Saturday, April 18, 2015


Police in standoff with Silver Lake suspect

Police on Hamilton Way | Dan Gershon

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 »

Two injured in Highland Park shooting [updated]

Police closed Avenue 59 near Monte Vista Street

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 »

Highland Park talks about shootings and gang violence


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.

Man injured in Echo Park shooting


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 »