A federal judge gave final approval Monday to a settlement in a class-action lawsuit alleging Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies engaged in violence and abuse against jail inmates.
A 24-year-old Murrieta mother was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of abusing her twin 3-year-old sons, police said.
Collins’ attorney Mark Vincent Kaplan filed a trial brief Friday stating that his client has lost all future earning power due to the posting of the audio on celebrity website TMZ.
Matthew Frazer, 39, of Yucca Valley, was sentenced Friday by United States District Judge Virginia A. Phillip, the United States Attorney’s Office states.
Actress Amanda Bynes turned to Twitter Friday to make several statements about her father abusing her and that a “microchip” in her brain made her say it.
Attorney Luis Carrillo was expected to argue the school district is allegedly trying to get the witness to “correct” erroneous statements about claims linked to the troubled school.
Officials with the University of California have created a task force to tackle the issue of sexual abuse throughout its 10-campus system.
Thirty-six-year-old Ibrahim Yousef Battat, Laguna Niguel, is charged with one felony count of attempted murder, one felony count of elder abuse, according to the Orange County District Attorney’s office.
USC and Occidental College were named among 55 colleges and universities currently under investigation, federal officials announced Thursday.
A $2,500 reward was being offered Tuesday for information leading to the arrest of the those responsible for mutilating a pelican.
An audit that investigated child welfare agencies following the death of a local boy will result in changes statewide, officials said Wednesday.
Two men who ran a Lake Elsinore animal breeding facility where rodents and reptiles lived in their own accumulated waste have plead guilty to misdemeanor and felony charges, according to reports.
A Los Angeles-based doctor, along with several activist groups, protested the recent release of the painkiller Zohydro ER in front of the Food and Drug Administration building in Irvine.
A family of a student with autism Wednesday has filed a lawsuit against the Orange Unified School District alleging the boy was abused during the 2012-2013 school year.
Desiree Martinez was arrested Monday after deputies responded to the 23200 block of West Avenue D to a call for service regarding a person possibly abusing an animal.