It was pretty clear from the get-go that the wild robbery last summer of an East L.A. Bank of America involving an assistant branch manager outfitted with a fake bomb might have been an inside job.
Said manager was not charged, but three others, including her boyfriend, were, the FBI announced toda ... More >>
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Tickets for the Hollywood Bowl went on general sale to the public Saturday morning at 10 a.m., and for Alisha Staten, Gwen Corben, Sheila Tunnel and their cohorts, this ... More >>
If L.A. has its own white Detroit -- you know, redneck and working class (think Kid Rock and Eminem) -- it's Fontana, birthplace of Hells Angels, home of the old the Kaiser Steel Mill.
Tattoos, thick arms and decorative testicles dangling from four-wheel-drive trucks are at home here. So, apparent ... More >>
Millage Peaks, the son of former L.A. Fire Department chief of the same name, today pleaded guilty to a charge that he paid a TSA agent to smuggle marijuana through security checkpoints at LAX.
Peaks "initiated the bribery scheme" that has brought guilty pleas to federal charges from five defendant ... More >>
On a sunny but breezy Saturday, 10-year-old Diego Grijalva of Gabriella Charter School in Echo Park found himself at 5900 Wilshire Boulevard, seated at a piano designed by local artist Evan Skrederstu. Diego, who has played on his school's piano, was intrigued by the street piano and playing a simpl ... More >>
Wow. Either this guy has balls of titanium or -- hear us out now -- he's innocent?
Cops this week said that after being arrested for allegedly impersonating a cop and robbing people, 42-year-old George Turegano of Fontana was jailed, bailed out and ... did it again!
The LAPD says he was arrested e ... More >>
Not the suspect.A mylar Valentine's Day balloon reportedly popped over (update: or floated into) utility company Southern California Edison's substation in Fontana last night, taking a nosedive straight into the heart of the circuitry.
If we were more superstitious, we'd say the massi ... More >>
Making Louise proudWe see a lot of unlikely bandits come through these parts. Few, however, are as head-turning as the elusive (well, until her arrest today) Granny Bandit, a 50- to 80-year-old blur of badass suburban crime, circa 1950s, with a dark Dodge Neon for a getaway vehicle.
Various ... More >>
Facebook28-year-old Jamie JonesA double accident on the 210 East in the wee hours this morning took the life of 28-year-old Jamie Angelina Jones, a Rialto resident who had been riding in the passenger seat of a 2008 Kia.
California Highway Patrol officers tell City News Service that, at abou ... More >>
Fontana PDAndrea Adame.A 19-year-old Southern California girl told her parents she was going to Coachella last weekend. Instead, she ended up missing.
The story, however, only gets better.
Because, Fontana police now say Andrea Adame essentially used the three-day concert in Indio, Californ ... More >>
sportsmemorabilia.comAnthony Smith.Anthony Smith, a former L.A. Raiders defensive end, was charged with murder, the District Attorney's office announced today.
The 43-year-old from Fontana was charged along with two "associates," 41-year-old Charles Eric Honest and 32-year-old Dewann Wesley ... More >>
ranjitDouble check your sign. It might have changed.The 13th Sign was a (bad) movie. (Slogan: There is a place where evil lives. Yeah, it's called Fontana).
Now there really is a 13th category for you lonely women people who believe in astrology. That's right Oprah, check your birthday, beca ... More >>
Rx BanditsFew would have thought that the Orange County ska-punk kids who a decade ago started playing as the Pharmaceutical Bandits would grow up to be a Coachella band.
But the quartet now known Rx Bandits has, their party in the desert last spring certifying Matt Embree and crew as musica ... More >>
Gun Suit Shot Down A Ninth Circuit Appeals panel has rejected a lawsuit, filed against gun manufacturer Glock, related to the 1999 Granada Hills shooting at a Jewish community center and the subsequent murder of a letter carrier. Two judges ruled that Glock cannot be held responsible for the illegal ... More >>