Crime & Justice
The agreement with the Missouri city creates guidelines for training police officers and when they can use force. It also requires body-worn cameras.
These millennials and teenagers no longer want to stay silent. They are using what they know best — the Internet — to counter the Islamic State's propaganda.
In 2013, eight LAPD officers mistook the pickup truck of two civilians for that of fugitive ex-cop Christopher Dorner, opening fire and wounding two women.
Orange County Sheriff officials said Tuesday that past inmates have escaped Central Men's Jail before, many using the roof. Three escapees remain on the loose.
The owner of two California maid service companies has been charged with double-billing customers who wrote negative online reviews.
The founder of Bikram yoga has been ordered to pay nearly $6.5 million in a lawsuit that claimed he sexually harassed and wrongfully fired an adviser.
The Orange County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to add $150,000 to the reward for information leading to their arrest, bringing the total to $200,000.
Law enforcement and military personnel responded earlier to an initial report of shots fired in the basement of a building at the hospital.
A report released Monday by the Attorney General's office cites recent expansions of the state's gun control laws for the continued backlog.
"Obviously it's not a good thing when three men escape from a jail," OC Sheriff Lieutenant Jeff Hallock said on Sunday. "Our goal is to apprehend all three and make sure that this never happens again."
The decision is expected to affect the fates of some 2,100 juvenile murderers who now have the possibility of parole.
At least one of the inmates is a documented Vietnamese gang member, and investigators say there's a possibility that the escapees could have made contact with the gangs.
The case of the Grim Sleeper caused a media frenzy a few years back when police finally captured the man they believe to have murdered at least 10 people in Los Angeles. Lonnie Franklin Jr., a former mechanic for the city of Los Angeles, was arrested for the murders in 2010. This timeline looks back on the events of the case.
Investigators believe the boys' uncle, 44-year-old Deyun Shi, is responsible for the Arcadia deaths and say he fled to China.
Authorities say 35-year-old Paul Richard Foster has felony warrants for burglary and firearms possession in California and one warrant out of Washington.
Prosecutors say Jane Laut intentionally shot her husband and lied to detectives about it. Laut's attorneys argue that she was a victim of abuse and shot her husband in self-defense.