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CRIME/ACCIDENT

LAPD releases body cam footage: Officer fired just 8 seconds after opening door

Police body camera footage of the shooting death of Yong Yang, 40, was released on May 16, showing the circumstances surrounding the incident. The...

Fire ravages Korean-American-owned business at Downtown LA’s Jobber Market

A significant fire has devastated a Korean-American business at Jobber Market, a prominent wholesale clothing market in downtown Los Angeles. The Los Angeles Fire Department...

Quick LAPD response thwarts U-Haul escape, arrests man who fired gun in Koreatown

A 51-year-old man is in custody in connection with a shooting in LA Koreatown and police are continuing their investigation of the circumstances surrounding...

Tragic deaths of son and elderly mother in Koreatown leave community in shock

A Korean-American man who took his own life was driven to extreme measures after the death of his elderly mother. Kun Kim, 58, and his...

LAPD searches for fatal pepper-spray man on bus running Koreatown

The Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) has released a photo and launched a search for a man believed to have used pepper spray during...

Deputies rescue two from burning home, Korean-American senior found dead

A man who died in a house fire in La Cañada on January 30 has been identified as a Korean-American senior. On January 31,...

72 firefighters extinguish Koreatown apartment blaze, one hospitalized

  One person is in the hospital on January 30, recovering from smoke inhalation from a fire at an upper unit at a four-story apartment...

Men found guilty of illegally selling guns in LA Koreatown

A man was sentenced to prison for illegally selling dozens of firearms in LA Koreatown. Especially in the days leading up to the first anniversary...

Atlanta pediatric dentist arrested for buying child pornography with Bitcoin

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has arrested a Korean-American pediatric dentist in Atlanta for possession of child pornography. The Atlanta field office of the...

Wilshire Center-Koreatown delegate found dead, prompting police probe

  A delegate who served on the Wilshire Center-Koreatown Neighborhood Council (WCKNC) was found dead at a train station near the Koreatown neighborhood in Los...