Los Angeles County is trying something new to get women out of the sex trade.
Police in Southern California have seized 35,000 marijuana plants and shut down an operation they believe was bringing in millions of dollars a month.
The man who went on a shooting rampage in Northern California this week found an easy way around a court order prohibiting him from having guns: He secretly built them at home.
The top lawman in Las Vegas says the gunman who killed 58 people at a concert last month had lost a significant amount of money in the previous two years and that it may be a “determining factor” in the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history.
Nearly two weeks after the Las Vegas mass shooting, authorities have yet to sort out the basic facts.
A revised chronology given by investigators for the Las Vegas massacre is intensifying pressure for police to explain how quickly they responded to what would become the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history.
A suspect has been arrested in the killing of a pregnant woman whose naked body was found on a Los Angeles County beach in 1980, sheriff’s investigators said Friday.
Authorities say they have arrested a woman who pointed a gun at employees inside the Kardashian-owned DASH boutique in West Hollywood and later threatened reporters with a machete.
A man with a bag over his hands followed an employee into a state office building in downtown Los Angeles on Wednesday, took “an aggressive shooting stance” and ordered workers to the ground before an officer fatally shot him, authorities said.
A man considered armed and dangerous kidnapped his former girlfriend in California and was spotted in Arizona as he held her against her will, authorities said.
Motel 6 has agreed to pay $250,000 to settle a lawsuit brought by Los Angeles that alleged one of the chain’s locations was a base for human traffickers, drug dealers and gang members, prosecutors said.
A California father who admitted killing his 5-year-old son amid a bitter custody battle with his estranged wife is scheduled to be sentenced Wednesday.
Police say a man opened fire outside of the Chinese Consulate in Los Angeles before turning the gun on himself.
The Latest on a California father accused of murdering his 5-year-old son (all times local): 7:40 a.m.
A California man charged with killing his 5-year-old son after a family trip to Disneyland is scheduled to appear in court on Tuesday.
California law enforcement officials say they’ve made arrests in what they believe to be one of the largest human trafficking cases in the western U.S. Los Angeles County Sheriff Jim McDonnell and California Attorney General Xavier Becerra are expected to provide details of the probe at a news conference Thursday morning.
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A grand jury has found police chases in Los Angeles are causing unnecessary bystander injuries and deaths.
The father of a 5-year-old boy whose body was found near a Southern California lake pleaded not guilty to a murder charge Monday.
The Latest on the shooting of a Los Angeles police officer (all times local): 11 p.m.
A Los Angeles police officer who was shot Thursday during an exchange of gunfire with a homicide suspect is expected to make a full recovery, the police chief said.
Detectives believe a 5-year-old California boy who has been missing for two months was killed by his father after a family trip to Disneyland.
Los Angeles’ police chief says four more teenage police cadets have been arrested in a widening probe launched after three police cruisers, stun guns and radios were stolen from a police station.
Police have arrested the wife of an internationally known hairdresser and beauty company executive who was found beaten and stabbed to death at a Los Angeles home earlier this year.