A police spokesman said the suspect in a shooting in the Hollywood Hills Monday morning is dead. An officer wounded during the altercation is doing well, according to Chief Charlie Beck.
Five former employees of imprisoned financier Bernard Madoff were convicted Monday of conspiracy to defraud clients, securities fraud, falsifying the books and records of a broker dealer.
In the first of a two part series about women and alcohol, a KPCC analysis of statewide data finds that while DUI arrests are going down, they are rising among women. Reasons for the trend may include changing societal norms and a focus on impaired driving by law enforcement.
L.A. County prosecutors charged an Encino man in connection with the discovery of three pipe bombs in his car during a traffic stop earlier this week in Northridge.
At issue is a law passed by voters in 2004 requiring that all people arrested in California on suspicion of committing a felony supply a DNA sample to police by way of a cheek swab.
A report from state attorney general Kamala Harris calls California the top target in the U.S. for international criminal organizations, which are increasingly turning to cybercrime.
Beck joins Larry for AirTalk's monthly check-in to discuss the LAX shooting, pot shops and prostitution at massage businesses.
The Board of Supervisors took a significant step Tuesday towards constructing a new women's jail in Lancaster using state funds. Critics urged supervisors to look at alternatives.
Los Angeles airport officials on Tuesday released an "after action report" on the response to a shooting last year on Nov. 1 at LAX. Read the full report.
Nicholas Teausant, 20, was charged with attempting to provide material support to a foreign terrorist organization, the U.S. Attorney's office said Monday.
Police have issued an Amber Alert for four young children. Authorities say they were taken by their parents from their grandmother's home in Boyle Heights.
The 37-year old Christopher Lee Brown had just been sentenced to four years in jail for burglary and identity theft when he walked out of jail in downtown L.A.
Authorities say R&B singer Chris Brown is being held without bail on a warrant issued by probation officials.
A co-founder of the frozen yogurt chain Pinkberry has been sentenced to seven years in prison for beating a homeless man with a tire iron in Los Angeles.
The CHP found a man shot to death in his car on the westbound 210 Freeway around 1 a.m. Preliminary evidence suggests a case of road rage, police say.
Sheriff's Capt. Mike Parker says 37-year-old Christopher Lee Brown remained free Thursday night, after escaping Twin Towers jail late Wednesday.