Federal Oversight, Sweeping Reforms Coming To LA County Jails 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.
LA County Beaches Re-Opened Following Severe Weather WarningsLifeguards could be seen driving up and down the beaches making sure no one was in the water and everyone was off the beach.
LA County Health Officials To Review ABC Grading System For RestaurantsLos Angeles County health officials could soon be serving up some changes to the restaurant grading system.
Riverside County Launches Campaign Against 'Disturbing Number' Of Child DrowningsThe campaign comes in response to what officials are calling a "disturbing number" of recent drownings and near-drownings countywide.
First South Bay, Now Ventura County: Tar Balls Wash Ashore More Beaches Clean-up crews were checking several beaches along the Ventura County coastline Friday where oil has been reportedly seen washing ashore, authorities said.
Horse Pursuit Suspect Beaten By Deputies Agrees To $650,000 SettlementSan Bernardino county officials and attorneys for Francis Jared Pusok finalized the settlement in connection with Pusok's April 9 arrest in Apple Valley.
Judge OKs Settlement In Class-Action Lawsuit Against LA Jail DeputiesA 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.
Calif. Attorney General Unveils Plan To Reduce Police BiasAttorney General Kamala Harris says she wants to strengthen the trust between police and the public following recent slayings of unarmed civilians by officers nationwide.
LA County Officials Commission Study On Impact Of Minimum Wage HikeThe 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.
LA County Supes Vote To Support Executive Order On ImmigrationLos Angeles County officials voted by a narrow margin Tuesday to throw their support behind President Barack Obama's executive actions on immigration.
LA County Launches Effort To Reduce Number Of Inmates Returning To PrisonLaw enforcement officials said Wednesday they're focused on reducing the number of inmates in Los Angeles County who return to prison.
LA County Health Officials ID 2 Possible Cases Of Ocular SyphilisSouthland 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.