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Jury finds Compton man was sane when he killed his 5-year-old niece
Los Angeles, California
A Los Angeles jury Friday found that a Compton man was sane when he stabbed his 5-year-old niece to death and hid her body in his closet four years ago, prosecutors said.
June 23 2014
Bill would ban smoking in home day care centers
California
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) â Smoking inside home day care centers would be banned under a bill targeting so-called "third-hand smoke" that lingers indoors. The Assembly approved AB1819 on a 55-8 vote Monday, with some Republican lawmakers opposed. The bill's author, Democratic Assemblyman Isadore Hall of Compton, says recent research shows that third-hand smoke can be a public health hazard. ...
May 14 2014
Teens Sentenced For Compton Double Parent Killing
Compton, California
Two Southern California teenagers have been sentenced for an ambush that killed the girl's mother and stepfather.
February 18 2014
Man charged with murder in death of 7-Eleven clerk in Highland Park
Highland, California
Prosecutors have filed murder and other charges against a 19-year-old Compton man accused of killing a 7-Eleven convenience store clerk during a series of armed robberies while on probation for two prior convictions.
January 20 2014
Henderson man sentenced for girlfriend's murder
Boulevard, California
Demetrius Compton sentenced for the murder of Brystal Chambers.
December 05 2013
Mother fears for her family after 17-year-old son is killed
Chester, california
It was still daylight as Juan Manuel Ibarra walked along a Compton sidewalk with three friends, clutching his neon green skateboard on the way to Jack in the Box. Moments later, the 17-year-old lay on the asphalt in a growing pool of blood, the skateboard beside him, his best friend screaming for him to wake up. Investigators believe that shortly after 6 p.m., the group was approached by two ...
September 07 2013
L.A. County foster care shortage reaches crisis level
Compton, california
A surge in demand for foster homes in L.A. County sends more children to chaotic holding rooms; the state is threatening fines. Los Angeles County's shortage of foster care beds has reached a crisis point, with state officials threatening to impose fines because too many children are languishing in sometimes chaotic holding rooms during traumatic separations from their families.        
August 27 2013
Faustina Solis, a pioneer in higher education and public health
Compton, california
By Pablo J. Sáinz The name of Faustina Solis in San Diego represents the desire of giving access to education and health care to underserved communities. Solis was a pioneer in Latino higher education and community health care throughout the county. Faustina Solis died of complications of Parkinson’s disease on August 4, 2013. She was 90. Nevertheless, her legacy will continue to have a positive ...
August 27 2013
Grand Canyon University opens nursing cohort site in Sun City
Compton, california
PHOENIX, Aug. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Grand Canyon University has added a seventh cohort site within its College of Nursing and Health Care Professions after partnering with Banner Health to create a ...
August 27 2013
Parents ordered to trial for slaying of daughter's alleged pimp
Williams, California
A teenager’s parents have been ordered to stand trial for murder in San Francisco for the slaying of a Los Angeles man who was allegedly the underage girl’s pimp. Calvin Sneed, 22, of Compton, was shot shortly before 2 a.m. on June 4 near Meade and Le Conte avenues in San Francisco's Bayview District. Sneed was allegedly pimping an underage girl whose parents, Lupe Mercado and Barry Gilton, are ...
April 09 2013
Four accused of killing alleged pimp ordered to stand trial for murder
Williams, California
Four people accused of a fatal shooting last June of a Los Angeles-area man who was allegedly pimping a teenage girl were ordered Wednesday to stand trial in San Francisco Superior Court on murder charges, prosecutors said. Calvin Sneed, 22, of Compton, was shot shortly before 2 a.m. on June 4 near Meade and Le Conte avenues in San Francisco's Bayview District. Sneed was allegedly pimping an ...
April 09 2013
Hinton knocks out hip-hop for a life of redemption
Compton, California
A young, African-American boy named Arlandis Hinton from California joins the biggest and most violent street gang in America infamous for drug trafficking, murders and robberies, with famous hip-hop superstars like Snoop Dogg, Easy-E and Ice-T alleged to have been part of the organized criminal trade. He then gets discovered by the legendary Eazy-E and is initiated as B.G. Knocc Out along with ...
November 06 2012
'I'm Alive!' Woman Gets New Heart, Kidney Despite the Odds
Compton, california
A young woman who has dealt with health issues her entire life and faced death more than once, is ready to take on the world following a high-risk heart and kidney transplant.
September 01 2012
Former Compton mayor's corruption conviction overturned
Anaheim, California
A California appeals court on Wednesday overturned the 2004 felony corruption conviction of former Compton Mayor Omar Bradley.
August 09 2012
Law and Order..
Clayton, California
ST. LOUIS > Officer shoots suspect • A city police officer answering a call Wednesday about a burglary in a vacant house shot a fleeing suspect who tried to grab the officer's gun in an alley in the 3900 block of South Compton Avenue, officials said. The wounded man, 21, was hit in the shoulder in a confrontation about 11 a.m. and taken to a hospital, where police said he was expected to survive ...
August 09 2012
Long Beach, Compton, and West Oakland Communities Get Boost: Thousands of California Families to Ge
Long Beach, california
"Simply put, it allows us to feed our people!"OAKLAND, Calif., July 17, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Thousands of families across California will soon have easier access to essential foods for a healthy life as the result of grants awarded by The California FreshWorks Fund (CFWF), administered by NCB Capital Impact. The $105,100 in grants are designed to create new access to healthy foods ...
July 30 2012
California Supreme Court favors death row inmate - Vacaville Reporter
Williams, California
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The California Supreme ... evaluation or a new trial. Monday's ruling came in an appeal of the 1995 conviction of Christopher Charles Lightsey, who was sentenced to death murdering 76-year-old William Compton.
July 25 2012
Calif. Supreme Court says death row inmate should be reevaluated or get new trial - Republic
Williams, California
SAN FRANCISCO — The California Supreme ... evaluation or a new trial. Monday's ruling came in an appeal of the 1995 conviction of Christopher Charles Lightsey, who was sentenced to death murdering 76-year-old William Compton. Lightsey was disruptive ...
July 14 2012
Supreme Court rejects Kern death penalty case; Killer also is linked to Bakersfield child murder
California
The California Supreme Court says a Kern County Death Row inmate who represented himself during a mental competency hearing should either be re-evaluated or receive a new trial. Christopher Lightsey was convicted of first-degree murder and robbery in the 1993 stabbing death of cancer patient William Compton in the 400 block of Holtby Road. During a competing hearing to determine if he should ...
July 10 2012
DA: Evidence points to revenge killing of pimp
Williams, California
DA: Evidence points to revenge killing of pimp New evidence in the case in which the girl's mother, father and two other men are charged with murdering 22-year-old Calvin Sneed of Compton shows that the June 4 shooting was more a revenge slaying than an effort to protect a young girl, said District Attorney George Gascón. Defense attorneys claim the girl's father, Barry Gilton, 38, and mother ...
July 10 2012
DA says evidence points to revenge killing of pimp
Williams, California
DA says evidence points to revenge killing of pimp New evidence in the case in which the girl's mother, father and two other men are charged with murdering 22-year-old Calvin Sneed of Compton shows that the June 4 shooting was more a revenge slaying than an effort to protect a young girl, said District Attorney George Gascón. Defense attorneys claim the girl's father, Barry Gilton, 38, and ...
July 10 2012
Two more arrested in SF alleged pimp slaying
Williams, California
Two men accused in the fatal shooting of a Los Angeles-area man who was allegedly pimping a teenage girl pleaded not guilty to murder charges Thursday in a San Francisco courtroom. Antonio Gilton and Alfonso Williams were arrested Wednesday in connection with the killing of Calvin Sneed, 22, of Compton, who was shot shortly before 2 a.m. on June 4 near Meade and Le Conte avenues in San Francisco ...
July 06 2012
LA county drug seizure yields rocket launcher - News 8 KFMB
Long Beach, California
In a release Wednesday, officials say they served search warrants on eight locations, with six in the city of Paramount and one each in Compton and Long Beach ... was ordered Tuesday to stand trial on two counts of murder. A man accused of fatally shooting ...
June 28 2012
Los Angeles County Joins Black Barbershop Health Outreach Program for May Health Screenings
Williams, california
Barbershops in Los Angeles, Inglewood, Long Beach and Compton Represent Just a Few of the Areas that will Participate in Health Screenings for African American Men on May 12thLos Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 03, 2012 Barbershops in Los Angeles County have joined forces with the Black Barbershop Health Outreach Program (BBHOP) to conduct diabetes and high blood pressure screenings on Saturday, May ...
May 03 2012
Compton leaders recall their terrifying moments in the grip of the 1992 LA riots - Los Angeles Wave
San Fernando, California
Widespread looting, assault, arson and murder ... trial was changed from a Los Angeles County courthouse to one in Simi Valley, which is predominately White and conservative, history began to set itself in motion. The jury — drawn from San Fernando ...
April 28 2012
Gang member's conviction upheld in slaying of 2 Compton security guards - Contra Costa Times
California
LOS ANGELES - The California Supreme Court today upheld a gang ... who was found guilty of first-degree murder for the Jan. 3, 1999, shooting deaths of Roderico Armando Paz and Remigio Perez Malinao. The victims were in a security guard shack ...
April 26 2012
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