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1 hr ago | The Daily Breeze
Long Beach Police Chief Jim McDonnell is endorsed by retired Los Angeles County Undersheriffs for Sheriff during a press conference in front of the Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration in Los Angeles on Thursday April 24, 2014.
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4 hrs ago | Pasadena Star-News
A retired sheriff's deputy and his wife who withdrew more than $400,000 are suing the county and OneWest Bank, alleging officers raided their home later the same day with guns drawn to investigate what they were doing with so much money.
8 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
The Los Angeles County district attorney's office says 34-year-old homeless man Jason Joel Wolstone was sentenced Wednesday after pleading no contest to one count of assault by means likely to produce great bodily injury.
12 hrs ago | Patch.com
Torrance police today released a photo of a man wanted for stealing an $800 smartphone from a Best Buy store and who is believed to have taken about $35,000 worth of merchandise from the chain across Los Angeles County.
Metro introduced ExpressLanes, or pay lanes, on the 110 Freeway in November 2012 and on the 10 Freeway in February 2013 as a one-year demonstration project.
State senators were scheduled to receive a refresher course in ethics on Wednesday, the fallout from a series of legal cases involving Democratic lawmakers this year.
Officials will offer a $20,000 reward Wednesday for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a man who was allegedly killed because he was driving a red car.
Prosecutors say two former Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies planted guns to justify arrests at a medical marijuana dispensary in 2011.
A 27-year-old registered sex offender has been arrested for allegedly having intercourse with a minor, South Bay authorities said Wednesday.
Mitt Romney is weighing in on competitive Republican primary for a GOP held House seat in California -- the latest sign that the 2012 Republican presidential nominee plans to play an influential role in helping to shape the future of his party.
Clint Eastwood 's latest movie, "American Sniper," kicked off with a bang in Los Angeles County this week.
In this Thursday, April, 10, 2014, file photo, massive flames engulf a tractor-trailer and a tour bus just after they collide on Interstate 5, near Orland, Calif.
In the wake of more than two dozen deaths, a panel has recommended a sweeping overhaul of Los Angeles County's child welfare system.
A 36-year-old California man is facing federal criminal charges following his arrest in Las Vegas on charges alleging he transported a teenage girl from Minnesota to Los Angeles to engage in prostitution.
With its unique collection of colorful outdoor art, the Second Street Sculpture Park in five years has helped bring some much-needed attention to the longtime empty space on the west side of Second Street in Pomona.
The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office has reviewed an internal L.A. school district report on its iPad contract and concluded that criminal charges are not warranted.
Mr. Smiley and I are neighbors in California's 26th State Senate District, which includes coastal Los Angeles County, Beverly Hills and Hollywood.