Crime & Justice

3 CHP officers suspected of sharing nude photos

A CHP officer suspected of stealing nude and racy photos from the cellphones of women arrested on drunken driving charges sent the pictures to at least two fellow officers.

2 dead after San Clemente clothing store shooting

Authorities say a shooting inside a Southern California clothing store has left two people dead. Orange County Sheriff's Lt. Jeff Hallock says no one is being sought.

Arrests made in killing of 9-year-old Anaheim girl

Two men were arrested in the killing of a 9-year-old Anaheim girl who was shot by stray gunfire while playing outside her apartment, police said Saturday.

Washington school gunman was homecoming prince, students say

A high school worker tried to stop a gunman who opened fire on a crowded lunchroom north of Seattle, killing one girl and badly wounding four others.

Suspect in 2 deputy deaths captured after manhunt

A suspect described as a "one-man crime spree" is accused of shooting three Northern California sheriff's deputies, killing two of them and wounding a civilian.

Woman free after 17 years wants innocence declared

A Southern California woman who spent 17 years in prison for a murder a judge believes she didn't commit must wait another month to be declared factually innocent.

2 charged with neglecting hundreds of animals

Animal cruelty and neglect charges have been filed against two Los Angeles women who allegedly kept hundreds of animals in filthy conditions at their homes.

Doctor pleads not guilty to drug trafficking

A Southern California doctor has pleaded not guilty to writing more than 42,000 illegal prescriptions for powerful painkillers.

2 California sheriff's deputies killed; suspect in custody (updated)

An assailant shot and killed a Sacramento County sheriff's deputy and wounded two other deputies along with a bystander Friday during a series of shootings.

CSUN suspends pledging after 2nd hazing report

All fraternity and sorority pledging activities at Cal State Northridge have been suspended while Pi Kappa Alpha is investigated for possible hazing.

Shooter, 1 other dead after high school shooting north of Seattle

Two people are dead, including the shooter, following a shooting at a Washington state high school, according to police.

Hannah Graham: Remains belong to missing Va. student, authorities say

The remains of were discovered roughly 6 miles from where the body of 20-year-old Virginia Tech student Morgan Harrington was found after she vanished in 2009.

Hatchet-wielding suspect shot by officers, police say

A hatchet-wielding man attacked a group of patrol officers in a busy commercial district in Queens on Thursday, injuring two before the other officers shot and killed him.

Ezell Ford killing: City says LAPD officers acted in self-defense

The August 11 shooting of Ezell Ford in South LA triggered numerous protests and comparisons to the police killing of Michael Brown in Missouri.

Attorney says LA Kings' Voynov didn't hit girlfriend

Kings defenseman Slava Voynov's attorney is hopeful the NHL will end his indefinite suspension after reviewing the events that led to Voynov's arrest.

California prisons agree to end race policy

Officers have frequently locked inmates in their cells based on which races were involved in the riot, even if individual inmates of that race were not directly implicated.