Crime & Justice
The accused intruder, former soldier Omar J. Gonzalez, had been arrested earlier in the summer in Virginia with a carful of weapons, authorities said, and a prosecutor noted Gonzalez had a map with The White House circled.
Los Angeles attorney Svitlana Sangary posted several doctored photos on her law firm's website that made it appear that she posed with various celebrities.
The district attorney's office says Alejandro Santoyo Sanchez faces one count each of murder and assault on a child causing death.
It's not violence on the job that makes some pro football players beat their wives or children, psychologists say. It's often childhood experience, fanned by a culture that accepts such behavior.
Authorities received a call Sunday from the boyfriend's parents, who were concerned about the welfare of their son and his girlfriend.
The tape of actress Daniele Watts revealed why some police officers carry their own recorders: it can clear up the he-said-she-said. Here's an FAQ on what cops can and can't do with personal audio recorders.
Authorities said a man was fatally wounded during a shootout between the Mongols and Hells Angels near Corona Saturday night.
An actress who was detained by Los Angeles police is refusing to apologize for claiming race played a role in the incident, despite calls from local civil rights leaders.
A massive wildfire is burning so explosively because of the prolonged drought that firefighters are finding normal amounts of retardant aren't stopping the flames.
The driver of a stolen van that hit and badly injured a dog during a wild, televised police chase in Los Angeles has been sentenced to two years in state prison.
Advocates say allowing texting to 9-1-1 would assist the deaf community as well as people unable to speak during an emergency.
Commuters on the 105 Freeway in Lynwood withstood massive backup because authorities was dealing with a shirtless man walking on the tracks of the Metro Green Line.
An initial ruling issued upheld the right of authorities to block public viewing info collected on vehicles by networks of cameras on stoplights and police cars.
Seventy-four years ago, a junior high school principal in South Pasadena went on a shooting rampage that left five people dead.
Veterinarians are trying to save the leg of a fluffy white dog named Gordo who was run down by a stolen van during a wild police chase in Los Angeles.
On the morning of May 6, 1940, South Pasadena Junior High School Principal Verlin Spencer went on a shooting spree that left five dead and one injured. Here is his route based on police and witness reports.