A San Jose police officer who targeted Ferguson protesters on his personal Twitter account has been put on leave, and department brass is distancing itself from his comments, officials said Monday.
A Los Angeles man suspected of driving under the influence in a crash that left more than a dozen people injured in Alhambra on Sunday night has a history of driving under the influence and wasn’t licensed to drive, records show.
A construction worker operating inside a 40-foot hole for underground utilities in San Gabriel somehow toppled to the bottom of the narrow cavity Monday morning and required a complicated, multiagency response to save him.
The powerful storm that hit Southern California on Friday caused mudslides that left 10 homes uninhabitable, led to the rescue of two people from the rain-swollen Los Angeles River, felled trees and knocked out power for tens of thousands.
For many Southern California communities, Friday’s rainstorm showed no mercy. Long Beach was especially hard hit as structures collapsed due to heavy rain.
A Montebello father who allegedly abducted his four sons and then engaged in a dramatic standoff with police on a San Diego Freeway has been booked on suspicion of murder and kidnapping, authorities said Friday.
The worst of a powerful storm that flooded streets and sent destructive mud flows barreling into homes is over for Southern California.
The tropical weather system that trended on Twitter here as #hellastorm packed a punch Thursday.