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Pasadena Man Killed in Friday Night Shooting Identified

Sunday, November 15, 2020 | 12:30 pm

Authorities on Sunday released the identity of a 27-year-old Pasadena man who was shot to death in a residential neighborhood near Villa Parke on Friday night. Ernesto Ramos Jimenez died shortly after the shooting, which took place about 8:15 p.m. along Parke ... More »


Woman Killed, Man Critical Following Collision With Light Standard

Sunday, November 15, 2020 | 6:44 am

[Updated 11:53 a.m.]   A woman died after the Toyota Camry she was driving slammed into a light pole in Pasadena early Sunday, while a man riding as a passenger in the car was hospitalized in critical condition, authorities said. The deadly crash took place ab... More »


Local Man Killed in Pasadena Shooting Friday Night

Friday, November 13, 2020 | 9:03 pm

A 29-year-old Pasadena man died in a shooting in a residential neighborhood near Villa Parke on Friday night, officials said. The shooting was reported about 8:15 p.m. along Parke Street, between Marengo and Garfield avenues, Pasadena police Lt. Carolyn Gordon... More »


Parking Enforcement to Resume in Los Angeles County Unincorporated Areas

Friday, November 13, 2020 | 12:45 pm

Parking enforcement, citations and towing will resume for Los Angeles County unincorporated areas on Sunday after pausing in the spring due to safer-at-home orders for the COVID-19 pandemic. The county is resuming enforcement to keep streets clean and clear as... More »


Pasadena Police Take Part in Statewide ‘Click It or Ticket’ Campaign

Thursday, November 12, 2020 | 2:48 pm

Pasadena police officers will be scouring the streets for seat belt and child safety seat violations this month as their department joins in the statewide “Click It or Ticket” campaign, officials said. The extra enforcement period in Pasadena will begin Monday... More »


Police Plan Crackdown on Distracted Driving Friday

Thursday, November 12, 2020 | 1:15 pm

Extra police officers will be out on patrol Friday with the specific goal of finding distracted drivers, such as those using cell phones while driving, officials said. The campaign will take place citywide, Pasadena police said in a written statement. “Distrac... More »


Thieves Steal $6,300 Worth of High-End Wigs from Pasadena Shop

Thursday, November 12, 2020 | 10:18 am

A Pasadena beauty supply store already fighting to stay afloat amid the pandemic suffered another setback Wednesday when a group of three thieves targeted the business to steal more than $6,000 worth of high-end wigs made from human hair, according to police a... More »


Fire Rips Through Residential Basement in Pasadena

Wednesday, November 11, 2020 | 5:29 pm

A fire broke out in a basement densely packed with stored items beneath a Pasadena home on Wednesday afternoon, officials said. The fire was first reported about 5 p.m. in the 500 block of South Oakland Avenue, Pasadena city spokeswoman Lisa Derderian said. Fi... More »


Man Found Shot to Death Inside the Eaton Canyon Nature Center Identified

Wednesday, November 11, 2020 | 6:02 am

An autopsy was pending Wednesday to determine whether a 30-year-old man from Oregon found shot to death inside the Eaton Canyon Nature Center in Pasadena was the victim of homicide. Steven Everett Davenport was found just after 6:30 a.m. Sunday near a hiking t... More »