Crime & Justice
Christopher Garcia, 57, received five years probation, must register as a sex offender for life and will lose his license to practice law, according to the district attorney's office.Add your comments
A second defendant has pleaded guilty in a case alleging that a Northern California slaughterhouse at the center of a massive recall processed and distributed tainted beef.
Increasingly, law enforcement investigators across the country are putting their faith in dogs to help find remains — bodies, bones and blood from the missing and the murdered.
Oscar Pistorius has been sentenced to the maximum term of five years after being found guilty of culpable homicide in the death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Police shifted their search after the suspect in a deadly police ambush was believed to have been spotted near one of its campuses.
The mother of slain Bell Gardens Mayor Daniel Crespo has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against his wife Lyvette, alleging she "killed him with malice and in cold blood."
CSUN student Abdullah Abdullatif Alkadi was stabbed to death after attempting to sell his car on Craigslist, LAPD Chief Beck said at a press conference Monday.
A judge has dismissed a defamation lawsuit by Donald Sterling's mistress against the estranged wife of the former Los Angeles Clippers owner.
The National Hockey League confirmed he was arrested Monday morning but isn't providing other details. He will be paid during the investigation.
The city of Los Angeles appealed after a lower court struck down an ordinance requiring hotel operators to open their guest registries at the demand of police.
Police are planning a news conference Monday to discuss arrests made in connection with the death of Abdullah Abdullatif Alkadi.
Police say a man suspected of driving under the influence crashed into a vehicle carrying the child and his family members.
Searchers found human remains on Saturday that could be those of a University of Virginia sophomore who has been missing since Sept. 13, police said.
The mayor of Murrieta has apologized to four cheerleaders who were injured in a crash that resulted in his arrest on suspicion of drunk driving.
Police searched Saturday for a teenage boy who they said opened fire on a car full of other teens in a restaurant parking lot after a football game late Friday.
A missing Cal State Northridge student's body has been found in Indio, according to a release from the Los Angeles Police Department.