Public Safety

Man killed by train in Glendale

A man was killed early Saturday morning after being struck by a train in Glendale, officials said.

Witness helps police nab suspected burglar

A witness helped police catch a 43-year-old Los Angeles man suspected of burglarizing cars in the parking garage of a Glendale apartment complex early Thursday morning, police said.

Police to operate sobriety checkpoint Friday

Police to operate sobriety checkpoint Friday

Glendale police are slated to conduct a grant-funded DUI checkpoint Friday night at an undisclosed location, officials said.

Man on probation arrested for possession of firearm and narcotics, identity theft

Man on probation arrested for possession of firearm and narcotics, identity theft

A 27-year-old Los Angeles man was arrested Tuesday in Glendale after police found him with a loaded pistol and tools commonly used to break windows, along with a license plate, checks and paperwork belonging to other people, police said.

Glendale PD to host fundraiser for upcoming Police Unity Tour

Glendale police are hosting a fundraiser at California Pizza Kitchen on Wednesday for the annual Police Unity Tour, a 300-mile bike ride from New York City to Washington, D.C. to support families of officers killed in the line of duty.

Sig Alert issued on Glendale (2) Freeway after big-rig plunges down embankment

Sig Alert issued on Glendale (2) Freeway after big-rig plunges down embankment

A Sig Alert was issued around 8:15 a.m. Tuesday after a big-rig drove off the Glendale (2) Freeway and plunged 70 feet down an embankment, officials said.

Power restored to nearly 2,000 customers after outage

Crews restored power to nearly 2,000 customers after an outage was reported in north Glendale just after 9:30 a.m. on Monday, officials said.

Woman found dead at Days Inn suffered from possible gunshot wound to jaw

Woman found dead at Days Inn suffered from possible gunshot wound to jaw

The woman found dead at the Days Inn in Glendale on Wednesday suffered a possible gunshot wound to her jaw, coroner’s officials said...

Body discovered at Days Inn, day after unrelated shooting incident

Body discovered at Days Inn, day after unrelated shooting incident

Detectives on Wednesday evening were investigating a death at the Days Inn in Glendale, police said.

Redwood trees suffering from drought felled at Verdugo Park

Redwood trees suffering from drought felled at Verdugo Park

On the week of Earth Day, the city announced that crews had cut down a group of dying coast redwood trees at Verdugo Park but indicated they will be replaced by the end of the year with another species that will be better suited to withstand drought conditions.

Sunland man charged with attempted murder after allegedly setting ex-girlfriend's home on fire

Sunland man charged with attempted murder after allegedly setting ex-girlfriend's home on fire

A 36-year-old Sunland man pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to charges that he threw an incendiary device into his ex-girlfriend’s Glendale home while she was inside, setting it on fire, authorities said.

Water main break extends scheduled water outage

Water main break extends scheduled water outage

A water-main break in Glendale on Tuesday extended a planned water outage an extra day, leaving 110 Glendale customers still without water, officials said.

Suspect who barricaded himself after firing single shot identified

Suspect who barricaded himself after firing single shot identified

A man who reportedly fired a single shot inside the JP Allen Extended Stays at the Days Inn in Glendale Tuesday afternoon was identified...

Hospital hosts Work Boot meeting

Hospital hosts Work Boot meeting

As City Council members and city staffers looked on, paramedics checked the vital signs of a man with chest problems and tried to see whether he had suffered a heart attack.

Police respond to report of shot fired at Extended Stays hotel

Police respond to report of shot fired at Extended Stays hotel

[UPDATED 6:56 p.m.] A man who reportedly fired a single shot inside the JP Allen Extended Stays at the Days Inn in Glendale Tuesday afternoon surrendered to police after barricading himself in a room for more than two hours, police said.

Seven students suffer from fume inhalation while on bus

Seven students were transported to the hospital for treatment of fume inhalation after the engine of a Los Angeles Unified school bus malfunctioned on the Glendale (2) Freeway, officials said.

Toddler in critical condition after falling out of second-story window

Toddler in critical condition after falling out of second-story window

A 2-year-old boy was hospitalized in critical condition Sunday morning after falling out of a second-story apartment window in Glendale, police said.

Bike helmet bill scaled back following opposition

Bike helmet bill scaled back following opposition

A bill that would have required all bicycle-riding adults to wear a helmet in California has been scaled back following wide opposition from numerous bicycling organizations.

Fire officials to check homes for brush abatement

Fire officials next month will start inspecting the roughly 4,500 properties in the city’s high-fire-hazard areas for brush abatement, officials said.

Firefighters knock down brush fire above golf course

Glendale firefighters extinguished a small brush fire that broke out above the Scholl Canyon Golf and Tennis Club Tuesday evening, officials said.

Firefighters knock down vehicle fire in garage

Glendale Firefighters extinguished a vehicle fire inside a garage on Saturday.

Montrose man who allegedly broke into Sandra Bullock's home ordered to stand trial

Montrose man who allegedly broke into Sandra Bullock's home ordered to stand trial

A Montrose man was ordered to stand trial Thursday on charges that he broke into actress Sandra Bullock’s home last June, officials said.

Police seeking information on Glendale Galleria theft suspect

Police seeking information on Glendale Galleria theft suspect

Police on Friday released surveillance photos of a man reportedly caught on camera last month stealing an iPhone 6 from the AT&T store in the Glendale Galleria, police said.

Three pedestrians struck after two-car collision

Three pedestrians struck after two-car collision

[UPDATE 12:45 p.m.] Three pedestrians, two of whom were elderly, were struck on a Glendale sidewalk after a two-car collision that left one of the cars on the front lawn of a Glendale home, officials said.

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