Crime & Justice
L.A. County officials have launched investigations to improve conditions at animal shelters after several phone and email complaints over several months from the public.
Tom Carey, a former L.A. County Sheriff captain, is accused of hiding an FBI jailhouse informant to impede a federal investigation into abuse by guards.
The agreement released by prosecutors said Fogle will pay $1.4 million in restitution to 14 minor victims, who will each receive $100,000.
Four were recovered from a pawn shop in Beverly Hills in December, and are estimated to be worth up to $2 million. But the remaining two were never found.
The 600 shots police fired at the chaotic end to a Stockton bank robbery that claimed the life of a hostage were excessive, according to a report released Monday.
A closer look shows hackers got nearly three times the taxpayer data originally feared.
In Washington State, California, Virginia, and elsewhere, veterans who commit crimes can be assigned to special prisons that house incarcerated veterans together.
The three-alarm fire broke out in a riverbed along Lincoln Avenue.
Police say the driver was being followed by a motorcycle officer when his car collided with pedestrians.
Prosecutors said Edward Garcia Jr. and his wife lured an acquaintance to the downtown Continental Hotel and acted out a fantasy about carving up a human being.
U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement arrested 50 people for known or suspected human rights crimes in a nationwide sweep ending Thursday, ICE said.
The District Attorney's Office offered Carey a settlement that required her to plead guilty to a felony count of resisting an officer.
A retired Los Angeles County sheriff's captain whose job was to root out misconduct has agreed to plead guilty in a sweeping corruption case.
Police are asking for the public's help in finding a missing 12-year-old girl who reportedly suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder.
The slaying of Hugo Pinell triggered a riot Wednesday that grew to involve about 70 inmates at a maximum security prison east of Sacramento, said officials.
After trying to detain the woman, the officers shot her, according to the LAPD. No information on the woman's actions was available. The officers were not wearing body cameras.