Federal prosecutors and Los Angeles County have reached a settlement designed to resolve two federal civil rights investigations into conditions in the county jail system, authorities announced Wednesday.
Lifeguards could be seen driving up and down the beaches making sure no one was in the water and everyone was off the beach.
Los Angeles County health officials could soon be serving up some changes to the restaurant grading system.
The campaign comes in response to what officials are calling a “disturbing number” of recent drownings and near-drownings countywide.
Clean-up crews were checking several beaches along the Ventura County coastline Friday where oil has been reportedly seen washing ashore, authorities said.
San Bernardino county officials and attorneys for Francis Jared Pusok finalized the settlement in connection with Pusok’s April 9 arrest in Apple Valley.
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.
Attorney General Kamala Harris says she wants to strengthen the trust between police and the public following recent slayings of unarmed civilians by officers nationwide.
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors followed in the footsteps of city officials Tuesday in calling for a study on how raising the minimum wage would impact the local economy.
Los Angeles County officials voted by a narrow margin Tuesday to throw their support behind President Barack Obama’s executive actions on immigration.
Law enforcement officials said Wednesday they’re focused on reducing the number of inmates in Los Angeles County who return to prison.
Southland doctors have been told to be on on the lookout for patients reporting unusual vision problems after clusters of syphilis that cause blindness have been reported on the West Coast.
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies will undergo training for interacting with photographers or members of the public who are taking photos in public places as part of a court settlement.
Los Angeles County officials were set to vote Tuesday on whether to increase fines for wasting water.
Los Angeles County is teaming up with the U.S. State Department to provide training to foreign prosecutors and law enforcement personnel.