Public Safety

Pedestrian struck by SUV suffers serious head injuries

Pedestrian struck by SUV suffers serious head injuries

A Burbank pedestrian suffered severe head injuries Thursday morning when she was struck by an SUV, police said.

Handguns thought to be stolen recovered during traffic stop

Handguns thought to be stolen recovered during traffic stop

Five handguns believed to have been stolen were recovered during a traffic stop in Burbank on Sunday, police said.

Burbank police lend a helping hand

Burbank police lend a helping hand

Burbank police raised roughly $2,500 for the Special Olympics on Thursday by waiting on tables and serving food at the annual “Tip-A-Cop” event, officials said.

Hiker escorted down Stough Canyon trail after report of mountain lion

Hiker escorted down Stough Canyon trail after report of mountain lion

Police escorted a hiker down a Stough Canyon hiking trail Thursday in Burbank after the woman reported a mountain lion was following her, police said.

Police investigate threat made at Burroughs High

Police investigate threat made at Burroughs High

Burbank police investigated a threat made by a John Burroughs High School student Wednesday afternoon after the student – who has not been identified – alluded to a teacher that the next day could hold potential danger.

Police: Five took Nike clothing from Macy's

A group of five suspects reportedly grabbed $1,100 worth of Nike clothing from Macy’s in the Burbank Town Center on Monday and fled, police said.

Woman files claim against Burbank, LAPD

A woman who was allegedly assaulted during a reported carjacking attempt in Burbank last year has filed a claim against the city of Burbank and the Los Angeles Police Department, citing that the inaction of police officers led to her injuries.

Man arrested for allegedly filming another man urinating in airport restroom

Man arrested for allegedly filming another man urinating in airport restroom

A 28-year-old Los Angeles man was arrested at Bob Hope Airport on Sunday after allegedly filming another man urinating in a restroom in Terminal B, police said.

Juvenile in Santa Monica Pier stabbing case sentenced

The juvenile charged in connection with the double-stabbing at the Santa Monica Pier in January recently admitted to one count of assault by means likely to produce great bodily injury and is a ward of the court, authorities said.

Officials to weigh Burbank Hills gates proposal

The Planning Board on Monday is slated to consider a proposal to add gates to a residential neighborhood in Burbank’s hillside, marking the neighborhood’s fourth attempt at such a request.

Burbank student survives fiery bus crash in Northern California

Burbank student survives fiery bus crash in Northern California

A female student from Burroughs High School was on the bus that collided with a FedEx freight truck in a fiery crash in Northern California on Thursday evening, killing 10 people and injuring dozens more.

Man arrested for allegedly being drunk, waving knife at pizza store employee

A 40-year-old Burbank man was arrested Tuesday after allegedly waving a knife, while drunk, outside Domino’s Pizza in Burbank after an employee told him the store was closed, police said.

Man arrested after three incidents at same pharmacy

A 25-year-old Los Angeles man was arrested after a series of incidents in which he allegedly robbed, burglarized and attempted to rob a CVS Pharmacy in Burbank, police said.

Judge: Residents to stand trial in double-stabbing at Santa Monica Pier

Three Burbank men accused in connection with a double-stabbing at the Santa Monica Pier in January will stand trial on attempted murder and assault charges a judge ruled this week.

Burbank couple honored for saving toddler who fell out of third-story window

Burbank couple honored for saving toddler who fell out of third-story window

The Burbank City Council on Tuesday honored the Burbank couple who saved — with a box-spring and some quick thinking — a 3-year-old boy who...

La Habra quake a reminder about dangerous Puente Hills fault

La Habra quake a reminder about dangerous Puente Hills fault

The magnitude 5.1 earthquake that rattled Southern California on Friday was a 10-second reminder of a fault that seismologists believe can produce a catastrophic disaster.

Newport Beach to take decision on group-home rules to Supreme Court

A Newport Beach ordinance limiting group homes, struck down by a federal appeals court, has been cited repeatedly by Burbank officials who say they are extremely restricted in regulating such facilities.

Motorist dies after suffering heart attack while driving

A 59-year-old motorist died after suffering what appeared to be a heart attack while driving in Burbank, police said.

Instructor attacked at Burbank jiu jitsu studio

A jiu jitsu instructor was reportedly tackled at his Burbank studio on Monday, and police are seeking leads.

Police seek woman who allegedly stole identity to buy items worth thousands of dollars

Police seek woman who allegedly stole identity to buy items worth thousands of dollars

Police are looking for a woman who allegedly stole someone’s identity to open credit card accounts to buy $6,000 in fragrances and electronic equipment throughout Glendale and Burbank.

Joanou found guilty in stabbing death of on-and-off girlfriend

A 27-year-old Burbank man was found guilty Monday afternoon of fatally stabbing his on-and-off girlfriend 19 times in her neck at a park.

Man arrested on suspicion of DUI after crash

A Thousand Oaks man was arrested early Monday after his vehicle struck a parked car and sheared a street light, causing a passenger to be ejected from his vehicle, police said.

Man crashes SUV after it's riddled with bullets

A Sylmar man suffered a gunshot wound to his back early Monday after police said a shooter sprayed his SUV with bullets, causing him to crash and abandon his vehicle.

Typhus reported in Burbank and Downey

Los Angeles County health officials confirmed Friday that cases of flea-borne Typhus have been found in Burbank and Downey. 

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