Crime & Justice
Ford's parents filed a civil lawsuit against the city after the 2014 officer-involved shooting. The dollar amount hasn't been made public. The city council is expected to approve the settlement on Feb. 8.
Los Angeles County Sheriff Jim McDonnell said Monday that investigators blame Kenneth Eugene Troyer for the slaying. Karen Klaas was strangled with her pantyhose in her home.
The suspects have been hospitalized, but their conditions are not known, according to the LAPD. The officer's injuries were minor and not life-threatening.
President Trump has taken a hard line against "sanctuary cities" that don't aid federal officials in deporting immigrants. But a new study shows that those cities have lower crime and unemployment.
The shooting happened Friday night at a home in Alhambra. A woman called police to report a disturbance involving herself, her husband, and their son.
Los Angeles County authorities say they've solved the 1976 rape and killing of the ex-wife of Righteous Brothers singer Bill Medley.
Advertisements for cheap roof repair, flood protection or other services will be making the rounds on social media, through flyers and other publications and "may sound appealing to a senior on a fixed income," the statement reads.
Dr. Henrik Minassians, associate professor of Urban Studies and Planning at CSUN, conducted one of the studies. During the research phase, he and his students watched prostitutes in the valley and followed them from place to place.
The Sheriff Civilian Oversight Commission, created to watchdog the sheriff's department, held its first meeting and heard about a range of concerns.
Federal prosecutors say Mariyah Chernykh pleaded guilty to conspiracy, perjury and other charges Thursday. They say Chernykh married Enrique Marquez Jr., but paid him for his participation in the plan and then lied on immigration documents.
The Los Angeles District Attorney's office determined Tuesday that officers who shot Ezell Ford in South Los Angeles in 2014 will not be charged criminally.
A Los Angeles judge has thrown out the murder conviction of former security guard Raymond Lee Jennings, convicted of killing a college student, ruling that new evidence seems to undermine the prosecution's case.
The agreement announced Thursday settled allegations that Uber duped people into driving for its service with false promises about how much they would earn.
Fontana police say James Hall - who had schizophrenia and was legally blind - advanced on officers before they fired, but the video does not show him advancing.
The convicted Sinaloa cartel boss has been held most recently in a prison near the northern border city of Ciudad Juarez.
County prosecutors say Wednesday's sentencing comes five years after Patrick Lynch pleaded guilty to one felony count of conflict of interest five years ago.