Feds Seek $12.5M In California Assets From Businesswoman At Center Of Philippines Corruption CaseThe agency filed a civil forfeiture complaint, contending that Janet Lim Napoles bought the assets for herself and her daughters with a decade's worth of stolen money intended to fight poverty in the Philippines.
City Of Vernon Prepares For Population Boom To 200 PeopleA series of public corruption scandals led to reforms. And next month, an apartment complex will welcome 102 new residents, effectively doubling the population.
Several FIFA Officials Arrested, To Be Extradited To U.S. On Charges Of Corruption Swiss officials say six soccer officials were arrested in Switzterland arrested, on suspicion of receiving and paying bribes.
Ex-LA County Undersheriff, Captain Plead Not Guilty To Corruption ChargesFormer Los Angeles County Undersheriff Paul Tanaka and retired Sheriff’s Captain William Thomas Carey were in custody on federal corruption charges Thursday.
Parents Demand Recall Of Beleaguered Centinela School District BoardThe controversy surrounding the Centinela Valley Union High School District continues as a recall arises to replace the school board that hired its scandal-ridden former superintendent.
Ex-Lawmaker Yee Pleads Not Guilty To New ChargesFormer California state Sen. Leland Yee has pleaded not guilty to an expanded indictment in his corruption case that included two new charges of money-laundering.
Court Papers Reveal Informants In Corruption Sting Newly unsealed court documents say one of California State Sen. Ron Calderon's own aides and a former member of the state Assembly staff assisted the FBI in the corruption sting that ensnared the politician.
Deputy Charged With Taking Bribes For Fixing TicketsA deputy believed to be the whistle-blower in the FBI corruption probe of the L.A. County Sheriff's Department was charged Thursday with taking bribes.
Mistrial Declared In Jail Corruption Case Against LASD DeputyA mistrial was declared Thursday for a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputy accused in a federal probe alleging abuse inside the jail system.
LA County Assessor Indicted On 24 Counts In 2012 Makes $500K Off TaxpayersA candidate for County Assessor is calling on the Board of Supervisors to take action on John Noguez, who has evidently made over $500,000 with full pay and benefits in the two years since he took a leave of absence from the position.
Robert Rizzo Sentenced To 12 Years In Bell Corruption CaseFormer Bell City Manager Robert Rizzo was sentenced Wednesday morning to 12 years in state prison for his role in the Bell corruption scandal.
Spaccia Sentenced To Nearly 12 Years In State Prison In Bell Corruption ScandalFormer Bell assistant city administrator Angela Spaccia Thursday was sentenced to 11 years and eight months in prison and ordered to pay nearly $8 million in restitution.