Crime & Justice


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After Orlando

The attack on a nightclub in Orlando, Florida, was the largest mass shooting in American history. On this hour of Reveal, we go to Orlando to hear from the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community targeted by this violence.

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2 LA sheriff's deputies shot, suspect in custody

A man who shot two deputies Thursday night in Bellflower, leaving them critically wounded, has been caught and is now in custody, sheriff's officials said Friday.

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Man in Burbank McDonald's turns gun on himself after police shoot-out

Three officers from the Burbank Police Department responded to calls of a man causing a disturbance.

Family of man shot by Long Beach police awarded $2.9 million

Long Beach police officers said they believed Tyler Woods was reaching for a gun in his waistband and shot him 19 times as he climbed on top of a roof following a foot chase.

How to keep your car's catalytic converter from being stolen

A large portion of car parts stolen recently have been from the Toyota Prius. How come? These particular models come with more valuable materials in the converter.

Anti-Semitic incidents on the rise nationally, down in CA

The number of incidents dropped slightly in California in recent years, despite several high-profile incidents on college campuses.

Convicted killer freed as LA DA reinvestigates his alleged crime

A judge in Los Angeles has ordered a convicted killer freed after prosecutors said they have new doubts that he killed a college student 16 years ago.

Supreme Court upholds university's affirmative action program

In a 4-3 decision, the court decided that the University of Texas' "race-conscious admissions program" is constitutional.

Citing doubts, Los Angeles prosecutors want to free convicted killer

The district attorney's office plans to ask a judge on Thursday to release Raymond Jennings on his own recognizance while it investigates.

All LAPD patrol officers will wear body cameras by 2018

The Los Angeles City Council Wednesday approved a $69.6 million plan to place body worn cameras on 7,000 Los Angeles patrol officers by the end of 2017.

Californians convicted of trying to aid Islamic State group

The 25-year-old Anaheim men concocted a scheme last year for Elhuzayel to fly to the Middle East to fight for the Islamic State, federal officials said.

LA City Council looks to revive LAPD body camera program

Earlier this year, the City Council balked at a $58 million dollar price tag for the camera system. A new report suggests savings from lawsuits could offset the cost.

Facing prison, former Sheriff Baca discloses he has Alzheimer's

Federal prosecutors want former L.A. Sheriff Lee Baca to serve six months in prison. Defense attorneys argue his Alzheimer's and reformer legacy warrant a lighter sentence.

10 horses killed as fire destroys Montebello stables

A suspicious fire broke out early Sunday morning at a boarding stable near a river in Montebello.

Boyle Heights honors Orlando victims with a Mariachi Plaza vigil

A vigil is being held at Mariachi Plaza in Boyle Heights Friday at 6 p.m. to honor the victims, following a slew of other vigils across Los Angeles.

Semi-automatic weapons with no background check: Just a click away

The Armslist website, and others like it, are coming under increased scrutiny by law enforcement, gun control advocates and researchers as debate over access to these kinds of weapons heats up.