Crime & Justice
An independent monitor's report on the Denver Police Department's use of body-worn cameras found that during a six-month trial run, just one in four use-of-force incidents was actually recorded.
Robert Durst, the New York billionaire who has been the willing subject of an HBO series about a series of unsolved murders, was arrested Saturday in New Orleans.
Police said eight people were arrested on campus and another off campus, while five more were wanted in connection with the case.
The beating death of a homeless mentally ill man brought task force and consultant reviews. Since then, the police department has begun reaching out to the homeless.
The American producer was on vacation in Cancun with his Brazilian-born wife, Monica Burgos Beresford-Redman, and their two children in 2010 when her body was found in a sewer cistern at the resort where they were staying.
Aaron Martin of Canoga Park was charged Thursday with misdemeanors and could face a year in jail and a $5,000 fine if convicted.
An Orange County judge has decided the DA shouldn't be allowed to keep the case because of a scandal over the use of jailhouse snitches.
Sheriff's officials say someone alerted investigators late Wednesday to threats against Lawndale High School on the social media app Burnbook.
In the federal suit filed Tuesday, tribe members who lost control of the Rolling Hills Casino last year are accused of spending $17 million on lavish lifestyles.
A California congresswoman criticized new Justice Department guidelines restricting federal law enforcement agencies from racial profiling.
Police units responded Wednesday after someone called to say four people had been shot at the waterfront home in Miami.
Activists gather at LA Police Commission meeting to ask for independent review of fatal police shooting of an unarmed African American man on Skid Row.
Amid pressure from voter petitions, Costa Mesa city officials will consider a draft ordinance to regulate medical marijuana sales, cultivation and delivery.
Judge Roy Richter will hear all of Ferguson's pending and future municipal court cases. Richter will have the authority to overhaul court policies to ensure defendants' rights.
An Amber Alert was issued after Jayden Nathaniel Santiago was taken by his father, following a violent altercation between his mother and her current boyfriend.
The Los Angeles Police Department expects to send more than 5,000 officers through the Museum of Tolerance's course on "implicit bias" over the next several years. (Plus, take a test to determine your own biases.)