7 hours ago | Crime
Thirty-three people have been indicted after they allegedly stole mail, committed identity theft, and even hoarded packages, the U.S. Attorney's Office in Los Angeles says. Most of the accused are U.S. Postal Service employees who were based in So...
8 hours ago | Crime
There was "complete chaos" at LAX overnight after police responded to numerous reports of shots fired and detained a man in a Zorro-style costume. The Tom Bradley International Terminal, as well as terminals 1, 2, 4, 5, 7 and 8, were evacuate...
3 days ago | Drugs
Synthetic marijuana has been wreaking havoc on downtown L.A.'s Skid Row. Just this week, it has been suspected in 14 hospitalizations. Los Angeles City Councilman Mitch Englander has had enough and he plans to propose a city ban on the substance, ...
3 days ago | Alcohol & Spirits
Even though the last full day of summer is Sept. 21, the Los Angeles Police Department's "end of summer" DUI crackdown kicks off tonight. Cops are gearing up for the season's traditional closing holiday, Labor Day, Sept 5. That means that extra co...
3 days ago | Housing
L.A.'s housing crisis is epic. A UCLA report a few years back said we had the least-affordable rents in the nation when adjusting for our sad median income of about $28,000 a year for one. Meanwhile, our apartment vacancy rate is a low three perce...
4 days ago | Murder
An Echo Park mother was charged today with suspicion of murder and child abuse after her 11-year-old son was found lifeless in a closet in her home, prosecutors announced. Thirty-nine-year-old Veronica Aguilar was arrested Monday after cops found ...