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  • Dr. Phil McGraw's stolen Chevy is recovered

    Detectives recovered Dr. Phil McGraw’s stolen vintage car — a 1957 black Chevy Bel Air — Tuesday morning, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. Since the TV host’s car was stolen from a Burbank repair...
  • Police investigate fifth daytime home burglary in recent weeks

    Police are investigating a burglary in which cash and jewelry were stolen from a Burbank home on Friday. The incident marked the fifth daytime home burglary reported in Burbank in recent weeks. Sometime between 9 a.m. and noon, unknown suspects broke...
  • Rise in violent crime rate in Burbank attributed to robberies

    Rise in violent crime rate in Burbank attributed to robberies
    Violent crimes in Burbank jumped 27% last year — a trend police attributed to a spike in robberies, mostly at retail stores where security guards and would-be shoplifters tussle. As a whole, the number of violent crimes — which include...
  • As robbers approach, pizza delivery man in Burbank waves down traffic for help

    Burbank police are investigating a robbery attempt in which a pizza delivery man who was sitting on a curb after locking himself out of his car Sunday was confronted by two men demanding money. After delivering a pizza to a home in the 2500 block of...
  • Thieves steal $100,000 in equipment from restaurant supplier in Burbank

    Burbank police are seeking leads in a burglary this weekend at a restaurant supply store in which $100,000 worth of cooking equipment was stolen. The burglary occurred sometime between Friday at 8 p.m. and Monday at 9 a.m., when the suspects broke...
  • Court agrees to rehear Burbank police case

    The U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has agreed to rehear a whistleblower lawsuit filed by a former Burbank police detective that a federal three-judge appellate court panel dismissed in August. Oral arguments in the case filed by Angelo Dahlia are...
  • Convicted pimp's lawsuit against Burbank PD is tossed out

    Convicted pimp's lawsuit against Burbank PD is tossed out
    Calling the complaint “frivolous and malicious,” a federal judge has thrown out a lawsuit filed against the Burbank Police Department in which a convicted pimp claimed false imprisonment and racial profiling stemming from charges filed against...
  • Former Burbank officer refiles suit

    A former police officer filed a wrongful termination lawsuit against the city of Burbank in Los Angeles County Superior Court last week, roughly two weeks after a U.S. District Court judge ruled that the original claim did not belong in federal court....
  • Pair arrested on suspicion of grand theft, auto, resisting arrest in Burbank

    Two Burbank men were arrested Wednesday on suspicion of grand theft auto before the alleged victim knew his Honda Accord had been stolen, police said Friday. Police stopped the pair – Alexander Radey, 20, and Marcelo Mena, 19 – at Cypress...
  • Man allegedly steals iPhone, Kindle from gym, then returns to finish workout

    Burbank police arrested a man Thursday who allegedly stole an iPhone and Kindle tablet computer from a gym, took the items to his car and then returned to the gym to work out, police said. The victim flagged down officers at around 7:30 a.m. outside the...
  • Former Burbank police officer sues city

    A former Burbank police officer has filed a federal lawsuit against the city alleging that he was wrongfully terminated in retaliation for suing the city four years ago for racial discrimination and harassment. The lawsuit was filed last week in U.S....
  • Woman is robbed of $1,000 after leaving bank in Burbank, police say

    A 54-year-old woman was robbed in Burbank Thursday of more than $1,000 in cash shortly after leaving a Bank of America, police said. The robbery took place after the woman left the bank in the 3400 block of West Magnolia Blvd. The suspect was...