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No Injuries in Northridge, Lake Balboa Fires

The Los Angeles Fire Department responded to two structure fires in the western San Fernando Valley within half an hour Monday afternoon, but no injuries were reported. At 3:49 p.m., smoke was showing from a two-story apartment building at 10066 Melinda Way near the Cal State Northridge campus. Investigators believe the fire started in a […]

Power Lines Down in Chatsworth; One Injured

Power Lines Down in Chatsworth; One Injured

One person was injured and transported to the hospital Monday afternoon as power lines were reported down in Chatsworth, according to police and fire officials. Shortly after 12:30 p.m. Los Angeles Police Department Deputy Chief Jorge Villegas reported that power lines were down at the Walgreens’ parking lot on the northwest corner of West Devonshire […]

LAPD Searching for Burglary Suspects

LAPD Searching for Burglary Suspects

Los Angeles Police Department officers are searching for suspects seen fleeing from the scene of a residential burglary in the Woodland Hills area on Friday. The suspects are described as three black males wearing dark-colored hoodies. They were driving a clean, newer model white BMW sport utility vehicle, according to police. The LAPD Topanga Division […]

Porter Ranch Man Identified as Slain TSA Agent

Porter Ranch Man Identified as Slain TSA Agent

The Transportation Security Administration identified a 39-year-old Porter Ranch man as the officer killed in a shooting at Los Angeles International Airport on Friday. Gerardo I. Hernandez is the first TSA officer killed in the 12-year history of the agency. He had reportedly been with the agency since 2010. “I’m shocked. The guy is a […]

Report: Calabasas Theater Director Injured at LAX

Report: Calabasas Theater Director Injured at LAX

Brian Ludmer, a 29-year-old theater technical director at Calabasas High School and Agoura High School, was one of the victims of a shooting at Los Angeles International Airport on Friday, according to several media reports in his native Illinois. Ludmer’s injuries are believed to be non-life-threatening. He was undergoing multiple surgeries Friday afternoon after being […]

CSUN Restroom Peeper Reported Again

CSUN Restroom Peeper Reported Again

For the third time this fall, a suspect was seen taking pictures in the women’s restrooms on campus, according to the Cal State Northridge Police Department. At 8 p.m. on Wednesday, a woman who was inside a restroom stall on the third floor of Manzanita Hall said a man reached over the door holding a […]

CSUN Student Accused of Making False Report

A Cal State Northridge student is accused of falsely reporting to police last month that someone broke into her apartment and touched her bare leg. The Los Angeles City Attorney’s Office charged Yeni Martinez, 19, with false reporting of a crime, according to the university. Martinez told university police officer on Oct. 5 that she […]

Flights Disrupted After LAX Shooting

Flights Disrupted After LAX Shooting

Seven people were injured in a shooting at Los Angeles International Airport on Friday, according to airport officials. The shooting occurred at approximately 9:30 a.m. when someone with a rifle opened fire in Terminal 3. Six people were transported to the hospital. According to the FBI, there are no threats at the airport now. The […]

Two Injured in Fiery Porter Ranch Collision

Two Injured in Fiery Porter Ranch Collision

Two people were transported to the hospital with minor injuries following a fiery wreck in Porter Ranch on Wednesday, according to Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman Erik Scott. Two vehicles crashed in the 11600 block of Porter Ranch Drive at 6:21 p.m. Both vehicles were well involved in fire when emergency officials arrived on scene. […]

Firefighters Injured in Encino Blaze

Firefighters Injured in Encino Blaze

Four firefighters were injured Wednesday afternoon in a fire that killed two dogs and seriously damaged a three-story $2.5-million mansion in Encino. At 3:37 p.m., the Los Angeles Fire Department received multiple 911 calls about a fire at 4440 Balboa Ave. The first responders found heavy fire coming from the third floor and requested backup. […]