Motorcyclist Critically Injured in Traffic Collision

PASADENA, Calif.—On Tuesday, April 9, just after 9:30 a.m., Pasadena Police and Fire Department personnel responded to Madison Avenue and Del Mar Boulevard regarding a report of a traffic collision with injuries. Upon arrival, first responders found that a gray and black 2011 Ducati motorcycle, being driven west on Del Mar Boulevard by a 35-year-old Pasadena man, collided with a gray 2010 Hyundai Elantra four-door sedan that was headed south on Madison Avenue across Del Mar Boulevard. The motorcycle collided broadside... continue reading »"Motorcyclist Critically Injured in Traffic Collision"

Numerous Agencies Credited With Major Arrests Made in $4.5 Million Loss of Monrovia Business

PASADENA, Calif.—On October 9, 2017, a structure fire occurred at Kustom Built, an automotive customization and repair shop located at 900 S. Magnolia Ave. in the city of Monrovia. The initial cause of the fire was determined to be intentionally set. After a 17-month joint investigation, conducted by the Verdugo Fire Investigation Task Force, multiple suspects were identified in a conspiracy to commit arson and commit insurance fraud. On March 21, 2019, a coordinated search warrant was executed in the... continue reading »"Numerous Agencies Credited With Major Arrests Made in $4.5 Million Loss of Monrovia Business"

Pasadena Man in Critical Condition After Stabbing Incident

PASADENA, Calif.—On Friday, March 1, at approximately 9:05 a.m., Pasadena Police responded to the 100 block of South Euclid Avenue regarding reports of a stabbing victim. Officers found one male victim suffering from stab wounds. Pasadena Fire Department paramedics also responded and transported the victim to a local hospital, where he is in critical condition. Officers set up a perimeter in the surrounding neighborhood to search for the suspect, who reportedly fled on foot. Officers searched the area for the... continue reading »"Pasadena Man in Critical Condition After Stabbing Incident"

Pasadena Police Stop Commercial Burglary Spree, Seeking Public's Help Identifying Third Suspect

PASADENA, Calif.—On Friday, January 18, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deputies from the Compton Station detained two occupants of a vehicle suspected in the involvement of a commercial burglary committed in Pasadena. ARRESTED: Juan Manuel Morales, male, 19 years old, Los Angeles resident Kiyonte Levell Sowell, male, 18 years old, Los Angeles resident Pasadena Commercial Burglary Detective Kourtney Zilbert developed investigative leads from a commercial burglary that occurred on January 5. Detective Zilbert issued an investigative felony stop on the... continue reading »"Pasadena Police Stop Commercial Burglary Spree, Seeking Public's Help Identifying Third Suspect"