City officials on Friday called for lawmakers and police to take additional steps to help curb the rising number of hit-and-run incidents in Los Angeles.
Officials are investigating the tagging of a $2.3 million Learjet at Van Nuys Airport.
Outgoing Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa hailed a “continued, steady and dramatic decline” of crime in the city of Los Angeles after mid-year crime rates were released Friday.
Jose Francisco Nuno pleaded guilty Wednesday to five felony counts of assault with a deadly weapon or force likely to produce great bodily injury.
A new smartphone app will make it easier for passengers on Metro buses and trains to report suspicious activity directly to Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies.
Residents of Santa Monica are staying calm despite a recent wave of violence in the quiet seaside community.
Nune Gevorkyan was sentenced to six months in prison, while her husband, Oganes Koshkaryan, was sentenced to four years and nine months, according to federal prosecutor Martin Estrada.
Just six months after taking office, the Los Angeles County District Attorney is declaring war on cyber crime.
Cases of passengers breaking into other people’s carry-on bags during flights are on the rise at Los Angeles International Airport.
The suspects are believed to have fought with security at a Target on Central Avenue and were originally wanted for retail theft.
Beyond the obvious question of “Why?”, victims, observers, journalists all want to know what was inside the mind of Boston Marathon bomber suspects Tamerlan and Dzhokar Tsarnaev.
Robust police staffing levels and improved community relations are among the factors responsible for a dramatic drop in homicides and other violent crimes in Los Angeles, city officials said Friday.
Torrance police have cracked a nationwide shoplifting ring that reportedly targeted Southland stores selling high-priced technology.
A 21-year-old man has died following a possibly gang-related shooting in Long Beach, police said.
Civil rights activists and other community leaders called for hate crime charges on Monday against gang members suspected in attacks on a Compton black family and threats against other black residents.