| Jun 16, 2014
| 3:42 PM
Justin Bieber dodged criminal charges Monday related to an accusation by a woman that he tried to snatch her cell phone at a miniature golf course and batting cages center in Sherman Oaks.
The Los Angeles City Attorney's office declined to file...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 4:39 PM
When Costa Mesa Sanitary District employees arrived at work Wednesday morning, they found themselves witnessing the aftermath of an unusually dirty mess.
Someone had thrown feces on the district's West 19th Street headquarters, contaminating the...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 7:19 PM
An image of Jesus known as “The Divine Mercy” that is annually displayed in Chicago’s Daley Plaza around Easter is believed to have been vandalized for the first time in its 8-year history this week.
Wednesday morning several holes...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 11:26 AM
A man accused of dozens of graffiti attacks in San Diego allegedly tagged the courtroom in which he was being prosecuted for vandalism.
Francisco Canseco, 18, was arrested yet again -- this time by the San Diego County Sheriff's Department -- for...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 12:25 PM
Vandalism: 5500 block of Godbey Drive. Someone from the La Cañada Flintridge Country Club contacted police to report that sometime between 9 p.m. Wednesday and 6 a.m. that day, someone had cut down a pine tree between the third and...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 4:09 PM
Vandalism: 2100 block of La Cañada Crest Drive. A man came to the Crescenta Valley Sheriff’s Station to report that, sometime between 11 p.m. the previous day and 7 a.m. that morning, someone had etched an obscenity into the...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 2:54 PM
Frustrated by tagging in his San Fernando Valley district, a Los Angeles city councilman called this week for new measures to crack down on graffiti vandals, especially when murals are defaced.
Councilman Paul Krekorian introduced a motion Friday...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 4:27 PM
Andrew Spear is midway through painting a 20-foot-tall mural on the side of Orlando's Little Saigon when a man heading to the restaurant stops him. "Hey, this is [expletive] awesome!" the stranger says. "You rock!"
He's followed by a string of...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 1:21 PM
The following items were taken from Lake Zurich police reports.
A water pipe was reported damaged May 30 in the 500 block of Red Bridge Road.
$99.98 worth of merchandise was reported stolen May 30 from a business in the 500 block of South Rand Road....
| Jun 10, 2014
| 12:52 PM
San Francisco officials are once again faced with the problem of car-tipping.
Two ultra-compact Smart cars were "tipped over" early Friday in the neighborhoods of Cole Valley and Twin Peaks, said Police Officer Gordon Shyy.
The pint-sized, two-door...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 10:12 AM
An outdoor classroom at an Elmhurst school – created so children can learn about the beauty of the natural world - was vandalized, police said Tuesday.
School officials reported June 4 that they arrived at the school to find a metal arch broken, a...