Boyle Heights

Jon Baird
May 02, 2019 - 8:11 am
Hundreds of people took part in peaceful May Day protests, but a couple of dozen others allegedly went on a bit of a rampage, people who may be part of a Boyle Heights anti-gentrification group. According to one report, the 24 protesters began marching at Mariachi Plaza and headed toward the Arts...
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LAPD
February 04, 2019 - 5:08 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Police are hoping to identify a hit-and-run driver using video released today of a collision in Boyle Heights that left a pedestrian injured. The accident occurred about 7:20 a.m. Wednesday at the intersection of Eighth and Lorena streets, according to the Los Angeles Police...
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LAPD
January 10, 2019 - 3:08 pm
(KNX 1070) -- No criminal charges will be filed against an LAPD officer who shot and killed two people in less than two weeks in Boyle Heights Prosecutors have now found Officer Eden Medina acted in self-defense and to protect others in both 2016 shootings. Omar Gonzalez was killed first, then 14-...
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USA Today
December 02, 2018 - 9:04 am
(KNX 1070) - It's time to hit the streets Sunday for CicLAvia in Boyle Heights - and with the event that invites pedestrians, bicyclists, skaters and runners, there are street closures. The free event lasts until 3 p.m. and goes through Chinatown, Boyle Heights, and downtown Los Angeles. Here is...
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LAPD
November 26, 2018 - 4:15 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Citing insufficient evidence, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office has declined to file charges against a sheriff's deputy whose patrol vehicle crashed and killed two boys on a sidewalk in Boyle Heights last year. Deputy Carrie Robles-Placencia, a patrol trainee...
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November 01, 2018 - 4:02 pm
(KNX 1070) -- A previously sealed video of a fatal LAPD shooting of a Boyle Heights man has been released by his family. Attorneys Luis Carrillo and Humberto Guizar played footage of the July 28, 2016 incident at a news conference Thursday. The City of Los Angeles initially refused to release the...
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Karen Adams
October 11, 2018 - 4:30 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - A man was critically injured today in an explosion at a single-story home in the Boyle Heights area. Two dogs being rescued in Boyle Heights house explosion. @KNX1070 https://t.co/CBrzHsoJIl — Karen Adams (@KarenKNX1070) October 11, 2018 The blast occurred around 12:35 p.m. in...
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Pete Demetriou
September 19, 2018 - 5:08 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS/KNX 1070) - Three Los Angeles City firefighters are injured in a massive fire inside an import-export warehouse in Boyle Heights and one is in critical condition. The blaze broke out about 12:45 p.m. in the 2800 block of East Pico Boulevard and burned through the roof of the...
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August 29, 2018 - 11:25 am
(KNX 1070) -- Residents of the Boyle Heights neighborhood will be seeing increased police activity around Sunrise Elementary school, after a woman was found shot to death just before 5 p.m. Police say steps are being taken to make sure children stay clear of the scene: Police have not released the...
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