Crime & Justice
Law enforcement officials arrested a heavily-armed suspect in Santa Monica early Sunday who told police he had been heading to L.A.'s Pride event.
President Obama said that we now know enough about the mass shooting in Orlando to say it was an "act of terror and an act of hate."
It would be impossible to pretend the nightclub attack in Orlando hadn't cast a shadow over the West Hollywood Pride parade. But it didn't shatter the celebration.
In the deadliest mass shooting in American history, a lone gunman armed with a pistol and an assault rifle killed 49 people and injured 53 more at a gay Orlando nightclub early Sunday morning.
One person was wounded in a deputy-involved shooting in Maywood on Saturday afternoon.
Michele Dauber, the Stanford law professor who's leading the effort to recall Judge Aaron Persky discusses why she's leading an effort to recall him.
Lawyers for a foster family who had to give up a 6-year-old girl with Native American heritage returned to an appellate court in Los Angeles on Friday in their latest legal effort to return the girl to California.
DNA testing confirms that a 22-year-old law student in Mexico is the boy who was taken from his California home by his father more than two decades ago.
A government-funded program is testing out algorithms to understand and link up tattoos of inmates and others stopped by law enforcement agencies.
Michael Jace has been sentenced to 40 years to life in prison for killing his wife. Jace apologized to the family and said there's no justification for his actions.
Two women were kicked out of a Beyoncé concert for using the men's restroom because there was no line.
The decision overturned a 2014 ruling by a smaller 9th Circuit panel and came in a lawsuit over the denial of concealed weapons permits by a sheriff in San Diego County.
The cars are not for regular police patrols. They will largely be used by the department's civilian workforce and sometimes by officers for non-emergency purposes.
Lonnie Franklin Jr., who killed at least 10 women in South Los Angeles, has been sentenced to death. The so-called "Grim Sleeper" is one of L.A's most notorious killers.
The court's decision means Gov. Jerry Brown's plan to reduce the state's prison population will come before voters in November.
Preliminary ballistics tests on shell casings found at shooting scenes in Minnesota and at the UCLA were fired from the same gun, police said Friday.