| 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....
| Jul 7, 2014
| 3:10 PM
A 45-year-old man was arrested Saturday after he was allegedly caught looking at suspected child pornography at the Burbank Central Library, police said.
Police responded to the library, located at 110 N. Glenoaks Blvd., just before 5 p.m. regarding...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 12:59 PM
A 27-year-old Burbank man was sentenced to 26 years to life in state prison Wednesday after he was convicted of fatally stabbing his on-and-off girlfriend 19 times in her neck.
Stephen Joanou Jr. was convicted of first-degree murder in March in the death...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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 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...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 1:05 PM
Reckless and drunk driving as well as home and car burglaries were identified by citizens as problematic issues in Burbank, according to the results of an online survey administered by the Burbank Police Department.
More than 350 people completed the...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 3:06 PM
Burbank police closed 67 internal investigations last year that centered around allegations — initiated internally as well as by the public — against 104 sworn and civilian employees, officials said.
According to a report released this...
| 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 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...