| Mar 3, 2012
| 3:55 PM
After initially reporting the case as a suspicious death, police now say a woman in her 30s found dead in a Burbank driveway was the victim of a yet-to-be specified crime.
However, a man who would only identify himself as "local business owner" said he...
| Feb 25, 2012
| 5:51 PM
Residents on the 2200 block of Olive Avenue were evacuated from their homes for a short time Friday night as Burbank police officers assisted the Los Angeles Police Department's SWAT team.
Burbank Police said they were called at about 8:40 p.m. to assist...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 12:30 PM
A Sun Valley man was shot and killed Sunday after a dispute with a neighbor turned deadly, police said.
Travis Solorio, 26, was shot when he got into a argument with a neighbor at 11:10 p.m., a dispute that attracted the attention of others on Tamarack...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 3:21 PM
Police Commissioners this week agreed an outside consultant could help oversee the implementation of the police department’s 2011 Strategic Plan — even agreeing who they believe that person should be. But they stopped short of making a...
| 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...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 4:14 PM
A body found in a suitcase dumped in the Verdugo wash was identified on Thursday as a 21-year-old man from San Pedro, according to coroner’s officials.
Victor Manuel Moreno was found Monday inside a piece of luggage dumped in the wash near...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, 818 readers. In the Glendale area today, the high will be 74 and low near 52, according to the National Weather Service.
Here are the top headlines in your region this morning:
- The fire that ripped through a Burbank triplex on...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 10:49 AM
Hundreds of Los Angeles police officers drove in a procession to Glendale's Forest Lawn Thursday following an emotional farewell to Nicholas Lee, the veteran officer killed last week in a Beverly Hills crash.
California Gov. Jerry Brown and Atty. Gen....
| Jan 24, 2014
| 1:56 PM
Federal jurors deliberating an excessive-force and civil rights case of a former Hollywood executive against the LAPD on Friday asked to inspect the baton of an officer he says severely beat him.
The request from the eight-person jury came before the...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 2:44 PM
A federal jury on Friday found that two Los Angeles police officers did not use excessive force when they arrested a one-time bank and Hollywood executive they believed to be under the influence of the drug bath salts, the Los Angeles Times reports....
| Jan 24, 2014
| 9:39 AM
Jurors are scheduled to begin deliberating Friday in the excessive force and civil rights case of Brian Mulligan, a former co-chairman of Universal Pictures, against the Los Angeles Police Department.
The onetime Deutsche Bank vice chairman and La...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 11:25 AM
A onetime Deutsche Bank executive and former co-chair of Universal Pictures testified in court Wednesday that he had taken bath salts 20 times prior to his run-in with Los Angeles police — but that it did not make him paranoid.