The number of juveniles incarcerated in the U.S. has dropped dramatically – including California. But not all ethnic and racial groups have benefitted equally.
Bruno the German shepherd was wounded March 20 after a man fired on probation officers and shot the dog twice.
A fatal beating of a Muslim woman sparked fears that it was a hate crime, but prosecutors told jurors Tuesday that other evidence proves her husband was the killer.
Two women came forward separately last year and gave police similar accounts about how a Cedars-Sinai male nursing assistant assaulted them while they were heavily medicated and too weak to resist.
LA County workers were cleaning out the Verdugo Wash in Glendale about five miles north of downtown Los Angeles in anticipation of overnight rain when they found the suitcase Monday morning.
Officers found a 23-year-old man had injected himself with a mix of an unknown white power and crushed castor beans, which contain the deadly poison ricin.
Here's the set-up: An American marries a foreigner to help a virtual stranger get a green card.
A federal complaint alleges California Senator Leland Yee traded political favors for cash and sought to connect an undercover agent with an international arms dealer.
An unidentified man fled when officers arrived to arrest him at a condominium complex Sunday afternoon.
Police say a man was shot outside a Hollywood nightclub as it was closing and later died.
The key message the innovative program tries to pass on to troubled young fathers is the importance of making personal contact with their children.
A Congressional subcommittee is looking into lessons learned from last fall's deadly LAX shooting. One question: should armed police be stationed at checkpoints?
An L.A. Sheriff's deputy has sued the department, claiming female trainees at the East L.A. station were routinely harassed by male training officers.
The defendants will face drug conspiracy charges in Montana. The charges carry potential penalties of life in prison and fines of up to $10,000,000 each upon conviction.
Michael Sondheimer, once the associate athletic director at the UCLA, is accused of having child pornography on his university work computer.
This week's arrest and detention of 20 people was the largest passenger luggage theft case in the LAX for decades. Is it a sign of weak security?