| Dec 6, 2012
| 1:37 PM
Should cars that park at broken meters be ticketed? The L.A. City Council thinks so. The council voted Wednesday to raffirm the city's two-year policy that makes it illegal to park at spaces with broken meters....
| Dec 5, 2012
| 2:45 PM
The Los Angeles City Council voted Wednesday to uphold a policy that makes it illegal to park at spaces with broken meters. The action excercises an option for cities to override a new state law that greatly limits the practice of issuing tickets to...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 4:33 PM
L.A. officials said a state law limiting the practice of issuing tickets to drivers who park at broken meters would cost the city a sizable chunk of ticket and parking fee revenue, and would encourage meter vandalism. The Los Angeles......
| Jul 31, 2013
| 7:15 AM
A suspect in the vandalism of the National Cathedral in Washington was arrested after green paint was found splashed on the organ in the Bethleham Chapel.
CNN reported that Jiamei Tian, 58, was charged Tuesday with felony destruction of property. Tian ...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 6:52 PM
A reader of the late Chain Gang blog tipped me off to vandalism at Soldiers Creek Mountain Bike Trail behind Soldiers Creek Park near Longwood. Someone destroyed many bridges and planking through wet areas. For a photo gallery of the destruction, click...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 10:10 AM
Huntington Beach police have arrested six additional suspects on charges related to the disturbance at the end of the U.S. Open of Surfing in July.
According to a statement from police, the arrests bring to 20 the number of people who have been taken...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 3:59 PM
A prank at Riverside Brookfield High School got out of hand and caused thousands of dollars worth of damage, the school's principal said Thursday.
"What might have started as a good-hearted attempt at decorating the school as a part of a homecoming...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 2:59 PM
Joshua Eatman, 26, of the 900 block of Edmund Street, was charged Friday with second-degree escape. He was also arrested on two warrants in cases in which he was charged with driving while impaired by alcohol and driving with someone younger...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 8:38 AM
A reputed member of the Glendale-based gang Toonerville faces vandalism charges after police accused him of spray-painting graffiti on a building in Glendale, officials said.
Ronal Perez, 32, was charged with vandalism and violating a criminal street...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 8:46 AM
Each day, we comb through pages upon pages of crime reports from the Wichita Police Department. Below is a quick glance at some bits and pieces from those sheets.
These reports are designed to give you an idea of what residents and police are...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 7:00 AM
A painting depicting President Obama was defaced at an art gallery in the Sacramento area last weekend, and the gallery owner has vowed to keep the painting on display.
The act of vandalism, which was reported by news station Fox40, occurred last week...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 3:13 PM
Ryan William Burkey, 28, of the first block of Lewis Drive, was charged Friday with failing to drive right of center, negligent and reckless driving, driving even though his license was suspended, failing to control speed to avoid collision,...