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Boxer Manny Pacquiao’s LA home reportedly burglarized after fight

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles police Monday were investigating a burglary at a house reportedly belonging to boxer Manny Pacquiao. The burglary was reported about 4:15 p.m. Sunday on the 500 block of North Plymouth Boulevard, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. According to police, suspects entered the location, ransacked the residence and fled with undisclosed property. Police did not confirm that Pacquiao lived at the residence. It was unclear if anyone was home at the time of the burg...
Tags: News, La, Sports, Burglary, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Boxing, Manny Pacquiao, Las Vegas, Local News, Pacquiao, Los Angeles Police Department, Adrien Broner, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories OCR


Employee hurt in smash-and-grab robbery at Biltmore Hotel jewelry store

LOS ANGELES – Police searched Saturday for three men and a woman suspected of carrying out a smash-and-grab robbery of a jewelry store at an upscale downtown Los Angeles hotel. Officers responded at 2:45 p.m. Friday, Jan. 18 to a call of a robbery at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel in the 500 block of Olive Street, according to Officer Drake Madison of the Los Angeles Police Department’s Media Relations Section. The suspects – three men and a woman all believed to be 25-30 years old – used a hamme...
Tags: News, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Los Angeles Police Department, Anti Trump, Sherman Oaks, Tustin, Biltmore Hotel, Drake Madison, Malibu Creek State Park, Crime + Public Safety, NoHo Arts District Family, Fifth Street Madison, Stewart Howe


Man takes his own life as shots fired, police evacuate residents in Sherman Oaks neighborhood

SHERMAN OAKS – Police worked Saturday to determine the circumstances that led to a man taking his own life during a barricade situation inside a home in Sherman Oaks. Officers responded at 3:30 p.m. Friday to a call about a suicidal man in the 4600 block of Burnet Avenue and when police arrived, they heard gunshots, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. The home was cordoned off, nearby residences were evacuated and a SWAT team and crisis negotiators were summoned to deal with what was...
Tags: News, Sport, Soccer, Los Angeles Police Department, Anti Trump, Sherman Oaks, Tustin, Malibu Creek State Park, Josh Rubenstein, Burnet Avenue, Sherman Oaks Police, Crime + Public Safety, NoHo Arts District Family


LAUSD denies effort to close LA schools after administrators cite safety concerns

Los Angeles Unified School District Superintendent Austin Beutner denied a request Thursday by the district’s principals union to consider closing schools during the strike because of safety concerns. Juan A. Flecha, president of the Associated Administrators of Los Angeles, wrote a letter to Beutner on Wednesday with first-hand concerns about safety from administrators who have been at schools throughout the strike. “On behalf of the Associated Administrators of Los Angeles, the demand is the D...
Tags: News, La, Sport, Soccer, Lausd, Local News, City Hall, Juan, District, Los Angeles Police Department, Los Angeles Unified School District, Schmerelson, Austin Beutner, Beutner, Los Angeles County Sheriff 's Department, Top Stories LADN


Things to do in the San Fernando Valley, LA area, Jan. 18-25

    Aspen Santa Fe Ballet perform Fernando Melo’s Dream Play on Jan. 19 at the Soraya at Cal State Northridge. (Courtesy photo by Sharen Bradford)   There’s always something fascinating to do in the San Fernando Valley and greater Los Angeles area. Here is a sampling of entertainments this week and also save-the-date events to put on your calendar.   EVENTS   Women’s March Los Angeles: Non-partisan march celebrating organizations that educate and register voters, inspire youth to perfo...
Tags: Local News, Art, Books, Comedy, Museum, Music, San Fernando Valley, Theater, Things to Do, Top Stories LADN


Encino burglary suspects who got away with $150K in cash and jewelry caught on security video

ENCINO — Authorities released security video Wednesday of two men being sought for a home burglary in Encino two days before Christmas. The crime occurred about on the evening of Dec. 23, 2018, on the 4400 block of Alonzo Avenue, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. One suspect waited in front of the residence in an SUV, while the other entered through the rear of the home by breaking a window. The suspects fled with cash, jewelry, a handgun and a small safe, with the loss estimate...
Tags: News, La, Burglary, Sport, Soccer, Local News, Lapd, Tucson, Los Angeles Police Department, South LA, North Hollywood, Hyundai Santa Fe, Encino, Top Stories LADN, Crime + Public Safety, Chase of Orange County


LAPD used drone for first time in recent Koreatown standoff that ended with arrest of robbery suspect

The Los Angeles Police Department used a drone for the first time during a standoff last week between SWAT officers and a robbery suspect in Koreatown. LAPD Chief Michel Moore said Tuesday the drone was used to give officers a view inside a second-story apartment in the 300 block of Berendo Street, where police believed the suspect was hiding during the Jan. 9 standoff. The drone allowed SWAT officers to “safely approach the location knowing the suspect was not lying in wait,” said Deputy Chief ...
Tags: News, Police, Sport, Soccer, Local News, Lapd, Frank, Moore, Los Angeles Police Department, Koreatown, Steve Soboroff, 3rd Street, Vermont Avenue, Top Stories LADN, Soboroff, Horace Frank


LA Mayor Eric Garcetti says ‘this is the time’ for LAUSD, UTLA to make an agreement

L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti on Monday urged the Los Unified School District and United Teachers Los Angeles to return to the bargaining table, adding he was hopeful the two sides could find enough common ground soon to end what is the first such strike in 30 years. “This is the time to make an agreement,” Garcetti said at a news conference Monday afternoon. “There is notmuch that separates the two sides and there has been movement towards what the teachers have demanded and what the district can af...
Tags: News, Education, La, Sport, Soccer, Lausd, Local News, Eric Garcetti, Gavin Newsom, City Hall, Los Angeles Police Department, Downtown Los Angeles, Garcetti, City News Service, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories Breeze


LA parks employees discover man shot to death at Valley Glen sports complex

Los Angeles Police Department detectives were investigating the death of a man at a Valley Glen park and sports complex early Monday morning. Investigators at the scene said the man was shot to death at the Valley Plaza Sports Complex at around 1 a.m. Detective Dave Peteque said that’s when multiple men approached the victim in the park. Shots were fired, and the men were seen running away. It took hours for the man’s body to be found, Peteque said — at around 9:30 a.m., a city parks employee ma...
Tags: News, Shooting, La, Sport, Soccer, Local News, Lapd, Los Angeles Police Department, Los Angeles Fire Department, Top Stories LADN, Valley Glen, Dave Peteque, Peteque, Crime + Public Safety, Whitsett Avenue


8 questions parents have about today’s LAUSD teachers strike

How long will the strike last? That’s the question parents, among others, are asking as a Los Angeles Unified teachers strike gets underway Monday. At this point, it’s anybody’s guess. As classes were slated to begin Monday morning, LAUSD teachers were out picketing rather than in the classroom. In response, district officials have been planning how to keep instruction going. But there are certainly challenges: L.A. Unified is massive, comprising more than 60,000 employees and 1,000 schools acro...
Tags: News, Education, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Athletics, Lausd, Local News, Jones, Southern California, Board of Education, Wilmington, Los Angeles Police Department, Barbara Jones, Los Angeles Unified School District, Los Angeles Daily News


Driver suspected of hitting scooter rider during 3 hour police pursuit faces four charges

An Inglewood driver has been charged with two felonies and two misdemeanors related to a three-hour police pursuit in which a scooter rider was hit and injured, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s office announced. Karl Flores, 34, was scheduled to appear in the Airport Courthouse Friday, Jan. 11, on felony counts of fleeing a pursuing peace officer’s motor vehicle causing serious bodily injury and hit-and-run driving resulting in injury to another person. He also faces two misdemeanor co...
Tags: Crime, News, Sport, Soccer, Army, California Highway Patrol, Honda, San Diego County, Lapd, Flores, Inglewood, Los Angeles County, Carson, Los Angeles Police Department, Culver City, Top Stories LADN


Woman killed in Pacoima hit-and-run, suspect vehicle may be Prius

PACOIMA — A woman was killed by a vehicle in a hit-and-run crash in Pacoima, and police searched Friday for the driver. Police responded about 8:30 p.m. Thursday to the 10600 block of Laurel Canyon Boulevard and located the victim, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. The woman, who was in her 50s, was pronounced dead at the scene by firefighters, Los Angeles Fire Department spokeswoman Margaret Stewart reported. The suspect vehicle was described as a Toyota Prius, according to ABC7. ...
Tags: News, Sport, Soccer, Glendale, Toyota, Local News, Los Angeles Police Department, Hit-and-run, Pacoima, Los Angeles Fire Department, Laurel Canyon Boulevard, Margaret Stewart, Top Stories LADN, Crime + Public Safety


Things to do in the San Fernando Valley, LA area Jan. 11-18

    Richard Diebenkorn, Untitled, 1949, on display Jan. 12 to March 31 at the Frederick R. Weisman Museum at Pepperdine University in Malibu. (Photo courtesy of the Richard Diebenkorn Foundation)   There’s always something fascinating to do in the San Fernando Valley and greater Los Angeles area. Here is a sampling of entertainments this week and also save-the-date events to put on your calendar.   EVENTS   So You’re Dining with the Persian Emperor: Charles Perry, president and co-foun...
Tags: Books, Events, Local News, Music + Concerts, Theater, Things to Do, Art, Comedy, Dance, Museum, Music, San Fernando Valley, Top Stories LADN


LAPD Headquarters Cleared After Suspicious Package Prompts Evacuation

The Los Angeles Police Department headquarters in downtown Los Angeles has been cleared and the area will be reopened shortly after a suspicious package caused an evacuation around 8 p.m. on Thursday. “Due to a suspicious package, LAPD’s Headquarters located at 1st and Main in Downtown Los Angeles has been evacuated,” LAPD HQ tweeted at […]
Tags: News, Los Angeles, Lapd, Los Angeles Police Department, Downtown Los Angeles


Man fatally shot on Koreatown street

LOS ANGELES — A man was shot in the Koreatown area of Los Angeles and later died at a hospital as police searched Thursday morning for the shooter. The incident occurred around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday near Beverly Boulevard and St. Andrews Place, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. “We’re told that it looks like they had words at the very beginning and the suspect approached in an aggressive manner,” Lt. John Radtke of the LAPD’s West Homicide Bureau told NBC4. “At this point, all we kn...
Tags: News, Shooting, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Local News, Lapd, Los Angeles Police Department, Koreatown, St Andrews Place, Beverly Boulevard, NBC4, West Homicide Bureau, Crime + Public Safety, West Bureau, John Radtke


​As LAUSD teachers strike nears, here are 7 things parents should know

Will they or won’t they? That’s the question parents, among others, have asked for the past week as a planned Los Angeles Unified teachers strike nears. The strike, currently planned for Thursday — though that could change — would mean the school district’s teachers would be out picketing rather than in the classroom. In response, district officials have been planning how to keep instruction going. But there are certainly challenges: L.A. Unified is massive, comprising more than 60,000 employees...
Tags: News, Education, Uncategorized, Sport, Soccer, Athletics, Lausd, Local News, Jones, Board of Education, Los Angeles Police Department, Barbara Jones, Los Angeles Unified, United Teachers Los Angeles, Alex Caputo Pearl, UTLA


Answers to 7 questions parents may have about possible LAUSD teachers strike

Will they or won’t they? That’s the question parents, among others, have asked for the past week as a planned Los Angeles Unified teachers strike nears. The strike, currently planned for Thursday — though that could change — would mean the school district’s teachers would be out picketing rather than in the classroom. In response, district officials have been planning how to keep instruction going. But there are certainly challenges: L.A. Unified is massive, comprising more than 60,000 employees...
Tags: News, Education, Uncategorized, Sport, Soccer, Athletics, Lausd, Local News, Jones, Board of Education, Los Angeles Police Department, Barbara Jones, Los Angeles Unified, United Teachers Los Angeles, Alex Caputo Pearl, UTLA


Suspect sought after crashing allegedly stolen car during chase in East L.A.

A suspect crashed an apparently stolen car while being chased by officers in East Los Angeles on Tuesday night and was being sought. The chase began about 5 p.m. in Boyle Heights and ended about 30 minutes later when the car crashed into at least one parked vehicle in the area of City Terrace Drive and Pomeroy Street in East L.A., according to the Los Angeles Police Department. The suspect, who appeared to be a man, ran into the neighborhood and was the subject of a perimeter search, police said...
Tags: News, Sport, Soccer, Chase, Local News, Orange County, Downey, Los Angeles Police Department, East Los Angeles, South LA, Boyle Heights, Top Stories LADN, Crime + Public Safety, Police-pursuit, City Terrace Drive, Pomeroy Street


Long Beach man is victim found in burning South LA trash can

LOS ANGELES — Authorities on Tuesday identified a Long Beach man found dead in a burning trash can in South Los Angeles. The discovery was made at 3:13 a.m. Monday at 8130 S. Grand Ave., Brian Humphrey of the Los Angeles Fire Department said. “An officer observed a trash can fire, and when he went to extinguish it, he observed human legs,” said Officer Norma Eisenman of Los Angeles Police Department Media Relations. The man was identified by the Los Angeles County coroner’s office as Daniel Rami...
Tags: News, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Long Beach, Homicide, Local News, Los Angeles County, Torrance, South Los Angeles, Los Angeles Police Department, South LA, Los Angeles Fire Department, Norma Eisenman, Daniel Ramirez, Top Stories LADN


Roberta Weintraub, ‘warrior for the San Fernando Valley,’ dies at 83

Roberta Weintraub, a time-honored civic leader and former LA school board member with deep roots in the San Fernando Valley, died on Jan. 1, 2019. She was 83. She first gained notoriety as an activist against school-busing in the 1970s, and went on to champion issues of education and law enforcement across ideological lines. Weintraub represented the east Valley on the Los Angeles Unified School District board before she was elected president four times during her 14-year tenure on the dais. Fol...
Tags: News, Congress, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Obituaries, John F Kennedy, City Council, Local News, Lapd, Los Angeles Times, Ucla, Michael, Ava, Daily News, Northridge


On-going police chase: begins in Culver City, passes through Long Beach and Orange County and now in San Diego County

The California Highway Patrol was pursuing a vehicle on the southbound I-5 Freeway, a chase that started in Play del Rey and wended through Long Beach and Orange County before sliding into San Diego County. The now badly-damaged burgundy sedan was largely staying in the slow middle lanes, driving well below the speed limit. California Highway Patrol cruisers have trailed the male suspect, who had led officers on the two-plus-hour pursuit. The chase started in Culver City with the driver at some ...
Tags: Crime, News, Uncategorized, Sport, Soccer, Long Beach, California Highway Patrol, Orange County, San Diego County, Stewart, South Bay, Los Angeles Police Department, Culver City, Los Angeles Fire Department, Manchester Boulevard, Norma Eisenman


Man visited celebrity open houses in LA before targeting homes for burglary, police say

A man arrested in connection to a series of break-ins at celebrity and high-end homes targeted each after they were listed for sale, detectives said, casing each place while posing as a real estate agent or prospective buyer. Benjamin Etan Ackerman, 32 of Los Angeles, was arrested in September on suspicion of committing 12 burglaries after investigators found his name in the sign-in books of each home’s open house. That’s when police served a search warrant at his home in the Mid-Wilshire area a...
Tags: New York, News, La, Burglary, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Glendale, Local News, Lapd, Adam Lambert, Southern California, Jason Derulo, Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, Burbank


Suspected burglar would pose as a real estate agent or prospective buy before breaking into homes of celebrities and others, LA police say

A man arrested in connection to a series of break-ins at celebrity and high-end homes targeted each after they were listed for sale, detectives said, casing each place while posing as a real estate agent or prospective buyer. Benjamin Etan Ackerman, 32 of Los Angeles, was arrested in September after investigators found his name in the sign-in books of each home’s open house. That’s when police served a search warrant at his home in the Mid-Wilshire area and at a storage unit. Inside the unit, po...
Tags: New York, La, Uncategorized, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Lapd, Adam Lambert, Southern California, Jason Derulo, Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, Timmons, Los Angeles Police Department, Ackerman, Mid Wilshire


LAPD motorcycle officer sustains minor injuries in Riverside County crash

An on-duty Los Angeles Police Department motorcycle officer was injured after a crash with another vehicle in Jurupa Valley on Saturday afternoon, Dec. 29. The male officer was on his way to work when he and his motorcycle were involved in a collision with a vehicle, an Acura, in the area of Camino Real and Jurupa Road, said Deputy Robyn Flores, public information officer for the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department. Deputies arrived on scene shortly after 3:30 p.m. Paramedics transported the o...
Tags: News, Police, Uncategorized, Sport, Crash, Soccer, Riverside County, Lapd, Flores, Acura, Los Angeles Police Department, Jurupa Valley, Motorcycle Accident, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories PE, Crime + Public Safety


Coroner identifies boy found dead with his mother in Van Nuys home

VAN NUYS – The Coroner’s Office Saturday released the name of a 13- year-old boy who was found dead along with his mother inside their home in Van Nuys. The boy was identified as Alexandr Glukhovskiy, according to the coroner’s office. A Van Nuys man told police he arrived home to find his wife and teenage son dead and a homicide investigation was underway, authorities said. The bodies of the woman in her 40s and Glukhovskiy were found at 11 p.m. Wednesday in a home in the 13800 block of Oxnard ...
Tags: Crime, News, Uncategorized, Sport, Soccer, Homicide, Downey, Los Angeles Police Department, San Gabriel Mountains, Van Nuys, Coroner s Office, Norma Eisenman, Eisenman, Top Stories LADN, Valley Glen, Oxnard Street


Police release body camera footage of officer-involved shooting from November in Harbor Gateway

The Los Angeles Police Department this week released video of an officer-involved shooting that occurred in Harbor Gateway, Nov. 11. Two suspects were injured in the shooting and were expected to survive their injuries. One was taken into custody Nov. 11 and the other was arrested one week later at a hospital, police said. Just before 10:30 p.m., Nov. 11, LAPD Harbor Division officers on patrol were travelling south on Halldale Avenue when they heard gunshots in the area of the Normandale Rec...
Tags: News, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Glendale, Pasadena, Manhattan Beach, Los Angeles Police Department, LA County, Vargas, San Quentin, Van Nuys, Jose Vargas, Brawner, LAPD Harbor Division, Top Stories LADN


Van Nuys man finds wife, son dead in their home

A Van Nuys man told police he arrived home to find his wife and teenage son dead and a homicide investigation was underway, authorities said. The bodies of the woman, in her 40s, and the 13-year-old boy were found about 11 p.m. Wednesday in a home in the 13800 block of Oxnard Street in the Valley Glen neighborhood, said Officer Norma Eisenman, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles Police Department. “There is trauma,” Eisenman said. “It is being investigated as a homicide.” The father was cooperatin...
Tags: News, Uncategorized, Sport, Soccer, Glendale, Pasadena, Manhattan Beach, Los Angeles Police Department, Koreatown, Cajon, Van Nuys, Hesperia, Norma Eisenman, Eisenman, Top Stories LADN, Valley Glen


Woman killed in crash into wall in Lake View Terrace is identified

LAKE VIEW TERRACE – A woman killed when the car in which she was a passenger crashed into a block wall in the Lake View Terrace area was publicly identified Tuesday. Amparo Garcia, 78, was a Lake View Terrace resident, coroner’s Lt. Larry Dietz said. The high-speed crash happened at 3:15 p.m. Saturday at Pierce Street and Foothill Boulevard, said Sgt. Cameron Dunnet of the Los Angeles Police Department’s Valley Traffic Division. Both the driver and the passenger were taken to hospitals, where th...
Tags: News, Sport, Crash, Soccer, Glendale, Southern California, Huntington Beach, Garcia, Los Angeles Police Department, West Covina, Foothill Boulevard, Lake View Terrace, Pierce Street, Glendale Police Department, Top Stories LADN, Larry Dietz


Hollywood Sign gets extra security for holiday season

More officers are being assigned to protect the Hollywood Sign during the holidays. (File photo by David Crane, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) LOS ANGELES — Security will be stepped up around the Hollywood Sign beginning Monday and continuing through New Year’s Day. “While we deck the halls and trim the tree, we want to make sure our Hollywood Sign has a merry Christmas and a Happy New Year as well,” Los Angeles City Councilman David Ryu said. “These extra enforcements — joining our existing enf...
Tags: News, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Local News, Lapd, Department Of Transportation, Jan, Los Angeles Police Department, Griffith Park, David Crane, Ryu, Hollywood Sign, Top Stories LADN, Los Angeles Daily News SCNG, David Ryu


Woman dies in crash in Lake View Terrace area

LAKE VIEW TERRACE — One woman was killed and another was injured Saturday when a vehicle crashed into a block wall in the Lake View Terrace area of Los Angeles at a high rate of speed, authorities said. The crash happened about 3:15 p.m. at Pierce Street and Foothill Boulevard, Sgt. Cameron Dunnet of the Los Angeles Police Department’s Valley Traffic Division said. Related Articles Motorist arrested in multi-vehicle crash on 5 Freeway that killed Glendale man ...
Tags: News, Los Angeles, Sport, Crash, Soccer, Glendale, Local News, Amtrak, Sun Valley, Los Angeles Police Department, Foothill Boulevard, Lake View Terrace, Pierce Street, Valley Traffic Division, Crime + Public Safety, Sylmar Woman