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Money 101 host Bob McCormick talked with L.A. County Sheriff Lee Baca about the cost of running a huge jail system. Click here to listen to a portion of the show.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hundreds of law enforcement officers raided Southern California businesses suspected of illegally selling nitrous oxide for use as a recreational drug, in what authorities said was the nation’s largest such raid ever.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities say the use of nitrous oxide as a recreational drug has grown from a rave party phenomenon to mainstream use, propelled by the ease of social media to reach young people.
LOS ANGELES (AP) – The 10-month search for a movie executive has gone from a missing persons investigation to a murder investigation, and a convicted drug dealer has been named a person of interest.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca, who has been under fire for jailhouse abuses, has been picked as the nation’s Sheriff of the Year.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — An audit shows Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy emergency response times are quicker in cities that contract for policing services.
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 […]