| May 24, 2014
| 9:59 AM
Fourth-graders Sam West and Dani Thomas-Nathan sat behind a booth Friday morning selling copies of the Golden Gazette newspaper for $1 each.
It was 1849 at Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School, the peak of the California Gold Rush, and Gold Town was...
| May 25, 2014
| 12:01 AM
At first, when it began, it was lost to the soundtrack of another Friday night in this bluff-top college town: screeching tires and what sounded like fireworks.
But then — shattered glass. Sirens. Screams.
Within 10 minutes, it was done —...
| May 27, 2014
| 12:12 PM
Police are investigating a rash of thefts over the weekend, in which electronics, wallets and purses were stolen from 20 unlocked vehicles on the west end of Burbank.
Among the items stolen were purses, wallets, coins, GPS devices and iPods, according to...
| May 29, 2014
| 11:00 AM
A 49-year-old Burbank man was arrested Wednesday night after witnesses reportedly saw him choking a Chihuahua and slamming it against the concrete, police said.
Police responded to Valley Park at 1625 N. Valley St. in Burbank just after 9 p.m. regarding...
| May 29, 2014
| 10:09 PM
The @HiddenCash frenzy was in full swing Thursday night as large crowds of people descended on the area around the Empire Center in Burbank in search of dollar bills.
The anonymous donor, who has posted clues on Twitter to the locations of cash-...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 5:47 PM
A 38-year-old Burbank man was arrested Friday morning after he allegedly threw a keyboard at a Burbank police officer at 24 Hour Fitness, where he had been asked to leave by the gym staff, police said.
Gym employees called police at 8:35 a.m. after the...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 2:57 PM
A man and woman were detained Thursday in connection with the theft of Miley Cyrus' Maserati and other items from her home, police said.
The pair, who have not been identified by police, were spotted near Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf at Lankershim and...
| May 28, 2014
| 1:20 PM
The owner of an in-home daycare in Burbank was sentenced to six years in state prison Wednesday after an 11-month-old boy suffocated to death from a car-seat chest strap under her care, officials said.
Milena Nikodijevic, 52, owner of Twinkle Twinkle...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 10:38 PM
A former Burbank police sergeant fired four years ago in connection with alleged misconduct during the Porto's robbery investigation will be reinstated, his lawyer said, marking an unprecedented move in the multiyear saga that cost 10 officers their jobs....
| May 29, 2014
| 10:41 AM
Two Los Angeles men were arrested after allegedly stealing two rifles and other items from a Burbank home Wednesday, and police are investigating their possible involvement in a recent string of daytime home burglaries.
The suspects, Terry Jones, 24,...
| May 30, 2014
| 7:29 PM
The former president of the Burbank police union filed a lawsuit against the city claiming he was fired in retaliation for disclosing illegal conduct by the department, including the use of arrest quotas and false police reports, court records show....
| May 31, 2014
| 11:56 AM
Five people were arrested on suspicion of DUI in Burbank at various locations during a saturation patrol Friday night and early Saturday morning, police said.
Officers patrolled main roads, including Hollywood Way, Buena Vista and Magnolia Boulevard,...