| Nov 4, 2011
| 1:55 PM
A white Toyota sedan rounds the corner at the top of the hill at the Starlight Bowl.
The sedan matches the description of a car that has been reported stolen.
Two Burbank police cars and two officers on motorcycles follow closely behind.
| May 31, 2011
| 7:04 PM
A former Burbank police officer is seeking a new trial after a Los Angeles County Superior Court judge dismissed his allegations of being fired after complaining of workplace harassment.
Christopher Lee Dunn claimed he suffered years of ridicule based on...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Tuesday, August 21. A big rig crash on I-5 snarled traffic for hours in Burbank on Monday.
The early-morning crash on northbound Interstate 5 near the Scott Road exit resulted in the closure of three lanes as officials...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 8:11 AM
The Los Angeles Police Department sent its bomb squad Wednesday to an industrial building in Van Nuys that may be serving as an indoor marijuana farm, authorities said.
Police responded around 5:15 a.m. to a building in the 15800 block of Stagg Street,...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 8:25 AM
One of two women who died after being electrocuted at a car accident in Valley Village was identified as Irma Zamora, 40, of Burbank, police said Thursday.
Zamora and another woman rushed to help the driver, who lost control of his vehicle about 8:25 p....
| Aug 29, 2012
| 7:24 AM
A 34-year-old woman involved in an altercation with Los Angeles police that is now under investigation was identified Tuesday night as Michelle Jordan.
The Sunland resident was pulled over Aug. 21 on a cellphone violation and was arrested on suspicion of...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 12:34 PM
Amid the chatter of children, the bouncing of balls and the movement of dog walkers, about 60 people gathered at McCambridge Park in Burbank Wednesday evening to pray for the safe return of FBI special agent Stephen Ivens, who was reported missing two...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 12:44 PM
After 30 months with an interim head, Burbank officials announced today their intent to hire a permanent police chief.
Scott LaChasse, a 32-year veteran of the Los Angeles Police Department, took the reigns of a department in turmoil in January 2010....
| Jul 20, 2012
| 6:23 PM
As Burbank city officials announced its intent to hire a permanent police chief, its current leader of 30 months said he is weighing his options on whether to apply.
Scott LaChasse, a 32-year veteran of the Los Angeles Police Department, has held the...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 6:37 PM
Burbank police commissioners, pushing to strengthen their roles as overseers of the department, are attending a conference sponsored by a nonprofit that trains civilian groups on just that topic.
Three members of the commission will be attending the...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 1:07 PM
For the first time since the body of her husband — missing FBI agent Stephen Ivens — was discovered July 30, Thea Ivens on Thursday opened up during a prayer vigil about coping with his death after holding out hope for 80 days that he'd be...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 12:40 PM
Tenor saxophonist Big Jay McNeely has been a musical revolutionary for decades. His first recording, the sinuous, irresistible 1949 instrumental “Deacon's Hop,” ignited a rhythm-and-blues explosion that heralded and hastened the rise of rock...