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  1. 2 Suspects In Custody Following Deputy-Involved Shooting In ComptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | CBS Local

    ... Tajauta Avenue, near Spruce, Deputy Crystal Hernandez of the Sheriff's Information Bureau said. Deputies from the Compton Station said they saw an illegally parked vehicle that blocking traffic and attempted to speak with those inside, but three ...


  2. The Trials of Kendrick LamarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | RollingStone

    drizzly Sunday morning in Compton, the sky an un-California-ish gray. Into the parking lot of a local hamburger stand pulls a chromed-out black Mercedes SUV, driven by 27-year-old Kendrick Lamar, arguably the most talented rapper of his generation. ...


  3. NAESP's Best Practices for Better Schoolsa Conference Features Top Education ExpertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | PRWeb

    ... Garfield Elementary in Long Beach, while a beautification project will take place at Charles W. Bursch Elementary in Compton. (Mon., June 29, 9, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at: James A. Garfield Elementary School, 2240 Baltic Ave, Long Beach, CA 90810, ...


  4. Friday Is Dre Day, and Everybody's CelebratingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | LA Weekly

    Happy Dre Day! This Friday, June 19, at the Compton Community Center, gangsta rap fans will celebrate the glory of Dr. Dre. It's the second annual such event, honoring "Compton's First Black Billionaire," following last year's $3 billion sale of his company Beats to Apple.


  5. County investigates actions of social workers after beating of boyRead the original story

    Monday Jun 15 | Los Angeles Times

    Los Angeles County officials are investigating the actions of social workers who oversaw the family of a 13-month-old boy found brutally beaten last week, according to a source who reviewed confidential child-welfare records and requested anonymity. Bruises and burns covered Fernando Garcia of East Rancho Dominguez near Compton, and detectives did not expect him to survive, according to the records.


  6. $10,000 reward offered in case of music producer who vanished in ComptonRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 11 | Los Angeles Times

    Raymond Termaine Collins' family is asking for the community's help in finding out what happened to the music producer, who vanished after a meeting in Compton in February. At a news conference Thursday afternoon on the steps of Compton City Hall, Mayor Aja Brown promised a $10,000 reward for any information to help solve the mystery.


  7. Reward offered to find Raymond Tremaine Collins Jr., last seen in ComptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Press-Telegram

    A woman whose son disappeared after going on a trip from Chino to Compton said she is optimistic the promise of a reward will encourage someone who knows her son's whereabouts to come forward. “We know money will make people talk, and hopefully they won't be afraid to step up and do the right thing,” said Annie Collins, mother of the missing Raymond Tremaine Collins Jr., during a Thursday telephone interview.


  8. Chinoa s Raymond Tremaine Collins, missing since February, last seen in ComptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Press-Telegram

    CHINO >> Los Angeles County Sheriff's investigators will be holding a press conference later today to ask for help in finding a missing Chino man who was last seen in Compton back in February. Detectives and family members of the aspiring music video producer, Raymond Tremaine Collins, 29, will be on the steps of Compton City Hall at 1 p.m. today to ask for leads in the suspicious disappearance of Collins, who was last seen early on Feb. 16 in the area of Alondra Boulevard and Dwights Avenue in his dark gray Toyota Camry, according to Compton investigators.


  9. Reward To Be Offered To Find Missing Video Producer In ComptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | CBS Local

    ... source for news coverage. KNX 1070 is one of the most respected and honored stations in the nation and has [...] COMPTON ( - City officials Thursday are expected to announce a reward to help find an aspiring 29-year-old video producer who ...


  10. The 2015 All-San Pedro News Pilot Prep Baseball TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | San Pedro News Pilot

    ... Unfortunately, Los Angeles CES dethroned the Polar Bears with an 8-4 victory at the MLB Urban Youth Academy field in Compton on May 29. Even though the season took a bad turn on April 23 when San Pedro got into a bench-clearing fracas with Carson in ...


  11. Community Calendar: Thursday, June 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 3 | Deming Headlight

    ... h lawsuit Wednesday against the former rap music mogul and key figures involved in the upcoming film "Straight Outta Compton.


  12. Former Malibu Resident Suge Knight 'Innocent,' Claims High-Powered New AttorneyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 |

    An attorney who successfully defended pop superstar Michael Jackson against child molestation charges formally took over the case today against former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight, charged with murder for allegedly running down two men in Compton and killing one of them. Well-known defense attorney Tom Mesereau -- who also represented actor Robert Blake for a time in a murder case -- replaced Knight's former attorney, Matthew Fletcher.


  13. Help Sought to Find Missing Music Video ProducerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | NBC Los Angeles

    Annie Collins, the mother of music video producer Raymond "Ray Rich" Collins, goes before the Compton City Council on Tuesday, May 19, 2015, to ask for help in finding him. The distraught mother of a music producer who went missing in Compton three months ago has turned to the City Council for help.


  14. Armed Suspect Shot as He Ran at Deputies: OfficialsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | NBC Los Angeles

    Cellphone video shows the moments after deputies shot and wounded a man in Compton. Gadi Schwartz reports for the NBC4 News at 11 p.m. on Wednesday, May 13, 2015.


  15. L.A. County sheriff's deputy shoots, wounds man in ComptonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    An L.A. County sheriff's deputy opened fire at and wounded a person in Compton on Wednesday evening, authorities said. An L.A. County sheriff's deputy opened fire at and wounded a person in Compton on Wednesday evening, authorities said.


  16. Dentist Accused Of Lewd Acts With Young Girls In Compton OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | My FOX LA

    A dentist suspected of committing lewd acts with two girls was arrested at his Compton office, authorities said Friday. Dr. Mohammed Kader, 51, of Cypress was arrested Thursday at Compton Family Dentistry, said Sgt.


  17. Compton man, 29, shot and killed this morningRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | LA Daily News

    The crime occurred in the 4800 block of East McMillan Street about 5:25 a.m., said Deputy Crystal Hernandez of the Sheriff's Information Bureau.


  18. Suge Knight to be arraigned on murder charges ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | San Bernardino County Sun

    ... Thursday after concluding a hearing that focused heavily on testimony from Cle "Bone" Sloan, who was hit outside a Compton burger stand. The judge also reduced bail from $25 million to $10 million. (Kevork Djansezian/Pool Photo via AP, File) LOS ...


  19. Coming up in the next seven days for Leek Arts Festival 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Your Leek Paper

    There is a fabulous mix of music, poetry, comedy and more coming up in the next seven days of Leek Arts Festival. Leek-based renaissance music specialists Piva will present an evening of music from the time of Shakespeare at All Saint's Church in Compton on Saturday, May 2 at 7.30pm.


  20. Sheriff's investigators probe double killing in South L.A.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... home in the city. Two people were seen running from the area. On Wednesday, homicide detectives were dispatched to Compton, where a person man was found shot to death in the 1100 block of East Marcelle Street. No further information was available. ...


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