Your Source for LAWest News, People, Places and Things to Do

Top Menu

Tag Archives | investigation

Hospitalized Harrison Ford is “battered but OK” after plane crash

LOS ANGELES (CNS) - “Battered, but OK,” actor Harrison Ford was hospitalized today with injuries he suffered when the World War II-era single-engine plane he was piloting lost power and crashed on a Venice golf course shortly after takeoff from Santa Monica Airport. The single-engine plane, identified by the National Transportation Safety Board as a […]

Continue Reading 0

Skid row robbery suspect shot dead in LAPD scuffle

LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Amid expressions of anger from the black community, an investigation was underway today into the shooting death on skid row of a robbery suspect who allegedly grabbed a patrolman’s weapon during a scuffle with several Los Angeles police officers. Three officers, including a sergeant fired their guns in the noon-hour struggle […]

Continue Reading 0

Death investigation shuts SM 10 Fwy west and north PCH

SANTA MONICA (CNS) - All westbound lanes of the Santa Monica (10) Freeway in Santa Monica and northbound lanes of Pacific Coast Highway were temporarily closed this morning for a death investigation. The California Highway Patrol said the body of a man was found in the 1200 block of Pacific Coast Highway around 3 a.m., […]

Continue Reading 0

Actress reports $150K pearl-covered Oscar dress stolen

WEST HOLLYWOOD (CNS) - An investigation was continuing today into the theft of a pearl-covered $150,000 gown worn by Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o at the Academy Awards ceremony, during which she served as a presenter. Investigators were notified of the theft of the pearl-adorned dress about 11:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nicole Nishida of the Sheriff’s Information […]

Continue Reading 0
Photo by Ken Wolter

CHP captain sues over woman’s altercation on 10 Fwy

LOS ANGELES (CNS) - A California Highway Patrol captain filed a lawsuit today alleging he was punished for resisting pressure from his employer to find that an officer acted improperly in an altercation with a woman alongside the Santa Monica (10) Freeway last summer that a bystander captured on video. Capt. Gregory Hammond, whose Los […]

Continue Reading 0