| Jun 15, 2013
| 11:32 AM
A driver who got out of his car following a crash on the Ventura (134) Freeway in Glendale early Saturday morning died after being struck twice by oncoming traffic, according to California Highway Patrol investigators.
The name of the driver, who was...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 4:43 PM
A helicopter on a routine flight over Los Angeles made a "hard landing" in Griffith Park around 2:17 p.m. Thursday after experiencing "mechanical problems," fire officials said.
The pilot and three passengers, who were not immediately identified,...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 10:30 PM
Cracked axles, overweight loads and flat tires were some of the more than 100 violations discovered on large commercial vehicles during Wednesday's specialized enforcement and inspection in Glendale.
One of the vehicles was a 40,000-pound truck with two...
| May 16, 2013
| 8:00 AM
The City Council on Tuesday begrudgingly approved a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the motorist who struck cyclist Damian Kevitt near Griffith Park, maiming him to the point where he lost part of his right leg....
| May 1, 2013
| 3:15 PM
A motorcyclist was seriously injured Sunday after he reportedly led police on a high-speed pursuit that ended when he lost control of the bike and crashed into a BMW, officials said.
Adrian Sandoval Perez, 21, of Arleta suffered broken bones and internal...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 3:54 PM
A 25-year-old Glendale motorist is free on bail following a fiery crash Saturday night that shut down the Ventura (134) Freeway for hours, police said.
Prosecutors have yet to file charges against the motorist, Hakop Maghakyan, who was taken into custody...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 10:35 AM
A business dispute between two aviation companies at Van Nuys Airport is threatening emergency helicopter flights for injured and severely ill children from around Southern California to Children's Hospital Los Angeles.
The disagreement could result in...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 8:56 AM
The driver whose flight from a traffic stop led to a crash in Pasadena on Christmas Day that killed a Glendale woman is a parolee with ties to gangs and a warrant out for his arrest, police officials said.
Darrell Williams, 22, of Pasadena, was...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 5:04 PM
Glendale police are attributing a decline in the number of citations issued for texting and talking while driving to increased public awareness.
Officers wrote 2,182 tickets for the first eight months this year, down from the 3,236 issued last year,...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 7:05 PM
A bicyclist in La Cañada Flintridge suffered major injuries on Tuesday after being struck by a car on Angeles Crest Highway, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Lt. Angela Shepherd said.
The victim, a 30-year-old man visiting from Oregon, was transported...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 2:40 PM
Two alleged gang members were charged with murder Friday for their roles in a police chase that ended in a Christmas Day crash that killed a Glendale woman, prosecutors said.
Darrell Williams, 22, of Pasadena, and Brittany Washington, 21, of Los Angeles,...
| Jul 15, 2012
| 3:50 PM
It was right at 9 a.m. Sunday when I arrived at the quiet cul-de-sac just above Foothill Boulevard where “Meatball” or “Glen Bearian” or whatever you call a 400-pound black bear who has discovered the joy of suburban garbage was...