| Jan 10, 2013
| 2:15 PM
President Obama on Thursday signed into law legislation sponsored by Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) that would help fund a DNA database of people arrested on suspicion of committing violent felonies.
In a statement, Schiff said the Katie Sepich Enhanced...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 7:39 PM
An Italian Catholic priest is under fire for a Christmas message he made that apparently blames women for domestic violence. Perio Corsi's text, titled “Women and femicide — healthy self-criticism. How often do they provoke?” contains...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 6:58 PM
A 26-year-old Glendale man faces burglary and assault charges after he allegedly broke into his neighbor's apartment on Christmas and fondled her as she slept alongside her husband and 15-month-old daughter, police said.
Leopoldo Porras-Ventura was taken...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 1:10 PM
Authorities are investigating an allegation by the mother of "Modern Family" star Ariel Winter that her daughter's 18-year-old boyfriend had unlawful sex with the 14-year-old actress, according to sources familiar with the investigation.
| Apr 18, 2013
| 4:14 PM
A group of Occidental College students and alumni -- including several who say they were raped -- filed a civil rights complaint with the U.S. Department of Education on Thursday alleging that the school failed to protect women from sexual assaults....
| Mar 29, 2013
| 4:08 PM
A 72-year-old Glendale ice cream vendor who was charged last year with child annoyance and sexual battery was arrested Tuesday after allegedly violating a court order that demanded he stay away from elementary, middle and high schools in Burbank,...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 2:53 PM
As the investigation into a 10-year-old Northridge girl's kidnapping and sexual assault continued, an L.A. County supervisor criticized the so-called realignment program which transfers authority of some felons from state prisons to county jails.
| Apr 2, 2013
| 11:08 AM
An Arkansas man who posed as a musician was charged Tuesday with allegedly sexually assaulting a 21-year-old Illinois woman in Glendale after she responded to his Craigslist job posting for a personal assistant, police said.
Garry Dwayne Boga, who also...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 2:42 PM
The arraignment for a 27-year-old man who allegedly posed as medical professional to sexually assault an Illinois woman in Glendale after she replied to his Craigslist ad for a personal assistant was postponed on Wednesday, police said.
| Apr 4, 2013
| 2:33 PM
An Arkansas man pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges that he sexually assaulted a 21-year-old Illinois woman in Glendale after she answered his Craigslist ad for a personal assistant, officials said.
Garry Dwayne Boga, 27, faces one felony count of...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 8:27 AM
Police are cracking down on prostitutes and pimps in a Sun Valley neighborhood that some residents call a "red light district."
Authorities say prostitution along Lankershim Boulevard has been a problem for decades.
Business owners in the area...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 8:18 AM
Nevermind that they misspelled the word 'prostitution' in the headline, but the student paper at Boston University is in hot water after running an April Fool's Day edition that ran the faux story: "Cinderella in political prostituion [sic] ring,...