3 Gang Members Charged Robbery and Kidnapping

September 17, 2012 10:10 am Published by
Phillip Ely, 29; Lavelle Mosley, 22 and Terion Lamarr Collins, 25, three known 40s Crips gang members, were charged on Friday September 14, 2012 with robbing a bank, leading the police on a high speed chase, and then on top of it all, throwing bulks of money out the car window. The three are charged with four counts each of second-degree robbery and one count each of kidnapping to commit… Continure reading

Financial Fraudulent Scheme Revealed and 6 People Charged

September 11, 2012 1:20 pm Published by
6 people involved in a federal crime financial scheme have been charged with fraud. Deon L. Jackson, 38, a mortgage broker from Gardena, was sentenced Monday September 10, 2012 to one year in federal prison for his role in a fraud scheme that conned lenders out of about $3 million through bogus loan applications and bribery. Maria Arriaza, a former escrow officer from Palmdale, was convicted at trial, and the… Continure reading

Husband Arrested For Allegedly Kidnapping and Raping Wife

July 30, 2012 1:20 pm Published by
Rudy Zendejas, 27, was arrested at 5:45 p.m. Saturday July 28, 2012, in Los Angeles for allegedly kidnapping and raping his wife at gunpoint on Friday July 27, 2012. At the time of arrest Zendejas had a loaded semi-automatic handgun in his possession. He allegedly forced her to drive to a poorly lit residential area where he raped her. He then forced her to drive him to a location where… Continure reading

Man Shot By Officer Facing Assault With Deadly Weapon

July 27, 2012 11:43 am Published by
Los Angeles police today released the name of the officer who shot an armed man last week in Winnetka. Bruce Oakley, a West Valley patrol officer, shot an armed man in Winnetka on july 19, 2012. Oakley was responding to a battery call on Welby Way about 4:45 a.m. July 19. A man told him that his roommate was inside and when the officers went to a bedroom, the man,… Continure reading

Man Arrested for Fatal Hit and Run

June 25, 2012 5:12 pm Published by
Argon Sabas, 34, has been arrested Thursday June 9, 2012 at his Carson work site in the hit-and-run death of a San Pedro woman. Yolanda Archuleta, 51, was hit and instantly killed as she was trying to cross the road by a Black 1993 honda Accord according to witness statements. With the help of those witness leads, officers tracked the suspect’s car to a home in the 1500 block of… Continure reading

Naked Man Arrested For Alleged Indecent Exposure, DUI, and Possession of Meth

January 30, 2012 11:06 am Published by
A 34 year old wanted to feel his sense of freedom and by that he meant driving around naked waist down. Investigation revealed that Umar Khan from Glendale often drives around the city at night or early morning hours looking for a cul-de-sac or home driveway to park in and masturbate. Khan was also convicted of indecent exposure in 1998, Khan was arrested on Thursday January 26, 2012 for suspicion… Continure reading

Antelope Valley couple pleads guilty in dogfighting operation

December 1, 2011 3:22 pm Published by
An Antelope Valley couple has pleaded guilty to operating an elaborate dog fighting ring out of their home. Jesse Eduardo Jiminez, 44, pleaded guilty to 13 counts of dog fighting, nine counts of willful animal cruelty, six counts of animal neglect; two counts of practicing veterinary medicine without a license, and one count of possession of cocaine. All except two of those counts are felonies. Jiminez is due to surrender… Continure reading

FBI Releases Documents Regarding the Unsolved Murder of Notorious B.I.G.

April 7, 2011 3:52 pm Published by
Hundreds of pages of investigative documents related to the unsolved slaying of rapper Notorious B.I.G were recently released by the FBI. Although the FBI has closed their investigation of the 1997 case, the LAPD continues their efforts to find the rapper’s killer and to determine if there was any Los Angeles police involvement. The documents include internal LAPD and FBI memos, witness statements, and stakeout notes. According to a FBI… Continure reading

Two Arrested After Beating a Crossing Guard

November 30, 2010 1:01 pm Published by
Jose Hernandez, 27, and Vanessa Del Pilar Martinez, 20, are in custody for allegedly beating a 59-year-old female crossing guard and stealing her stop sign and whistle. According to sheriff’s investigators, the two suspects drove up to the intersection at about 2pm and began to turn east on Firestone blvd. from north bound Hooper ave. The crossing guard raised her stop sign higher in the air and told the suspects,… Continure reading

Rapper T.I. Arrested on Drug Possession Charges

September 29, 2010 11:28 am Published by
Rapper T.I. and his wife Tameka “Tiny” Cottle were arrested this month in Los Angeles for alleged possession of a controlled substance. According to the arrest report from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s department, during the course of a traffic stop in West Hollywood, involving Tip, 29, and Cottle, 36, “deputies smelled a strong odor of Marijuana emitting from the vehicle.”Following a narcotics investigation, both the rapper and his wife,… Continure reading