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Motorcyclist Critically Injured in Pasadena Collision

Wednesday, April 28, 2021 | 10:14 pm

[UPDATED] A motorcyclist was hospitalized in critical condition following a collision with another vehicle in Pasadena on Wednesday night, police said. The crash took place just after 9:30 p.m. at Lake Avenue and Orange Grove Boulevard, Pasadena police officia... More »

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Pasadena Police Host Catalytic Converter Etching Event

Wednesday, April 28, 2021 | 10:07 am

In an effort to combat the trend of thefts of catalytic converters from parked cars both regionally and nationwide, the Pasadena Police Department is hosting a free event next month at which residents can have identifying information etched into the devices, o... More »

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Body Found in Park Beneath Colorado Street Bridge; Suicide Suspected

Tuesday, April 27, 2021 | 10:03 am

Suicide was suspected after a man’s body was found in Desiderio Neighborhood Park beneath the Colorado Street Bridge in Pasadena early Tuesday, officials said. A city employee discovered the body just after 6:15 a.m. on the grounds of the park, 10 N. Arroyo Bl... More »

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Extra DUI Patrols Planned For Friday in Pasadena

Tuesday, April 27, 2021 | 9:21 am

Police in Pasadena are mounting a special enforcement campaign on Friday to look for intoxicated drivers, officials said. The operation will take place citywide, the Pasadena Police Department said in a written statement. “The Pasadena Police Department remind... More »

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Intruders Sought in Hastings Ranch Hot Prowl Burglary

Saturday, April 24, 2021 | 10:53 am

Two men forced their way into a home in Pasadena’s Hastings Ranch neighborhood Friday night before the screams of two young sisters who were inside apparently scared them off, authorities said. The break-in took place about 8:50 p.m. at a home in the 800 block... More »

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Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest of Robbery Suspects in Pasadena

Saturday, April 24, 2021 | 10:26 am

Police arrested a man and woman who were sought in connection with a robbery earlier this year after recognizing the suspects during a traffic stop in Pasadena on Friday, officials said. Officers pulled over a car for traffic violations about 7:15 p.m. at Sunn... More »

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Parolee Accused of Threatening Ex-Girlfriend With Gun in Pasadena

Friday, April 23, 2021 | 9:11 am

Police arrested a parolee Thursday after they say he threatened his ex-girlfriend with a gun in Pasadena. Dionza Lamont  Blue, 26, of Van Nuys was booked on suspicion of domestic violence and weapon-related violation following the incident, which unfolded just... More »

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Presiding Judge Extends Deadlines for LA County Criminal Trials

Friday, April 23, 2021 | 5:53 am

The presiding judge of Los Angeles County’s court system issued an order Thursday authorizing a new set of emergency continuances in criminal cases as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The order affected cases being conducted in Pasadena’s courthouse, at 300 ... More »

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Pasadena Checkpoint Nets 2 DUI Arrests

Thursday, April 22, 2021 | 10:16 am

Police arrested two drivers on suspicion of DUI and 11 others for driving without licenses during a checkpoint in Pasadena on Friday night, officials said. The checkpoint was conducted from 6 p.m. Friday to 3 a.m. Saturday at Fair Oaks Avenue and Walnut Street... More »

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DUI Enforcement Campaign Planned Friday in Pasadena

Wednesday, April 21, 2021 | 9:10 am

Pasadena police will be fielding extra officers Friday with the specific goal of targeting drivers under the influence of alcohol or drugs. The “saturation patrols” will take place throughout the city, the Pasadena Police Department said in a written statement... More »