Crime & Justice
The student told police she could have seen the suspect on campus before, at the school's Oviatt library. A composite sketch of the suspect has been released.Add your comments
The fatal shooting comes just weeks after black men were shot and killed by police in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and in Charlotte, North Carolina, where violent protests broke out.
An audit last spring found that the LAPD wasn't checking on inmates often enough in its downtown jail. The department says they've since made reforms.
Joshua Acosta and Frank Felix were charged Tuesday in connection with the murders of three people in Fullerton, according to a press release from the Orange County DA's office.
The case has yet to be presented to the Orange County DA's office, according to Sgt. Jon Radus of the Fullerton Police Department.
Two men and a 17-year-old girl were arrested Sunday for the crimes. Missing teenager Katlynn Goodwill Yost was also located and is unharmed.
Police are searching for the killer of a man who was found beaten to death Friday at a house in the Hollywood Hills. The suspect may have been casing the area for weeks.
The L.A. City Council is offering a $50,000 reward in the death of Carlos Segovia-Lopez, a 19-year-old Marine who was shot while on leave visiting his family.
When news broke the NSA might have been hacked, suspicion fell on Russia. Now some analysts think an NSA insider might have been involved.
So far this year, the city has reported 49 killings, already more than last year's total which included the victims of a terrorist attack.
Under a new state law, all 800+ police agencies in the state must report serious use of force cases for 2016. That data will go online for the public in January.
Yelp wants the Supreme Court to overturn a lower court's ruling upholding an order requiring Yelp to remove posts against a San Francisco law firm.
Authorities say a student had a detailed plan and a list of 33 names of students and staff members he wanted to shoot at his Southern California high school.
LAPD Chief Charlie Beck tells AirTalk why he backed officers involved in two recent fatal police shootings that the police commission later ruled were unjustified.
The court system will expand its free interpretation services for people with limited English skills under a settlement with the U.S. Justice Department.
In a rare move, the civilian panel that oversees the LAPD decided three officers violated department policy in two separate shootings last year.