Adolfo Flores

Writer

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

  • Menifee councilman accused of using his position for financial gain

    Menifee councilman accused of using his position for financial gain

    Riverside prosecutors said a Menifee councilman was arrested and charged Thursday on suspicion of having a conflict of interest, using his position for financial gain and not having a license for an event venue he owns.Thomas Fuhrman was arrested at a city park and booked at the Southwest Detention...

  • Menifee councilman arrested in city park, D.A.'s office says

    Menifee councilman arrested in city park, D.A.'s office says

    A Menifee councilman was arrested Thursday in a city park by investigators with the Riverside County district attorney's office, but prosecutors declined to say what he was arrested on suspicion of. Thomas Fuhrman was arrested at Wheatfield Park, said John Hall, a spokesman with the Riverside County...

  • Coroner identifies girl, 9, shot to death outside Anaheim apartments

    Coroner identifies girl, 9, shot to death outside Anaheim apartments

    A 9-year-old girl fatally shot Wednesday while playing outside her home in Anaheim has been identified. Ximena Meza died at 7:56 p.m. at the UC Irvine Medical Center shortly after being shot, according to the Orange County coroner. Ximena was shot about 7:15 p.m. outside her apartment in the 2300...

  • Girl, 9, dies of injuries in Anaheim shooting

    Girl, 9, dies of injuries in Anaheim shooting

    A 9-year-old girl who was shot outside an apartment building Wednesday evening has died, Anaheim authorities said. The shooting occurred about 7:15 p.m. in the 2300 block of West Greenacre Avenue, said Lt. Bob Dunn, a spokesman with the Anaheim Police Department. Several people called 911 and reported...

  • Stabbing attack leaves 1 dead, 2 wounded in Carson

    Stabbing attack leaves 1 dead, 2 wounded in Carson

    A stabbing attack Wednesday in Carson left one man dead and two other males wounded, authorities said. The stabbings occurred about 2:45 p.m. in the 1600 block of East 218th street, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said. Witnesses reported seeing multiple people involved in the stabbings....

  • San Gabriel Valley water agency declares supply emergency

    San Gabriel Valley water agency declares supply emergency

    The Upper San Gabriel Valley Municipal Water District declared a water supply emergency Wednesday amid record-low levels. The agency, which supplies retailers that serve several San Gabriel Valley cities, said levels will continue to drop if this winter doesn’t provide above-average rainfall and...

  • Death of Victorville man tasered multiple times ruled accidental

    The death of a 36-year-old Victorville man after he was stunned with a taser multiple times during his arrest by San Bernardino County Sheriff’s deputies was accidental, authorities said Wednesday. The Riverside County coroner's office said Dante Parker died due to acute PCP intoxication with a...

  • Protest against police brutality brings downtown L.A. traffic to halt

    Protest against police brutality brings downtown L.A. traffic to halt

    Protesters marching against police brutality Wednesday afternoon snarled traffic throughout downtown L.A. The demonstration organized by the Stop Mass Incarceration Network began about 2 p.m. at Olympic Boulevard and Broadway, according to a Facebook event page created by the group. From there...

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