| Oct 3, 2013
| 5:42 PM
A stolen urn containing the cremated remains of an 87-year-old Burbank woman was returned to her family Thursday after a gardener found it in some bushes outside an apartment building.
The gardener reportedly found the stolen urn on Monday in the 800...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 5:27 PM
A woman who ran an apparent bogus business in Glendale was arrested this week after she allegedly defrauded elderly victims who paid her to help them get Section 8 housing vouchers to avoid a long waiting list, police said.
Naira Shakhmuradyan was taken...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 10:22 AM
On my desk sits a pink-and-black political mailer that screams that Assemblyman Mike Gatto is "Porn's Best Friend." Inside is a nearly 1,000-word piece, taken word-for-word, and without permission, from the Glendale News-Press. Perhaps you've received a...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 10:27 AM
Robert Marcum knew he had a problem when he found out he was dead.
The tragic news arrived recently as he was trying to close a deal to buy property in Palm Springs. Marcum, 70, was informed that, according to his credit file, he'd passed away a couple...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 4:55 PM
Two women and a man pleaded not guilty Wednesday to stealing mail belonging to more than 100 victims from throughout Los Angeles County.
Glendale police discovered the stolen mail Sunday during a search of a car and room at the Motel Sakura in the 1500...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 10:38 AM
A thief reportedly stole about $900 from a Glendale flower shop after placing a bogus order for flowers to distract employees, police said.
At 8:52 p.m., the alleged thief entered Garden Flowers in the 1500 block of West Glenoaks Boulevard and placed...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 4:29 PM
A group of thieves reportedly held a 20-year-old Glendale man at gunpoint this week and stole his iPhone, police said.
The man reported the theft two hours after it happened Monday, according to Glendale Police Sgt. Tom Lorenz.
It happened when he was...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 5:17 PM
A 48-year-old Glendale woman who was making a bank deposit was robbed Thursday night after a man told her “get out of the way” because her account was his, police said.
The woman was completing a transaction at an ATM in the Bank of America...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 9:38 AM
A roughly hour-long car chase that winded through the Crescenta Valley foothills during rush hour Thursday ended after the fleeing driver surrendered to deputies.
The chase ended in a Tujunga neighborhood at about 8:45 a.m. when officers used the so-...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 3:02 PM
Authorities are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man they say is responsible for 58 gas station robberies throughout the Los Angeles County, including in Glendale, Burbank and Pasadena.
The suspect -- dubbed the “Midnight...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 1:03 PM
An alleged thief stole $100 in coins and damaged several washing machines Tuesday at a local laundromat, officials said.
Surveillance video shows the alleged thief arriving about 6:34 a.m. at Coin Laundry in the 500 block of South Verdugo in a white...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 7:02 PM
Crime continued to decline for the first six months of this year in Glendale, a trend police officials attributed to real-time analysis and strong community partnerships.
Violent crime, including homicide, rape and robbery, dipped from 110 incidents...