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Burglary Ring Smashed With Four Suspect Arrests

Sunday, June 28, 2009 | 7:03 am

What Pasadena Police Department officers have defined as a possible burglary ring was smashed Saturday afternoon with the arrests of four accused burglars. At about 1:50 p.m. Saturday, PPD officers arrested four Pasadena residents on suspicion of burglarizing ... More »


Father And Son Accused Of Planning To Distribute Marijuana

Saturday, June 27, 2009 | 6:24 am

A Pasadena father and son were arrested Friday for allegedly possessing marijuana with intent to distribute, police said. At about 6:45 a.m. Friday, Pasadena Police Department officers made an enforcement traffic stop for a sign violation, said PPD Lt. Chris R... More »


Two Teens Arrested For Alleged Burglary

Saturday, June 27, 2009 | 6:16 am

Two 14-year-old boys were arrested Friday for allegedly burglarizing a South Raymond Avenue home, police said. At about 11 a.m. Friday, a male resident of a home located in the 200 block of South Raymond Avenue noticed two teenage boys running away from the pr... More »


Police: Burglaries Double in Northwest Pasadena

Thursday, June 25, 2009 | 12:19 pm

The number of residential burglaries reported in northwest Pasadena doubled between April in May, and as a result city police have been increasing their patrols in affected neighborhoods, authorities say. In April, 12 residential burglaries were reported in no... More »


Second Alleged Crosby Murderer Charged In The Case

Tuesday, June 23, 2009 | 3:08 pm

The second man accused of fatally shooting David Crosby Jr. at Atlantis Restaurant in May has been formally charged with murder and assault with a deadly weapon, according to Los Angeles County Superior Court records. Charles Wetstone, 19, was arraigned Friday... More »


Three Men Arrested For Allegedly Trying To Steal A Car

Sunday, June 21, 2009 | 7:33 am

Three men were arrested Saturday for allegedly trying to steal a car, police said. At about 5:40 p.m. Saturday, Pasadena Police Department officers were on patrol in the 200 block of East Del Mar Boulevard, said PPD Lt. Chris Russ. They noticed a man, later id... More »


Suspect Sought In Two Attempted Murders

Sunday, June 21, 2009 | 7:25 am

An unknown man is being sought in two attempted murders that happened early Sunday morning, according to the Pasadena Police Department. At about 3 a.m. Sunday, an unknown man shot two men – one from Altadena and the other from Pasadena – in the upper torso, s... More »


Man Shot In Leg By Unknown Suspect

Thursday, June 18, 2009 | 5:54 am

A man was standing outside of a Pasadena apartment building Wednesday night and later discovered he had been shot in the leg, police said. At about 8 p.m., the victim was standing outside of an apartment building located at Washington and Michigan avenues, Pas... More »


Nineteen Arrested In Prostitution Sting

Thursday, June 18, 2009 | 5:46 am

Nineteen people were arrested Wednesday in a prostitution sting, police said. Pasadena Police Department officers stationed along East Colorado Boulevard conducted a prostitution sting between the hours of 7 a.m. and 1 p.m. Wednesday, according to a news relea... More »


Famous “Stinky Flower” Blooms

Thursday, June 18, 2009 | 5:14 am

The famous “stinky flower” at The Huntington Library started to bloom Wednesday afternoon and is available for both visitors and members to view. A different “Corpse Flower” known officially as Amorphophallus titanum, bloomed at The Huntington in 1999, accordi... More »


Bear Safely Removed From Tree

Wednesday, June 17, 2009 | 7:17 am

Pasadena Police Department and Fire Department officials, along with local and state Animal Control authorities, were involved Tuesday in removing a 200-pound bear from a tree. PPD received a call Tuesday afternoon that a bear was in a tree at a residence loca... More »