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LAPD schedules numerous checkpoints throughout the holidays

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Los Angeles police will be out in force this holiday season, cracking down on impaired drivers using DUI stops and saturation patrols. This week, the LAPD has scheduled a number of […]

12/19/2013

Four school lockdowns in LA today

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Four schools in the South Los Angeles area were locked down as a precaution today because of two apparently unrelated incidents. About 7:30 a.m., an armed robbery near 41st Street and […]

11/12/2013

Police stand outside Los Angeles International Airport on Friday, Nov. 1, 2013. Shots were fired Friday at Los Angeles International Airport, prompting authorities to evacuate a terminal and stop flights headed for the city from taking off from other airports. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)

LAX shooting victim, TSA agent, recalls the scene

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A Transportation Security Administration officer who was shot and wounded during the gunfire at Los Angeles International Airport said today his first concern at the time was taking care of the […]

11/04/2013

West Nile

LA County confirms 3 more deaths due to West Nile Virus

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Los Angeles County health officials today confirmed the county’s seventh death due to West Nile Virus, with three fatalities confirmed in the past week. The three latest victims were men — […]

10/21/2013

Man killed after responding to Craigslist ad

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police say a man was shot and killed during an apparent robbery after he responded to a Craigslist ad. City News Service reported Sunday that 41-year-old Rene Balduena was killed in […]

10/21/2013

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DUI checkpoints in LA area includes driver’s license checks

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Police will set up two sobriety and driver license checkpoints in Los Angeles tonight as part of a Labor Day Weekend anti-DUI enforcement efforts. One checkpoint will be at the intersection […]

08/30/2013

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Hollywood robberies said to be related to Trayvon Martin protests

HOLLYWOOD (CNS) – At least eight people were behind bars this morning after they and dozens of others marauded through Hollywood, taking purses, phones, jewelry and other items from pedestrians in a crime spree that […]

07/17/2013

Shooting victim ID’d

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A 27-year-old woman who died in an apparent gang shooting that also left a man wounded in the unincorporated Westmont area was identified today by the coroner’s office. The shooting in […]

07/05/2013

Task force investigating LA church fire

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A national task force that investigates arson at worship facilities is investigating a fire that has gutted a South Los Angeles church. Fire officials say the blaze early Friday at the Bethesda Temple Apostolic Church appears suspicious.

04/26/2013

Penny and Phil Sound Bite

Waters adds endorsement to Greuel campaign

Maxine Waters is the latest in a succession of prominent African Americans in L.A. politics to take sides in the May 21 runoff between city controller Wendy Greuel and city councilman Eric Garcetti. Listen as Greuel talks with L.A.’s Morning News about the endorsement.

04/09/2013

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