| Aug 31, 2012
| 3:48 PM
A 38-year-old Burbank man was sentenced Friday to one year in jail for allegedly soliciting Orange County jail inmates as bail clients, authorities said.
Ernesto Perez, an unlicensed bail bondsman, was convicted after pleading guilty to six felony counts...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 3:26 PM
Two Burbank brothers were each sentenced Monday to nearly two years in federal prison for conspiring to steal more than $500,000 that was intended for public housing for the disabled, according to the U.S. Attorney General’s Office.
| Jul 24, 2012
| 7:16 PM
David A. Garcia, the man accused of killing Burbank Police Officer Matthew Pavelka in November 2003, pleaded guilty to first-degree murder and other charges Tuesday.
Garcia, 28, was immediately sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 10:49 AM
Violent crime was down in Burbank for the first half of the year, police reported — a trend officials attributed to no longer having to transport prisoners to and from Glendale during reconstruction of their own jail facility.
| Feb 29, 2012
| 2:55 PM
After nearly a year of sharing facilities with Glendale, the jail facility in Burbank today began accepting its own inmates after final touches to a large project to repair faulty construction were made.
Burbank police have been transporting arrested...
| Mar 4, 2012
It was just after 8 a.m. Wednesday and police at the empty Burbank jail were setting up in the control room, turning on lights, a laptop computer and a printer.
A fingerprinting machine was being transported from the Glendale jail, where Burbank has been...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 3:46 PM
An 18-year-old North Hollywood man has been indicted under a new law that makes it a federal crime to deliberately point a laser at an aircraft.
Adam Gardenhire was arrested early Wednesday at his North Hollywood home for allegedly pointing a laser at...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 1:19 PM
Federal prosecutors have recommended that former campaign treasurer Kinde Durkee be sentenced to 97 months in prison after she pleaded guilty to five counts of mail fraud involving the theft of more than $7 million in political funds from 50 clients,...
| May 29, 2010
DOWNTOWN — A 20-year-old man charged in connection with the 2008 death of his father will not face jail time after pleading this week to lesser charges.
Noah Loock, of Burbank, pleaded no contest Tuesday in Pasadena Superior Court to one count...
| Feb 23, 2011
| 4:16 PM
It takes the average healthy adult 16 seconds to walk across an intersection, but Burbank police on Wednesday were more interested in how long it takes a driver to stop.
Beginning at 8 a.m. on Wednesday morning, police officers conducted a pedestrian...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 10:19 AM
A 70-year-old Burbank man charged with murder after allegedly beating his wife to death with a chair leg has a history of spousal abuse that dates to the late 1980s, court documents show.
The man, Joseph Robert Brancato, was convicted of spousal abuse...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 6:00 PM
Parties involved in an ongoing lawsuit stemming from a sexual liaison between a former Burbank Unified middle school teacher and her student met behind closed doors Friday to discuss moving the case from state to federal court.
Attorneys declined to...