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Rolling Hills Estates Man Recalls Threatening Call From Con Artist As FBI Warns Of Extortion Scam

Police are once again warning the public about a phone scam that could have those who answer thinking they’ve committed a crime.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/23/2015

California Attorney General Kamala Harris speaks onstage on October 10, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Jason Merritt/Getty Images for Variety)

Kamala Harris Seeks Review After Recent Shootings By Police

California’s attorney general is stepping into the national debate over the recent slayings of unarmed civilians by police, calling for a review by her agency and promising to lead a public dialogue.

01/05/2015

Authorities say about 70 percent of all methamphetamine enters the U.S. through San Diego. (Photo credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Calif. DOJ Launches LA-Based Anti-Meth Task Force

The California Department of Justice (DOJ) will create a new anti-methamphetamine task force based in Los Angeles, Attorney General Kamala Harris announced Monday.

10/06/2014

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$435K Federal Grant Aimed At Keeping First-Time Offenders Out Of Jail

City prosecutors are getting some help from the federal government in keeping first-time, low level offenders out of jail.

09/23/2014

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$3.1M Will Be Returned To Victims Of MoneyGram Scheme

Over 1,200 residents in Los Angeles were expected to receive checks in the mail starting Tuesday courtesy of the U.S. Postal Inspection Service.

12/17/2013

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DOJ Accuses 2 LA Sheriff’s Stations Of Discrimination

The U.S. Justice Department said Friday it found that Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies at two stations in the Antelope Valley have engaged in a pattern or practice of unconstitutional stops, searches, seizures and excessive force targeting African-Americans and Latinos.

06/28/2013

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Feds Investigating Home Depot Over Foreign Goods

Federal officials are investigating allegations that Home Depot is providing Chinese-made products and other foreign goods to government customers in violation of the Buy American Act.

06/26/2011

DOJ Sues Calif. Over Sikh Inmate’s Religious Right

The Justice Department is suing the state of California alleging that a Sikh inmate in a San Luis Obispo prison was unfairly disciplined for refusing to trim his beard in adherence to his religion.

03/15/2011

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Feds Warn LAPD To Do More About Racial Profiling

The federal government is warning the Los Angeles Police Department to do more to combat racial profiling by officers.

11/14/2010

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