Crime & Justice
Santa Ana police say Richard Gene Swihart, 32, became angry when police stopped him in the Civic Center area. He's in critical but stable condition after being shot.
On Tuesday night, police divisions around Southern California — and the country — will roll out the welcome mat to members of their communities.
A man is in critical condition following surgery after he was shot by Santa Ana officers working the beat around Orange County's Civic Center.
A 71-year-old man with Alzheimer's disease who had been missing since Friday morning was found dead Monday in a maintenance yard after being arrested and released.
Lee Baca opted to take his chances at trial rather than allow a federal judge to sentence him to up to five years in prison for lying to federal agents.
Police have stepped up patrols as the US Open of surfing wraps up this weekend. In 2013, a melee broke out at the end of the festival, prompting organizers to scale back the event.
Former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca has failed to reach a new plea deal over his sentence for lying to federal investigators about a jail probe.
Robert Rhinehart, whose powdered drink is intended as a meal substitute, has been charged with grading and building without permits on a hillside property in Montecito Heights.
Police pursuit of a stolen vehicle ended when officers shot and killed the passenger and arrested the driver in Boyle Heights on Thursday evening, according to the LAPD.
The officers were assigned to an elite anti-gang unit. The police department said the injured officer is out of surgery and is expected to survive. A suspect is in custody, the police chief says.
In his new book “Handcuffed,” former detective Malcolm Sparrow argues that flaws in the way we understand policing have led to current conflicts between police and the public.
In her new book, “The War on Cops,” journalist Heather Mac Donald challenges many of the dominant narratives surrounding American policing.
A suspect was pronounced dead on the scene in the second of two deputy-involved shootings Thursday morning in Compton, according to the LASD Homicide Bureau.
A spokeswoman for Pulse in Orlando said Tuesday that the benefit will be held Aug. 19 at the NeueHouse Hollywood in Los Angeles.
In the aftermath of the deadly attacks against law enforcement officers in Dallas and Baton Rouge, LAPD Chief Charlie Beck joined AirTalk to discuss tensions running high.
The effort to overturn the state's strict new gun laws could be a longshot — signatures must be gathered for six separate petitions by Sept. 29 to qualify for the November 2018 ballot.