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WATCH: Tire pops off truck, causes car to flip on Chatsworth freeway
LOS ANGELES - A car was sent flying into the air, flipping over, after a tire from the truck next to it on a Chatsworth freeway flew off earlier this week. The dashcam of Anoop Khatra's Tesla captured the scene on the Ronald Reagan Freeway on Thursday. In the video, a dark Kia Soul is seen passing the driver on the left, pulling even with a silver pickup truck. Then, without warning, the truck's front left tire shoots out in front of the Soul.
Pico Rivera teen missing since Wednesday located
A 13-year-old girl who was reported missing earlier this week in Pico Rivera has been found, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. The teen had been missing since late Wednesday night after she left home without her cell phone following an argument with her mother, authorities said. At around 2 p.m. Sunday, officers […]
Driver dies after going off 5 Freeway bridge near Boyle Heights
A man was pronounced dead early Sunday morning after his vehicle went off a bridge and landed on its roof on a roadway below near Boyle Heights. The crash happened around 1:20 a.m. on the southbound 5 Freeway at Whittier Blvd., according to the California Highway Patrol. A collision involving two vehicles happened on the […]
LAPD searching for three women involved in retail theft ring
Police are searching for a group of women suspected of partaking in a retail theft ring that is responsible for more than $13k in property loss. In a press release, Los Angeles Police Department detectives announced that they are seeking public assistance in identifying three suspects responsible for "grand thefts targeting retail stores in the City of Los Angeles, as well as various cities within Los Angeles County."According to the statement, the suspects enter a business with empty purses or shopping bags which they use to conceal "high dollar make up, eye care and medication."The suspects have been seen fleeing from targeted locations in a grey, two-door 2007 Honda Civic with the license plate "6BJA376."Detectives described the three suspects as:a 21-to-25-year-old Black female with black hair and brown eyes. She is about 5-feet, 9-inches tall and weighs around 280 pounds;a 24-to-30-year-old Black female who stands 5-feet, 3-inches tall and weighs around 240 pounds;a 25-to-30-year-old Black female with black hair that has red streaks and brown eyes. She is about 5-feet, 5-inches tall and weighs around 210 pounds. A video of the suspects can be viewed on LAPD's YouTube channel. Anyone with information is asked to contact detectives at (213) 486-5920.
California suspect found dead following police chase
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (CBS, KYMA/KECY) - A pursuit suspect was found dead from a gunshot wound following a brief chase in East Hollywood Saturday, leaving investigators with more questions than answers. The pursuit is said to have started at around 3:30am, on the northbound lanes of the 101 Freeway south...
Man arrested for allegedly assaulting 9-year-old in Irvine library
IRVINE, Calif. - A Los Angeles man was arrested over the weekend for allegedly assaulting a 9-year-old girl at a library in Irvine last week, police announced. On the night of March 21, police said Christopher Eduard approached a girl in the children's section of the Orange County Public Library on Yale Avenue and asked her to "help him film a video." The girl was at the library with her mom.
Man shot while driving through South LA
LOS ANGELES – A 37-year-old man was shot Saturday evening while driving in the Green Meadows area of Los Angeles. The shooting occurred at 6:37 p.m. at Stanford Avenue and 108th Street, according to Los Angeles Police Department Officer Drake Madison. The victim heard a gunshot, realized he was...
Editorial: Mayor Bass didn't end homelessness in her first 100 days. But she made a good start
So far, the Inside Safe initiative has temporarily housed 1,000 people. That's impressive. The harder part will be getting them into permanent housing.
Giant Tree Falls In Brentwood, Misses House, No One Hurt
A tree estimated to be 100 feet tall fell next to a house and on top of a Jeep in the Brentwood area of Los Angeles Sunday. The tree went down around 12:30 p.m. on West Bolas Street, near Beloit Avenue, just west of the San Diego (405) Freeway, KCAL News Los Angeles reported.
Southern California Sees Improvement in Drought Conditions Thanks to Heavy Rainfall
Southern California has recently experienced a significant increase in rainfall, breaking several records in the process. The rain has brought much-needed relief to a region that has been grappling with a long-standing drought. From Los Angeles to San Diego, the rainfall has been consistent and heavy, causing flooding in some areas.
State Regulators Threaten to Close Two L.A. County Juvenile Halls
State regulators are threatening to shut down two of Los Angeles County’s problem plagued juvenile halls that have long been out of compliance with corrections requirements, according to the Los Angeles Times. In a letter Thursday to Interim Probation Chief Karen Fletcher, the California Board of State and Community...
More rain expected on Wednesday; dry and windy to begin the week
Drier and warmer weather is in the forecast for Monday into Tuesday, but another round of rain is expected to hit the area by midweek. CHP tweeted that a wind advisory has been issued in the West Valley area from SR 118 at the Los Angeles-Ventura county line to Interstate 5. High profile vehicles, campers […]
Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Rejects Extension of Tenant Protections
County Board of Supervisors votes down measure affecting landlords in unincorporated areas. The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted against extending certain residential tenant protections for one year throughout the county after a lengthy public debate. The measures that failed to pass included a prohibition on landlords from evicting...
Why the DEA struggles to combat fentanyl in SoCal
LOS ANGELES — Law enforcement is struggling to crack down on the fentanyl crisis. The synthetic opioid can be 50% stronger than heroin and 100 times stronger than morphine. In 2021 alone, the drug killed nearly 6,000 Californians. William Bodner, special agent in charge of the Los Angeles division...
Once hounded by police, LA street vendors find new freedom
LOS ANGELES - Mario Ramos picked this slice of speckled sidewalk to sell his homemade ice cream 12 years ago. The choice was strategic: The corner is diagonal to a brick-and-mortar piñata shop that dozens of families pass through everyday. He's wedged between vendors selling toys on one side and clothes on the other in the Piñata District downtown.
Authorities ID man killed in head-on collision in South LA
LOS ANGELES – A 42-year-old man who was killed in a head-on, two-vehicle crash in South Los Angeles was identified by county authorities Saturday. Giovanni Wite died of multiple blunt-force traumatic injuries, according to the Los Angeles County Coroner’s office. Firefighters and paramedics were dispatched at 1:11 a.m....
Fire destroys Lincoln Heights movie studio, owner injured
Shawn Anthony Sequeira is the owner of SAS Movie Studio. He was in a coma for several days after a fire destroyed his studio. Now he's away and expects a child with his wife in the coming days.
4 Cities in California Have Been Ranked as the Rudest Cities in America
Disclaimer:The following information is updated for 2023. It is for educational purposes. In the beautiful state of California, four cities have been ranked as some of the rudest cities in America.
Hillside slips away behind Pacific Palisades home
LOS ANGELES - A family of eight was displaced Sunday after a hillside behind their Pacific Palisades home sloughed off, according to fire officials. The Los Angeles Fire Department reported the sliding hill around 9:30 p.m. Sunday, in the 900 block of N. Las Lomas Avenue. A roughly 20,000-square-foot area of the hill and made contact with a home at the bottom of the hill.
First responders drill for rail emergency in Los Angeles County
First responders from across Los Angeles County, along with several railroad companies, participated in a drill on Sunday that simulated a railroad emergency. Crews from L.A. County Fire and L.A. City Fire, along with Compton and Downey fire departments, gathered in the Alameda Corridor for the first response emergency drill. “Anything that can […]
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