| Mar 9, 2012
| 6:56 PM
The attorney for a former Burbank deputy police chief who claims he was fired because he complained about internal issues questioned the validity Thursday of an outside investigator's report that played a role in his client's termination.
| Mar 23, 2012
| 5:20 PM
Testimony in another trial pitting a police officer against the city began this week in Los Angeles County Superior Court, this time centering on claims that an Armenian American detective endured ethnic slurs and other forms of harassment.
| May 23, 2012
| 7:08 PM
Authorities have stopped actively combing local mountains and hillsides for an FBI agent who went missing from his Burbank home nearly two weeks ago, instead basing their search on tips from the public, a police official said Wednesday.
The decision came...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 5:12 PM
Note to Mailbag contributor Bob Hastings, who believes he needs to pray more for his civic leaders (“Fuzzy reasoning from this council,” May 26). Don't waste your time. Instead, use your vote, the only power you have over them, to drum out...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 4:53 PM
The family of an FBI agent who disappeared from his Burbank home more than a month ago made an emotional plea on Wednesday for the public’s help in preventing the case from going cold.
It was the second time the family of Special Agent Stephen...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 3:46 PM
An 18-year-old North Hollywood man has been indicted under a new law that makes it a federal crime to deliberately point a laser at an aircraft.
Adam Gardenhire was arrested early Wednesday at his North Hollywood home for allegedly pointing a laser at...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 5:31 PM
Burbank is bringing in another high-profile, high-priced consultant to assist with ongoing reforms at the Burbank Police Department.
The Burbank City Council unanimously approved hiring Robert Corbin to serve as a strategic advisor to the Police...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 8:43 AM
More than 30 people volunteered this past weekend to join in the ongoing search for FBI Special Agent Stephen Ivens, who disappeared from his Burbank home more than a month ago.
The volunteers were “mostly strangers who cared enough to help us out,...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 4:32 PM
The Burbank City Council this week voted this week to appeal a nearly $1.3-million verdict awarded to former Deputy Police Chief William Taylor after he claimed in a lawsuit that he faced on-the-job retaliation.
The move will prolong a case that has...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 9:35 PM
City officials are recommending that the City Council hire two outside consultants to ensure that the Burbank Police Department emerges from officer misconduct investigations on solid footing.
In his report to the Police Commission and City Council,...
| May 12, 2012
| 1:20 PM
Police are looking for a missing 35-year-old Burbank man who is possibly suicidal.
Stephen Ivens was last seen by family members Thursday night and was reported missing Friday morning from his home in the 1700 block of Scott Road, according to Burbank...
| May 12, 2012
| 6:10 PM
More than 150 law enforcement personnel, about 100 of them from the FBI, are searching for a missing FBI agent from Burbank who is believed to be suicidal and possibly armed.
Stephen Ivens, 35, a Los Angeles-based agent specializing in national...