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19 hrs ago | via San Gabriel Valley Tribune
WEST VALINDA >> Coroner officials Saturday identified a 17-year-old West Covina boy who was shot to death in West Valinda Friday. He was standing with acquaintances in the driveway of a home when two attackers approached on foot, Los Angeles County sheriff's officials said. Comment?
Thursday | via Press-Telegram
Three men allegedly stole a bicycle worth $1,100, posted an ad on Craigslist, tried selling the bike to the real owner and was caught after a police sting Wednesday. Lt. Doug Parnell said police also recovered computers, iPads and other items from the residence where two of the suspects live. Comment?
Monday Dec 15 | via Freshnews
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Saturday Dec 13 | via San Gabriel Valley Tribune
COVINA >> Police arrested one man and sought at least one more after four people were stabbed during a brawl outside a Covina bar early Saturday, officials said. None of the wounds were considered to be life-threatening, however one of the four stabbing victims was taken to a trauma center with significant injuries, Covina police Sgt. Comment?
Wednesday Dec 10 | via San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Suspected taggers in West Covina, Baldwin Park and La Puente were arrested Wednesday when about 200 law enforcement officers fanned out with search warrants for 17 locations. Eleven adults and three juveniles were booked at the West Covina jail in the raids carried out Tuesday, West Covina police Officer Rudy Lopez said. Comment?
Sunday Dec 7 | via San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Reiko, a 2-year-old Belgian Malinois, was injured in a shootout on Sunday between West Covina police and a homicide suspect in the 1500 block of West Elgenia Street in West Covina. A West Covina Police K-9 shot in the line of duty will have extra protection if he returns to work thanks to an outpouring of support from donors around the world. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 26 | via San Gabriel Valley Tribune
LONG BEACH >> Police arrested two men in connection with two shootings in North Long Beach earlier this year, the Long Beach Police Department announced today. Police allege Ricardo Gonzalez, 19, of West Covina and Carlos Alexis Escalante, 18, of Long Beach killed Enrique Lopez May 26, and were also allegedly behind a shooting Oct. 23 near Artesia Boulevard and Atlantic Avenue. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 26 | via NBC Bay Area
Video broadcast Wednesday Nov. 26, 2014 on NBC4. A California police dog who was shot as he protected his handler during the search for a gunman wanted in connection with a homicide was released Tuesday night from an animal hospital after recovering from surgery. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 26 | via Daily Mail
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Tuesday Nov 25 | via Whittier Daily News
Police on Tuesday identified the suspect as Juan Jose Enriquez, 27, of Azusa and the man he allegedly killed as Erick Arcadio Moreno, 24, of Pomona. Both died from their injuries Sunday. 1 comment
Monday Nov 24 | via Examiner.com
According to Monday's Los Angeles Times, a police canine with the West Covina, California, police department was seriously injured in an overnight shooting. The two-year-old Belgian malinois named "Reiko," was shot by a suspect who had jumped from a rooftop in the area of Elgenia and Yaleton Avenues; the dog's handler, Officer Bryan Rodriguez, was not injured in the gunfire. Comment?
Monday Nov 24 | via San Gabriel Valley Tribune
A man fatally shot someone on a West Covina Street, then was shot to death by a responding West Covina police officer, authorities said today. The first shooting occurred on Badillo Street at Sunset Avenue at 11:11 p.m. Sunday, said West Covina police Corporal Rudy Lopez. Comment?
Monday Nov 24 | via CBS Local
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Saturday Nov 22 | via San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Officials ultimately arrested Alex Powell of Altadena and Briley Lambert of Covina, both 18, on suspicion of residential burglary following the 3:40 p.m. crime in the 1600 block of Via Alegre, officials from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's San Dimas Station said. A resident called deputies to report someone was inside the garage, officials said. Comment?
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