A popular spring break celebration near the University of California, Santa Barbara campus turned violent Saturday, prompting officers to release tear gas into crowds.
Authorities say seven people were arrested and more than $150,000 in illegal knockoffs of handbags, movies, music and more were seized at a Riverside County swap meet.
Authorities this week arrested more than 120 contractors for allegedly working without proper licenses during a statewide undercover sting operation.
So far in 2014, each month has brought news of another arrest or conviction of a Democratic California state senator. The latest was Wednesday’s arrest of Sen. Leland Yee of San Francisco.
The letters are addressed to so-called “multiple arrestees,” described as someone living in the LAPD’s Mission Station area who was arrested more than once last year.
Police say they are having trouble investigating a nightclub fight that left a 23-year-old woman dead because many of the victim’s friends won’t talk to them.
Numerous reputed Mara Salvatrucha, or MS-13, gang members and associates are facing federal and state charges.
Since January, nine men have been arrested for allegedly engaging in lewd conduct inside a downtown Los Angeles library, it was reported Saturday.
Authorities say they’ve arrested three men in connection with various crimes targeting a Huntington Park high school.
Several people have been arrested on various charges after authorities say they uncovered more than 1,000 pounds of unprocessed marijuana from a home in Perris.
Five suspects were in custody Friday in connection with the possession and distribution of child pornography over the Internet.
A prostitution sting in Van Nuys Thursday evening netted 22 arrests.
California authorities arrested 75 people, some with shady pasts and most of them accused of working without proper licenses, during an undercover sting operation conducted last week by the Contractors State License Board.
A judge ordered two suspects to stand trial Monday in the shooting deaths of two USC graduate students from China last year.
Police announced arrests Thursday in two separate high-profile homicides of a young mother and a grandmother in Long Beach.