Crime & Justice
A fugitive mixed martial arts fighter has been arrested in California, a week after police say he brutally assaulted his ex-girlfriend in Las Vegas.
Chris Kattan has been sentenced to three years' probation for driving under the influence and crashing his Mercedes into a Department of Transportation vehicle.
The police chief in the St. Louis suburb where an unarmed black teenager was fatally shot by police says the officer didn't know the teen was a robbery suspect at the time of the shooting.
Some South LA residents disbelieve the police version of events in the killing of Ezell Ford, but they have exercised restraint in their protests against the LAPD.
About 500 people gathered in Los Angeles's Leimert Park to protest the killing of teen Michael Brown by police in Ferguson, Missouri.
Hundreds of protesters marched through the streets of Ferguson Thursday. Missouri Highway Patrol Capt. Ron Johnson — a black Ferguson native — is now in charge.
Public attention escalated Thursday over the shooting of a 25-year-old mentally ill man by LAPD officers in South Los Angeles earlier this week.
Bill supporters say white drug users tend to snort cocaine while black and Latino users tend to smoke crack. The bill aims to make the penalty for both forms the same.
Attorneys for a Compton man injured in a confrontation with sheriff's deputies called for an investigation into the incident --and for criminal charges against the man to be dropped.
After an unarmed black teenager was shot by a Ferguson, Missouri, police officer, authorities have resisted calls to release the name of the officer.
A judge says that Grammy-winning R&B singer Chris Brown has been doing well and following probation rules since his release from jail in June.
A stowaway who was ordered to stay away from LAX has been sentenced to jail after admitting she violated her probation by going back to the airport.
Police said the incident began with an unprovoked attack on officers. Family members of the man killed argue the shooting was unjustified.
An immigration judge has sued the Justice Department alleging she was recused from hearing cases involving Iranians because of her involvement in the Iranian-American community.
After waiting 17 years for O.J. Simpson to pay a $9 million wrongful death judgment, Ronald Goldman's mother is selling her right to the cash online.
Residents packed two churches Tuesday evening for community meetings about the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown