At a press conference Friday afternoon, Orange County officials said they had identified the body discovered the day before as that of 36-year-old Maribel Ramos.Add your comments
Compton's Deputy Fire Chief Marcel Melanson pled not guilty to arson, grand theft, and embezzlement charges Friday in a Los Angeles Superior Court.
A federal judge has formally dismissed the final remnants of the LAPD's decade-long consent decree with the U.S. Department of Justice. As city leaders celebrated, community leaders said they will keep an eye on the department.
Los Angeles County prosecutors say 29-year-old Robert Colt Wilson was arraigned Thursday on seven felony counts, including possession of methamphetamine.
Police are holding a suspect for questioning after an anonymous threat shut down local schools and sent parents and the news media into a panic Thursday.
The city of Downey has settled a lawsuit with the family of an unarmed man shot and killed by an officer. Read the city's reaction and a report into the shooting.
Police say 29-year-old Robert Wilson was taken into custody and booked on felony possession of a destructive device.
O.J. Simpson spoke Wednesday in a bid to win freedom from a sentence that could keep him behind bars until he dies.
The FBI has agreed to investigate the death of a man beaten by Kern County sheriff's deputies while witnesses shot video with cellphones.
David Silva was beaten with batons last week in Bakersfield. The father of four died at a hospital. The cause of death is under investigation.
Police say they've shot and injured two people accused of stealing a woman's car outside an Anaheim hotel.
A man hid in the back of a big-rig in Tennessee, then stole it after the driver crossed the country and stepped out near Temecula. The reason? Zombies.
A camp ranger carjacked by Christopher Dorner has sued after failing to get a $1 million reward offered for information that tracked down the killer.
The 27-year-old was arrested at LAX for allegedly bringing a smoke grenade into the U.S. He was released Monday after accepting a plea bargain for making false statements on a customs declaration forms.
The Archdiocese wants a judge to throw out a suit filed by a man who claims he was molested by a foreign priest who remains a fugitive 25 years after fleeing to Mexico.