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Man detained after LA Times building lockdown

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police say a man who allegedly made threatening statements, forcing the lockdown of the Los Angeles Times building, is being held for a mental health evaluation. Sgt. Keith Green said Saturday that […]

04/19/2014

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith (99) walks on the field during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts in San Francisco, Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

49ers player Aldon Smith arrested at LAX

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – San Francisco 49ers football player Aldon Smith was arrested at a Los Angeles International Airport checkpoint today after he allegedly made a comment about having a bomb as he was undergoing […]

04/14/2014

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LAPD mourns the loss of Officer Chris Cortijo

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A veteran police motorcycle officer died Wednesday, days after he was badly injured in a crash involving a driver who allegedly was high on cocaine. Officer Chris Cortijo, 51, died at […]

04/10/2014

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Second blood drive today for LAPD officer

MISSION HILLS (CNS) – A second blood drive will be held today for the benefit of a veteran Los Angeles police officer critically injured when his motorcycle was struck from behind in Sun Valley by […]

04/08/2014

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Amber Alert: children found safe at the U.S.-Mexico border

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Four children who were abducted — allegedly by their biological parents — from their maternal grandmother’s home in Boyle Heights were found safe today at the U.S.-Mexico border. The children were […]

03/19/2014

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LAPD officer dies at crash in Beverly Hills

BEVERLY HILLS (CNS) – A Los Angeles police officer was killed this morning and a second injured when their cruiser collided with a truck in Beverly Hills, authorities said. The crash near Robert Lane and […]

03/07/2014

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LAPD offers ‘Little Free Library’ to give kids safe place to read and learn

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A community library was unveiled today inside the lobby of the Los Angeles Police Department’s Olympic Division to give children a safe place to read and share books. The library is […]

02/25/2014

FILE - In this Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, file photo, Law Enforcement personnel search a vehicle along Hwy 38 during the hunt for accused killer and ex-Los Angeles police officer Christopher Dorner in Yucaipa, Caif.  (AP Photo/Chris Carlson, File)

Brotherly bond united deputies in Dorner manhunt

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — Det. Alex Collins was speeding down a mountain road, closing in on ex-cop-turned-killer Christopher Dorner and his phone was buzzing. In rapid succession, his two brothers — also San Bernardino […]

02/08/2014

FILE - In this Oct. 25, 2009, file photo, New Orleans Saints safety Darren Sharper looks on during warm-ups before an NFL football game against the Miami Dolphins in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File)

Former NFL star Sharper arrested in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former NFL star defensive back Darren Sharper has been arrested on suspicion of rape, the Los Angeles Police Department said. Sharper, who played 14 seasons in the NFL with Green Bay, […]

01/18/2014

This photo of part of the HealthCare.gov website page featuring information about the SHOP Marketplace is photographed in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013. (AP Photo/Jon Elswick)

Skimpy health law plans leave some ‘underinsured’

WASHINGTON (AP) – For working people making modest wages and struggling with high medical bills from chronic disease, President Barack Obama’s health care plan sounds like long-awaited relief. But the promise could go unfulfilled. It’s […]

01/05/2014

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LA DUI crackdown yields more arrests than last year

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Since Dec. 13, law enforcement officers in 100 Los Angeles County jurisdictions have made 1,520 drunken or drugged driving arrests as of Christmas Day, up from 1,425 during the same time […]

12/26/2013

Arsenio Hall poses backstage at the Grammy Nominations Concert Live! on Dec. 6, 2013, at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Arsenio Hall uninjured in minor car accident

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police say talk show host Arsenio Hall drove off a road in the San Fernando Valley but he’s uninjured. Sgt. Russell Carr tells City News Service that Hall lost […]

12/24/2013

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