The fire was contained to the man’s bedroom within about 15 minutes but authorities said the home suffered extensive smoke damage.
A Moreno Valley City Councilman Tuesday was facing several felony fraud charges after he was arrested for improperly collecting income from a state program that provided in-home care for his mother.
A Good Samaritan came to the rescue of a disabled woman who was ripped off by a caretaker she hired through Craigslist.
A caretaker is accused of stealing from a disabled woman and leaving her stranded in bed in downtown Los Angeles.
Police in Inglewood have arrested the caretaker of a 5-year-old girl who died after officers found her unconscious in a bathtub.