Budget cuts and staffing shortages in the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department have slowed emergency response times in unincorporated areas, according to reports.
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill that will let counties continue sharing available jail cells as they try to avoid overcrowding or releasing inmates early.
Officials in Los Angeles County and over a dozen other counties in Southern California are no longer honoring requests from federal immigration agents, according to a report.
An Artesia woman has filed a lawsuit alleging Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies violated the law when she fought off a man who invaded her home, attorneys said Wednesday.
Carol Ann Coronado was charged with three counts of murder and one charge of attempted murder.
“This year, receding water levels have created conditions that Department of Parks and Recreation officials have deemed unsafe, particularly for patrons who may lack advanced swimming skills.”
As Angelenos run for the beaches during this May heatwave, Southland lifeguards are urging them to check for possible riptides before jumping into the water.
One of 20 current and former Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies facing corruption and civil rights charges pleaded guilty Monday to a weapons violation.
Welfare and food stamp benefits totaling $153 million were issued to illegal immigrant parents for their native-born children during the first quarter of 2014, officials said Tuesday.
Mayor Eric Garcetti and Los Angeles County officials Monday unveiled their respective budget proposals for the upcoming fiscal year that begins in July.
Public health officials issued new vaccination guidelines Wednesday after a reported jump in the number of meningitis cases this year among gay men in Los Angeles.
Some of the world’s finest aircraft is set to take over the skies above the Antelope Valley this weekend.
The number of distressed properties sold in Southern California and statewide has plunged dramatically over the last five years, resulting in higher home prices, according to a real estate industry group.
A swarm of several small quakes has been reported for the second straight day in Riverside County.
A deadly tree virus in Riverside County could pose both an ecological and economic threat this season.