Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department
MONTEREY PARK, Calif. (AP) — Homicides in territory served by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department dropped in 2012 from the previous year despite an uptick in overall serious crime.
The mass shooting at the elementary school in Connecticut has made everyone question whether a similar scenario could happen in Los Angeles. Two officials explain what is planned in the Southland to address it. Click here to listen.
INDUSTRY, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles County sheriff’s officials say they’ve arrested eight people in connection with the theft of $115,000 worth of trademarked plastic products in South El Monte and Lynwood.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — An elderly woman sitting in her den at midnight on New Year’s Eve was struck in the foot by a bullet fragment. The 74-year-old Gardena woman heard glass breaking and felt the metal piece hit her foot.
LOS ANGELES (AP) – An audit has found that Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department managers improperly used the department’s aircraft for personal use.
LOS ANGELES (AP) – A man suspected of raping a mentally disabled woman aboard a Los Angeles transit bus during rush hour was arrested Friday, authorities said. The suspect, whose name and age weren’t immediately […]
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) – Los Angeles County sheriff’s officials say they’ve arrested a 72-year-old Arcadia man as a suspect in the stabbing murder of his wife more than a decade ago. Lt. Wes Sutton says […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) – Authorities in Los Angeles say a woman has been found dead in the trunk of a car in Azusa. The Los Angeles sheriff’s department says a man found the car parked […]
SAN DIMAS, Calif. (AP) – Authorities have found a dead man in a taxicab outside of a burning home east of Los Angeles. Firefighters went to a home in San Dimas shortly after 5 a.m. […]
INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) – A jail inmate suspected of drug use was shot to death in a hospital emergency room after he grabbed a gun from a Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy, authorities said. The […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) – A special monitor is being hired to oversee Los Angeles County jail reforms. Supervisors decided on Tuesday that a monitor is needed, saying they lack confidence in the Sheriff’s Department’s ability […]
INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) – Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies have been involved in a crash that killed a bicyclist. The Sheriff’s Department says a patrol car and the bike rider collided shortly before 1:30 a.m. […]