Crime

Guns, badges stolen during police charity game

KCBS-TV reports the items were taken Saturday from a locker room at Salesian High School while Los Angeles officers played against their San Diego colleagues.

Suspect in custody following officer-involved shooting

A suspect is in custody after being shot by a Los Angeles police officer today at around 4:31 p.m. in downtown Los Angeles. His condition is not known.

US marshal shoots defendant in federal court (updated)

Defendant Siale Angilau was one of 17 people named in a 29-count racketeering indictment filed in 2008 accusing gang members of conspiracy, assault, robbery and weapons offenses.

Man arrested after allegedly stabbing wife

The Inland Valley Daily Bulletin reports Ik Hwan Yeo was taken into custody late Saturday in the West Hills neighborhood of the San Fernando Valley.

Sylmar nurse in critical condition after stabbing

A nurse is in critical condition after being stabbed multiple times while on the job in a northern Los Angeles County hospital.

2 men injured in Venice Beach stabbings

Police are searching for suspects after two men were stabbed on the oceanfront walk at Venice Beach.

Palmdale teen killed when driver slams into her bedroom

A sleeping teenager was killed early Sunday when an SUV, driven by a suspected DUI driver, slammed into her first floor bedroom in Palmdale, NBC4 reported.

Sen. Leland Yee corruption probe leading to entrapment claims

A corruption sting that netted state Sen. Leland Yee and Chinatown figure Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow is seen as entrapment by some.

Police raid LA Times building after threat reports

Police have taken a man into custody inside the Los Angeles Times building after reports of a shooting threat.

LA-area coach gets over 130 years for molestations

Prosecutors said that for nearly 17 years, Renoir Vincent Valenti — who used several aliases — molested a girl and 14 boys, including six soccer players he coached.

Man who opened fire outside OC mall sentenced

Mark Gurrola, a former security guard, drove to the Fashion Island parking lot in Newport Beach on Dec. 15, 2012. Authorities say he got out and fired 54 rounds from a handgun toward a building.

Ferry captain arrested in South Korea disaster

The investigation into the disaster that has left 270 people missing has focused on the ferry's sharp turn before it started listing, and on whether a quicker evacuation order by the captain could have saved lives.

Man sentenced in USC shooting that wounded 4

Prosecutors say Brandon Spencer was shooting at a rival gang member, hitting him and three others outside a Halloween party in 2012.

FBI: Suspect in 1976 killings has LA-area roots

Agents are taking a second look at the case of William Bradford Bishop Jr., who was born in Pasadena and hasn't been seen since the day after authorities say he killed his family in Maryland in 1976.

Sharper loses Arizona bid to be released on bail

The indictment filed last month in Arizona alleges that Sharper gave the sedative zolpidem to three women and then had sexual contact with two of them without their consent.

Man robs bank in 'I Have Issues' shirt

A man presented a note to a bank teller that said he was armed and intended to rob the bank in the San Francisco Bay area Thursday.