Crime & Justice
Two former Buena Park officials who worked in the city parks and recreation department have pleaded guilty to embezzling $1.3 million from the Southern California city.
Authorities say they found nearly 100 marijuana plants on the property Friday night.
LAPD Chief Charlie Beck would allow officers to review video before being interviewed by investigators after a shooting. The policy is silent on when the public should see video.
Isisdro Garcia was ordered to stand trial on charges of kidnapping and raping a 15-year-old girl he then lived with for a decade.
After a week of protests, people angry over the unexplained police-custody death of Freddie Gray promised their biggest march Saturday.
Three years after a pair of fatal police shootings in Anaheim sparked riots, the police chief says he won't implement policy reforms called for in an independent report.
Lyvette Crespo pleaded not guilty Thursday to a charge of voluntary manslaughter in the shooting death of her husband Daniel Crespo.
An LAPD officer fatally shot an unarmed man after a pursuit that ended in Burbank. The city of L.A. has 45 days to settle the claim before the family can file a federal civil rights lawsuit.
The verdict was reached Wednesday and unsealed Thursday in a class-action lawsuit against the Paradise Showgirls strip club.
Susan Mellen, who spent 17 years in jail for a murder she did not commit, filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the city, saying an LAPD detective knowingly used false information in her case.
Fingerprints, facial and voice recognition — companies are investing in more secure methods to verify people. But even biometrics can be defeated, and they raise privacy concerns.
The Los Angeles County district attorney's office says Peter Parra, Kevin Jessie Cabrera and Raymond Frank Conchas of Covina were sentenced Wednesday.
Ariana Mason alleges in a lawsuit filed Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Las Vegas that the officer put her in a choke hold and dragged her away from a scuffle outside a casino club.
Superior Court Judge William C. Ryan on Wednesday upheld the governor's reversal of a parole board decision last year to release Bruce Davis.
The FBI served search warrants on Beaumont City Hall, the citymanager's house and a consulting firm that has a long relationship with the city.