Crime & Justice

Seventh California prison still providing poor medical care

Inspectors have found that more than a third of the 17 prisons inspected since last year are still providing poor care.

Michael Jace Court Appearance

Actor's young son says he heard shots in killing of mom

Jace's 10-year-old son says he heard his father tell his mother she should "run to heaven" before shooting her twice.

Michael Jace Court Appearance

Opening statements expected in 'Shield' actor murder trial

Opening statements are expected to begin Tuesday in the trial of Michael Jace, who is accused of shooting and killing his wife.

Cosby ordered to stand trial in sex assault case

The 78-year-old actor faces up to 10 years in prison if convicted of violating the accuser while she was impaired, unconscious or could not give consent.

Volkswagen to provide update on emissions settlement talks

A federal judge is set to get an update on ongoing settlement talks Tuesday in the Volkswagen emissions cheating scandal after announcing a tentative deal last month.

Suspect identified in West Covina officer-involved shooting

The West Covina police officer approached a man on a bicycle and the exchange led to a gunfight between the two. Authorities are searching the area.

Beloved Anaheim police dog Bruno's handler remembers his late pal

The K-9 officer was admitted to the hospital on Saturday and underwent emergency surgery, but was unable to recover. He was retired from duty two years ago after being shot.

Police need a hand finding 'cold hands bandit' robbers

The crew is responsible for 24 bank robberies dating back to November of 2015, according to police, adding the robbers have become more aggressive with each robbery.

Mexico OKs extradition of drug lord 'El Chapo' Guzman to US

Mexico's Foreign Relations Department ruled Friday that the extradition of convicted drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to the United States can go forward.

What to do about harassment on Metro trains and buses

About 20 percent of all women riding Metro report some form of harassment while on a train or bus.

FBI adds LA and Chicago-area suspects to 10 Most Wanted list

Authorities offered up to $100,000 for information leading to the arrest of Philip Patrick Policarpio of Los Angeles and Luis Macedo of suburban Chicago.

Los Angeles police union sues city, chief over discipline

The union claims two senior officers on the LAPD Board of Rights, a three-person panel charged with deciding discipline cases, are beholden to the chief and are unduly influenced by him.

Santa Ana ends jail contract with ICE, now the city needs money

Santa Ana City Council members on Tuesday voted to allow its contract for holding immigration detainees to expire in 2020. Now it needs a new way to pay off its debt.

LAPD Chief: Skid Row dealers complained of carpal tunnel from counting singles

L.A.'s Skid Row has seen a rash of drug overdoses recently, but did last month's arrest of 19 drug trafficking suspects last month change things on the streets?

PetSmart groomer arrested after dachshund in his care dies

Police say 38-year-old Juan Zarate was about three minutes into a grooming session Sunday when he brought the dog to its owner with a bleeding mouth and trouble breathing.

7 ex-Beaumont officials charged with $43 million corruption

Seven former Beaumont officials, including the city manager, city attorney and police chief, were charged Tuesday with stealing nearly $43 million in public funds.