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No Pasadena Police Officers Present at U.S. Capitol Insurrection

Thursday, January 14, 2021 | 4:55 pm

Although nearby law enforcement agencies reported that off-duty officers with their departments were in Washington, D.C., during the insurrection at the Capitol building, Pasadena police officials said no local officers attended the incident. “We are not aware... More »


Hogsback Fire Ignites Near Mt. Baldy, Prompts Evacuations

Thursday, January 14, 2021 | 11:13 am

Officials evacuated visitors from the area around Mt. Baldy after a brush fire ignited and quickly grew beyond two acres in size on Thursday, authorities said. The wildfire, christened the Hogsback Fire by firefighters, was first reported shortly after 9:30 a.... More »


Pasadena Police Plan Extra DUI Patrols on Friday

Monday, January 11, 2021 | 12:44 pm

Police plan to field extra patrol officers throughout Pasadena on Friday with the goal of finding and arresting intoxicated drivers, officials said. The citywide extra enforcement campaign will focus on those driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, Pa... More »


Man Killed in Altadena Deputy-Involved Shooting

Sunday, January 10, 2021 | 5:44 pm

A man reportedly was killed in Altadena during a deputy-involved shooting Sunday afternoon about 4:08 p.m. A second person was transported to a hospital, Los Angeles County Fire Department officials said. Social media reports indicate that person may have been... More »


This Week in the Pasadena Courthouse

Sunday, January 10, 2021 | 6:02 am

Monday, January 11 At the Pasadena Courthouse, at  8:30 a.m., a preliminary hearing date is scheduled to be set for Robert Anthony Camou, a Monrovia man charged with capital murder involving his girlfriend’s disappearance. He had been charged earlier with assa... More »


Stop Sign Violations Lead to Gun Seizures in Pasadena

Saturday, January 9, 2021 | 10:44 am

For the second time this week, a traffic stop originating from a stop sign violation led police to recover a loaded handgun on Friday night, officials said. Officers pulled over a car about 11:50 p.m. at Navarro Avenue and Howard Street after seeing it run a s... More »