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Murder in Memorial Park

Murder in Memorial Park

| December 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Early Wednesday morning a fatal shooting occurred at Los Angeles High Memorial Park. According to news reports, LAPD officers from the Wilshire Division responded to reports of gunshots and found a man in the park who later died at the hospital.  When these rare violent crimes have occurred in the neighborhood in the past, it turns […]

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Preventing Holiday Package Thefts

Preventing Holiday Package Thefts

| December 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

Last year, we reported on thefts of holiday packages at apartment buildings in the Miracle-Mile area. This year, we’re hearing reports of holiday packages being stolen from porches and front doors in other parts of the neighborhood. It seems the bad guys are always changing their tactics, hoping to catch neighbors off guard at the […]

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Brookside Robbery Suspects Arrested, Also Involved in Other Crimes

Brookside Robbery Suspects Arrested, Also Involved in Other Crimes

| November 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

On October 31, around 6:30 p.m., just as many local families were heading out to trick-or-treat, something much scarier took place:  an armed robbery near 9th St. and Rimpau Blvd. in the Brookside neighborhood. After brandishing what was described by police as a “blue steel hand gun” and taking the victim’s property, the suspect fled […]

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Car Robbery  in Alley in Larchmont Village

Car Robbery in Alley in Larchmont Village

| September 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

Security footage captures a man breaking into a car parked in the alley behind 123 N Larchmont Blvd, the former location of Z Pizza. Steve Cohen, owner of nearby Village Pizzeria told us the footage shows, “this guy in this black or very dark jaguar reached his arm into this silver car opened the drivers side […]

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Car Thefts Continue

Car Thefts Continue

| June 16, 2016 | 2 Comments

Thefts from cars and garages persist in the neighborhood, even if they are locked, according to a recent alert from SSA Security Group, a private security company that patrols our surrounding neighborhoods. Also, thieves are willing to steal almost anything, even the seats right out of your car! One victim on the 600 block of June […]

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GWNC Transportation Committee Meets Monday

GWNC Transportation Committee Meets Monday

| June 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

You can’t help but notice that our neighborhood is currently the focus of City’s transportation improvement efforts with the construction of the Purple Line extension of Metro. Twenty-two planned closures of sections of Wilshire Boulevard are scheduled to begin next weekend as Metro begins the now infamous La Brea Decking phase of the construction. A press […]

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