Over the past 24 hours, residents in Santa Clarita Valley have been getting phone calls from scam artists posing as deputies in order to collect “fines,” officials warned Thursday night.
Two people have died in the custody of Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies.
Chris Miller recorded the frightening ordeal on his Smartphone.
Budget cuts and staffing shortages in the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department have slowed emergency response times in unincorporated areas, according to reports.
The alleged attack occurred last Friday evening, authorities said.
Prosecutors say two former Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies planted guns to justify arrests at a medical marijuana dispensary in 2011.
Kern County sheriff’s deputies won’t face criminal charges over the death of a man they beat during an arrest.
“Since he looked comfortable sunning himself we decided not to disturb him any further. We let him stay on board and ride back to the station with us,” deputy Nancarrow said.
Detectives with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Missing Persons Unit are asking the public to help them find a missing 61-year-old man.
A carjacking suspect is expected to survive following an officer-involved shooting in Whittier, authorities said Sunday.
For three brothers, the massive manhunt for fugitive ex-cop Christopher Dorner last year hit close to home.
Two additional Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies Friday were indicted on federal civil rights charges in connection to alleged abuse at the Men’s Central Jail.
Deputies were called to the scene at 126th Street and Mona Boulevard around 11:00 p.m.
A man whose case helped prompt the federal investigation into corruption and civil rights abuses against the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department says he hoped justice will finally be served.
As many as 18 people have been charged in five separate cases involving corruption and civil rights charges, FBI officials said.