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Adolfo Flores

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Adolfo Flores no longer works for the Los Angeles Times. He previously covered Orange County for the Metro section. Flores had reported for the Pasadena Sun and Pasadena Star-News, where he was a city hall and public safety reporter. He was awarded a fellowship by the Metlife Foundation in Aging Fellows Program in 2010 and a second-place Los Angeles Press Club award for news feature in 2013. A Los Angeles native, Flores graduated from Cal State Northridge and is a fluent Spanish writer and speaker.

Recent Articles

  • 2 law officers killed in 'incredibly dangerous' shooting rampage

    2 law officers killed in 'incredibly dangerous' shooting rampage

    A gunman suspected of fatally shooting two Northern California law officers Friday and wounding two other people was arrested after a six-hour chase with search dogs, helicopters and armored vehicles. Marcelo Marquez, 34, of Salt Lake City, was taken into custody by a SWAT team from a home in Auburn...

  • 2 Northern California deputies die after shootings, suspect in custody

    2 Northern California deputies die after shootings, suspect in custody

    Authorities said a man believed to have fatally shot two Northern California deputies Friday was in custody after a massive manhunt. Marcelo Marquez, 34, was arrested on suspicion of carrying out a series of shootings that left two deputies dead and an officer and a civilian injured, said Dena...

  • Man arrested for alleged role in fatal Shadow Hills crash

    Man arrested for alleged role in fatal Shadow Hills crash

    A 28-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of second-degree murder for his alleged role in a fatal traffic crash early Friday in Shadow Hills, police said. Luis Tapia of Sunland is suspected of contributing to the death of a woman on Sunland Boulevard near La Canada Way at about 12:20 a.m., the...

  • Another CSUN fraternity being investigated for possible hazing

    Another CSUN fraternity being investigated for possible hazing

    School officials said late Thursday that a fraternity at Cal State Northridge was under investigation for possible hazing, months after a pledge at a different Greek organization died during a mandatory hike. In a letter posted by school newspaper the Daily Sundial, William Watkins, vice president...

  • Ground, air crews fighting brush fire in Rustic Canyon area

    Ground, air crews fighting brush fire in Rustic Canyon area

    Ground and air crews were aggressively attacking a brush fire in the Rustic Canyon area near Brentwood late Thursday, according the Los Angeles Fire Department. No homes are currently threatened and no evacuations have been ordered. About two acres have burned so far, according to the department's...

  • Seven injured when car hits Mexican restaurant in Northern California

    Seven injured when car hits Mexican restaurant in Northern California

    Seven people were injured, two seriously, Thursday evening after a car plowed into the front of a Mexican restaurant in Northern California, police said. It appears as though a 56-year-old woman who was pulling into the parking lot of Taqueria Los Pericos in Dublin about 6:15 p.m. accidentally...

  • Authorities offer $55,000 reward to find killer of Anaheim girl

    Authorities offer $55,000 reward to find killer of Anaheim girl

    Anaheim authorities Thursday offered a $55,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person who shot and killed a 9-year-old girl while she played outside her home. Ximena Meza was fatally shot Wednesday about 7:15 p.m. outside her apartment in the 2300 block of West...

  • Overturned vehicle closes eastbound lanes on 10 Freeway in Santa Monica

    Overturned vehicle closes eastbound lanes on 10 Freeway in Santa Monica

    An overturned vehicle in the McClure Tunnel shut down all eastbound lanes of the 10 Freeway in Santa Monica late Thursday evening, authorities said. The crash occurred about 8:30 p.m. and appears to have only involved one vehicle, said California Highway Patrol Officer Francisco Villalobos. At...

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