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City Attorney Announces Conviction Of Serial Groper Who Preyed Upon Women Jogging Near USC

Javier Cardoza, 21, entered a plea of no contest to four counts of battery on school grounds.


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LA To Double Compliance Checks In Anti-Teen Smoking Crackdown

City officials rolled out a new initiative Monday aimed at preventing kids from smoking through education efforts geared at parents and retailers.


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City Attorney Sues Contractor For Alleged DWP Billing Mismanagement

Prosecutors say a Los Angeles city contractor has cost taxpayers millions of dollars in damages.


An undercover David Goldstein investigation explains how kids are getting their hands on medical marijuana. (creditL CBS)

Only On 2: Investigation Reveals Medical Marijuana Is Getting Into School Kids’ Hands

So exactly how did these kids get their hands on it?


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City Attorney Crackdown Targets Hollywood Talent Scams

Prosecutors are bringing down the curtain on Hollywood scam artists who target aspiring actors and other performers.



$435K Federal Grant Aimed At Keeping First-Time Offenders Out Of Jail

City prosecutors are getting some help from the federal government in keeping first-time, low level offenders out of jail.


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Owner Charged In LA Party Bus Death

The city attorney’s office announced Monday that it’s filed two dozen misdemeanor counts against Hyros Corporation of Los Angeles and its owner, Ayrapet Kasabyan.


A student on his way to school walks past a Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) school, in Los Angeles, California on February 13, 2009. California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has threatened to send layoff warnings to at least 20,000 state workers unless a budget agreement is reached Friday.  (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

School Safety Program To Tackle Truancy, Gun Violence Prevention

City prosecutors said Monday they have a plan to help staff and parents tackle issues surrounding safe passages to school, truancy prevention, environmental safety, parent education and gun violence prevention.


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City Attorney Files Lawsuit Against Gang-Controlled Properties In South LA

City Attorney Mike Feuer Thursday filed a nuisance lawsuit against several gang-controlled properties in South LA.

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JP Morgan Chase Lawsuit Alleges Discriminatory Mortgage Lending

City prosecutors announced Friday a lawsuit against JP Morgan Chase claiming the bank engaged in discriminatory lending that allegedly fueled a wave of foreclosures in Los Angeles.


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City Attorney, LAPD To Partner With Realtors On Pot Shop Ban

City prosecutors are teaming up with the LAPD to to help property owners and real estate agents comply with a voter-approved measure regulating medical marijuana dispensaries.


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LA Woman Gets Jail, Counseling For Making 400+ False, Harassing 911 Calls

A Los Angeles woman will serve jail time for making hundreds of harassing and false 911 calls in the past two years, prosecutors said Monday.


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New Effort Underway To Take Guns Away From Domestic Violence Offenders

The Los Angeles Police Department and city officials Wednesday announced a new domestic violence/firearms policy aimed at keeping guns out of the hands of domestic abusers.

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Attorneys: Harassment Suit Against Councilman’s Staffer Too Vague

A sexual harassment suit filed by a former field deputy to Councilman Mitch Englander targeting the lawmaker’s chief of staff is too vague, according to the City Attorney’s Office.


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Bakery Owner Kept Shop Open During Rat Infestation, Prosecutors Say

The owner of a Westside bakery has been charged with 24 criminal counts after he kept his business open following orders from county health inspectors that it be closed due to a rat infestation.