| Mar 16, 2015
| 8:26 PM
At Toberman Park Monday morning, boys and girls did soccer drills and ran around the playground. A short distance away, some mothers kept an eye on their children as they worked out on the gym equipment.
It was a serene scene in Pico-Union, one of Los...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 11:22 AM
An 18-year-old pregnant woman was out of surgery and clinging to life Monday after she was shot several times in Los Angeles’ Pico-Union neighborhood.
The teenager, who was six months pregnant, was shot Sunday night. She was found at a park in the...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 3:18 AM
Barron Shannon left prison for the fourth time in less than a decade on a Greyhound bus. He had some photos and letters from home in a Manila envelope, a cigarette tucked behind his ear and a few dollars from the state of Illinois in his pocket. He was...
| Mar 14, 2015
| 5:15 PM
It was students who alerted Los Angeles Unified School District officials about possible sexual abuse among their peers at Venice High School, a senior district official told The Times on Saturday.
The students directed school administrators to video or...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 9:30 AM
A 16-year-old Aurora resident was seriously injured during a shooting Thursday night while walking with a friend on the Near East Side.
At about 8:20 p.m., officers were called to the area of Farnsworth and Dearborn Avenues. Upon arrival, they found the...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 5:53 PM
One of the most dangerous gangs in Palm Beach County has taken a big hit: Twenty-four of its members were among the more than 30 arrested in a series of raids, authorities said Thursday.
Of the 36 gang members and associates detained in a multi-agency...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 7:15 PM
On a cloudy Saturday morning in South Los Angeles, hundreds of marchers took to the streets to call for an end to police abuse and black-on-black violence.
When Tritobia Ford and her family arrived, the crowd parted and someone yelled, "Let's show...
| Feb 22, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Rene Enriquez's eloquence on the subject of the Mexican Mafia prison gang has impressed many. He wrote two books on the topic, prosecutors used him as an expert witness in gang trials, and numerous law enforcement officials turned to him for training...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 5:09 PM
Tavon White, described by authorities as a calculating gang leader who essentially took over the Baltimore jail to smuggle drugs in cahoots with corrections officers, drew compliments from a federal judge and prosecutor at his sentencing Monday.
| Feb 20, 2015
| 4:01 PM
HARTFORD — A man who was sentenced earlier this month to 37 years in prison for a shooting that left a man paralyzed, was arraigned Friday on a charge of being an accessory to murder.
James Raynor, 31, was involved in the murder of Kenneth...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 1:50 PM
While New York recently made headlines after going 12 days without a homicide, Chicago also is seeing a bit of a reprieve—going three days without a reported killing, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
Chicago did not report a...