| 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 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
| 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
| 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 1, 2014
| 4:08 PM
A pair of burglars scaled the fence of Miley Cyrus' North Hollywood home Friday and drove off in her $100,000 Maserati, Los Angeles police said.
Authorities were called about 4 p.m. after the car and some jewelry were reported stolen from the pop star's...
| May 20, 2014
| 7:43 PM
Police are investigating seven daytime home burglaries since last Thursday in which hundreds of dollars' worth of electronics and other items were stolen from homes in Burbank.
In each one, the thieves gained entry through unlocked windows or doors,...
| May 6, 2014
| 8:15 PM
Marking the apparent end of a years-long investigation into allegations of excessive force and civil rights violations, federal officials have declined to file criminal charges against any current or former Burbank officers, the city's top cop said...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 5:39 PM
The president of the Burbank police officers union was placed on administrative leave this week, multiple sources confirmed Friday.
The sources, which include people both inside and outside the department, declined to be identified, citing the sensitive...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 12:44 PM
A man was robbed and beaten in Burbank on Sunday by three men who hopped out of a black car, police said.
At 6:15 p.m., the victim retrieved new tennis shoes from his car and was crossing the street when a speeding black car pulled up next to him at...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 11:19 AM
A spike in the number of false-alarm calls made to Burbank police in recent years prompted harsher penalties to recover response costs this week after officials said the trend is tying up resources needed for true emergencies.
According to a new fee...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 2:45 PM
A volunteer working for Steve Ferguson’s campaign for a seat on the Burbank Unified school board was fined $950 after pleading no contest this week to charges that he stole signs belonging to a rival candidate, officials said.
The volunteer, Scott...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 12:27 PM
A 44-year-old man was hospitalized for chest pains Tuesday after he allegedly attempted to flee a Burbank Vons with $864 worth of meat and cleaning supplies stuffed in a shopping cart, police said.
The man, Artur Khalatyan of Glendale, had entered...