilians were threatened by the fire and explosions within the building. Three adult...

Arson investigators looking into two fires In Pasadena

Arson investigators were examining two structure fire sites that occurred within 200 feet of each other Sunday in Pasadena. The first fire was reported about 5:40 p.m. at Chester Avenue and Corson Street, fire officials told Pasadena Now. The second blaze was reported just after 6 p.m. at Holliston Avenue...

[UPDATE] Domestic Violence Charges Against Chuck Liddell Dropped

The Los Angeles District Attorney has decided not to pursue charges against Chuck Liddell following his domestic violence arrest last week. TMZ Sports reported Monday that upon further investigations, authorities determined that there were no serious injuries suffered during last week’s incident between Liddell and wife, Heidi Northcott. They also discovered that the only remnant from the physical altercation was a red mark on Liddell’s face while Northcott’s person had no visible signs of struggle. This information corroborates Liddell’s version of events, where he claimed it was he, not Northcott, who was the victim of the attack.

At-Risk Missing Person: Leopoldo Flores Alfaro

The Long Beach Police Department is asking for the public’s help locating a 72-year-old at-risk missing person, Leopoldo Flores Alfaro, who was last seen on Friday, Oct. 15, 2021, at approximately 3:00 p.m. Alfaro was last seen by a relative walking away from his home near the area of Hill...

No Charges To Be Filed Against Chuck Liddell After His Domestic Violence Arrest

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Former UFC star Chuck Liddell will face no charges from the LA County District Attorney’s office, after his arrest on October 11. Police were called to Liddell’s home in Hidden Hills in the early morning in response to allegations of domestic battery. When they arrived, authorities learned that there had been a physical altercation between Liddell and his wife, Heidi, and took Liddell into custody. Liddell was released on a $20,000 bond from holding with the LA Sheriff’s Department later that morning.

Authorities Investigating Death of Los Angeles Woman Who Was Fatally Shot

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Authorities from the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department continue to investigate the death of a Los Angeles woman who was shot on Sunday evening. The victim was found by deputies who responded to gunshot victim call for service. They arrived at the 300 block of North Marianna Avenue to find their victim, an adult Hispanic female, suffering from a gunshot wound to her lower torso.

Coalition Of Women Firefighters Call For Chief Terraza’s Resignation

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — The Los Angeles Women in the Fire Service penned a letter to Mayor Eric Garcetti calling for the removal of Fire Chief Ralph Terrazas for allegedly allowing a culture of sexism, harassment and abuse to spread throughout the department. “Our leadership’s apathy, dismissiveness, inaction, has allowed a bullying culture to grow and develop within the department with disastrous results,” said LAWFS President Kris Larson. “Those who are courageous enough to file complaints are faced with retaliation, hazing and retribution at their assignment.” The group alleged harassment such as feces spread around the women’s restroom and male firefighters exposing...

Woman killed in East LA shooting

East Los Angeles - Detectives today were investigating a Sunday night shooting that left a woman dead. The shooting was reported at about 9:55 p.m. Sunday in the 300 block of North Marianna Avenue, near Eugene A. Obregon Park, according to the Sheriff's Information Bureau. Arriving deputies found the woman...
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New Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station Holds Ribbon Cutting

The ribbon-cutting of the new Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station commenced to fanfare and applause from local officials on Monday morning, accompanied by a performance from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department (LASD) band. A project nearly 12 years in the making, the new Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station on...
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Three Injured in Fire at Canoga Park Commercial Building

Three men suffered severe burns in a fire Monday afternoon at a commercial building in Canoga Park. Two of the men were in critical condition, the fire department said. The third individual was in serious condition. Smoke could be seen for miles around as it billowed from the one-story building,...

Hit-and-Run Results in Death of Pedestrian in Long Beach

On Oct. 17, 2021, at approximately 7:51 p.m., officers from the Long Beach Police Department assisted the Signal Hill Police Department with a traffic collision near the area of Willow Street and Myrtle Avenue, which resulted in the death of a male adult. It was determined the collision occurred in...