Crime

Tagging Burbank – Part 1, Is There a Gang Problem in Burbank?

February 4th, 6 p.m., gunshots are heard coming from Lundigan Park in NW Burbank. Burbank Police report it is a suspected gang-related retaliation hit.

Overpass Shooting Suspect Taken into Custody

On Tuesday morning at around 8:25 a.m. Burbank Police units apprehended a 24 year old Sylmar resident, Joseph Lupercio, as the prime suspect…

UPDATED: Police Arrest Two in Lundigan Park Gang Shooting

Police only take one day to arrest Sunland gang member and Burbank resident in shooting at Lundigan Park

Burbank Is Relieved as Gasparyan Story Unfolds

Artyom Gasparyan, 32, was taken into custody at around 4 p.m. on Monday, January 4th, after a reign of terror that stretched from Panorama City to Long Beach, including 2 shootings in Burbank.

Detectives Make Arrests in Gang Stabbing

Two Burbank men and among those arrested after victim made his way to Burbank Fire Station for help

Utility Phone Scammers: Word is Out About You in Burbank

Burbank Water and Power logged more than 40 incidents in which customers reported receiving illicit phone calls from people posing as utility employees

Live Grenade Couple Also Now Charged With Child Abuse

A Burbank man and his wife were charged today with child abuse after Burbank police discovered a live hand grenade and illegal drugs in their home, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced Tuesday

Burbank Police Homicide Detectives Called Following Suspicious Death

Burbank Police hold Press Conference to name the alleged suspect that has been taken into custody.

Concern Rising Over Paroled Felony Offenders

Police said that recidivism rates, or the rate for re-offending, for individuals currently being supervised under AB 109 in Burbank is 60%

Parolee Enters Backdoor of Occupied Residence

Man already on parloe for 1st degree (residential) burglary, enters the rear of a house and is confronted by resident

Business Robbed at Gunpoint, Firebombed

After three men reportedly robbed a San Fernando liquor store, they threw an incendiary device inside lighting the store on fire

Brush Fire Near Bel Aire Ballfield Considered Suspicious

Fire burns quarter of an acre with homes threatened near ballfield

Burbank Police Apprehend Catalytic Converter Thieves

Recent thefts led Burbank Police to set up surveillance with other agencies to apprehend suspects