A call from a man who admitted to police he killed his mother led officers to a neighborhood in Pasadena where a a woman in her 60s was found dead — resulting in the man’s arrest, authorities said Tuesday. The call came in about 9:16 p.m. on Monday, and according to police, the man on the […]
A former National Security Agency employee was sentenced Tuesday to 5 ½ years in prison for taking what prosecutors described as a “massive trove” of top secret U.S. defense materials back to his Maryland home over a period spanning years. Nghia Hoang Pho, 68, of Ellicott City, Maryland, had pleaded guilty to willful retention of […]
A man arrested in the baseball bat attacks that left two homeless men dead and another injured in downtown Los Angeles remained in custody Tuesday as detectives continued to investigate a possible link to two beatings in Santa Monica. Los Angeles police planned to address the case at a 3 p.m. news conference, a day […]
Officers arrested a man suspected of being behind a series of armed robberies in Santa Ana — targeting two video game stores and two gas stations — before arresting a woman suspected of being his getaway driver, police said Tuesday. Fernando Velasquez is accused of committing four armed robberies spanning from last Wednesday until this […]
Authorities are conducting a death investigation in Torrance after a body was discovered on the railroad tracks Tuesday morning. Torrance police officers were called to an area near Del Amo Boulevard and Maple Avenue around 10:10 a.m. regarding someone down on the tracks. Upon arrival, police found an adult male deceased on a railroad cargo […]
The Orange County Board of Supervisors is meeting to discuss a controversial housing development in Yorba Linda that some fear could cause fire dangers. Mark Mester reports for the KTLA 5 Morning News at 11 on Sept. 25, 2018.