Crime
Prescription Drug Drop Off at the South Pasadena Police Dept. This Saturday

On April 26 between 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the South Pasadena Police Dept. will be hosting a prescription drop off with the DEA. Drop off old or expired medication for destruction.

Allegedly Drunk Driver Hits 100 Miles per Hour Hurtling Down Fair Oaks Ave., Then Crashes

An allegedly drunk driver hurtled down Fair Oaks Avenue about 12:25 a.m. this morning at speeds over 100 miles per hour until he sideswiped a…

Driver Overturns Car on Washington Boulevard, Attempts to Flee

A man allegedly driving under the influence sideswiped two parked cars then lost control of his vehicle and it overturned on Washington Boulevard near Los Robles Ave. about 9:00 p.m. Friday night, authorities said. Pasadena Police Sgt. Paul Carpenter said the man fled the crash scene but was stopped by…

Pasadena Couple Who Committed Suicide Identified by Coroner

[Correction:  A Coroner's official quoted in this story was original identified incorrectly as Chief Coroner Investigator Craig Harvey.] A local married couple in their sixties committed…

Former Pasadena Man Who Allegedly Killed Family Added to FBI’s ‘Most Wanted’ List

The Pasadena-born fugitive who allegedly killed his entire family in 1976 and was recently named one of the FBI’s 10 most wanted fugitives may be hiding in the Southland. William Bradford Bishop, Jr. may still have associations with the Pasadena area and could be hiding in Southern California or Nevada…

Woman, Alone in Residence, Scares Off Burglar in Early Morning Darkness

A woman alone in her home scared off a burglar who dropped what he was stealing and fled about 4 a.m. this morning, police say.…

Bev-Mo Burgled Sunday Night

The Bev-Mo alcoholic beverage warehouse-style store in the 800 block of South Arroyo Parkway fell prey Sunday night to suspects who have struck the chain’s outlets in a series of brazen burglaries, Pasadena police said. “They’ve been hitting them all up and down Southern California,” Sgt. John Mercado said. “They…

In Line for Early Morning Snack, Man is Viciously Knocked Unconscious from Behind

A customer waiting in line for an early morning snack at King Taco on Arroyo Parkway in Old Pasadena was suddenly struck so hard by…

Woman Shoved to the Ground During Robbery Walks 1.5 Miles to Police Station to Report the Attack

A woman walking alone along North Fair Oaks Avenue Thursday night was shoved to the ground and robbed of her purse by a young man who got away, police said. The 45-year-old victim then walked one and a half miles to the Pasadena Police Department headquarters to report the crime,…

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