California Man Killed in ‘Senseless’ Shooting While Sitting in his Car
Miguel Angel Prado’s girlfriend was in the car with him when a man shot him multiple times in Compton in August
Former Fair Bookkeeper Arrested by FBI in Embezzlement Case
Former Humboldt County Fair Association bookkeeper Nina Tafarella was arrested by the FBI on a federal wire fraud warrant in Los Angeles County late last month and is free after posting $15,000 bail, according to court records. A federal grand jury indicted Tafarella on Oct. 11 on five counts of...
Shocking Video Shows 'Unprovoked' Attack on Man Walking Granddaughter In Stroller, Suspect Arrested
While a motive is currently under investigation, both the 60-year-old man and another "unsuspecting," teenage victim attacked nearby are both of Asian descent. A man pushing his granddaughter down the street in a stroller was the victim of an "unprovoked attack" caught on video. According to the Los Angeles County...
Tragic Shooting in Compton Highlights Enduring Scourge of Gang Violence
Compton, California, became the latest backdrop for the tragic consequences of gang violence when 23-year-old security guard Miguel Angel Prado was fatally shot after finishing his work shift. On the night of August 18th, Prado and his girlfriend were sitting in his car on the 100 block of E. Caldwell Street when a light-skinned black male in a light-colored sedan approached, leading to Prado’s attempt to escape and his subsequent death from multiple gunshot wounds. The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, suspecting gang involvement, is actively seeking witnesses to assist in the investigation of Prado's untimely death, which has deeply affected the local community and drawn comments from Mayor Emma Sharif.
California can take kids from abused moms. Why the separation can harm both
California's 'failure to protect' law allows child welfare agencies to take kids from households scarred by domestic violence. Advocates say the separation can worsen a family's trauma.
With crime spiking, elected officials in SoCal demand freezing controversial no-cash bail system
In response to growing concerns, mayors and city leaders from a coalition of 29 cities in Los Angeles County convened this week for a roundtable discussion to evaluate the impact of the no-cash bail system on local communities.
L.A. County business owner frustrated at repeated break-ins
A Los Angeles County business owner fears for the safety and future of his business after it was burglarized several times over the past two years, with the latest incident happening Wednesday morning. Around 5 a.m., security cameras captured a blue Kia Soul smashing into a gate several times surrounding Glassell Park Construction and Electronics […]
Los Angeles County Sheriff Asks for Public’s Help Locating Missing Person Roselyn Cortez, Last Seen in Monrovia
December 7, 2023 – Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department officials report they are asking for the public’s help locating Missing Person, Roselyn Cortez. Ms. Cortez was last seen on Monday, December 4, 2023, at 3:00 p.m., on Myrtle Avenue in the city of Monrovia. Roselyn is described...
Mountain Mike’s Debuts in Los Angeles County
Mountain Mike’s Pizza, a leading family-style pizza chain for over 45 years, known for its legendary crispy, curly pepperonis, Mountain-sized pizzas, and dough made fresh daily, announced that its first Los Angeles County restaurant is now open in Norwalk. The new Mountain Mike’s location is owned and operated by multi-unit franchisees Raj Lehl and Sonia Mann. The husband-and-wife duo also own two Mountain Mike’s locations in nearby Orange County and have plans to continue expanding the fast-growing pizza chain with at least two additional locations in Southern California. Located at the newly built Norwalk Fitness Village, Mountain Mike’s Pizza is the ideal destination for Norwalk locals, visitors and hungry shoppers alike looking to enjoy the brand’s signature experience of “Pizza the Way it Oughta Be!” whether dining in the restaurant, carrying out or having it delivered directly to their door.
Authorities seek help locating 18-year-old woman last seen in Monrovia
Authorities sought the public’s help Wednesday in locating an 18-year-old woman last seen in Monrovia. According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, Roselyn Cortez was last seen Monday on Myrtle Avenue around 3 p.m. Officials described Cortez as a 5-foot-4-inch Hispanic woman weighing 180 pounds with black...
Holiday Shopping Safety Tips
Neighbors watch out for neighbors! If you will be staying home or traveling, help keep an eye out for suspicious activity and report it to your local law enforcement. This makes communities safer. Let someone you trust know when you're traveling. Have them watch your house and retrieve any newspapers...
From pediatrician to reporter: This California doctor became a journalist to make an impact
For more than three decades during her work as a pediatrician, Dr. ChrisAnna Mink was grateful that she could call Los Angeles County’s Department of Children and Family Services when she suspected a child was unsafe in their home. And as director of Harbor-UCLA’s Medical Center clinic for children...
Tragic Shooting in East Los Angeles Barbershop
In a tragic incident that unfolded on December 7, 2023, a fatal shooting occurred inside a barbershop in East Los Angeles. This devastating event has left the community in shock and has raised concerns about safety in the area.
NO. 6 BRIDGE: Making History in California
The Golden State is home to beautiful scenery, great weather, and monumental bridges. The San Gabriel Bridge is one of those bridges. However, when work needed to be done on the structure, The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) District 7 had to make some first-time decisions to complete the major work scheduled on this project.
Suspect Arrested in Calabasas for Attacks on Asian-American Individuals
CALABASAS, CA (LAI) - Angel Sanchez Jr., 29, from Santa Barbara, was apprehended on Wednesday in Oxnard for his alleged involvement in two separate assaults in Calabasas, targeting individuals of Asian-American/Pacific Islander descent. The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department confirmed the arrest, according to a report from City News Service. All following reports of the unprovoked attacks that occurred around 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday.
Calabasas Man punches man while walking with his grandson
In a recent development, Angel Sanchez Jr. of Santa Barbara was apprehended on Tuesday afternoon in connection with two unprovoked attacks targeting members of the AAPI community in the Calabasas area, as reported by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
California man allegedly punched man while he was pushing infant granddaughter in stroller
CALABASAS, Calif. (TCD) -- Deputies have located and arrested a 29-year-old man on suspicion of assaulting a grandfather while he was pushing his infant granddaughter in a stroller this week. According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, on Tuesday, Dec. 5, at around 4:30 p.m., deputies from the Malibu/Lost...
Young Man Fatally Shot in East Los Angeles Barbershop, Gunman Sought by Sheriff's Homicide Bureau
A young man's life was tragically cut short in a barbershop on Atlantic Avenue, East Los Angeles, after an unidentified gunman opened fire, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department reported. The incident occurred around 5:41 PM on Wednesday at the 1200 block of Atlantic Avenue, and the aftermath has left the local community reeling in shock and searching for answers.
Karen Frost | Accountability for the Left?
A few months ago, a group of concerned parents met to talk over a proposal from the national chapter of Moms for Liberty to start a chapter for Los Angeles County. Four moms and a father decided to take the plunge and start what would be known as the Moms for Liberty L.A. County Chapter.