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DUI suspect crashes into North Hollywood auto dealership, sparking fire and damaging $150K BMW

NORTH HOLLYWOOD — A suspected drunk driver was in custody Wednesday morning, accused of crashing into a BMW dealership in North Hollywood and sparking a small fire inside the business. A woman driving a red Subaru northbound on the 4200 block of Lankershim Boulevard, near Valley Spring Lane, lost control of the vehicle around 2 a.m. and crashed into the dealership, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. The crash ignited a fire in the building. “The fire was small, in general, but smoke...
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Police circulate photo of Perris man arrested on suspicion of sexual assault in San Pedro

SAN PEDRO — Police Tuesday circulated a photo of a Riverside County man in custody on suspicion of sexually assaulting a woman in her home in San Pedro, suspecting there may be additional victims. Davon Thomas, 27, of Perris was arrested on Friday, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. Davon Thomas, a 27-year-old Perris resident, was arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting a woman in San Pedro. (Photo courtesy of the Los Angeles Police Department) He’s being held without bail ...
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LAPD: Two orphaned children are healthy and in DCFS care after 3 days trapped in Chatsworth home after murder-suicide

Two children trapped in a Chatsworth home for more than three days after their father shot and killed their mother before taking his own life remained in Department of Children and Family Services custody and are in good health, authorities said Tuesday. Investigators believe the shooting took place on the morning of April 18 around 6 a.m. For nearly four days, the children waited. They were rescued only after a concerned grandfather had phoned police. The father of the homeowner and suspected s...
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Man shot and injured in Granada Hills

LOS ANGELES — A man in his 40s was wounded Monday night in a shooting in Granada Hills. The victim was shot about 7:50 p.m. in the 16800 block of Chatsworth Street, between Reseda Boulevard and Wilbur Avenue, according to Officer Jeff Lee of the Los Angeles Police Department’s Media Relations Section. The man was taken to a hospital, but his condition was not immediately available, nor was a suspect description, Lee said. Related Articles LAPD looks for tattooed pickup driver...
Tags: News, Shooting, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Chatsworth, Local News, Northridge, Lee, Los Angeles Police Department, Jeff Lee, Granada Hills, Top Stories LADN, Chatsworth Street, Reseda Boulevard, Wilbur Avenue


Granada Hills custody exchange ends in shooting that leaves man critical

GRANADA HILLS — A 37-year-old man was hospitalized in critical condition Tuesday morning with wounds he suffered in a shooting that took place during a custody exchange in Granada Hills. The victim was found about 7:50 p.m. Monday on the 16800 block of Chatsworth Street, between Reseda Boulevard and Wilbur Avenue, according to Officer Jeff Lee of the Los Angeles Police Department’s Media Relations Section. The victim was at the location to pick up his three children from his ex-girlfriend when t...
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LAPD looks for tattooed pickup driver in Northridge road-rage shooting

NORTHRIDGE — Authorities on Monday released security images of a pickup truck driven by a suspect wanted for a road rage shooting that left a motorist critically wounded. The shooting occurred about 8:35 a.m. March 25 on Haskell Avenue south of Parthenia Street, the Los Angeles Police Department reported. The road-rage incident began a short time earlier on the southbound 405 Freeway, and the victim exited the freeway at Nordhoff Street, the LAPD reported. “The suspect followed the victim, wh...
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Gunshot to head kills man in downtown LA

LOS ANGELES — A man shot in the head early Monday in downtown Los Angeles died from his wound, and the suspect remained at large, authorities said. The shooting was reported about 1:55 a.m. around Sixth and Los Angeles streets, said Sgt. K. Ahlemeir of the Los Angeles Police Department’s Central Station, which is near the shooting scene. The victim, a man in his 30s, was unresponsive at the scene, and paramedics rushed him to a hospital for treatment, Ahlemeir said. The man was pronounced dead a...
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Charity events in the San Fernando Valley, April 22-29

  A comedy and music fundraiser for the National Veterans Golden Age Games will be held on April 26 at American Legion Post 176 on Pico Street in San Fernando. (Google Street View)   Here is this week’s sampling of charities in the San Fernando Valley area that need your support through donations or volunteer work.   EVENTS   Oral health screenings for children in Burbank area: Kids’ Community Dental Clinic for Children offers children ages six-months to age 18 a free oral assessment by v...
Tags: Cancer, Charity, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Volunteer, Local News, Lapd, Fundraiser, Burbank, Hollywood Stars, Jane, Los Angeles Police Department, Devonshire, San Fernando Valley, Anchorage Alaska


8 hurt in multi-vehicle crash in Winnetka; DUI investigation launched

WINNETKA — Eight people were hurt, two of them seriously, in a multi-vehicle crash Sunday in Winnetka triggered by a driver fleeing a DUI traffic stop, authorities said. The crash was about 8:15 p.m. at 20500 W. Roscoe Blvd., Los Angeles Fire Department spokeswoman Margaret Stewart said. A Los Angeles Police Department officer was attempting to pull over a vehicle for a possible DUI when “the vehicle took off, blew through a red light and crashed into three cars,” Sgt. M. Zaboski of the LAPD’s V...
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Bicyclist killed in hit-and-run crash in Sun Valley

Police were searching for a hit-and-run driver who struck and killed a bicyclist in Sun Valley Thursday night. Paramedics were called about 8:35 p.m. to the 8500 block of San Fernando Road, said Nicholas Prange of the Los Angeles Fire Department. The suspect vehicle was described as a red Dodge Charger, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. The bicyclist was pronounced dead at the scene, Prange said. The identity of the victim had not yet been released.
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Woman killed in Chatsworth murder-suicide identified

Authorities identified on Thursday, April 18, a woman who police say was fatally shot by her husband before he shot and killed himself in their Chatsworth home, where the couple’s two young children were found more than three days after their parents’ deaths. Officers responded at about 4:30 p.m. Sunday to a call of shots fired in the 9100 block of Foster Lane and found the parents dead in the upstairs bedroom, both due to gunshot wounds, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. The inves...
Tags: News, Shooting, Guns, Sport, Soccer, Homicide, Chatsworth, Local News, Lapd, Daily News, Los Angeles County, Los Angeles Police Department, Crime + Public Safety, David Kooros Parsa, Mihoko Koike Parsa


LA Mayor Garcetti proposes record $6.53 billion budget amid booming L.A. economy

By Craig Clough LOS ANGELES — Big increases in infrastructure investment, police technology, police overtime, illegal cannabis enforcement and support for the homeless were called for today by Mayor Eric Garcetti in his proposed 2019-20 budget, with projections that continue years of revenue increases. Garcetti’s proposed budget includes a jump in general fund revenue from $6.19 billion this fiscal year to a record $6.53 billion, and as the national economy continues to be strong, some statistic...
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Ryan Pollie – “Get Better Soon” Video

Last month, Ryan Pollie announced his new self-titled album, which comes out next month, with the lead single "Aim Slow." Today, the artist formerly known as Los Angeles Police Department is back with another track, "Get Better Soon," a folksy and tenderly sweet song that has an unhurried feel to it, about a … More »
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Man killed by hit-and-run driver in Hollywood

(CNS) – A man in his 50s died from injuries he suffered in a hit-and-run crash in Hollywood Thursday morning. Officers responded about 1:30 a.m. to the 7100 block of Sunset Boulevard, west of La Brea Avenue, and found the victim in the road, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. A good Samaritan was performing CPR on the victim when officers arrived, the LAPD said. “The (driver) stopped, hesitated, tried to see if he wanted to stop or not and just took off,” witness Victor...
Tags: Hollywood, News, Uncategorized, Sport, Soccer, Lapd, Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles Police Department, La Brea Avenue, Victor Rodriguez, Top Stories LADN, Crime + Public Safety


Man believed to have an assault rifle arrested after carjacking, chase from North Hills to Bel Air

NORTH HILLS — A suspect who allegedly was armed with an assault-style rifle when he carjacked a car from a North Hills auto dealership was taken into custody Wednesday night after a high-speed chase from the San Fernando Valley to Bel Air. The carjacking was reported about 8:35 p.m. at a dealership in the 15400 block of Roscoe Boulevard, near Sepulveda Boulevard, according to Officer Norma Eisenman of the Los Angeles Police Department’s Media Relations Section. The suspect ran red lights and wea...
Tags: News, La, Theft, Sport, Soccer, Chase, Local News, Bel Air, Los Angeles Police Department, San Fernando Valley, MORAGA, Ventura Boulevard, North Hills, Norma Eisenman, Sepulveda Boulevard, Top Stories LADN


Police shootings were down in Los Angeles last year

The Los Angeles Police Department saw a 25% reduction in officer-involved shootings last year compared to 2017, according to a report presented to the Board of Police Commissioners on Tuesday. The report found the department had 1.7 million contacts with the public in 2018, about 86,000, or 5%, more than in 2017. There were 33 officer-involved shootings last year, down from 44 in 2017. The report also found there was a 56% reduction in the number of officers discharging their weapons, from 110 t...
Tags: Uncategorized, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Lapd, Board Of Police Commissioners, Moore, Los Angeles Police Department, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories Breeze, Top Stories LBPT, Michel Moore


Armed man barricaded in garage in Pacoima, along with teen son, police say

A man armed with a shotgun was barricaded Tuesday morning in a garage at a home in Pacoima, and his teenage son was with him, police said. Officers went to the 13100 block of Hoyt Street on a report of a man with a gun, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. A SWAT team was sent to the scene, according to police, who said another child reportedly got out safely. No injuries were reported as of 10:15 a.m. This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.
Tags: News, Uncategorized, Sport, Soccer, Los Angeles Police Department, Pacoima, Top Stories LADN, Crime + Public Safety, Hoyt Street


Toddler, infant rescued from Chatsworth home where LAPD said murder-suicide occurred

A toddler and an infant were trapped in their Chatsworth home for three-and-a-half days after their father shot their mother to death, then turned the gun on himself, neighbors said. Police said both children were unharmed following the shooting, which was reported on Sunday at 4:30 p.m. But neighbors said they first suspected something had occurred late Wednesday night or early Thursday morning after an argument, then two loud pops, were heard. In a statement, Los Angeles Police Department offi...
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Charity events in the San Fernando Valley, LA area, April 15-22

    Flair Cleaners locations are collecting prom dresses for Becca’s Closet charity through April 30. (File photo by Sarah Reingewirtz/Pasadena Star-News/SCNG)   Here is this week’s sampling of charities in the San Fernando Valley area that need your support through donations or volunteer work.   EVENTS   Victory for Victims 5K/10K, Kid’s Fun Run and AKC 1-Mile Friendly Dog Walk: Fundraiser for the Center for Assault Treatment Services. Opening ceremony, expo opening and aerobic warm-up, ...
Tags: New York City, Charity, America, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Volunteer, Chatsworth, Local News, Lapd, Fundraiser, Burbank, San Fernando, Los Angeles Police Department, Devonshire, San Fernando Valley


Gun-wielding Encino homeowner opens fire on burglars

ENCINO — A homeowner fired at least one shot at a man who tried to break into his home in Encino Thursday night. Officers responded about 10:20 p.m. to the home on the 3400 block of Red Rose Drive, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. A man had tried to get into the home, and the homeowner fired at least one shot, police said. ABC7 reported the homeowner fired multiple shots at at least three suspects, all of whom were able to escape. No injuries were reported, and a detailed descript...
Tags: News, Shooting, Burglary, Sport, Soccer, Local News, Hawthorne, Los Angeles Police Department, Van Nuys, Encino, Top Stories LADN, Related Articles Police, Crime + Public Safety, Red Rose Drive


One Person Killed, Three Injured in Drive-By Shooting During Nipsey Hussle’s Funeral Procession

One person was killed and three others were injured in a drive-by shooting on the route of Nipsey Hussle’s funeral procession Thursday (Apr. 11).According to the Los Angeles Police Department, the shooting took place on 103rd St. and Main St. around 6:25 p.m.Police said three black men and a black woman between the ages of 30 and 50 were shot by several suspects riding in a gray Hyundai. Officials didn’t say which of the four shooting victims died.The shooting happened as thousands of fans lined...
Tags: Crime, Shooting, Guns, Los Angeles, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Hyundai, Lapd, Staples Center, Gun Violence, Nipsey Hussle, Trending, Hussle, Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Los Angeles Police Department


Sherman Oaks man convicted of fatally stabbing his wife

A Sherman Oaks man is facing more than 29 years to life in state prison after being convicted of fatally stabbing his wife in front of their 12-year-old son, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced. A Van Nuys jury deliberated about 45 minutes before finding Aurelio Teran, 40, guilty late Wednesday of first-degree murder for the Aug. 27, 2017, slaying of his 32-year-old wife, Viridiana, according to the District Attorney’s Office. Jurors also convicted Teran of one count each...
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Small stampede sparked on Nipsey Hussle funeral route after Mylar balloons pop

Mylar balloons that popped when they hit electrical wires scared some fans of slain rapper Nipsey Hussle waiting outside a South Los Angeles strip mall on Thursday, sparking a small stampede that appeared to leave some with minor injuries. Several hundred fans started running north on Slauson Avenue at the sounds of the balloons exploding. Some people who had been waiting behind metal barriers erected on the street were pushed to the ground as the barrier toppled over. Some lost shoes. One woman...
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LAPD searched for shooting evidence after April 1 stampede at Nipsey Hussle memorial

LOS ANGELES — After initially reporting they had discovered no evidence a shooting occurred before or during a stampede following a vigil in South Los Angeles for slain rapper Nipsey Hussle, police Wednesday said two wounded victims who went to a hospital told investigators they were shot at the April 1 gathering. More than 400 mourners came together where the 33-year-old Hussle was gunned down on March 31 in front of The Marathon Clothing store he owned at the corner of Slauson Avenue and Crens...
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Police say two women were shot at Hussle's vigil

The Los Angeles Police Department now says two women were shot while attending a vigil for rapper Nipsey Hussle, the day after he was killed. Police previously said there had been no reports of a shooting at the vigil, where a mass panic broke out and sent people stampeding into the streets.
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Two women were shot at Nipsey Hussle's vigil, police now say

The Los Angeles Police Department now says two women were shot while attending a vigil for rapper Nipsey Hussle, the day after he was killed. Police previously said there had been no reports of a shooting at the vigil, where a mass panic broke out and sent people stampeding into the streets.
Tags: News, Stories, Nipsey Hussle, Los Angeles Police Department


Video: Police seek multiple suspects in two Van Nuys burglaries

Police released surveillance footage of a group of thieves suspected of burglarizing at least two Van Nuys homes in March, and asked for the public’s help in tracking them down on Tuesday, April 9. Investigators believe between five and eight men got away with cash, jewelry and other valuables after breaking into a home on the 13800 block of Bessemer Street on Friday, March 29; and then another residence that evening on the 6000 block of Varna Avenue, according to a news release issued by the Lo...
Tags: News, Theft, Burglary, Sport, Soccer, Glendale, Chevy, Pasadena, Local News, Southern California, Chevy Malibu, Los Angeles Police Department, Varna, Krauss, Van Nuys, Top Stories LADN


Scarlett Johansson Was Involved in a Super-Scary Paparazzi Incident

Cars and cameras don't mix. While she's no stranger to high-risk car chases on the big screen as Black Widow, Scarlett Johansson played it safe when she was confronted by paparazzi last night. NBC Los Angeles reports that the Avengers: Endgame star had a frightening run-in while she was riding in a car after an appearance. While she wasn't driving, she was riding with two other passengers when she felt that her car was being put in a dangerous situation. The event occurred after J...
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Scarlett Johansson ‘overpowered by paparazzi’ and rushed to Hollywood police station

HOLLYWOOD — Actress Scarlett Johansson was overwhelmed by paparazzi Monday night after an appearance on “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” and rushed to the Los Angeles Police Department’s Hollywood Station. Johansson had finished taping an appearance on the ABC late-night talk show at the El Capitan Theatre on Hollywood Boulevard when she was “overpowered by paparazzi,” according to LAPD spokesman Josh Rubenstein. Her security detail rushed her to the Hollywood Station, but the actress did not file a police ...
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Nipsey Hussle Funeral Tickets “Sold Out” in Just 10 Minutes

Tickets to Nipsey Hussle’s public memorial service went live Tuesday morning (Apr. 9) and were gone in just 10 minutes.Hussle’s family decided on a public funeral at Staples Center so that his many fans and supporters could pay their respects.According to TMZ, the complementary (aka FREE) tickets were reserved were California residents only and each household was allocated four tickets max.Staples Center has even more stipulations for the event itself. Via TMZ:According to SC … all guests in a g...
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