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

  • Driver is shot, killed in Rosemead attack

    Driver is shot, killed in Rosemead attack

    A man was shot and killed as he drove his car late Tuesday in Rosemead, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department officials said.Someone in another car fired at the victim at the intersection of Muscatel Avenue and Garvey Avenue, Sheriff's Department spokeswoman Crystal Hernandez said. The fatally...

  • Man dies after being ejected from vehicle on 134 Freeway

    Man dies after being ejected from vehicle on 134 Freeway

    An 18-year-old man died Tuesday after his vehicle rolled and he was ejected on the 134 Freeway in Eagle Rock, fire officials said. The man was driving on the westbound 134 Freeway and was transitioning onto the 2 Freeway when his car rolled over about 7:50 p.m., said Erik Scott, spokesman for the...

  • Man arrested in stabbing death of his grandmother in East L.A.

    Man arrested in stabbing death of his grandmother in East L.A.

    A 23-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the stabbing death of his grandmother, whose body was found Monday in her East Los Angeles home, authorities said. Investigators were called to the home in the 100 block of North Gage Avenue at about 11:45 a.m. to perform a welfare check, according...

  • Trade group lifts production hold on adult film industry

    Trade group lifts production hold on adult film industry

    A trade association for the adult film industry on Monday lifted a production hold that had been prompted by concerns that a performer had been exposed to HIV on an out-of-state film set. The Free Speech Coalition said tests revealed that the "performer pool has not been compromised." The group...

  • L.A. sheriff's cruiser flips over in Lancaster to avoid pedestrian

    L.A. sheriff's cruiser flips over in Lancaster to avoid pedestrian

    A Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department cruiser overturned in Lancaster late Thursday after a sergeant swerved to avoid hitting a pedestrian, authorities said. The vehicle, headed to help deputies with a runaway suspect, was driving with its lights and sirens on, said Sheriff's Deputy Lee Schriever....

  • At least two people hurt when car strikes Winnetka apartment

    At least two people hurt when car strikes Winnetka apartment

    At least two people were injured Thursday night in Winnetka after a car plowed into an apartment building, authorities said. The car struck the building, in the 20000 block of Saticoy Street, about 9:15 p.m., said Erik Scott, a spokesman with the Los Angeles Fire Department. The extent of the two...

  • Mountain biker seriously injured on Brentwood trail

    Mountain biker seriously injured on Brentwood trail

    Fire officials said a mountain biker was taken to a hospital Thursday evening in serious condition after being injured on a Brentwood trail. The mountain biker was hurt about 7 p.m. on a path near the 17500 block of Mulholland Drive, said Erik Scott, a spokesman with the Los Angeles Fire Department....

  • Man slashed on Metro bus in Beverly Hills

    Man slashed on Metro bus in Beverly Hills

    A man riding a Metro bus in Beverly Hills on Wednesday was slashed on the side of his face by another passenger with a knife, authorities said. Lorenzo Medesto, 44, was arrested on suspicion of carrying out the attack, said Lt. Lester Trull, a spokesman with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department....

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