June 22, 2012
Carrol Parris, wife of Lancaster Mayor R. Rex Parris, was cited Thursday for carrying a loaded firearm at the Burbank Bob Hope Airport. At 6:25 a.m., airport police officers were called to a TSA checkpoint because an X-ray check of her carry-on bag showed an image of a handgun inside. Carrol Parris acknowledged that the bag and loaded firearm belonged to her, according to airport police. The handgun was registered to Parris, but the registration had expired in April, according to a police report.
May 25, 2012
Federal authorities today announced the arrests of five men - one of them in Burbank -- for alleged firearms and narcotics violations during an undercover investigation dubbed “Operation Hollywood Confidential.” A total of eight defendants were named in seven federal criminal indictments, including the Burbank resident, Hayk Kazaryan, 31, according to the theBureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. Kazaryan was arrested Nov. 30 on suspicion of distributing methamphetamine, being a felon in possession of a firearm that was also unregistered.
May 2, 2012
A 23-year-old Burbank man was arrested Sunday on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon after he allegedly waved a revolver at someone, police said. At about 7 p.m. Sunday, police were in the 1600 block of North San Fernando Boulevard after a possible fight was reported at McCambridge Park. Numerous callers then reported seeing a man jumping through backyards in the area, police Officer Joshua Kendrick said. One witness said the man, Daniel Cornick, allegedly brandished a firearm.
January 16, 2010
CITY HALL — Edward Guerrero, the City Hall critic who in 2004 was forcibly removed from City Council Chambers for disrupting the meeting, returned to the public forum Tuesday to give officials their first tongue-lashing since he took a plea bargain for illegally possessing a firearm. Guerrero, 51, pleaded no contest Monday in Los Angeles County Superior Court to felony possession of a firearm. He agreed to three years’ probation after receiving 24 days of credit for time served, court officials said.
October 7, 2009
CITY CENTER ? A City Hall critic accused of violating an order against possessing a firearm and ammunition is out on a $35,000 bond posted Sunday, authorities said. Edward Guerrero, 51, who was arrested last month, is scheduled to appear Oct. 19 in Pasadena Superior Court. Guerrero was booked into Twin Towers Correctional Facility on suspicion of felony counts of possessing a firearm and ammunition. County prosecutors charge that Guerrero was deemed to be a danger to others due to mental issues.
October 2, 2009
A Burbank government critic remains in Los Angeles County jail Saturday following his arrest earlier this week for illegally possessing a firearm, police said. Edward Guerrero, 51, was transported to Twin Towers Correctional Facility following his arrest by Burbank authorities Wednesday. He remains in the downtown Los Angeles facility in lieu of $35,000 bail. Guerrero is scheduled to appear in a Burbank courtroom Sept. 28, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies said Saturday.
May 6, 2009
LA CRESCENTA — The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department collected 71 firearms and distributed $7,400 in supermarket gift cards Saturday at the Crescenta Valley Station as part of a countywide program that aims to get guns out of homes and off the streets. Dozens of residents participated in the anonymous, drive-through exchange that saw gun owners surrender firearms in return for $50 and $100 certificates to Ralphs supermarkets. Those relinquishing assault weapons received $200 gift cards.
May 24, 2008
The state Senate approved a bill Thursday that prohibits carrying a loaded firearm in a car in an unincorporated area of the state. The loaded-firearms bill, which Sen. Jack Scott introduced and supported by a variety of law enforcement agencies, including the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, aims to close a loophole in current gun-control laws and crack down on incidents of road rage. Incorporated cities already prohibit carrying loaded firearms in vehicles, as do some individual counties that have passed similar gun-control ordinances, including Los Angeles County.