Steven Bochco, creator of 'Hill Street Blues,' dies at 74 - WFMJ.com News weather sports for Youngstown-Warren Ohio

Steven Bochco, creator of 'Hill Street Blues,' dies at 74

Posted: Updated:

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Steven Bochco, a writer and producer known for creating "Hill Street Blues," has died. He was 74.

A family spokesman says Bochco died Sunday in his sleep after a battle with cancer.

Bochco, who won 10 primetime Emmys, created several hit television shows including "L.A. Law," ''NYPD Blue," and "Doogie Howser, M.D."

Details of a memorial service were not immediately released.

Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

  • More NewsMore>>

  • Cost of governor's race topped $64M, shy of state record

    Cost of governor's race topped $64M, shy of state record

    Monday, December 10 2018 1:27 PM EST2018-12-10 18:27:13 GMT

    Spending in Pennsylvania's gubernatorial race topped $64 million, as Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf thumped Republican Scott Wagner to win a second term.

    More >>

    Spending in Pennsylvania's gubernatorial race topped $64 million, as Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf thumped Republican Scott Wagner to win a second term.

    More >>
  • Mother of 5 children who perished in Youngstown fire finally home

    Mother of 5 children who perished in Youngstown fire finally home

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 11:04 PM EST2018-12-13 04:04:41 GMT

    The mother of five children who died in a Youngstown house fire this week remains hospitalized, but officials say her condition is improving. 

    More >>

    The mother of five children who died in a Youngstown house fire this week remains hospitalized, but officials say her condition is improving. 

    More >>
  • New Castle apartment evacuated due to Carbon Monoxide

    New Castle apartment evacuated due to Carbon Monoxide

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 10:53 PM EST2018-12-13 03:53:07 GMT
    A New Castle apartment was evacuated yesterday due to a dangerous amount of carbon monoxide affecting about a dozen residents.  The complex is home to mostly elderly people. No one was injured during the evacuation or because of the carbon monoxide.  The New Castle Fire Chief says a divider in the boiler blocked the exhaust pipe which caused extremely high levels of carbon monoxide on the upper floors of the complex.  The New Castle Fire Chief also say...More >>
    A New Castle apartment was evacuated yesterday due to a dangerous amount of carbon monoxide affecting about a dozen residents.  The complex is home to mostly elderly people. No one was injured during the evacuation or because of the carbon monoxide.  The New Castle Fire Chief says a divider in the boiler blocked the exhaust pipe which caused extremely high levels of carbon monoxide on the upper floors of the complex.  The New Castle Fire Chief also say...More >>
Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 WFMJ. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms