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April 16, 1990 | SAM ENRIQUEZ, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Discrepancies in the way individual schools report crime raise doubts about the accuracy of the state's statistics on crime in Los Angeles city schools, according to police, education officials and records obtained by The Times. The state's report on campus crime, scheduled for release Tuesday, is expected to show increases in the number of assaults at Los Angeles city schools during the 1988-89 school year.
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December 11, 1998 | SOLOMON MOORE
The body of a 33-year-old woman who had been stabbed to death was found in her apartment Wednesday night after a concerned relative asked police to check on her. Los Angeles police officers who went to the apartment in the 4900 block of Van Nuys Boulevard found the body of Eva Traschel-Gooch on the floor. Her apartment door was ajar, and she had been stabbed several times, according to Det. Dan O'Hanian, a homicide investigator at the Van Nuys station. Police suspect she was killed Tuesday.
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June 24, 1997 | TRACY JOHNSON, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
The third suspect in a follow-home robbery-murder was sentenced to prison Monday, closing another chapter in the slaying of a well-to-do food company executive in Brentwood. Bennie Lee Kamack was sentenced to 15 years in prison after pleading no contest to charges of killing Craig Harrington, 42, during a botched daytime carjacking attempt in Harrington's garage. Kamack, 43, of Los Angeles, was the driver in the 1995 stabbing death that involved two other suspects.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
January 12, 1999
A man accused of stabbing a good Samaritan who intervened in a domestic dispute was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder, police said Monday. The incident began at 11 p.m. Sunday in the 14000 block of Kittridge Street in Van Nuys, when Marvin Andrews, 38, was arguing with the mother of his 3-year-old child and turned violent, according to a statement released by the Los Angeles Police Department.
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February 20, 1998 | EVELYN LARRUBIA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Rapper Stanley "Flesh-N-Bone" Howse was sentenced Thursday to four months in County Jail for violating probation for domestic-violence convictions by beating up a Chatsworth neighbor who had complained about loud music. But Municipal Court Judge John C. Gunn allowed Howse to remain free until next month so he can finish recording a new album, according to the rapper's lawyer.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 8, 1992 | PENELOPE McMILLAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Korean-American merchants were pelted with ink bottles, thumbtacks and other office supplies tossed out of City Hall windows Tuesday as they protested for a 17th day over the way government officials have treated them since the riots. Seven people were slightly injured, according to Los Angeles police, including a 3-year-old child who was hit in the head by a tack. Several adults were cut when small glass bottles of red, black and white ink slammed against the pavement and shattered.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 30, 1992
The owner of an illegal Hollywood bondage parlor was charged Wednesday with soliciting the murder of a competing licensed bondage shop owner. Michael Neumann was charged with nine felony counts, including the solicitation of murder, two counts of arson and one count of using a destructive device and explosive, Deputy Dist. Atty. Frank Johnson said.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 15, 1992
A Compton jury sentenced a South-Central Los Angeles man Monday to life in prison without parole Monday for his role in a gang attack last summer that left one teen-ager dead and her aunt paralyzed from the neck down. Traveon Martin, 22, of Los Angeles was sentenced in Los Angeles County Superior Court after a 10-week trial in which he was convicted of murder with special circumstances, rape and child molestation, said Deputy Los Angeles County Dist. Atty. Kevin McCormick.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 10, 1996 | GREG KRIKORIAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In his day, he was one of the most graceful fighters around. A boxer of such natural talent that he not only won the world welterweight championship but drew notice in a division once dominated by the legendary Sugar Ray Robinson. But if Don Jordan was destined for greatness, he could not sustain it. And like many a champion, his fall from grace was painfully slower than his ascent, the later rounds of his life sometimes punishing. Once, he fought in Madison Square Garden.
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August 27, 1994 | JEANNETTE REGALADO, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Los Angeles police continued to search for two additional suspects Friday, the day after they arrested 15 alleged members and associates of a North Hollywood gang in a sweep of more than a dozen of their homes and hangouts. The arrests stem from the Aug. 16 attack on a homeless couple and the city sanitation workers who tried to rescue them, police said.
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