| May 25, 2014
| 12:01 AM
At first, when it began, it was lost to the soundtrack of another Friday night in this bluff-top college town: screeching tires and what sounded like fireworks.
But then — shattered glass. Sirens. Screams.
Within 10 minutes, it was done —...
| May 19, 2014
| 3:34 PM
A 26-year-old Sacramento woman was arrested Saturday in Burbank after she allegedly chased a man who didn’t pay her for providing him sexual services, intentionally ramming her car into his, police said.
Stephanie Tresca-Archie allegedly met...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 12:27 PM
Two burglars wound up in the hospital Wednesday morning after allegedly breaking into a car in Burbank and initiating a high-speed chase that ended with the stolen vehicle crashing on a freeway off-ramp.
The Burbank Police Department responded to a...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 11:25 AM
Burbank marked a busy, busy year in 2013. The City Council welcomed a new member and ushered out a five-term councilman. Many of the top positions in city government — police chief, fire chief and city manager — were either hired or had...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 5:50 PM
The number of alcohol- and drug-related car crashes dropped in 2013 when compared to the previous year, while the number of arrests made for driving under the influence spiked, police reported this week.
In 2013, there were 557 drunk or drugged driving...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 11:11 AM
A female student from Burroughs High School was on the bus that collided with a FedEx freight truck in a fiery crash in Northern California on Thursday evening, killing 10 people and injuring dozens more.
Los Angeles Unified officials said Friday that...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 12:09 PM
A Thousand Oaks man was arrested early Monday after his vehicle struck a parked car and sheared a street light, causing a passenger to be ejected from his vehicle, police said.
Roberto Martinez, 22, was taken into custody on suspicion of felony...
| 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...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 10:54 AM
A driver was in custody Tuesday after his car allegedly struck and killed a man in North Hollywood, police said.
The victim, in his 30s, was standing behind a parked van on the 7300 block of Clyborn Avenue about 6 a.m., putting on shoes, when he was...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 3:34 PM
A two-car collision that left an SUV on its back snarled the eastbound 101 Freeway in the San Fernando Valley on Monday afternoon.
Three of five lanes were closed from Laurel Canyon Boulevard, and one person was injured, California Highway Patrol...
| 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...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 11:41 AM
Public safety officials have issued a slew of warnings for parents as they prepare to take their children trick-or-treating this Halloween night.
Chief among them: beware of drunk drivers, marijuana-laced candy, and dark streets and alleys.