Crime & Justice

Racial slur sprayed on LeBron James' LA home

Police are investigating after someone spray painted a racial slur on the front gate of LeBron James' home in Los Angeles on the eve of the NBA Finals.

5 Inglewood cops involved in fatal shooting are off the force

The shooting of Kisha Michael, 31, and Marqintan Sandlin, 32, in Inglewood sparked angry protests and left questions that remain unanswered.

LAPD uses spit from sidewalk to tie suspect to 2 killings

Authorities trailing a man suspected of sexually assaulting and killing two young women who disappeared from their Los Angeles neighborhoods used his DNA to tie him to the crimes.

Supreme court overturns $4M award to couple shot by LA deputies

The case involves a Lancaster couple shot as sheriff's deputies were looking for a parolee. The ruling makes it harder to sue when officers shoot the wrong person.

LA supes eye $3.3M payout to family of man killed by deputies

L.A. County sheriff's deputies opened fire on John Berry as he slowly backed his car towards them. The 31-year-old was unarmed and having a schizophrenic episode.

1 dead after Customs officer shoots teens in Arcadia

The investigation continues into a shooting involving an off-duty U.S. Customs officer and three teenagers. The Sheriff's Department says the officer was attacked.

Report: ​San Bernardino attack suspects shot up to 27 times

The report released by the San Bernardino County district attorney's office includes the accounts of nearly two dozen law enforcement officers and details how officers identified Syed Rizwan Farook and Tashfeen Malik.

2 Anaheim students arrested after threatening school violence

Anaheim police arrested two 16-year-old Savanna High School students before classes began Thursday morning for making threats online targeting the school.

Immigration agents arrest nearly 200 in LA-area raids

Immigration agents arrested nearly 200 people suspected of being in the country illegally in a five-day raid in the Los Angeles area, authorities said Thursday.

Uzbek man serving sentence in terror plot stabbed warden

An Uzbek refugee serving 25 years behind bars for a plot to kill U.S. military personnel or civilians has been charged with stabbing the warden at the California federal prison where he was serving his sentence.

​Suspect killed, deputy wounded in Compton shooting

Authorities say the shooting occurred late Wednesday in Compton. The suspect died at a hospital, while the deputy was hospitalized in unknown condition.

Warrant issued for Bikram founder beset by legal woes

Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Edward Moreton issued the warrant for Bikram Choudhury and set bail at $8 million.

LA Sheriff's oversight panel asks for shooting, discipline data

The Civilian Oversight Commission voted unanimously to urge the sheriff to release a wide swath of data, including narratives describing deputy-involved shootings.

​Man acknowledges trying to sell satellite secrets to Russia

Gregory Allen Justice entered the pleas Monday to two felonies: economic espionage and violating the Arms Export Control Act.

22 confirmed dead in explosion at Ariana Grande concert

An explosion struck an Ariana Grande concert in northern England late Monday, killing at least 19 people and injuring dozens in what police say they are treating as a terrorist attack.

Busy Pasadena weekend leads to 5 arrests, 16 hospitalized

The Amgen Tour, JPL's annual tour, and two U2 concerts were just a few of the things that drew hundreds of thousands of people to town.