Author: Ross A. Benson

Pasadena Police Nab Burbank Bank Robber

The suspect named the "Dual Valley Bandit" was arrested in nearby Pasadena Saturday after committing a robbery at a Wells Fargo Bank

Special Olympics ‘Torch of Hope’ Get’s Burbank Police Assistance Through the City

The Special Olympics 'Torch of Hope' arrived in Burbank Wednesday afternoon after it was handed off from LAPD Officers at Clybourn & Riverside Drive.

Police Negotiators Help Save Man Threatening to Jump at Caltrans Site

A Burbank Police Patrol unit on routine patrol near the Empire Center Monday afternoon notice a male standing on a ledge some 25 feet high in the construction area where the new Empire Undercrossing will be eventually be.

Don’t Let Celebrating Cinco De Mayo Land You in Jail

Cinco de Mayo is a time for fun and celebration but sadly, has also become a deadly holiday due to impaired driving-related vehicle collisions.

Spring EGG-Stravaganza Attracts Kids Young and Old

The City of Burbank's Spring EGG-Stravaganza held Saturday at McCambridge Park attracted the largest number of attendees than in past years.

Burbank Police Investigate Early Morning Explosion

This morning, at about 4:20 AM, Burbank Police responded to the Magnolia Car Wash in the 900 block of West Magnolia Blvd. regarding a loud noise, possible explosion that was heard.

Man Charged with 27 Years In Prison for Burbank Car to Car Shooting

Joseph Lupercio of Sylmar was found guilty in a car-to-car shooting which took place in Burbank back in February of 2016

Burbank Tournament of Roses Float Entry “Home Tweet Home” Seen by Millions

The Burbank Tournament of Roses Association's entry into the 128th Rose Parade was "Home Tweet Home" this was the Associations 85th entry and the 70th consecutive float into the Rose Parade.

Burbank Jewish Community Gather to Light Huge Menorah on AMC Walkway

This past week Rabbi's from three Burbank Synagogues gathered along with local politicians to celebrate the Jewish Holiday of Hanukah with the lighting of a giant men

Burbank Police Arrest Driver after Crashing into Dentist Office

The Burbank Police Helicopter was on routine patrol when he spotted a dark Saab at a extremely high rate of speed Westbound Olive Avenue around 7:50 PM Thursday evening.

Eight New Fire Recruits Join the Burbank Fire Department

The Burbank Fire Department in joint operation with Glendale Fire Department held a recruit graduation on Friday bringing on eight new firefighters.

Pedestrian Struck by Van Leaves One Dead and One Injured in Downtown Burbank

Burbank Police responded to the intersection of Olive and San Fernando Blvd during rush hour evening traffic Friday, to find a pedestrian trapped under a van on the sidewalk.

Annual Shop With a Cop Puts Big Smiles on Kids Faces

Thirty kids were treated to gift cards at Target thanks to efforts of the Burbank Police Department