Los Angeles

[ follow ]
#injuries
Los Angeles Times
2 weeks ago
Los Angeles

Seven injured in Long Beach shooting near nightclub

Late night shooting in Long Beach injures seven, four critically.
Police presence at Prendido de Noche nightclub after the shooting. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
3 weeks ago
Los Angeles

At least 25 injured when L.A. Metro train, bus collide outside Exposition Park

At least 25 people injured in a collision between a Los Angeles Metro train and a USC transportation bus near Exposition Park. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
2 weeks ago
Los Angeles

Police report no serious injuries. But inside UCLA encampment, there was blood and mayhem

Protesters clashed with law enforcement at UCLA encampment despite warnings to stop throwing objects. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
3 weeks ago
Los Angeles

3 L.A. police chases in less than 24 hours result in multiple injuries, one death

High frequency of police pursuits in Los Angeles lead to serious injuries and fatalities, including bystanders. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
4 days ago
Los Angeles

Motorist leads police on violent high-speed chase, drives wrong way on 405 Freeway before crashing

A motorist led police on a high-speed chase through Santa Monica and Brentwood, causing multiple crashes and injuries. [ more ]
moreinjuries
ABC7 San Francisco
3 weeks ago
Los Angeles

At least 55 people treated after Metro train crashes with USC bus in Southern California

55 people evaluated after a Metro train collided with a USC bus in Southern California. [ more ]
#arrest
Sacramento Bee
2 weeks ago
Los Angeles

Pastor sexually abused foster daughters, California cops say. Now more victims feared

A pastor was arrested for sexually abusing his foster daughters, leading to his removal from the church. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
17 hours ago
Los Angeles

Two people stabbed, another assaulted in unprovoked attack in Santa Monica

Police are investigating an unprovoked stabbing incident near Santa Monica's Third Street Promenade, with the suspect in custody pending charges. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
2 days ago
Los Angeles

Accused thief speeds off in police SUV - with officer still inside, California cops say

A man stole an LAPD SUV with an officer inside, leading to a reckless incident in California. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
4 days ago
Los Angeles

Ventura County high school student accused of falsely reporting gunman on campus

A Ventura County high school student was arrested for making a false report about a gunman on campus. [ more ]
morearrest
#california
Los Angeles Times
2 weeks ago
Los Angeles

Long Beach health officials declare tuberculosis outbreak a public health emergency

Long Beach declared public health emergency due to TB outbreak. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 week ago
Los Angeles

Homeless Initiative awarded $51.5 million to assist 105 Freeway and river encampments

California awarded L.A. County $51.5 million grant to assist homeless along 105 Freeway and riverbeds for housing and services. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
2 weeks ago
Los Angeles

17-year-old fatally shot walking home from work, CA cops say. Search is on for suspect

The search for a suspect accused of fatally shooting a 17-year-old girl while she was walking home from work in California continues. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 week ago
Los Angeles

Northern lights appear in L.A. County skies this weekend

The northern lights were visible in California due to a solar storm, an extremely rare occurrence for this region. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
50 minutes ago
Los Angeles

New mountain lion in iconic Los Angeles park brings hope after famous cougar's death

A new mountain lion has been spotted in Griffith Park, following the footsteps of the celebrity cougar P-22.
The importance of providing safe routes for wildlife and implementing wildlife crossings to avoid incidents like P-22's tragic death. [ more ]
morecalifornia
#protests
Washington Post
3 weeks ago
Los Angeles

In photos: Violence erupts at campuses as activists and counterprotesters clash

Authorities arrested protesters at Columbia and City College of New York campuses, and police intervened in clashes at UCLA between pro-Palestinian and counterprotesters. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
2 weeks ago
Los Angeles

UCLA declares unlawful assembly, poised to clear pro-Palestinian camp

Authorities considered shutting down a pro-Palestinian camp at UCLA following a violent attack, amid divisions on managing protests between different universities. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 week ago
Los Angeles

USC graduation unfolds amid tight security and standing ovation for canceled valedictorian

The valedictorian at USC, Asna Tabassum, faced controversy leading to the cancellation of her commencement speech due to threats related to her pro-Palestinian stance. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 weeks ago
Los Angeles

University of Southern California Confronts an Unfamiliar Era of Protest

A surprising protest at the University of Southern California amid the Israel-Hamas conflict challenges stereotypes about the institution's political activism. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 week ago
Los Angeles

Amid protest turmoil, USC graduates invited to an 'electric' alternative celebration

USC replaces traditional commencement with a 'Trojan Family Graduate Celebration' amid campus protests. [ more ]
moreprotests
#firefighters
Los Angeles Times
2 weeks ago
Los Angeles

Fire scorches Huntington Park fire station, but no injuries are reported

Firefighters at Huntington Park's Fire Station No. 164 bravely fought a fire in their own burning station, receiving support from surrounding firefighters. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 week ago
Los Angeles

Firefighters trying to contain blaze that has burned nearly 400 acres in Kern County

Firefighters are working to contain Sherwood fire in Kern County, facing challenges with changing weather conditions. [ more ]
morefirefighters
#ucla
Los Angeles Times
2 weeks ago
Los Angeles

UCLA taps LAPD, district attorney, FBI in investigation of attack on pro-Palestinian camp

UCLA chancellor takes action following mob violence on campus. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 weeks ago
Los Angeles

Police Officers Respond as Clashes Erupt at U.C.L.A. Encampment

Administrators called law enforcement due to violence at a pro-Palestinian protest encampment on UCLA campus. [ more ]
moreucla
#investigation
Los Angeles Times
2 weeks ago
Los Angeles

Long Beach officer killed boy, 17, during standoff, police say

The 17-year-old boy killed during a standoff with Long Beach police had a replica firearm, and the shooting is being investigated by the California Department of Justice. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
3 weeks ago
Los Angeles

Security guard shot outside Encino home reportedly linked to hip-hop music producer

The shooting of a security guard outside a home tied to a music producer like Cash XO was reported, revealing possible criminal activity. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
2 weeks ago
Los Angeles

LAPD detective charged with hit-and-run after off-duty crash on 5 Freeway

An LAPD detective, Stephanie Carrillo, faces hit-and-run charges after allegedly fleeing the scene of a crash while off-duty. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
19 hours ago
Los Angeles

Police lower the boom on Pasadena man accused of setting off over 150 explosions in two years

A man in Pasadena has been arrested for setting off multiple explosions over the past two years, with no reported injuries. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
5 days ago
Los Angeles

Man charged with sexual assault of two women in Angeles National Forest

Los Angeles County prosecutors charged a man with sexually assaulting two women in a secluded part of the Angeles National Forest. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
3 weeks ago
Los Angeles

4 more L.A. County probation officers put on leave in connection with 'youth-on-youth violence'

Incidents of youth-on-youth violence in a Downey detention facility have led to disciplinary actions against multiple probation officers. [ more ]
moreinvestigation
#law-enforcement
www.whittierdailynews.com
2 weeks ago
Los Angeles

California man mistakenly jailed for 5 days on child molestation charge, suit alleges

A man was wrongfully arrested due to mistaken identity, leading to five days in jail and being labeled as a sex offender. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
2 weeks ago
Los Angeles

Eight arrested in multimillion-dollar retail theft operation, L.A. County sheriff's officials say

Authorities arrested eight individuals for organized retail theft in Los Angeles, recovering millions in stolen goods and cash. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 week ago
Los Angeles

Family demands answers after LAPD officers fatally shoot mentally ill man in Koreatown

Increased police shootings involve individuals in mental health crises, highlighting the need for more effective collaboration between law enforcement and mental health resources. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
5 days ago
Los Angeles

She couldn't call, so human-trafficking victim texted 911 - and saved herself, officials say

A 17-year-old girl saved herself from trafficking by texting 911. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
12 hours ago
Los Angeles

Stabbing on Metro bus in Lynwood is latest violence connected to L.A.'s mass transit system

A surge of law enforcement is needed to improve safety on Los Angeles Metro buses and trains. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
5 days ago
Los Angeles

Mayor Bass orders police 'surge' on Metro bus and rail routes amid spike in violence

Mayor orders a surge of law enforcement in response to growing violent attacks on Metro, emphasizing the need for riders' safety. [ more ]
morelaw-enforcement
#lapd
Los Angeles Times
2 weeks ago
Los Angeles

2 men found dead in hillside cave hollowed out by humans

Two men found dead in a cave on Northridge hillside near a homeless encampment. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
2 weeks ago
Los Angeles

LAPD website goes offline; officials give no cause but say it's 'not Ransomware'

The Los Angeles Police Department website was down, causing speculation about the reasons behind the outage. [ more ]
The Mercury News
3 weeks ago
Los Angeles

San Quentin inmate who killed off-duty California detective in 1985 dies

The convicted murderer of an off-duty LAPD detective in 1985 was found dead in his prison cell, suspected to be a suicide. [ more ]
morelapd
Los Angeles Times
2 weeks ago
Los Angeles

Knife-wielding assailant is fatally shot after attacking guard at Hollywood Metro station

Violent incident at Hollywood Metro station resulted in a fatality, highlighting safety concerns for transit workers. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
2 weeks ago
Los Angeles

4.1-magnitude earthquake shakes Orange County, Riverside County in Southern CA: USGS

Small 4.1 magnitude earthquake near Corona, followed by smaller quakes. Seismologist Dr. Lucy Jones explains the event as part of a sequence. [ more ]
#california-population
therealdeal.com
2 weeks ago
Los Angeles

California Population Grows With SoCal Adding Most Residents

California's population decline has reversed, driven by factors like lower mortality, rebounding legal immigration, and a rise in new housing units. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
3 weeks ago
Los Angeles

California's population increased last year for first time since 2020

California's population increased by 0.17%, showcasing a return to growth influenced by decreased deaths, more births, looser immigration policies, and changing domestic migration patterns. [ more ]
morecalifornia-population
Los Angeles Times
2 weeks ago
Los Angeles

USC security official faces calls to step down from LAPD oversight role

Activists demanding removal of LAPD Commission President Erroll Southers over law enforcement response at USC protests. [ more ]
#southern-california
Los Angeles Times
2 weeks ago
Los Angeles

Toppled scaffolding, canceled beach festival, brush fires: Strong winds stir trouble for SoCal

Southern California experienced strong winds leading to brush fires and canceled music festival performances in Redondo Beach. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
3 weeks ago
Los Angeles

Cold storm brings high winds, showers to California on Friday, but weekend to clear up

High winds in Southern California causing potential power outages and hazardous air quality with minimal rainfall expected. [ more ]
www.latimes.com
6 days ago
Los Angeles

How Los Angeles County became home to the biggest AAPI communities in the country

Asian Americans are the fastest growing population in the United States. [ more ]
moresouthern-california
therealdeal.com
1 week ago
Los Angeles

AvalonBay and Abode Lack Funding for West LA Civic Center

Market conditions may impact funding for a proposed retail village development in West Los Angeles, raising concerns about project feasibility. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
2 weeks ago
Los Angeles

Student had rifle and violent, hand-drawn images in UC Riverside apartment, police say

A student was ordered to leave UC Riverside after police found weapons in an on-campus apartment. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
2 weeks ago
Los Angeles

Column: Watch your step, Democrats. O.C.'s purple shine hides a red underbelly

Orange County, traditionally known for its conservative politics, has shifted towards Democrats in recent years, embracing a purple political color. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 week ago
Los Angeles

USC's faculty senate censures President Carol Folt and provost over commencement

The USC faculty censured President Carol Folt and Provost Andrew Guzman for mishandling commencement events. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
3 weeks ago
Los Angeles

May is off to a wet start in Southern California with cold temperatures and rain over the weekend

Los Angeles to experience colder temperatures and light rain over the weekend, beginning a wet May. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
2 weeks ago
Los Angeles

Driver killed after his car slams into a church in South Los Angeles

A driver died and a passenger was injured after their SUV crashed into a church in South Los Angeles. [ more ]
Juxtapoz
3 weeks ago
Los Angeles

Juxtapoz Magazine - Preview: Gustavo Zermeno Jr "What Was, What Is, What Could Be" @ BEYOND THE STREETS, Los Angeles

Gustavo Zermeño Jr.'s exhibition 'What Was, What Is, What Could Be' explores Los Angeles through immersive mural-inspired landscapes. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 week ago
Los Angeles

'World's 50 Best' recognizes first L.A. restaurant in more than a decade

The World's 50 Best Restaurants recognized Kato with the 2024 Resy One to Watch award, acknowledging its potential for future inclusion on the prestigious list. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 day ago
Los Angeles

Indigenous tribe sues L.A. County, archdiocese over the 'desecration' of more than 100 graves

The Kizh Nation sues Los Angeles entities for mishandling ancestors' remains during the construction of a Mexican American museum in downtown L.A. [ more ]
#suicide
Los Angeles Times
1 day ago
Los Angeles

If you're living with a drug or mental health problem, here's where to look for help

Fatal overdoses in the U.S. decreased in 2023, but drug and mental health crises persist, especially in communities of color. [ more ]
www.dailynews.com
3 weeks ago
Los Angeles

San Quentin inmate who killed off-duty California detective in 1985 dies

The 68-year-old man convicted of murdering an off-duty LAPD detective in 1985 was found dead in his cell at San Quentin Rehabilitation Center, investigated as a suicide. [ more ]
moresuicide
Los Angeles Times
4 days ago
Los Angeles

DNA helps identify woman whose body was found at bottom of Bay Area cliff nearly 60 years ago

DNA analysis identified a woman found at the base of a cliff after 60 years, revealing her as Lillian Marie Cardenas. [ more ]
#los-angeles-county-sheriffs-department
www.dailybreeze.com
5 days ago
Los Angeles

Baby girl found abandoned in shopping cart at California CVS store

A pregnant woman left a baby in a shopping cart at a CVS, then took a cab, leaving the child behind. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
3 weeks ago
Los Angeles

Man's body discovered in remote Malibu area with apparent gunshot wounds

A man's body was found in Malibu with gunshot wounds. [ more ]
morelos-angeles-county-sheriffs-department
Miami Herald
3 weeks ago
Los Angeles

Can you swim naked at the beach in Miami? Smoke, sleep or drink? What the laws say

Local governments in the Miami area have implemented smoking bans at beaches to reduce smoke and litter. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
2 weeks ago
Los Angeles

'Unseasonably cold' storm driving another chilly, damp weekend for Southern California

A chilly and damp weekend expected in Southern California with cooler temperatures, possible showers, and strong winds, but no major impacts. Warmer and drier weather forecasted for the following week. [ more ]
#crime
Los Angeles Times
1 day ago
Los Angeles

He arrived in Los Angeles with his young family three months ago. He was shot dead on a bus.

Tragic incident on a Metro bus in Los Angeles resulted in the death of a father, causing profound grief and prompting increased security measures. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 day ago
Los Angeles

Man allegedly armed with a knife and violating restraining order fatally shot in Monrovia

A man, suspected of wielding a knife, was fatally shot outside a home where a woman with a restraining order lived. [ more ]
morecrime
#los-angeles-county
Los Angeles Times
1 week ago
Los Angeles

14,000 gallons of raw sewage spill onto L.A. County beaches, forcing closure

Approximately 14,400 gallons of untreated sewage led to beach closures in Los Angeles County, with officials urging people to avoid the water and wet sand. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
3 weeks ago
Los Angeles

Proposed L.A. County budget adds mental health workers, homelessness funding

Los Angeles County's budget decreases by $1.4 billion but prioritizes mental health workers and homelessness.
L.A. County faces significant claims of sexual abuse with no allocated funds in the proposed budget. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 week ago
Los Angeles

Three people stabbed in two separate incidents on Los Angeles County Metro system

Increased violence on Los Angeles County's mass transit system is a concerning trend, with recent incidents highlighting the dangers passengers and drivers face. [ more ]
morelos-angeles-county
Los Angeles Times
2 days ago
Los Angeles

L.A. County Sheriff's Department asking for public's help in finding New York man missing in Malibu

Los Angeles Sheriff's Department seeks public help to locate missing New York man linked to European royalty. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 day ago
Los Angeles

Turtle skulls and elephant toenails are among thousands of items seized at LAX mail facility

Illegal wildlife products seized at Los Angeles International Airport's mail facility highlight the rampant issue of wildlife trafficking. [ more ]
Eater LA
4 days ago
Los Angeles

Cool Food Events and Pop-Ups to Check Out This Week in Los Angeles: May 17

Pop-ups are integral to LA's dining scene, offering diverse culinary experiences from upscale collaborations to soulful comfort food. [ more ]
#misconduct
Los Angeles Times
4 days ago
Los Angeles

LAPD seeks to fire a senior captain over relationship with 911 dispatcher

Los Angeles police captain faces termination for undisclosed relationship with a civilian employee and lying about it. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 week ago
Los Angeles

In effort to 'regain public trust,' L.A. County announces 66 probation officers put on leave

Los Angeles County Probation Department facing scandal and internal investigations due to allegations of misconduct and violence in juvenile facilities. [ more ]
moremisconduct
Dodgers Nation
4 days ago
Los Angeles

Los Angeles Pronounces May 17 as Shohei Ohtani Day to Celebrate Dodgers Star

The city of Los Angeles is officially recognizing May 17 as "Shohei Ohtani Day."The Dodgers made the announcement on social media on Friday.
Los Angeles Times
3 weeks ago
Los Angeles

Person stabbed after argument spills out of L.A. Metro bus, police say

A person was stabbed Friday afternoon after getting into an argument with other passengers on a Los Angeles Metro bus in University Park, authorities said.
Los Angeles Times
17 hours ago
Los Angeles

Memorial Day weekend in Southern California is looking gloomy. How long will this 'May gray' linger?

(Brian van der Brug/Los Angeles Times)
Sacramento Bee
5 days ago
Los Angeles

Arrest made after Northern California wildfire sparks evacuations near Camp Fire burn scar

Smoke from the Ranch Fire in Butte County is seen from Bloomer Lookout in a PG&E camera Wednesday, May 15, 2024, linked to the AlertCalifornia camera network.
Curbed LA
3 years ago
Los Angeles

Black Lives Matter Organizers Share How Defunding Police Could Fund a Better L.A.

Defunding the LAPD involves reimagining public safety as community support and building stronger neighborhoods. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
4 years ago
Los Angeles

Most destructive California wildfires in history

The Camp Fire in Butte County in 2018 holds the record for the most destructive wildfire in California history in terms of the number of structures destroyed. [ more ]
#homelessness
Los Angeles Times
3 weeks ago
Los Angeles

Transient was once banned from L.A. Metro for violence. Now he's charged with killing woman on subway

Fatal stabbing of a woman on Metro train leads to murder charge against homeless man with a history of violence. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 week ago
Los Angeles

Homelessness down in Long Beach, up in Orange County, latest counts find

Long Beach saw a decline in local homelessness after seven years, while Orange County's homeless population continued to grow. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 week ago
Los Angeles

Hepatitis A spreading among Los Angeles homeless population, health officials say

Public health officials are investigating a hepatitis A outbreak among the homeless population in Los Angeles County. [ more ]
morehomelessness
Sacramento Bee
1 week ago
Los Angeles

1-month-old kitten hitching a ride on California train gets helping hand, rescue says

Compassion for animals can be found even in unexpected places. [ more ]
Eater LA
3 weeks ago
Los Angeles

Cool Food Events and Pop-Ups to Check Out This Week in Los Angeles: April 26

Pop-ups are a significant part of LA's dining culture, offering unique culinary experiences in various locations around town. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
1 week ago
Los Angeles

Los Gatos edges Los Altos in a walk-off to keep league title hopes alive

An intense baseball game resulted in Los Gatos overtaking Los Altos in the final inning, causing a tied first-place situation in the league standings. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
3 weeks ago
Los Angeles

16 essential brunch favorites from the 101 Best Restaurants guide

Los Angeles is known for its diverse and extensive brunch culture, featuring a wide range of unique brunch offerings across the region. [ more ]
Battery Power
2 weeks ago
Los Angeles

Braves vs. Dodgers game thread

The Atlanta Braves will return to action Friday night when they begin a three-game series against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
WhoWhatWear
3 weeks ago
Los Angeles

No Gatekeeping Here: The Best Stores to Find Vintage Gems In LA

Los Angeles is a preferred location for vintage shopping, offering rare designer pieces and potential celebrity-styled finds. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 week ago
Los Angeles

L.A. mayor's dog helped stop man who shouted 'Karen!' during break-in, sources say

The break-in at L.A. Mayor Karen Bass' home involved the intruder shouting her name and attempting to access her bedrooms, raising concerns about the motive behind the incident. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 week ago
Los Angeles

A skirmish breaks out near Pomona College's graduation.

Scuffles broke out among pro-Palestinian protesters and security officers outside Pomona College's commencement, leading to an arrest. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 week ago
Los Angeles

Person found dead at bottom of cliffs in San Pedro

The Los Angeles Fire Department responded to a report of a person found dead at the bottom of cliffs in San Pedro. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
6 days ago
Los Angeles

Teens on field trip overdose on cannabis edibles at Los Angeles' La Brea Tar Pits

Eight teens in the school field trip to La Brea Tar Pits ingested cannabis edibles. Three collapsed, five showed altered consciousness. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
6 days ago
Los Angeles

UC students OK strike over university's response to protests

Unionized graduate student workers at UC campuses authorized a strike over the university's handling of pro-Palestinian protests. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 week ago
Los Angeles

Hit-and-run suspect arrested in the killing of 17-year-old boy in Long Beach

A hit-and-run driver in Long Beach was arrested for causing the death of a teenage boy. The suspect faces serious charges including DUI and manslaughter. [ more ]
[ Load more ]