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Man Who Posed as Rideshare Driver Sentenced for Sexual Assaults

October 16, 2019

October 16, 2019

Carlos Omar Pichinte faces 29 years in state prison By Sam Catanzaro A man who sexually assaulted four women while...

UCLA Police Looking for Westwood Sexual Predator

July 31, 2019

July 31, 2019

Man caught on camera pushing, making sexual threat at woman By Sam Catanzaro The University of California Los Angeles (UCLA)...

Bomb Threat Neutralized at Westfield Century City

May 29, 2018

May 29, 2018

On May 28, the Century City police and fire department responded to a bomb threat at the Bloomingdale’s store at...

Suspect Arrested in UCLA Batteries

March 13, 2018

March 13, 2018

The 28-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of committing two sexual batteries in Westwood. A 28-year-old man was arrested Feb....

Couple Found Shot Dead in Possible Murder-Suicide

March 21, 2017

March 21, 2017

  A man and a woman were found shot to death in a parked car in Westwood on March 15,...

Lyft Sued by Westwood Woman Over Alleged Sexual Assault

January 24, 2017

January 24, 2017

According to the lawsuit filed in Los Angles Superior Court, the plaintiff, who is identified as a “Chinese professor,” alleges...

Santa Monica Hit and Run: SMPD Call for Help

November 17, 2016

November 17, 2016

The Santa Monica Police Department (SMPD) is seeking the public’s assistance with any witnesses to a felony hit and run...

Sex Trafficking: Protect or Control?

September 12, 2016

September 12, 2016

Jennifer Musto, an assistant professor of women’s and gender studies at Wellesley College, recently gave a talk at Chevalier’s Books...

Uber Driver Files Assault Charges Against UCLA Footballer Ishmael Adams

September 8, 2016

September 8, 2016

By Kelly Hartog A UCLA wide receiver was sued August 29 by an Uber driver, who said the athlete choked...

Man Arrested for Solicitation Near Union Station

September 2, 2016

September 2, 2016

A Burbank man was arrested for attempting to meet with a 16-year-old girl for sex near Union Station, the Los...