Crime
Do Some Sleuth Work on Mystery Shopper Scam

Mystery shopping may sound fun but seniors should be aware that thieves are finding ways to steal your money. In the mystery shopper scam, crooks try to mirror what legitimate companies offer: an opportunity to get paid to try free products or in exchange for consumer opinions. The thieves will create a website where people can register but ask for a fee payable by credit…

Thursday Court Dates for Three Men Charged in Murder and Attempted Murder Cases

Pasadena police investigate at the scene of the shooting on December 29, 2015 Pasadena court dates Thursday await three men accused in two separate incidents.…

Man Charged with Burglary, Assault, Sexual Battery in South Pasadena

A 22-year-old man accused of exposing himself, assaulting a teen and breaking into several homes on Wednesday was charged today, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced. Michael David Brownlee (dob 8/21/93) of Los Angeles has been charged in case GA099173 with: two counts of first-degree burglary with a…

Notable Arrest in South Pasadena

On Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 7:40 a.m., officers with the South Pasadena Police Department responded to the South Pasadena High School for a sexual…

Altadena Deputies Nab Sexual Assault Suspect

Patrol Deputies from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s, Altadena station worked every angle to positively identify and arrest a suspect responsible for several sexual assaults along the Lake Avenue corridor of Altadena. On April 15, 2016, a victim was touched inappropriately and a suspect was ultimately arrested. The suspect…

Pasadena Kidnapping Suspect Identified and Arrested

Pasadena police have captured a man suspected of kidnapping two young women in Northwest Pasadena and taking them on a wild ride during which one…

Altadena Sheriff’s Deputies Find Stolen Car, Arrest Driver

  Altadena Sheriff's deputies seen immediately after stopping a stolen car and arresting its driver Friday, April 29, 2016. Photo: Los Angeles County Sheriff's Dept. Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies from the Altadena Station,searching for a stolen vehicle reportedly driving in northeast Altadena around 4 p.m., found the car and arrested…

Pasadena man shot and killed in possible drug related shooting in Las Vegas

In what authorities say looks like a drug and arms deal gone bad, Damion Dwain Thomas, 27 of Pasadena, California, identified by the Clark County…

Man Sentenced for Physically Abusing Dog in South Pasadena

[Editor's note: This story originally reported Christian Najera was sentenced to 120 days in jail and three years of formal probation. In fact, Najera was sentenced to summary probation, not formal probation. That correction has been made below.]   A 48-year-old man was convicted yesterday of kicking and violently swinging a…

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