Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest of VA Clerk for Suspected Identity Theft

by    in Crime
The identities and personal information of more than 1,000 Veterans Affairs patients were discovered during a traffic stop at the VA campus in Long Beach and a VA clerk was arrested on suspicion of identity theft, authorities said today.
SHARE:

Three More Doctors Charged for Kickback Scheme Linked to Pacific Hospital of Long Beach

by    in Crime
Three more physicians have been charged in connection with an alleged $580 million kickback scheme on spinal surgeries and other services, federal prosecutors said today.
SHARE:

Police Warn of Recent Spike in Catalytic Converter Thefts in Parts of Long Beach

by    in Crime
An increase in thefts of a specific car part in the city’s East Division has prompted authorities to alert residents to be on the lookout for individuals crawling underneath vehicles, or other suspicious activity.
SHARE:

UPDATE: Man Charged in Deadly Long Beach Stabbing

by    in Crime
A 59-year-old man was charged today with murder for allegedly stabbing a man during an apparent altercation last week in Long Beach.
SHARE:

Ruling Against Long Beach Private School, Former Coach Awards $25.5 Million to Victim of Sexual Abuse

by    in Crime
Taylor & Ring, the firm that represented the victim identified as Stephen W., announced it had secured a $25.5 million verdict in the suit it filed in April 2016 against Westerly and a former coach, Scott Durzo.
SHARE:

Suspect in Beverly Hills Burglary Escapes After Police Pursuit Ends in Long Beach

by    in Crime
A burglary in Beverly Hills this morning led to a police pursuit that ended inconclusively in Long Beach.
SHARE:

Gang Member Convicted of Murdering Cabrillo High Student During Robbery in 2015

by    in Crime
A 22-year-old gang member is scheduled to be sentenced August 8 for the robbery-motivated slaying of a 15-year-old Cabrillo High School student in 2015, a prosecutor said today.
SHARE:

Long Beach Man Gets 40 to Life for Killing His Child’s Mother

by    in Crime
A Long Beach man who fatally shot his ex-girlfriend in front of their toddler son during an argument a few days before Christmas three years ago was sentenced today to 40 years to life in prison.
SHARE:

Man’s Conviction Upheld for Rape, Murder of 43-Year-Old Mother in Long Beach

by    in Crime
The California Supreme Court today upheld the death sentence of one of three men convicted of the December 1998 rape and beating death of a mother of three who was attacked while walking to a store in Long Beach.
SHARE:

Public’s Help Sought to Identify Suspect Wanted for Indecent Exposure Near Wilson High School

by    in Crime
Long Beach police today sought public help to identify a suspect wanted in separate indecent exposure incidents this year involving a woman and two girls near Wilson High School.
SHARE: