SILVER LAKE – Police have sealed off streets near Hamilton Way and Murray Drive this afternoon after an assault suspect barricaded himself, according to Sgt. John Cuenca with the LAPD Northeast Division. The suspect may have been involved in an assault with a firearm but Cuenca ... Read More »
HIGHLAND PARK — A volunteer football coach at Franklin High has been arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting current and former students during his nearly 20 years of working with players. Investigators believe that 46-year-old Jaime Jimenez may have victimized former students who are now adults ... Read More »
SILVER LAKE -- Police have sealed off the streets near Virgil and Lexington avenues on the border of Silver Lake and East Hollywood as they search for a stolen vehicle suspect, according to an LAPD spokeswoman.
HIGHLAND PARK — Police are investigating a shooting that left two persons wounded near Avenue 59 and Terrace Drive this afternoon. LAPD spokeswoman Rosario Herrera had no further details but said that police had requested a rescue ambulance following a shooting that was reported at about ... Read More »
ECHO PARK -- Police said they have arrested a man after a Metro bus came under fire this afternoon as it traveled along the border of Echo Park and Silver Lake, leaving the driver injured.
HIGHLAND PARK -- - Several LAPD officers stood before a room of concerned Highland Park residents on Thursday night. It was a difficult conversation for everyone at this forum on gangs and violent crime, with a series of recent neighborhood shootings fresh on people’s minds.
The City Council is in the final stages of reviewing a $50,000 reward to four witnesses who provided crucial information in connection with the brutal beating of San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow in the parking lot of Dodger Stadium during the 2011 season opener.
HIGHLAND PARK — Police are closing off streets near Avenue 53 and Longfellow Street tonight after officers spotted a man believed to be carrying a gun. Sgt. Frank Gonzalez at the Northeast Division said there have not been any reports of shooting as officers began their ... Read More »
ECHO PARK - A 24-year-old man suffered a superficial gunshot wound Tuesday night after a passenger emerged from a dark-colored vehicle and opened fire before fleeing with the victim's bike, police said. Read More »
HIGHLAND PARK -- One person suffered a gunshot wound to the leg tonight in the neighborhood's third shooting in three days.