More than two years after police unearthed the body of a missing man in a Long Beach yard, the person accused of digging the makeshift grave appeared in court today to face a murder charge.
With local jails releasing thousands of people in order to limit the spread of COVID-19 behind bars, officials are expecting hundreds of former inmates to return to Long Beach, and many of them may be homeless.
Police surrounded a motel near Downtown Long Beach Monday afternoon while they searched for a sexual assault suspect, according to authorities.
A man accused of hiding the body of his 31-year-old acquaintance after a night of drug use gone bad has been arrested on suspicion of murder, Long Beach police said today.
Authorities say a Lakewood woman has been sentenced to almost 13 years in prison for drunkenly crashing her car into two men in Long Beach and then fleeing the scene, leaving one victim dead and the other seriously hurt.
Long Beach police say they’re investigating whether any of its employees were involved in producing or selling a commemorative coin that refers to civil unrest and protest earlier this year as riots.
Someone left a 5-gallon bucket of chlorine outside the fire station near Cal State Long Beach Wednesday morning, sparking a brief street closure so hazmat crews could investigate.
A man told police he was shot while sitting in his car near Martin Luther King Jr. Park this morning.
The union representing local police officers says it conducted a survey that shows Long Beach voters broadly approve of the Black Lives Matter movement but don’t support for the group’s core goal of shrinking the police department.
The lawsuit alleges police beat him with flashlights, kicked him and Tasered him even after an officer had already knocked him unconscious.