| Feb 24, 2014
| 5:13 PM
A 5-year-old boy was struck by a vehicle while crossing the street in Burbank Monday afternoon, and the driver was arrested after attempting to flee the scene, police said.
The boy, who was crossing the street with his grandmother, was transported to...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 12:33 PM
Alcohol, drugs and a high rate of speed appear to have been factors in a fiery car wreck in September that claimed the lives of five young people and left one severely injured, records show.
The driver of the Nissan Altima involved in the single-car...
| May 5, 2014
| 11:16 AM
A 19-year-old Burbank man was hospitalized Thursday after he was allegedly assaulted by a member of his gang at a local park, police said.
The suspect, identified by police as Cesar Ramirez, 20, was arrested on suspicion of battery on Friday and was...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 10:15 AM
An elderly Burbank pedestrian remained hospitalized Friday after suffering severe head injuries Thursday morning when she was struck by an SUV, police said.
On Friday afternoon, the 87-year-old woman was in a coma after undergoing surgery, according to...
| Feb 18, 2012
| 6:10 PM
The 50-year-old man who was struck and killed by a car near Bob Hope Airport on Saturday was homeless, authorities said.
Burbank police on Monday continued their investigation into the death of the man, who Los Angeles County coroner’s officials...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 3:37 PM
You hear them long before you see them.
They announce their pending arrival like the blare of an ambulance giving you warning from blocks away — a distant peal growing louder and louder until you can't ignore it any longer.
When you look up from...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 7:01 PM
Burbank police say they’re concerned about an increase in the number of bicycle accidents over the past two years — a trend made all the more troublesome since the injuries have also gotten more serious.
Through October this year, police have...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 3:21 PM
The Burbank Police Department has received a $31,500 grant to fund sobriety checkpoints citywide through next September.
The funds will be used to conduct three sobriety checkpoints in Burbank streets in an effort to reduce the number of alcohol-related...
| Dec 18, 2011
A man allegedly fell asleep while driving down Magnolia Boulevard early Friday morning, crashing into an automobile accessory store.
The manager of Al & Ed's Auto Sound received calls from the alarm company and the driver of the vehicle informing him...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 4:58 PM
After an almost three-hour debate, the City Council on Tuesday effectively nixed a new Taco Bell at the intersection of Burbank Boulevard and Buena Vista Street, citing traffic safety concerns tied to a proposed drive-through on the site.
| Dec 17, 2012
| 9:30 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Monday, December 17. LAPD Chief Charlie Beck is calling for more security at LAUSD schools in the wake of Friday's mass shooting in a Newtown, Conn., elementary school.
Beck says he hopes to have LAPD officers patrol...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 10:40 PM
A massive manhunt for a missing FBI agent, the surprise departure of the city's chief executive, a National Teacher of the Year, tragic suicide and long-sought closure for the family of a murdered Burbank police officer.
The year 2012 was full of...