As a small warm-up for the massive DUI crackdown scheduled to harsh your mellow New Years Eve, police around the L.A. area are planning DUI checkpoints. Locations include West Hollywood, Long Beach and the San Gabriel Valley.
Think of this as practice for Monday, the ultimate amateur night.
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'Tis the season to be jolly, yes, but try not to do your fa-la-la-la-laing in a jail cell.
The L.A. County Sheriff's Department this week previewed the anti-DUI can of whoopass it's unveiling for the holidays, starting this weekend. It's massive:
A Long Beach cop was arrested after he allegedly sparked up a relationship with a minor while on the job and apparently had the victim text nude photos to him, police said.
The minor, who was not identified as a girl or boy, this month told a "school resource officer" about the situation, sparking ... More >>
Updated at the bottom: The suspects have been named by the Long Beach Police Department and are being linked to other crimes too.
Originally posted January 18 at 3:45 p.m.
By Taylor Freitas
Long Beach police just announced that they've made an arrests related to the killing of five people in a ho ... More >>
kalavinkaUpdated at the bottom with an arrest. First posted at 8 a.m. on Sept. 6.
Two USC students had to undergo surgery following a shooting at a party near campus over the weekend, according to reports and police.
One of the victims, a male undergraduate shot in the chest, was said to ha ... More >>
Sergio Osuna, ghetto Goldilocks.Nude intruders are weird. Drunk nude intruders are weirder. But drunk, (half) nude intruders who crawl into bed with 10-year-old girls and sort of just lay there, all silent and creepy, are the stuff of Guillermo del Toro's nightmares. One traumatized little gi ... More >>
aircraftsnl via TwitpicThe aftermath of today's Long Beach plane crash.Update: Another of the deceased was identified, after the jump.
Mark Bixby, a scion of the family for which Long Beach's upper-middle-class Bixby Knolls neighborhood is named, was one of four people who died when a privat ... More >>
Editor's note: Two weekends ago writer Ryan Ritchie traveled with Long Beach band On Blast as they gigged at the debut of the annual Goliath Festival in Mexico City. He submitted a report on the gig, which West Coast Sound has been running in installments this week. What follows is the final chapte ... More >>
Editor's note: Two weekends ago writer Ryan Ritchie traveled with Long Beach band On Blast as they gigged at the debut of the annual Goliath Festival in Mexico City. He submitted a report on the gig, which West Coast Sound will be running in installments this week. What follows is part one.
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