| Oct 17, 2013
| 10:07 AM
Technicians at the Verdugo Regional Crime Laboratory will soon be able to work more efficiently during DNA extractions thanks to two robots the lab is going to purchase.
The City Council Tuesday approved use of a DNA backlog grant from the National...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 10:21 AM
Residents looking to get rid of expired, unused or unwanted medications can do so anonymously Saturday by dropping them off at various pharmacies.
The Crescenta Valley Drug & Alcohol Prevention Coalition has teamed up with local and federal law...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 12:11 PM
A 55-year-old Los Angeles man pleaded guilty Monday to charges that several years ago he killed two missing women, including one from Glendale whose body was discovered in trash bags along a roadside in Rosarito, Mexico.
| Feb 18, 2014
| 6:26 PM
A 49-year-old local woman was found guilty Tuesday for her role in an elaborate $20-million healthcare fraud scheme that officials say involved a medical imaging clinic in south Glendale.
Nurista Grigoryan, a Glendale resident, allegedly fraudulently...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 3:59 PM
A 55-year-old Los Angeles man was sentenced Wednesday to serve 25 years to life in prison for the deaths of a Glendale woman whose dismembered body was found in Mexico and another woman whose body has never been found.
Los Angeles County Superior Court...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 11:23 AM
Ten Years Ago
A man made off with slightly more than $800 worth of medication and other items from a La Cañada Flintridge pharmacy one Sunday in December 2003, after approaching the store’s counter and demanding the goods. The suspect, described as...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 12:10 PM
Hundreds of people attended a blood drive on Sunday for Matthew Fernandez, a 5-year-old leukemia patient and preschooler at Saint Finbar’s Catholic Church.
Michelle Ramos of Burbank — whose son attends school with Matthew — helped his...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 7:55 PM
A new long-awaited regional crime laboratory could begin processing vital ballistic analysis and DNA evidence for hundreds of unsolved property crimes as early as May, police said Thursday.
Local police and city officials on Thursday introduced the...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 1:49 PM
Police officials are searching for a schizophrenic man who was reported missing six days ago. Without his medication, he is considered "an extreme threat" to himself, according to a public announcement issued today.
The man, 37-year-old Vage Kameryan, is...
| Nov 12, 2011
| 5:18 PM
A bill recently introduced by Congressman Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) would make it easier for police departments to use DNA technology to solve cold cases.
Schiff pointed to last year's break in the 25-year-old so called “Grim Sleeper” serial...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 5:30 PM
Nine days after a 22-year-old man who suffers from several mental disorders disappeared from a group home in Glendale, his mother said he could be a danger to himself and to others. She is desperate to locate him, she said.
Tyler Henson, 22, walked...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 1:17 PM
After hiking up a steep Ojai trail in 90-degree heat this October, a group of Clark Magnet High School Students came upon abandoned camps where illegal marijuana growers lived and cultivated plants grown with an excess of illegal chemical fertilizers...