Safety

Armed man killed in Boyle Heights

Yet another violent death shattered the peace in Boyle Heights early this morning, when Los Angeles police officers opened fire after responding to 911 calls about gunfire in the 2500 block of Houston Street. ... Read More...

A second chance for young offenders

“All rise. Teen Court at Roosevelt High School is now in session,” the bailiff announces. A black-robed judge sits at the front of the room, and a prosecutor, a clerk, and a jury of 12 wait... Read More...

Opinion: Illustration to the Editor

Stephanie Varela drew this illustration to convey the pain of domestic violence, a topic reported on by Staff Reporters Maria Vera and Melissa Martinez in our last edition. Varela writes: My inspiration for... Read More...