CRIME & SAFETY
Weekly Safety Report: Shooting, Murder, and Threatening Incident in Palmdale, California
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department is investigating three incidents in Palmdale, California. In the first incident, a suspect allegedly shot at pedestrians near a middle school using a BB gun. The second incident involves the family of a deputy who was killed outside the Palmdale Sheriff's Station, with the family filing a $20 million claim. The third incident involves a suspect who threatened an employee at a tobacco shop. The Sheriff's Department is seeking the public's help in identifying the suspect.
Tragic Accidental Shooting in Canyon Country Claims Young Boy's Life
CANYON COUNTRY, CA (LAI) - In a heartbreaking incident in Canyon Country, a 12-year-old boy named William Lemus Ayala lost his life due to an accidental shooting. The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department reported that the tragic event took place around 6:30 a.m. on November 6, near Sand Canyon and Placerita Canyon roads.
$20,000 reward offered after man gunned down in Compton
A $20,000 reward is being offered for information after a man was shot to death on a sidewalk in Compton. On Dec. 30, 2018, Cymundi Demetrius Bracken, 46, was standing on a sidewalk on the 2000 block of North Parmelee Avenue at around 1:37 a.m. Shots were fired by an unknown suspect, striking Bracken, according […]
Weekly Safety Report: Concerns Arise from Chokehold Arrest, Shootings, and Harassment in Los Angeles County
This week in Los Angeles County, California, several incidents occurred that raised concerns about safety. These incidents include a violent chokehold arrest of an amputee, a former police officer sentenced for crimes committed during his work as a bail agent, shots fired near a middle school, two men found shot to death in Inglewood, a man found dead in the ocean in Hermosa Beach, and harassment of a new taco stand in Glendale.
Drug “Supermarket” Dealer Busted
As the shadow of Death continues to spread across so many communities, the Ventura County Sheriff’s Department Fentanyl and Overdose Crimes Units (VC FOCUS) are working overtime as they collaborate with multiple regional law enforcement agencies to stem the tide of illicit drugs washing through their jurisdiction. Evidence of...
Weekly Safety Report: Two-Vehicle Crash and Missing Person Case in Bellflower, California
Two incidents occurred in Bellflower, California this week. The first incident involved a two-vehicle crash near a commercial intersection, resulting in the death of two individuals. The second incident is a missing person case, with authorities seeking the public's help in locating a 72-year-old male who was last seen in Bellflower.
Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Federal Prison for Crime Spree
A Los Angeles man has been sentenced to 120 months in federal prison for committing a carjacking and used a BB gun to commit eight armed robberies of gas stations and convenience stores in Los Angeles County earlier this year. Namir Malik Ali Greene, 23, was sentenced by United States...
Hunt For Suspect In Los Angeles Serial Killings: Police Seek Lone Male In Hoodie
Los Angeles police are actively searching for a lone individual believed to be responsible for the shooting deaths of three homeless men. The suspect, who is described as a male wearing a hoodie and other simple clothing, remains at large.
Officials warn of jury duty scam circulating
Authorities are reminding residents to always keep your guard up when answering unknown calls.
Los Angeles manhunt underway for serial killer suspected in string of deaths
Los Angeles leaders are warning that a potential serial killer has been linked to at least three fatal shootings in the past week.
In the Midst of Compton Clamor, the LA Sheriff's Office Urgently Searches for Missing Jakenia Bullock
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department is reaching out to the public with an urgent appeal for assistance in the search for Jakenia Star Bullock, an at-risk missing person from Compton. Bullock, a 28-year-old black woman, vanished last Monday from North Locust Avenue in the heart of Compton, sparking concern and a widespread call to action, as reported by Nixle.
LAPD Bust 21 Pounds of Meth, Officials conducting Missions Regularly
After an enormous drug bust that resulted in the removal of over 21 pounds of methamphetamine from the streets, the streets of Los Angeles are a little cleaner and much safer. The Gang and Narcotics Division posted on X (Formerly Twitter) that the committed officers, who put in long hours working with the perceptive K9 “Keisa,” have won the ongoing war against drugs in the city.
Victims of Fatal Crash Near Elk City Were Illegal Aliens
Manslaughter charges were officially filed this week in Beckham County District Court against the man who was arrested on November 21 after being involved in the multi-fatal accident west of Elk City. According to court records, 43-year-old Jose Paxtor Oxlaj of Los Angeles, California received six counts of first degree...
Girl, 14, reported missing from Lynwood
Evelyn Castellanos Cardenas was last seen about 2:30 p.m. Thursday near the 12000 block of Thorenson Avenue in Lynwood, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.
Discover the 7 Most Dangerous Neighborhoods in Alhambra, Los Angeles
Alhambra, situated in the western San Gabriel Valley region of Los Angeles County, California, boasts a rich history and a diverse culture. However, like any urban area, it encompasses both safe havens and areas with higher crime rates. This article aims to highlight the seven neighborhoods in Alhambra that are considered the most prone to criminal activities.
Weekly Safety Report: Robbery, Shooting, and Murder Charge Dismissed in Long Beach
This week in Long Beach, California, there were three incidents of concern. In the first incident, a suspect attempted to rob a business and fired multiple gunshots, but no one was injured. The second incident involved a drive-by shooting where a shot was fired into a moving vehicle, again with no injuries reported. Lastly, a murder charge against a man involved in a deadly attack outside a 7-Eleven was dismissed, and he was instead convicted of assault with a deadly weapon. These incidents highlight the need for continued vigilance and safety awareness in the area.
Arrest made in deadly San Dimas follow-home robbery
Authorities have made an arrest in connection with a deadly follow-home robbery that left one man dead in a residential San Dimas neighborhood. Deputies responded to the 1800 block of Hawkbrook Drive just before 7 p.m. on reports of the incident. At the scene, authorities discovered the man, identified by the L.A. County Department […]
Las Vegas shootings: 5 more homeless people shot as cops hunt LA serial killer
Five homeless people were shot, leaving two dead, in Las Vegas - just hours after cops revealed they are hunting for a serial killer who murdered another three in Los Angeles. A lone gunman opened fire on the group of homeless people at 5.30pm near a highway overpass in the northern part of Vegas. One victim, a male in 50s, was pronounced dead at the scene due. Two other males in their 30's are listed in stable condition while another male of similar age is listed as critical. One male male who is in his late teens is said to be in stable condition.