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Feds bust dozens of Mexican Mafia members

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| The U.S. Attorney in L.A. charges 83 people with running a drug ring in county jails maintained by kidnappings, assaults and murders.

Hunt For Escaped South Carolina Inmate Intensifies As Second Wanted Man Is Captured


After a 2 1/2-day manhunt across three states only one of the three inmates who escaped on Saturday night is still on the lam. The men escaped when a system glitch unlocked the doors to their cells.

LAPD report shows that arrests of homeless people are up


The data also showed an increase in the number of homeless people who were victims of crimes. That all comes as the homeless population in LA continues to grow.


USC sued over clinic gynecologist accused of misconduct


Four former University of Southern California students sued the school and an ex-campus gynecologist who they accuse of molesting patients over decades as a "serial sexual predator," according to a court filing Monday.

Supreme Court Decision Delivers Blow To Workers' Rights


The high court ruled for the first time that workers may not band together to challenge violations of federal labor laws.

Bipartisan Group Of DOJ Veterans Calls For Confirmation Of Nominee


Five former Justice officials are urging senators to advance the nomination of Brian Benczkowski to head the criminal division. Benczkowski performed work for a controversial Russian bank.

LAPD officers unharmed in car-to-car gun battle during pursuit


The pursuit continued until the officers' car crashed into a parked car, but other officers located two suspects and took them into custody.

Bar worker, off-duty deputy disarm man who brought AR-15 into Redlands bar


The suspect allegedly confronted three people in a parking lot armed with the rifle before walking into the bar with it.

Cat found shot with arrow in Perris


The arrow was removed and the cat is recovering but it has a broken left front leg that may be need to be amputated.