| Nov 10, 2010
The following were taken from reports filed with the Burbank Police Department
1000 block of Victory Place
At 1:35 p.m. on Nov. 3, Terrence Taylor, 24, of Inglewood, was arrested after allegedly stealing wooden pallets and attempting to run...
| Apr 11, 2010
| 9:00 AM
After 10 months on the force, Burbank Police Officer Matthew Pavelka responded to a call for backup at the Ramada Inn parking lot. It would be the rookie’s last ride.
The routine stop in November 2003 escalated into a hail of gunfire that left...
| Jun 22, 2010
| 12:02 PM
OLIVE PARK — For most of the Hap Minor Baseball season, players were mainly concerned with team-orientated goals, like winning divisional titles.
But at the 54rd annual Burbank Civitan Club Baseball Jamboree, it was a time for individual...
| Jul 17, 2010
BURBANK — Four store clerks were cited this week after they allegedly sold spray paint supplies to underage teens who were working undercover for police, officials said.
Several teens volunteered to go undercover Tuesday and purchase spray paint...
| Dec 11, 2010
Police patrols at city parks and schools will be ramped up starting in January after the City Council this week authorized the new strategy.
The park patrol program has tried several approaches in the past 20 years — including volunteers, park...
| Dec 25, 2010
A 36-year-old ex-gang member was found guilty on Wednesday of killing a 16-year-old Burbank boy and trying to kill his four friends in 1991 after they left a house party, officials said.
Rodolfo Gallegos faces multiple life sentences for the first-...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 11:03 AM
A fugitive connected to four killings, with ties to the local Toonerville gang and considered one of the Los Angeles Police Department’s most wanted criminals has been caught, federal authorities announced.
Eduardo Rodriguez, 35, was captured by...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 1:28 PM
This article was updated to include more information.
A car piloted by an 83-year-old driver plowed into a jewelry store on Brand Boulevard Wednesday after he reportedly drove forward, rather than putting the vehicle into reverse as he intended,...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 10:54 AM
Los Angeles recorded another large drop in homicides in 2013, and nowhere has the trend been more pronounced than in the San Fernando Valley.
The Valley had 40 homicides this year, dropping 35% from 2012 — the biggest decline of any region in...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 6:12 PM
Prosecutors charged a reputed gang member Friday with trying to kill two Glendale men during a brazen carjacking and separate shootings earlier this week.
Manuel Jesus Rodriguez, 28, of Tujunga faces two felony counts of attempted murder as well as a...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 4:06 PM
A reputed gang member accused of trying to kill two Glendale men during a carjacking and subsequent freeway crash was ordered to stand trial Monday on attempted murder charges.
Manuel Jesus Rodriguez, 28, of Tujunga is charged with carjacking, assault...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 5:57 PM
Two men were convicted this week in the 2008 murder of a Mongols Motorcycle Club member gunned down while riding on the Glendale (2) Freeway.
Jurors on Wednesday found Richard Clayborne, 40, and Jose Gonzalez, 36, guilty of killing 30-year-old Venice...