Police & Fire
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Sgt. Philip Brooks, a 31-year-old veteran of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, filed the whistleblower suit Thursday.
A 5-year-old girl died at a hospital following the early morning multi-vehicle crash.
The courthouse shut down to the public for about 90 minutes Monday morning, while staffers worked without air conditioning.
One of those was in the Diamond Bar area.
The crash was reported at 4:26 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 10 on the eastbound Pomona Freeway east
of Fairway Drive.
Timothy Edward Jenkins was found dead in the 1600 block of Grand Avenue.
The check took place at 1 a.m. Sunday at a home in the 2400 block of Chanslor Street, where Roberto Rivera ran upon the arrival of officers.
The attack occurred in the 1000 block of East Lexington Ave at 11:45 p.m.
Alceu Johnny Andreis, 46, Lucian Gabriel Isaia, 33, and Laurentiu Penescu are serving federal prison terms ranging from 37 to 51 months.
Joe Bale, 52, was fatally injured about 1:30 p.m. Sunday near Jackson Hole, said coroner’s Assistant Chief Ed Winter.
Olivia Carolee Culbreath is charged with six counts of murder for allegedly causing a Feb. 9 wrong-way crash on the Pomona (60) Freeway in Diamond Bar.
Jurors awarded Bryan Stow $18 million in damages, but the business entity that formerly owned the Dodgers is responsible for one-quarter of that.
Tomas Rodriguez Infante, 62, was convicted June 17 of first-degree murder for the January 2013 stabbing and beating death of Charita Tolentino, 57.
The girl was placed in protective custody pending parental notification and follow-up.
Julia Almeyda died after being taken to Pomona Valley Hospital.