Crime & Justice
While school has been canceled for the week in Ferguson as civil unrest continues, teachers are helping to clean up the streets.
Police Chief Charlie Beck did not offer a cost estimate for the fixes. But one commissioner said the problems go beyond money, like missing footage of incidents.
"Our investigation into this matter will be full, it will be fair, and it will be independent," U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder wrote in an op-ed for the St. Louis Dispatch.
Rick Perry arrived at a courthouse for booking on two felony counts of abuse of power for carrying out a threat to veto funding for state public corruption prosecutors.
A man was shot and killed by police after brandishing a knife at St. Louis police on Tuesday, according to Police Chief Sam Dotson on social media.
MMA fighter War Machine, accused of brutally beating his porn star ex-girlfriend in, told a California judge he won't contest his transfer in custody back to Nevada.
Police said Tuesday that two students, one 17 and one 16, “confirmed very cold-heartedly in the investigation” that they were planning a shooting at the school.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has said Rancho Feeding Corp. processed diseased and unhealthy animals and circumvented federal inspection rules.
The calls raise a tough question when it comes to police shootings: Who should investigate? It is often the police but that may be changing.
Detectives served warrants at each of the suspect’s homes where enough evidence was discovered to arrest the students.
Attorney General Eric Holder will head to Ferguson, Missouri, to meet with federal law enforcement authorities involved in the investigation, Obama said Monday.
The hold keeps autopsy details secret, while investigators interview potential witnesses to the fatal LAPD shooting. Ezell Ford was killed by officers last week.
An audit by the Office of the Inspector General found the Los Angeles Police Department's station security camera system "inadequate," failing to capture important footage.
Some community members are upset about plans to beef up campus security by allowing campus police access to the weapons.
Los Angeles County sheriff's officials have arrested a teenager for allegedly posting an online threat to shoot students at Valencia High School.
A Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputy remains hospitalized after being assaulted as he responded to a fight at a shopping mall.