EL MONTE, Calif. (AP) – Authorities say police in the Los Angeles suburb of El Monte shot and wounded a man who they believed had a gun but turned out to be unarmed. The Sheriff’s […]
LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Detectives today were trying to find whoever left three dry ice bombs at Los Angeles International Airport’s Tom Bradley Terminal, one of which exploded harmlessly in the second such incident in […]
NEW YORK (AP) — In a dramatic break in a cold case more than two decades old, investigators used DNA to identify the mother of a dead child known only as Baby Hope, police said […]
SPARTA, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a New Jersey man mistakenly sent a text message to a police detective to set up a drug sale and now faces charges. Authorities say a detective received the […]
PUEBLO, Colo. (AP) — Authorities in Colorado say a police impersonator picked the wrong man when he approached an undercover detective and demanded he hand over drugs as part of a police drug bust. According […]
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Pam Ragland was watching a TV report about the search for an 11-year-old California boy missing in a rural town miles away when she felt something wasn’t right. Ragland said […]
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) – When JoAnn Nichols disappeared in 1985, a detective immediately zeroed in on one man: her husband. James Nichols was a loner, detached and anti-social. Neighbors saw him as odd, someone who […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A black-clad gunman ambushed two detectives returning to a police station early Tuesday, but they received only minor injuries and were helping in the hunt for the attacker, police said. Police […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police say that two detectives ambushed by a gunman have only minor wounds. Police say the two worked in an undercover burglary task force. They were returning to the […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police in Los Angeles say they’ve arrested three panhandlers in the fatal stabbing of a young woman who was taking photographs on Hollywood’s star-lined “Walk of Fame.” Police say they found […]
PALMDALE, Calif. (AP) — The Sheriff’s Department says a human skull has been found in northern Los Angeles County.
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) – An Orange County man accused of killing three people during a shooting rampage last month may have lured the last victim to his death, according to court documents obtained by a newspaper.