HIGHLAND PARK — Police are asking for the public’s help to find the person or persons responsible for bludgeoning a man to death near Sycamore Grove Park on Monday afternoon. The body of a Latino male between the ages of 40 and and 50 was found ... Read More »
HIGHLAND PARK — A shooting tonight near Avenue 56 and Range View Avenue left one person injured, police said. The male victim suffered what was described as a non-life threatening injury after being shot at about 8 p.m., according to an officer with the Northeast Division. ... Read More »
SILVER LAKE — Residents are being told stay in their homes tonight as officers search for a wanted felony suspect near the 2 Freeway offramp at Glendale Boulevard. Police had blocked off Branden, Clifford and Duane streets west of Glendale Boulevard as a police helicopter hovered ... Read More »
EAGLE ROCK — Police shut down Eagle Rock Boulevard Saturday afternoon after an armed woman barricaded herself in her home in the 2100 block of Laverna Avenue, according ABC7. The woman, who had threatened a man with a gun following an argument, surrendered to police around ... Read More »
ECHO PARK -- Police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found lying on the street Tuesday night on the southern edge of Echo Park. KTLA reports that the body of a Latino male in his 20s was discovered near Union Avenue and Rockwood Street at about 10 p.m.
LOS FELIZ — L.A. Now reports that the man who was shot by police Friday evening was not armed. Officers had said they fired at the man because it appeared that he had a weapon as he raised his arm wrapped in a towel, according to ... Read More »
LOS FELIZ-- Police shot a man early this evening along a traffic-congested stretch of Los Feliz Boulevard after he appeared to be holding a weapon hidden in a towel.
SILVER LAKE -- City officials and family members are scheduled on Friday morning to unveil a plaque naming the intersection of West Silver Lake Drive and Rowena Avenue in honor of Joseph Anthony Gatto, a long-time resident and arts instructor who was shot dead in his Silver Lake home in November 2013.
The LAPD Rampart Division is advising vehicle owners across the southern section of Silver Lake and East Hollywood to watch out for catalytic converter thieves. A posting on the division’s Facebook page says: In the areas south of Sunset Blvd between Vermont Ave and Rampart Blvd, ... Read More »
ECHO PARK -- Sang Won Jung, 26, of Tujunga has been booked on suspicion of felony hit-and-run in connection with Friday's fatal collision that left a 15-year-old skateboarder brain dead.