Crime & Justice |

New documentary examines tension between police, public

| A new film called "The Force" looks at the clashes between the police and the public from multiple angles.

​Woman brandishes gun, machete in Kardashian-owned boutique

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The woman first walked into the shop during the late morning and shouted, "stay away from Cuba," Los Angeles County sheriff's officials said. She knocked several items off a counter before leaving on foot.

​Hurricane Harvey's impact blows Durst hearing into next year

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A Los Angeles Superior Court judge postponed the hearing, originally scheduled next month, until April 16 to determine if there's enough evidence to try Durst for the killing of his close friend, Susan Berman.

LA County considers $4 million settlement for teen

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A $3.9 million settlement for a teenage boy left with brain damage and paralysis after a fight inside one of L.A. County's juvenile halls is up for approval.

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CHP officers shoot man on 5 freeway

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Details are still unclear about a shooting that occurred early Sunday morning on the 5 freeway, in the Boyle Heights area.

Governments turn the tables by suing public records requesters

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The trend alarms freedom-of-information advocates, who say it's a way for governments to hide information, delay disclosure and intimidate critics.

Police look for suspect who beat homeless man with a skateboard

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San Diego police described the suspect as a white male in his late teens to early 20s, about six feet tall.

Court overturns $4M jury award to LAPD officers

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The court said the officers failed to prove Chief Charlie Beck discriminated against them because they were Latino and the man one of them shot was black.

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Cops in LA, San Bernardino counties top list of police shootings

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New data from the California Department of Justice, show big differences in the rates of police shootings across the state. Ventura County reported the lowest rate.