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A curfew will go into effect at 1 p.m. Monday, June 1, for Long Beach’s business districts and 4 p.m. citywide, the day after thousands protested the death of George Floyd and some looters later in the night damaged property.

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Long Beach officials summoned the National Guard and declared a state of emergency Sunday, May 31, after initially peaceful protests against police brutality were followed by looting and vandalism.

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People protesting police violence and the death of George Floyd gathered in front of Long Beach Police Department headquarters on Broadway on Sunday afternoon, joining many other demonstrations regional and nationwide.

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A man who was crawling in the lanes of Pacific Avenue in Long Beach shortly before 4 a.m. Sunday was fatally struck by a sedan that was then driven away from the scene, police said.

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A two-vehicle crash in Long Beach on Monday night killed a pedestrian who was in a crosswalk, and two people in the vehicles were taken to a hospital.

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A man crashed his car into a parked car Saturday in Long Beach, pushing the stopped vehicle and a woman seated inside into the back of a semi-truck, killing her, police said.

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A 60-year-old man was found stabbed to death in the Alamitos Beach neighborhood of Long Beach Monday evening, April 6, and police were searching for his killer, authorities said.

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Many people have been credited with saying, "Never waste a good crisis," and there have been plenty of instances of people taking advantage of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Long Beach Police Department officials announced a new partnership last week with a national group called the Trauma Intervention Program, or TIP.

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A 22-year-old Long Beach man, who allegedly shot and injured a man and a woman in front of a strip mall in North Long Beach, was shot at and killed Thursday night, Feb. 20, after he exchanged gunfire with police and was hit by a police SUV.

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Long Beach police are conducting a use-of-force investigation involving an officer captured in a cellphone video appearing to strike a suspect several times on the legs with his baton while the suspect was on the ground and being held down by another officer.

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Long Beach police have arrested 13 alleged gang members — including three juveniles — who are collectively accused of seven shootings that left 12 injured and two dead over the last three months, authorities said Friday, Feb. 14.

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A 73-year-old Long Beach grandfather died over the weekend, about two weeks after he was attacked by another patient he shared a room with at a Long Beach hospital, police said Monday as they announced an arrest in the incident.

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One man was killed Sunday and another suffered non-life threatening wounds in a suspected gang-related shooting in Long Beach, authorities said.

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A candlelight vigil took place Saturday outside the South Los Angeles home of the grandmother of a 6-year-old boy who was fatally beaten, allegedly by an acquaintance of his mother.

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The Long Beach Police Department has three new commanders who will head up a patrol division, security services and the jail.

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A 20-year-old man suspected of driving drunk when he ran down a beloved Long Beach family on Halloween night allegedly told an officer that he consumed four-to-five shots of Jack Daniels whiskey prior to getting behind the wheel of his SUV, according to court documents.

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A wrongful-death claim against the city of Long Beach has been filed on behalf of the daughter of a woman killed when, authorities said, a police-pursued suspect slammed into her vehicle in May.

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A former Long Beach police records clerk who filmed nearly 70 of his co-workers at police department bathrooms was sentenced to six years in county jail on Friday, Nov. 15, after he pleaded no contest last month, according to officials.

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A 3-year-old boy died on Saturday morning, police said, after he was struck by a suspected drunk driver while walking on a sidewalk with his parents on Halloween night in Long Beach.

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A Paramount man who was a father of three children and a grandfather was identified by authorities on Thursday as a victim in a bar shooting that broke out in North Long Beach the day before.

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An armed man who opened fire inside a bar in Long Beach and was later confronted by police was found dead inside the building this morning, but it was unclear if the suspect died from an officer’s bullet or took his own life in an incident that left a second person dead and a third wounded.

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A man who arrived at a hospital with multiple gunshot wounds late Saturday, Oct. 12, told police he was struck in northern Long Beach, and was recovering Sunday evening.