Crime & Justice |

2 LAPD officers sentenced to 25 years for rape

| "All four women, who ranged in age from 19 to 34, were involved in narcotics-related investigations with the officers when they were assaulted."

LA police shoot man with weapon described as mentally ill


The man, believed to be in his 20s, died at the scene in Panorama City Monday morning. Police initially responded to a report of a man with a mental illness wielding a 16-inch edged weapon.

Supreme Court declines to take up 'Dreamers' case for now


President Donald Trump had set March 5 as the end date for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA. The court order says renewal applications must be accepted indefinitely.


Yes, you can get arrested for a DUI on horseback


This guy did. After he got drunk at a birthday party and took his pony for a ride on the 91 freeway.

Judge dismisses coal company suit against HBO's John Oliver


Murray Energy was seeking financial damages and a court order barring rebroadcasts of a segment in which Oliver called the company's CEO a "geriatric Dr. Evil."

Perris parents face new charges in kids' torture case


David and Louise Turpin pleaded not guilty to new charges of child abuse on top of a raft of torture and other charges they're already being held on.

Rick Gates pleads guilty, begins cooperating with Mueller's Russia investigation


Gates, business partner of Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort, told Judge Amy Berman Jackson he was making the plea of his own free will.

SoCal has had at least 10 school shooting threats this week


Seven people have been arrested in the incidents, including one man who had two assault rifles and nearly 100 high-capacity magazines.

Florida shooting: School officer never went inside to confront gunman


Scot Peterson, the armed officer on duty at the Florida school where a shooter killed 17 people, was suspended and placed under investigation — but chose to resign.