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Hidden Camera Catches Man Stealing Laptop from a Store

Thursday, June 13, 2013 | 5:34 am

A man described as white or Hispanic, 30 to 40 years old, with a shaved head, a mustache and a goatee and worn a dark colored shirt, blue denim shorts, and flip-flop sandals, stole a laptop computer inside a store in Pasadena. On June 9, at about 12:04 p.m., t... More »


Deputies Respond to Shots Fired, Found Blood But No Victim

Wednesday, June 12, 2013 | 5:37 pm

Sheriff’s deputies responding to a “shots fired” call in Altadena Tuesday night found three shell casings, a small amount of blood on the street and yet no body. Lt. Elisabeth Sachs of the sheriff’s Altadena station told the Pasadena Star-News that cal... More »


Police Search Door-to-Door for Shooter, Close Allen Ave.

Monday, June 10, 2013 | 6:26 pm

The 100 block of North Allen Avenue was closed for more than two hours this afternoon in response to a “shots fired” call where it necessitated police closing down three floors of an apartment complex to locate any possible suspects or shooting victims. Po... More »


Police Seek Man Who Attempted to Kidnap 12-Year-Old Girl

Friday, June 7, 2013 | 5:58 am

Pasadena police are seeking the public’s help in a locating a man who reportedly tried to lure a 12-year-old girl walking home from school into his pickup truck Wednesday afternoon. The attempted kidnapping on Lake Avenue near Elizabeth Street was reported t... More »


Car-to-Car Shooting Leaves “Uncooperative” Victim Wounded

Thursday, June 6, 2013 | 5:58 am

A 23-year-old man suffered non-life threatening gunshot wounds during a car-to-car shooting Wednesday night, a Pasadena police lieutenant said. The shooting victim was seated in his parked vehicle in the 500 block of Prescott Street when the suspect vehicle, a... More »


Pasadena Police Make Arrest in March’s Fatal Collision

Thursday, May 30, 2013 | 2:37 pm

Investigators from the Pasadena Police Department Traffic Section arrested one of the drivers in the March 16 fatal collision that occurred on Hill Ave. near Villa St. Kimson James Wright 48, was arrested Wednesday afternoon at his Pasadena home on charges of ... More »


Pasadena Police Searching For Elderly Male

Saturday, May 25, 2013 | 4:10 am

The Pasadena Police Department is requesting assistance with locating Manuel Rojas, male Hispanic 73 years of age.  Rojas walked away from his care facility Friday night at about 10:00 p.m. Rojas suffers from dementia but is able to communicate. He is 5′-7″, ... More »


Local Man Charged with D.U.I, Hit and Run, and Child Endangerment

Tuesday, May 21, 2013 | 6:23 pm

A June 11 preliminary hearing has been scheduled for Pasadena resident Jeremy Millan Drew who was booked on suspicion of felony drunken and was being held at the Men’s Central Jail on the outskirts of Downtown Los Angeles, authorities said. Drew, 39, was cha... More »


Car Kills Pedestrian

Friday, May 17, 2013 | 11:10 pm

Pasadena Police are conducting an investigation into a fatal vehicle versus pedestrian collision that occurred on Colorado Blv. near Berkley Ave. Please avoid area for next 5 hours. More »


Police Dept Seek Public’s Help in Locating Woman Accused of Assault

Thursday, May 16, 2013 | 6:11 pm

The Pasadena Police Department is seeking the public’s help in locating a woman who assaulted another woman at a Target department store. A woman confronted another woman who allegedly cut the line in front of her about 7:40 p.m. at the customer service desk... More »