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Seven Arrested at Weho DUI Checkpoint Friday

Personnel from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Traffic Services Detail conducted a DUI/DL Checkpoint on Friday, Aug. 29 as part of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department commitment to public safety.


Related Topix: West Hollywood, CA

6 hrs ago | KRRQ-FM Lafayette

Cee Lo Green Pleads No Contest to Dosing Woman with Ecstasy

Cee Lo Green has pleaded no contest to secretly giving a woman the drug Ecstasy at a Los Angeles restaurant in the summer of 2012, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office announced on Friday.


Related Topix: Cee Lo Green, Hip-Hop, Drugs

10 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News

South El Monte deputy-involved collision injures 2

SOUTH EL MONTE >> A sheriff's deputy rushing to a call crashed collided with a civilian's car in South El Monte late Sunday, resulting in minor injuries to both the deputy and the other driver, authorities said.


Related Topix: South El Monte, CA, El Monte, CA

14 hrs ago | NBC Los Angeles

Deputy Hospitalized After 14 Freeway Rollover Crash

A Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputy was hospitalized Monday morning after a single-vehicle rollover crash in the Antelope Valley.


Related Topix: Palmdale, CA

18 hrs ago | Pasadena Star-News

Good Samaritan fights off would-be robber in Pasadena, suspect jailed

PASADENA >> A would-be robber attacked a man along Fair Oaks Avenue before a good Samaritan intervened and fought the attacker off Saturday, police said.


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21 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

Made in America fest, Day 2: Hot weather, a few arrests

Music fans watch a performance by Cypress Hill at the Made In America Festival in downtown Los Angeles on Sunday.


Related Topix: Weather, Los Angeles, CA

Sun Aug 31, 2014


Metro to close four Blue Line stations in Long Beach during construction

Four Metro stations along the Blue Line through Long Beach will close for renovations this month as part of a massive renovation.


Related Topix: Long Beach, CA

The Fresno Bee

Fatal I-5 crash delays northbound traffic

At least one person died in a crash Sunday afternoon on Interstate 5 near Castaic in Los Angeles County, and the California Highway Patrol issued alerts expecting traffic to be backed up for hours.


Related Topix: Castaic, CA

Whittier Daily News

La Mirada checkpoint nets 13 tickets, no arrests

LA MIRADA >> Deputies issued 13 tickets but made no arrests during a sobriety and driver's license checkpoint Saturday night in La Mirada, officials said.


Related Topix: La Mirada, CA

Pasadena Star-News

29 arrested on first day of Made in America music festival

LOS ANGELES >> Twenty-nine arrests were reported on the first day of the two-day Made in America music festival at Grand Park in downtown Los Angeles, police said today.


Whittier Daily News

Woman killed, 2 in critical condition following Whittier crash

WHITTIER >> A 19-year-old woman died and two others were hospitalized in critical condition following a solo-car crash along Beverly Boulevard early Saturday, officials said.


Related Topix: Whittier, CA, Malibu, CA, Citrus, CA

Glendale News-Press

Proposal for rail corridor through Angeles National Forest draws fire

A recent proposal to study cutting a high-speed rail corridor through the Angeles National Forest is drawing fire from San Fernando Valley communities near the preserve's southwest boundary, the Los Angeles Times reported .


Related Topix: California High-Speed Rail, Sunland, CA, Tujunga, CA, Bell, CA, Burbank, CA

Sat Aug 30, 2014

San Bernardino County Sun

Los Angeles County Fair schedule for Saturday, August 30

The Los Angeles County Fair is celebrating its 92nd anniversary with one big party.



DA rejects charges against sheriff's deputy who killed cyclist

A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy who was typing on a patrol car computer when he hit and killed a bicyclist in Calabasas last year will not be prosecuted, the Los Angeles County district attorney's office said in a statement Thursday.


Related Topix: Calabasas, CA

San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Three sex offenders arrested during San Gabriel Valley parole compliance sweep

The compliance checks were carried out between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. throughout the jurisdiction of the sheriff's Industry Station, which includes Industry, La Puente, La Habra Heights and nearby unincorporated county areas, Los Angeles County sheriff's officials said in a written statement.


Related Topix: La Puente, CA, La Habra Heights, CA

LA Daily News

Shooting on 60 Freeway injures 2 motorcyclists in Boyle Heights

Two motorcyclists riding together were hospitalized in unknown condition after both were shot on the 60 Freeway in Boyle Heights, authorities said today.


Related Topix: East Los Angeles, CA

Star Tribune

Los Angeles County man whose 4 pit bulls mauled woman is found guilty of second-degree murder

A jury on Friday found a man guilty of murder after his pit bulls mauled a woman to death in a high desert town in California where residents said they carried rocks and guns for protection against packs of dogs.


Related Topix: Littlerock, CA

Pasadena Star-News

Los Angeles County Fair opens with a vintage plane flyover

The fair is celebrating its 92nd anniversary this year and the month-long event kicked off with a ribbon cutting ceremony in the newly expanded Farm, said Renee Hernandez, Fair spokeswoman.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

Fri Aug 29, 2014

KCRA-TV Sacramento

Gov. Brown files appeal of teacher tenure ruling

California Gov. Jerry Brown late Friday appealed a court ruling that struck down tenure and other job protections for the state's teachers.


Related Topix: Jerry Brown, US Governors, Education Etc., Autos

Pasadena Star-News

Los Angeles County reports first death of West Nile virus season

A San Fernando Valley man in his 60s is the first person in Los Angeles County to die from West Nile virus this season, the local department of public health announced Friday.


Related Topix: Health, West Nile Virus