The parents of a gun-wielding 14-year-old whom Los Angeles police shot and killed in Boyle Heights last year have filed suit against the city and an officer, alleging that police violated their son’s civil rights, used excessive force and denied him timely medical care. 115 more words
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An immigrant rights activist who has said she was detained by Border Patrol agents in retaliation for protesting the arrest of her mother spoke out publicly for the first time Monday, announcing she will apply for protections as a “Dreamer” in the hopes of avoiding deportation. 136 more words
A man was killed late Friday in a parking lot in Boyle Heights, police said.
Officers responded to a call about an assault with a deadly weapon shooting about 11:15 p.m. 180 more words
An armed robber pointed and fired a gun at an employee of a cellphone store in Boyle Heights but misfired multiple times in a crime that was caught on video, Los Angeles police announced Thursday. 222 more words
BOYLE HEIGHTS (CBSLA.com) — Police are asking for the public’s help in finding a missing girl in Boyle Heights.
Evelyn Morales, 13, was last seen around 8 a.m. 101 more words
Los Angeles Police officials are asking for the public’s help finding a 13-year-old Boyle Heights girl.
Evelyn Morales was last seen about 8 a.m. Tuesday in the 200 block of North Chicago Street. 83 more words