Crime, law and justice, and police blotter near Lancaster, CA or anywhere in the US.
Recent Crime News
Sunday | via KABC LA
Investigators are searching for the suspects responsible for a string of home invasion robberies in Lancaster Saturday. Comment?
Thursday Nov 28 | via Patch.com
Police in Lancaster are looking for a 50-year-old woman who is suspected of playing a role in the alleged kidnapping of her 6-year-old niece, who has since been returned to her father's custody. Comment?
Thursday Nov 28 | via CBS Local
Lancaster deputies pulled over two people that were believed to be connected to a missing person on Tuesday afternoon. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 27 | via KABC LA
Two known gang members were arrested following a wild sequence of events in Lancaster involving a chase, a carjacking and a hostage situation. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 27 | via LA Daily News
One of the suspects, a 26 year-old man, had been wearing a bulletproof vest and was carrying a handgun during the incident, which included a three-minute pursuit through the streets of Lancaster around 9:15 p.m. Tuesday, The pursuit occurred after a traffic stop of a reported stolen vehicle at the intersection of Avenue J and 3rd Street East, ... (more) Comment?
Friday Nov 22 | via NBC Los Angeles
The boyfriend of a Lancaster woman has been arrested in connection with the death of her 2-year-old son. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 19 | via New York Daily News
Peter Lara was an apprentice embalmer at Halley-Olsen-Murphy Funeral Home, but his profile was scrubbed from the website at the time of his arrest. Comment?
Sunday Nov 17 | via WPTV Local News
Over five years after Lucy Preciado was stabbed to death with a sword in front of her four children, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department has their primary suspect, Preciado's former boyfriend, in custody. Comment?
Saturday Nov 16 | via LA Daily News
A man who allegedly fled the country after murdering his live-in girlfriend by stabbing her to death with a sword in front of their four small children five years ago in their Lancaster apartment has been apprehended and returned to the United States to face charges, authorities said Saturday. Comment?
Saturday Nov 16 | via CBS Local
Authorities Saturday said a man, who once resided in Lancaster, has been arrested on suspicion of murder after five years on the lam. Comment?
Saturday Nov 16 | via KABC LA
Jesus Canales, of El Salvador, is suspected of killing 26-year-old Lucy Preciado with a 3-foot-long sword in front of her four children on July 12, 2008. 2 comments
Friday Nov 15 | via Post and Courier
Stephon Johnson, 24, was wanted in the murder of William Kuhn, a convenience store clerk who was found dead Sept. Comment?
Monday Nov 11 | via KTIV-TV Sioux City
Filipino expatriates around the United States are scrambling to find relatives after the devastating typhoon that obliterated the city of Tacloban . Comment?